Tecmo Koei Archive

  • You Haven’t Seen a Ninja Gaiden Game Like This Before

    You Haven’t Seen a Ninja Gaiden Game Like This Before

    Comcept’s Keiji Inafune, of Mega Man, Onimusha and Dead Rising fame, has joined forces with Team Ninja and Spark Unlimited to put a comic book zombie spin on the Ninja Gaiden franchise. First appearing at last year’s Tokyo Game Show, Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z is […]

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  • Ninja Gaiden 3 Honed to a Razor’s Edge

    Ninja Gaiden 3 Honed to a Razor’s Edge

    Hardcore series fans didn’t care for Ninja Gaiden 3 very much when it first hit PS3 and Xbox 360 earlier this year. It was too streamlined from the previous games and just didn’t have that same level of tightly balanced skill-based combat Ninja Gaiden‘s main […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: LEGO Batman 2, Devil May Cry, and Sleeping Dogs in The Cave

    Screenshot Saturday: LEGO Batman 2, Devil May Cry, and Sleeping Dogs in The Cave

    Happy Memorial Day weekend, friends and readers of VGBlogger! I’m pooped after a long day of spring cleaning, which mainly consisted of about three hours of vacuuming in high humidity 90-degree heat, so I’m going to keep things short and sweet and let you proceed […]

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  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors Goes All Dynasty Warriors on Your Manga-Lovin’ Ass

    One Piece: Pirate Warriors Goes All Dynasty Warriors on Your Manga-Lovin’ Ass

    Eiichiro Oda’s manga masterpiece gets the Dynasty Warriors treatment in One Piece: Pirate Warriors, coming exclusively to PS3 via PSN download later this year. Tecmo Koei’s Omega Force team is rocking out on this anime brawler, the fetching manga graphics authentically capturing the One Piece […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: PAX East 2012 Edition

    Screenshot Saturday: PAX East 2012 Edition

    PAX East rolled into Boston this weekend, so for our latest edition of Screenshot Saturday we’re taking a closer look at some of the show’s headline games as well as various other gameplay images that surfaced over the past handful or so days. Browse along […]

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  • Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll Launch Trailer

    Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll Launch Trailer

    Sleeper PS3 exclusive action-RPG Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll is out next week, and as the latest game from Koei’s Omega Force team, you can expect a lot of hacking, a lot of slashing, and a lot of overly dramatic cutscenes. Oh yeah, and a […]

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  • See What Happens When Dead or Alive and Metroid Combine

    See What Happens When Dead or Alive and Metroid Combine

    Team Ninja makes Dead or Alive games. Team Ninja also worked with Nintendo to make last year’s Wii game Metroid: Other M. So it only makes sense that the two should come together for a little 3DS cross-over action, right? Right! Tecmo Koei has announced […]

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  • Nintendo 3DS Screenshot Compendium Part 2

    Nintendo 3DS Screenshot Compendium Part 2

    Picking up where I left off at last year’s E3, here is a complete visual guide of every last screenshot I could scrounge up from Nintendo’s 3DS launch announcement event. There are 30 galleries in all, so you better start browsing…NOW! And with that, our […]

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  • Nintendo 3DS Trailer Round-Up

    Nintendo 3DS Trailer Round-Up

    Loads of new 3DS game trailers flooded in today following Nintendo’s press extravaganza confirming the device’s launch date and price, and while there is no way to see the 3D effect without a 3DS live and in your hands, it’s still nice to see what […]

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  • Nintendo 3DS Launch Window Game Lineup Looks Like This

    Nintendo 3DS Launch Window Game Lineup Looks Like This

    The Nintendo 3DS hardware is very impressive, but all the fancy bells and whistles will be meaningless without good games to play. Fortunately, it looks like Nintendo is putting together a solid roster of both first- and third-party games to get the system off and […]

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