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The First Mod And Tweaks For Dark Souls 2 Are Already Out

Those who remember when the original Dark Souls finally came to PC, will also remember the famous DSfix mod, which somehow fixed the game’s most heinous issues within a few hours of the release. The modder responsible, Durante, has just beaten his own record — this time having everything ready before the game has even come out.


Modder Who Fixed The Dark Souls PC Port Analyses Dark Souls 2

For any gamer who got into the Dark Souls: Prepare To Die edition, it was a bittersweet victory. After an online petition convinced From Software to bring the game to PC, fans of the superior platform rejoiced — only to later find out it would be tainted by Games For Windows Live, as well as suffering from a severely stunted resolution and framerate lock. That won’t be the case for Dark Souls 2, out on PC in a week.


Your Dark Souls 2 Questions Answered

Aussie Youtuber VaatiVidya is one of the best & biggest Dark Souls commentators, gaining popularity for his lore-focused “Prepare to Cry” series. He’s had early access to From Software’s soul-crushing sequel, and has been answering questions for people over on the ‘Tube. It’s one of the rare sources going beyond the basics of “You can be invaded while hollow now”.


The New IDOLM@STER Movie Tugs At Your Heartstrings Until They're Raw

The latest chapter in The iDOLM@STER franchise, THE iDOLM@STER MOVIE: Kagayaki no Mukouhe (Beyond the Radiance), came out this past weekend, and while it doesn’t stray too far from the established story, it does open up some interesting possibilities. Just be prepared for some lengthy depressing moments.


Hey, There's No Triangle Button On The 3DS!

Digimon World Re:Digitize Decode was just released on the 3DS in Japan. Originally, it appeared on the PSP as Digimon World Re:Digitize. If this is anything to go by, it might not be the best port.


Namco Bandai's Latest Gundam Game Is (Sort Of) Free!

Gundam is a bit like a Japanese version of Star Trek; it’s an epic sci-fi fantasy series with multiple spin-offs and games (some of which fans don’t like to talk about), a massive fan base, a gargantuan library of technical information, and it all came from an original series that was cancelled during its initial run.


The Latest Idolm@ster Product Offers (Virtual) Conversations With Virtual Idols

The Idolm@ster series is renowned for its cute virtual idols and ability to suck money out of fans’ wallets with pricey DLC and slot machine-like tactics. Next up: snack wafers that let you make phone calls to your favourite virtual idols.


Illegal Or Not, These Social Games Will Drain Your Wallet

With the illegalisation of complete gacha being made, multiple social game companies have already either made changes to their applications or simply made new ones. The question is whether those modifications are any better than what we had previously.


Game Creators Look To 2012: We'll Do Better

Last year turned out to be a tough one for most Japanese game companies. With natural and nuclear disasters and economic downturns, it’s been a rough year all around. In Weekly Famitsu, several game companies have announced their year-end performance and plans for 2012.


Some Of The World's Best Young Gundam Model Makers

You’ve already seen the best Gundam models made by Japanese fans. Now, you get to see some of the best Gundam models in the world. Lucky you!