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Sony Throwing A Global Launch Party For Slim PS3

By Spencer . August 21, 2009 . 1:12am

Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong sent out a press bulletin proudly announcing they are going to host the global launch party for the slim PlayStation 3.

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Sands of Destruction And Iron Man 2 Making A Debut At Comic-Con

By Spencer . July 15, 2009 . 3:46pm

Sands of Destruction wasn’t at E3, but next week we’ll get a look at the North American version. Sega will show it and a bunch of other games at San Diego’s Comic-Con show.

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Level 5 Teasing 2009 Vision

By Spencer . July 10, 2009 . 5:39pm

Level 5, the developer of Professor Layton and Dragon Quest IX, opened a teaser page for their yearly “Level 5 Vision”, a fancy name for a press conference.

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Video Games Live To Debut In Japan

By Ishaan . June 21, 2009 . 2:10pm

Video Games Live is set to make its Japanese debut this September. Titled “Video Games Live in Japan,” the concert will be held from September 21-22.

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Nothing Says Happy Father’s Day Like King of Fighters XII

By Spencer . June 17, 2009 . 10:40am

Looking for something to do with your Dad on Sunday? How does playing the PS3 version of King of Fighters XII early sound?

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Capcom Opening Monster Hunter Gaming Center In London

By Spencer . June 11, 2009 . 9:22am

Monster Hunter Freedom is a social experience in Asia. Gamers congregate in fast food joints like McDonalds and huddle around multiplayer Monster Hunter games. Capcom’s Europe division hopes to spark a similar phenomenon with their Monster Hunter Gathering Hall.

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Xbox 360 Truck Visited By Star Ocean Cosplayer

By Spencer . April 29, 2009 . 6:08am

Hong Kong is privy to strong marketing pushes from Microsoft. Earlier this year Hong Kong’s Xbox division gave away gold Xbox 360s. Their latest push? An Xbox 360 truck carrying LCD TVs hooked up with Xbox 360 games.

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Aksys Blazes Into Anime Expo (Update: A New Guest Arrives)

By Spencer . April 13, 2009 . 11:39am

More publishers are showing up to E3 this year, but Aksys won’t be there. As of today they aren’t on the list. Anime Expo was the place to be for Aksys announcements last year. This year Aksys is expanding their presence at Anime Expo by flying Toshimichi Mori, Director and Lead Artist of Blazblue, to […]

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The Somber Nintendo DSi Launch Party

By Spencer . April 6, 2009 . 2:20pm

This weekend Nintendo returned to a familiar location for their Nintendo DSi launch party. Citywalk, a shopping area inside Universal Studios, was the same venue where the original Nintendo DS and, more recently, the Wii were launched.   The event should have been a smashing success with parkour performances, art giveaways from I am 8 […]

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This Is The Swag You Can Get At The DSi Launch Party

By Spencer . April 3, 2009 . 2:57pm

Tomorrow, Nintendo is throwing a launch party for the DSi at Citywalk from 9PM – 12AM. Show up and you’re also privy to some free stuff. What kind of swag? The video game art group i am 8-bit is providing stickers, signed posters, and t-shirts.   •    POSTERS – Three hand-silkscreened posters from famed artists […]

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Nintendo DSi Gets Wii-like Launch Event In Los Angeles

By Spencer . March 30, 2009 . 12:13pm

Nintendo is returning to where the Wii launched for another kick off party. This Saturday, April 4, from 9PM – 12 AM the Gamestop at Universal Studios’ Citywalk will be the home of a Nintendo sponsored DSi event.   At the midnight party attendees will have a chance to win art from I Am 8-Bit, […]

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Yoshinori Kitase Plays Dissidia: Inside Asia’s Dissidia: Final Fantasy Event

By Spencer . December 19, 2008 . 2:32pm

I didn’t expect the Asia Game Show to have any spectacles to see. Set your expectations low and you won’t be disappointed right? I was unprepared, absolutely unprepared, when I walked into the show and saw Yoshinori Kitase, the Executive Producer of Dissidia: Final Fantasy, promoting the game at the event. This was almost like […]

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Grand Theft Auto IV Gets A Shibuya Launch Party

By Spencer . October 24, 2008 . 11:50am

Grand Theft Auto IV is old news for us. We’re done with the game looking forward to zombie wars. Japan is one of the few places in the world that doesn’t have the game yet. Capcom is going to publish it next week and it’s not getting a typical meet the creators launch in Akihabara. […]

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Square Enix Saved Dragon Quest IX For Jump Fiesta

By Spencer . October 23, 2008 . 10:33am

Dragon Quest IX wasn’t playable at Tokyo Game Show. We saw an awesome trailer, but that was it. If you want more information on Dragon Quest IX and possibly play it head back to the Makuhari Messe for Jump Fiesta on December 20 – 21. Square Enix will finally lift the veil on Dragon Quest […]

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Get Your Dragon Quest IX Information At TGS’ Dragon Quest Event

By Spencer . September 30, 2008 . 8:10am

Square Enix is giving the Dragon Quest series a 90 minute event during the two public days of Tokyo Game Show. Head to the event stage at hall 8 to catch Square Enix’s Dragon Quest Special Stage at 1:00 – 2:30 on Saturday, October 11 and 10:30AM – 12:00 Sunday, October 12. Attendees will catch […]