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Game news from Japan

Monster Hunter: World – PlayStation global launch date announced

As mentioned in previous posts, Monster Hunter: World will be launching first on consoles, followed by Windows PC at a later date. Today,...

Phantasy Star Online 2 – MMORPG to launch on Nintendo Switch...

In a Nintendo Direct broadcast earlier today, Nintendo announced the arrival of Phantasy Star Online 2 for the Nintendo Switch in 2018. Developed by...

Dragon’s Dogma Online – Ghosts ‘n Goblins characters join the adventure

The Japanese server of Dragon's Dogma Online is no stranger to collaborations, having seen the characters from Street Fighters and Persona invade the MMORPG....

Yakuza Online – SEGA reveals new game for PC and mobile...

Also known as 龍が如く, the Yakuza series of games can be considered one of the more popular console franchises coming out from Japan. Recently,...

Ghost in the Shell Online – Japan server announces upcoming closure

Developed by Korean studio Neople and also known as First Assault in the western market, Nexon recently announced the closure of Ghost in the...

Caravan Stories – Second trailer for cross-platform MMORPG released

First announced back in May, Caravan Stories is a cross-platform MMORPG currently in-development by Japanese studio Aiming. The second trailer talks about the history...

Breath of Fire 6 – Capcom announces closure of cross-platform MMORPG

Last week, Capcom announced the closure of Breath of Fire 6: Guardians of the White Dragon on 27 September 2017. The reason given was...

Dragon’s Dogma Online – Capcom reveals Season 3 update trailer

Japanese developer Capcom today revealed the latest trailer for Dragon's Dogma Online, focusing on the Season 3 expansion arriving on 17 August in Japan....

Phantasy Star Online 2 – Episode 5 update launching in Japan...

There are not many developers I really admire, but SEGA is definitely one of them due to their dedication in updating Phantasy Star Online...

Phantasy Star Online 2 – Episode 5 and Hero class arriving...

Revealed a couple of weeks ago by developer SEGA at the annual fan festival event, a new class known as Hero will be added...