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Game news from Japan

Bless – Japan server enters Closed Beta 2 later this month

With the South Korean server in the middle of a major overhaul, and the English server cancelled (though it is planned to return), the...

Avabel Online – Mobile MMORPG heading to consoles and PC

After revealing Fantasy Earth Genesis with Square Enix, Japanese developer Asobimo made a huge announcement itself when confirming Avabel Online, its mobile MMORPG which...

Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links – Konami announces PC version of popular TCG

Over at Tokyo Game Show, Konami Digital Entertainment announced that the PC version of Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links is scheduled to launch this coming Winter. Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel...

Dragon Ball Z: Bucchgiri Match – Teaser trailer for new HTML5...

BXD is a new studio formed recently by Japanese heavyweights Bandai Namco Entertainment and Drecom, with a focus on HTML5 games. Over at Tokyo...

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...