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First Impressions video: Dead or Alive 5: Last Round

The definitive version of Dead or Alive 5 gets the First Impressions treatment. Join Greg Giddens as he beats up, and gets beaten up, talking briefly about his first impression of this latest fighter from Team Ninja.    

Dead or Alive 5: Last Round

Dead or Alive’s greatest strength comes from its accessibility. Unlike many of its ilk, Dead or Alive rejects complex move-sets and combos for something simpler and purer. Two buttons do the majority of the work: punch and kick, combinations of which allow you to string together simple combos. A throw button and block button round […]

Dynasty Warriors 8 Empires review

The Dynasty Warriors series revels in its adrenaline fuelled, hack ‘n slash, arcade action. Large battlefields act as your playground to brutally and spectacularly stab, slice, smack and subdue hundreds of on-screen enemies. It’s a very pleasant and satisfying experience. You wield unparalleled power and can decimate troves of enemies with a single swing. Add […]

YAIBA:Ninja Gaiden Z Special Edition Announced

  It has been announcedtoday that a Special Edition of YAIBA: NINJA GAIDEN Z will be available at launch in limited supply for fans that purchase the retail game for either the Xbox 360 when it launches on 21stMarch.   The Special Edition of YAIBA: NINJA GAIDEN Z will include an exclusive full colour comic […]

Dynasty Warriors 8 Review

Dynasty Warriors 8 is the latest entry in the long-standing Dynasty Warriors series from Tecmo KOEI. Some people have criticized Dynasty Warriors as just being the “same old thing” year after year but as veteran fans of the franchise will tell you, each title has its own unique feel to it and slightly different features, […]

Dynasty Warriors 8 Now Dated July 19 for Europe

Tecmo Koei in Europe has announced that the upcoming release of Dynasty Warriors 8, will be available in stores across Europe on the new date of July 19th 2013. The game is set to feature new characters, new modes, new and redesigned stages, and new scenarios, following the stories of the kingdoms of Wei, Wu, […]

Epic Games Japan Allows YAIBA: NINJA GAIDEN Z To Run Unreal Engine 3

Epic Games in Japan has come to an agreement with Tecmo Koei Games to license the Unreal Engine 3 technology for the development of “YAIBA: NINJA GAIDEN Z,” a bold new take on the renowned “NINJA GAIDEN” franchise. Team NINJA, the development team from Tecmo Koei describes the game as a “new experience” and that […]

E3 2012: TECMO KOEI LINE-UP

TECMO KOEI Europe, today announced its E3 2012 strategy focusing on an in depth look at the highly anticipated next generation of DEAD OR ALIVE combat, DEAD OR ALIVE 5. The fighting game will highlight TECMO KOEI’s E3 presence with comprehensive, hands-on demos and the kickoff of the exclusive DEAD OR ALIVE 5 tournament series […]