E3 2013 Archive

  • Take a Relaxing Trip to Yoshi’s New Island

    Take a Relaxing Trip to Yoshi’s New Island

    Hook up with the nearest Nintendo travel agent and start planning your next vacation to Yoshi’s New Island. All you need is a Nintendo 3DS and an eagerness to go on an eggscellent platforming adventure alongside Yoshi and his precious Baby Mario. The only problem […]

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  • Checking in on Square Enix’s Kingdom Hearts and Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remasters

    Checking in on Square Enix’s Kingdom Hearts and Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remasters

    I don’t know about you, but I never tire of watching new trailers for any game with the words Final Fantasy or Kingdom Hearts in the title. But both at the same time? I don’t know if my fanboy heart can take it! Whatever, I’ll […]

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  • Batman: Arkham Origins — Villains, Gadgets, Crime Scenes & Vita Screens

    Batman: Arkham Origins — Villains, Gadgets, Crime Scenes & Vita Screens

    Warner Bros. swooped into E3 this week with the first gameplay trailer for Batman: Arkham Origins. Highlights include a showcase of the main Gotham City villains a young, raw Batman will face–Deathstroke, Black Mask, Deadshot, Bane and The Joker have been revealed so far–as well […]

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  • Mario Kart 8 Turns Mascot Racing Upside Down

    Mario Kart 8 Turns Mascot Racing Upside Down

    Go-kart racers, start your engines! The eighth numbered Mario Kart is currently in the Wii U dev shop getting geared and tuned up by Nintendo’s top mechanics for the series’ first HD home console release. Upgrades from recent games will be reinstalled, such as underwater […]

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  • Atlus Prepares for a Hot Summer of Fantasy Brawling and Samurai Demon Slaying

    Atlus Prepares for a Hot Summer of Fantasy Brawling and Samurai Demon Slaying

    Two of the hottest, most anticipated handheld games of the summer are–surprise, surprise–both coming from Atlus. Still not excited? These new trailers from E3 will certainly do the trick. Exactly a month from today, Atlus will first release Shin Megami Tensei IV, the premium Nintendo […]

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  • Daedalic Works More Adventure Game Magic in Memoria

    Daedalic Works More Adventure Game Magic in Memoria

    Sequel to last year’s Chains of Satinav, Memoria is another epic adventure game to look forward to from the point-and-click wizards at Daedalic Entertainment. Like Chains of Satinav–and the upcoming turn-based strategy RPG Blackguards—Memoria takes place in the world of Aventuria, from the pen and […]

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  • Final Fantasy XIV Heeds the Crystal’s Call on PlayStation 4

    Final Fantasy XIV Heeds the Crystal’s Call on PlayStation 4

    Already set for an August 27th launch on PC and PS3, the rebirth project for Square Enix’s troubled MMORPG, Final Fantasy XIV, will now encompass a PlayStation 4 release in 2014. Square Enix is also working with Sony to put the necessary infrastructure in place […]

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  • Killer Instinct Returns as a Free-to-Play Xbox One Launch Title

    Killer Instinct Returns as a Free-to-Play Xbox One Launch Title

    Rare’s cult classic Killer Instinct fighting game franchise makes its return later this year as a rebooted Xbox One exclusive launch title, but not how fans might have expected. For starters, Double Helix, not Rare, is heading up development. Also interesting-and controversial among hardcore fans […]

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  • It’s on Like Donkey Kong on Wii U

    It’s on Like Donkey Kong on Wii U

    It took a decade for Donkey Kong to make a proper home console reappearance in Donkey Kong Country Returns on the Wii (not counting the bongo-controlled Jungle Beat), a game that has also since been re-released on the 3DS to fantastic results. Thankfully it won’t […]

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  • Killzone Tag Teams E3 with Mercenary and Shadow Fall

    Killzone Tag Teams E3 with Mercenary and Shadow Fall

    Sony will be banking heavily on the Killzone franchise to be a system seller for both of its newest platforms this holiday season, with Killzone: Shadow Fall being the main first-party exclusive blockbuster in the PlayStation 4’s launch arsenal, and Killzone: Mercenary aiming to be […]

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