Shadow of the Tomb Raider Showcases Underwater Survival

Shadow of the Tomb Raider releases a new video in a series of vignettes featuring game elements. This video features Lara navigating and surviving the treacherous underwater environments.

Explore underwater environments filled with vast caverns and deep tunnel systems in Shadow of the Tomb Raider.

Developer Eidos Montreal has already released videos of other Shadow of the Tomb Raider elements such as combat tactics, deadly tombs, environment, and traversal techniques. In another trailer, the developer explored Paititi, the game’s HUB.

Launching worldwide on September 14, Shadow of the Tomb Raider is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Sony Commemorating 500 Million PlayStation Units Sold Milestone With a New Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro

Sony revealed the 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro to commemorate a new milestone for PlayStation: sold over 525.3 million units worldwide over the past 24 years.

Coming out on August 24th worldwide, the 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro comes with a 2TB hard drive, and features a translucent dark blue console shell. The limited edition bundle also includes a matching DualShock 4 wireless controller, the PlayStation Camera, Vertical Stand, and mono headset. Sony will only have 50.000 limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro bundles available for purchase at $499.99 USD (MSRP) / $639.99 CAD (MSRP).

Also, the 500 Million Limited Edition DualShock 4 can be sold separately for $64.99 USD (MSRP) / $74.99 CAD (MSRP) and the 500 Million Limited Edition Gold Wireless Headset (not pictured) for $99.99 USD (MSRP) / $119.99 CAD (MSRP). The limited edition Gold Wireless Headset features in the same dark blue translucent design with copper detailing as the limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro console. Both limited edition DualShock 4 and Gold Wireless Headset will be available for the US and Canada in early September.

Dragon Ball Super: Broly Movie Releases 7 Character Posters

Dragon Ball released on Twitter seven character posters for the upcoming Dragon Ball movie, Dragon Ball Super: Broly.

Dragon Ball Super: Broly dropped their first trailer in an IGN live stream during San Diego Comic-Con 2018. The upcoming movie will premiere in theaters on December 14, 2018 in Japan and sometime in January 2019 in North America.

Ubisoft Reveals Gamescom 2018 Lineup

Ubisoft announced the line-up of playable titles European fans can get hands-on with at Gamescom 2018.

Fans can visit Ubisoft booth in Hall 6.1 to try the following playable titles:

  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
  • Skull & Bones
  • Trials Rising
  • Tom’s Clancy’s The Division 2
  • Anno 1880
  • StarLink: Battle for Atlas
  • Space Junkies (VR)
  • Transference (VR)

Explore ancient Egypt in Assassin’s Creed: Discovery Tour and compete in the live Just Dance 2019 World Cup qualifiers at the Ubisoft booth in the Family and Friends section (Hall 10.2).

Ubisoft will have exclusive presentations for Donkey Kong Adventure expansion in Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, The Crew 2‘s first free update “Gator Rush” and Just Dance 2019 performances. Also, For Honor: Marching Fire‘s new Breach Mode and Rainbow Six Siege‘s Year 3 Season 3 “Operation Grim Sky” will be shown at Gamescom.

Gamescom 2018 is held in Cologne, Germany from August 21 to August 25, however it won’t open to the public until August 22 to August 25.

 

 

Soul Calibur VI Releases New Seong Mi-Na Screenshots

Soul Calibur VI releases new batch of screenshots featuring the returning character, Seong Mi-Na, on Facebook. Seong Mi-Na was revealed recently, alongside Astaroth, at EVO 2018.

Soul Calibur VI is launching on October 19th worldwide to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider “Combat Tactics” Trailer

Shadow of the Tomb Raider released another short video, highlighting the Lara’s combat tactics in the game.

Trailer description (via video)

Become one with the jungle in Shadow of the Tomb Raider, with a new range of guerrilla tactics. Strike suddenly and disappear like a jaguar, use mud as camouflage, and instill fear in enemies to sow chaos.

Previously, Eidos Montreal have revealed the game features for Shadow of the Tomb Raider in short videos, such as the deadly tombs, the stunning world, and Lara’s traversal skill set. Eidos Montreal has also gave Tomb Raider fans a first look at the hidden city of Paititi, the game’s HUB.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider is releasing on September 14th to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Fans can pre-order to play the game early on September 12th.

