• Gamescom 2019: What To Expect

    1 month ago - By Attack of the Fanboy

    Europe's equivalent to North America's E3, Gamescom 2019 is all set to begin this week in Cologne, Germany from August 20 to 24. The event will see announcements on brand new IP's as well as updates to existing ones as the video game community awaits with bated breath. Just like E3, a lot of those reveals have been leaked across the internet over the past few weeks, giving us some insight on what the developers have been working on.
    Some companies are holding special events and conferences the day before on August 19, usually to spruce up the products a bit before the convention attendees...
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  • Nintendo allowing trade-ins of older Switch models bought after announcement of new one

    Nintendo allowing trade-ins of older Switch models bought after announcement of new one

    1 month ago - By Destructoid

    [ Update: It turns out this may be a case of YMMV. After this story broke during the week, outlet Go Nintendo reached out to Nintendo of America to confirm if the company would be providing exchanges on any units. In a PR statement, the company confirmed that is is not offering such a service.
    "We do not have a Nintendo Switch exchange program. We always want players to enjoy their Nintendo Switch systems, and if anything ever gets in the way of that, we encourage them to visit for support, or to contact our consumer support team."
    The official policy may be that this offer doesn't exist...
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  • Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris adds original character Medina Orthinanos

    Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris adds original character Medina Orthinanos

    1 month ago - By Gematsu

    Bandai Namco released a new trailer, gameplay footage, and information for Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris during a stage event at Sword Art Online Beaters Meeting 2019. A new, game-original character named Medina Orthinanos will appear in the game. She is the daughter of the ninth generation head of the Orthinanos...
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  • Sword Art Online: Alicization Braiding announced for smartphones

    1 month ago - By Gematsu

    Bandai Namco has announced Sword Art Online: Alicization Braiding, a new RPG for iOS and Android devices due out as a free-to-play title with in-app purchases. A release date was not announced. More information will be announced on August 30. Watch the teaser trailer below. Visit the teaser website here
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  • Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet update to add new weapons and costumes on August 22; further updates planned

    1 month ago - By Gematsu

    Bandai Namco will release a free update for Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on August 22 that adds new weapons and costumes, the company announced during a stage event at Sword Art Online Beaters Meeting 2019. Among the costume new editions are a Prince Head from Katamari...
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