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Fighting Fantasy books coming to iPhone

Fighting Fantasy books coming to iPhone

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The Fighting Fantasy range of gamebooks, which were an introduction to the world of fantasy for thousands of kids in the 80s and 90s, are coming to the iPhone. The founder of the series, Ian Livingstone, confirmed earlier in the month that they'd be arriving... >>

VIDEO: Final Fantasy XIII trailer released

VIDEO: Final Fantasy XIII trailer released

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Square Enix has released a new Final Fantasy XIII trailer that will give FF fans a sneak peek into what they can expect from the next instalment in the series. The trailer shows a mixture of cinematic sequences as well as some gameplay footage too, which... >>

New Final Fantasy game won't hit Europe until 2010

New Final Fantasy game won't hit Europe until 2010

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Gamers outside of Japan will not be seeing Final Fantasy XIII until April 2010 at the earliest. The news was confirmed in a press release, and attributed to Square Enix president Yoichi Wada. Japanese gamers can still expect to see the game in 2009 as... >>

Fable II "Knothole Island" DLC coming 13 January

Fable II "Knothole Island" DLC coming 13 January

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Lionhead Studios has announced it will be releasing new DLC for Fable II on 13 January. Senior programmer Jonathan Shaw and fellow members of the team hint at what we can expect from the new episode in the latest instalment of Lionhead Studios' video... >>

PETA names Fable 2 "most animal friendly game" of 2008

PETA names Fable 2 "most animal friendly game" of 2008

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PETA has taken a break from slamming video games for their poor treatment of animals, to single out Xbox 360's Fable 2 for being 2008's "most animal-friendly game". At PETA's sixth annual Proggy Awards the organisation described Fable 2 as a "vegetarian's... >>

The Last Remnant - Xbox 360
2.5 stars

The Last Remnant - Xbox 360

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What is it with these Japanese RPG’s and their strangely unsuitable names? Look back towards what most consider the ultimate JRPG series, the Final Fantasy games, and ponder just why Square decided to call them FINAL Fantasy. Final? Considering the... >>

Ascaron teams with Nobilis for new RPG, King's Bounty: The Legend

Ascaron teams with Nobilis for new RPG, King's Bounty: The Legend

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Ascaron Entertainment, the developer behind the Sacred game series, has announced a new RPG in partnership with Lyon-based publisher Nobilis. King's Bounty: The Legend is a knight saga that is described as a mixture between "role-playing adventure and... >>

Ascaron releases hefty Sacred 2 patch

Ascaron releases hefty Sacred 2 patch

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A patch for PC RPG Sacred 2 has been released by Ascaron, and it's a pretty hefty one. Version 2.31.0 will need 620MB and introduces a number of additions including ten new bosses and a new level of detail for better performance. Other changes you might... >>

Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood - DS
3.5 stars

Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood - DS

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Sonic the hedgehog returns to the DS for more hero action, but should you drop everything and get ready to save the day? We getting tapping the stylus to find out. Knuckles has been kidnapped, you're holiday has been cut short, shock horror -what's a... >>

Phantasy Star and Mega Man installments for Virtual Console

Phantasy Star and Mega Man installments for Virtual Console

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Two installments of best-loved action and adventures series' Mega Man and Phantasy Star form this week's Virtual Console update. If you've enjoyed the recently released Mega Man 9, why not go way back to Mega Man 3 and master that as well? In the year... >>