Sega Bringing Persona 3/5 Dancing, Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise & More to Gamescom 2018

Sega announced the lineup of playable titles that will be making an appearance at the Deep Silver booth at Gamescom.

Playable titles for Gamescom:

  • Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise
  • Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight
  • Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight
  • Team Sonic Racing
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms
  • Valkyria Chronicles 4

There will be a Football Manager 2019 activation that will place Gamescom attendees in the firing line for questioning from ESPN football journalist Raphael Honigstein. Afterwards, they can get their photo taken in front of a Football Manager-themed step-and-repeat, and leave with a Football Manager notebook.

This year, Gamescom will be held from August 21 to August 25 in Cologne, Germany.

Thanks, Gematsu.

New Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth Details & Screenshots

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth updated its official website, adding new details, along side the debut trailer. The Amazon JP product listing has included a new box art and screenshots from the game.

Story

The Persona users are trapped in the world of movies, and only a girl holds a key…

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth begins as the Morgana Car loses control in Mementos, and then get sucked into a new yet unknown location. The Phantom Thieves narrowly escaped but ended up in a movie theater with no exit where they met Nagi, a black haired girl in white clothing, and Hikari, a dispirited girl.

The Phantom Thieves ran into other Persona users who are also trapped in the labyrinth-like movies. Will the Phantom Thieves be able to escape the world of movies?

Nagi and Hikari

Characters

The game will feature a total of 28 characters from the Persona series:

  • Persona 3
  • Persona 3 Portable
  • Persona 4
  • Persona 5

PQ2 Characters

System

Each movie has a labyrinth-like dungeon, each with a different theme which your team of Persona users must complete together. Complete the dungeons by drawing on the maps. There’s also an auto-map function.

In Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth, powerful enemies found in dungeons are called F.O.E.

First-Print Copies Bonus

First-print copies will include 9-track Background Music set from the Persona series:

  • Persona 3 – Mass Destruction
  • Persona 3 Portable – Wiping All Out
  • Persona Q – Light the Fire Up in the Night ‘Kagejikan’
  • Persona 4 – Reach Out to the Truth
  • Persona 4 Golden – Time to Make History
  • Persona Q – Light the Fire Up in the Night ‘Mayonaka’
  • Persona 5 – Last Surprise
  • Persona 5 – Life Will Change
  • Persona 5 – Will Power

Persona Q2_DLC

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth is releasing in Japan on November 29 for the Nintendo 3DS. The Western localization has yet been announce.

Thanks Gematsu and Persona Central.

 

My Hero Academia: One’s Justice Adds New Screenshots For All For One

Bandai Namco released new My Hero Academia: One’s Justice screenshots featuring the villain All For One who was announced recently.

The new screenshots also give fans a look at the “Plus Ultra All” ability, where all your party characters come out to the stage for a special attack after filling up all your party characters’ “Plus Ultra Gauge” bars.

My Hero Academia: One’s Justice is launching in Japan on August 23 for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. For the west, it will be launching as My Hero One’s Justice on October 26 to the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC.

Square Enix Reveals Gamescom 2018 Lineup

Square Enix reveals a “gigantic” lineup for this year’s Gamescom, taking place on August 21 to August 25 in Cologne, Germany. The company is bringing 200 game stations for Gamescom attendees to play demos of the upcoming games.

Playable demos available at the Square Enix Gamescom booth:

  • Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age
  • Final Fantasy XIV Online
  • Life is Strange 2
  • Just Cause 4
  • Kingdom Hearts 3
  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Along side the playable demos, Square Enix will host a Kingdom Hearts 3 photo opportunity in Andy’s room from Toy Story, Final Fantasy XIV Online cosplay competition on August 24, and a giveaway of Final Fantasy XIV Online Starter Edition. Attendees can enjoy a game of Final Fantasy Trading Card Game.

Square Enix merchandise, such as figures, accessories, jewelry, and board games, are available for purchase at the Square Enix Products booth, and exclusive signed records are also available for purchase at the Square Enix Music booth.

Final Fantasy XIV Eorzean Symphony will have their European debut at the Konzerthaus Dortmund on August 24 and 25.