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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    According to a Nikkei Report, Nintendo have informed retailers that they will release a smaller version of the Nintendo Switch in 2019 that will reportedly cost less than the current model, at the expense of having features removed.

    While details about what will be removed in this remodeled console were not provided, the article also notes that the company plan on providing a more expensive version of their Nintendo Switch Online service in 2019 too.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435632/nikkei-reports-new-smaller-switch-due-in-2019/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Atlus have revealed that the 3DS dungeon-crawling RPG Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth will be releasing in North America on the 4th of June for $39.99. Watch the opening cinematic trailer below:

    A Limited Edition containing a five-inch Koromaru push, art book, deck of playing cards and set of four buttons will be availble for $69.99.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435631/persona-q2-new-cinema-labyrinth-western-release-date-revealed/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Gameloft have revealed that their first-person shooter Modern Combat 5: Blackout will be releasing on Nintendo Switch in the 'coming weeks' via the Nintendo eShop, priced at $19.99.

    Read the full press release below:

    Gameloft, leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, announced the upcoming release of Modern Combat Blackout on Nintendo Switch™. Based on the popular Modern Combat 5, which was downloaded more than 100 million times on mobile devices, Modern Combat Blackout brings its intense action and stunning graphics to the Nintendo Switch system.

    Modern Combat 5 is the benchmark for FPS action on mobile devices with its unparalleled graphics and nine unique classes to master in either a deep multiplayer mode or intense single player campaign. Modern Combat Blackout brings features that made the mobile edition successful and tailored them specifically for Nintendo Switch:

    · CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE CLASS: Find the playstyle that suits you among nine customizable classes that players can level up across single and multiplayer, including Assault, Heavy, Recon, Sniper, Support, Bounty Hunter, Sapper, X1-Morph or Kommander.

    · HIGH-POWERED MULTIPLAYER: Deploy for epic clashes in Team Battle and Free-For-All matches online.

    · INTENSE SOLO CAMPAIGN: Play the challenging Spec-Ops missions for a real adrenaline rush. Fast-paced story missions with various challenges will take players from Tokyo to Venice.

    · UNIFIED PROGRESSION: Character progress in any mode carries over to the others, so play solo or multiplayer and watch abilities expand.

    · PERSONALIZED CONTROLS: Intuitive, highly customizable controls allow players to battle just the way they want for a true console experience.

    “The Modern Combat franchise is the benchmark for FPS games on mobile since the first installment was released in 2009,” says Carlos Zarate Game Manager for Modern Combat Blackout at Gameloft. “We’re thrilled to bring our successful Modern Combat franchise to Nintendo Switch players and have them discover a robust single and multiplayer experience.”

    Modern Combat Blackout will be available in the coming weeks for $19.99, exclusively on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435630/modern-combat-blackout-releasing-on-switch-in-the-coming-weeks/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized
    Publisher Digerati and developer Ludomotion announced the twin stick roguelite action RPG, Unexplored: Unlocked Edition, will launch for the PlayStation 4 on February 19 in North America and February 20 in Europe, and for the Xbox One worldwide on February 22.

    View the release date trailer below:



    Here is an overview of the game:

    Descend into the depths of the Dungeon of Doom and complete your quest: steal the Amulet of Yendor from the fearsome dragon and make it out alive.

    Unexplored is the roguelite that feels like a roguelike. An accessible yet challenging action RPG that has won praise for its revolutionary level generation tech. Explore dangerous dungeons, forge magical items, solve mysterious puzzles and battle hundreds of foes.

    Unexplored: Unlocked Edition includes the main game and its three DLC packs: Mithril Run, Ripley Run, and The Dark Ritual.

    Key Features:

    • Explore the ever-changing Dungeon of Doom – no two runs the same.
    • Intense melee combat – fight against goblins, trolls, skeletons, wyrms and many more creatures and bosses.
    • Stealth mechanics – dungeon-crawl like a real rogue!
    • Real emergent gameplay with many tactical options.
    • Challenging, generated puzzles await on every new run.
    • 7 distinctive character classes to unlock and master: Warrior, Rogue, Wizard, Archer, Cleric, Barbarian, Musketeer.
    • Adaptive, original soundtrack complements the action.
    • Mithril Run DLC: Explore the dark abandoned mines of Moryondor and escape with as much gold and treasure possible.
    • Ripley Run DLC: Armed with your trusty repeater crossbow, face off against a horde of alien Creeps.
    • The Dark Ritual DLC: Stop a group of cultists summoning The Great Old One in this Cthulhu-esque mystery.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435628/unexplored-unlocked-edition-release-date-announced-for-ps4-and-xbox-one/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Publisher Graffiti Games and developer Serenity Forge announced the platformer, The King’s Bird, will launch for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on February 12 for $19.99.

    View the latest trailer below:

    Here is an overview of the game:

    Flight. Flow. Freedom.

    Escape into a world kept secret by a tyrant, and discover the truth about your freedom. The King’s Bird is an artistic, momentum-based game that seamlessly combines precision-platforming with physics-based gliding.

    A new yet easily accessible take on the precision-platforming genre.

    Key Features:

    • Dynamic background music and sounds that change based on your movements.
    • Text-less narrative told through visuals in motion.
    • Five unique worlds to explore, full of vibrance and colorful silhouettes, with inspirations from ancient Mayan, Southeast Asian, and Roman cultures.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435627/the-kings-bird-release-date-revealed-for-the-switch-ps4-and-xbox-one/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Publisher Deep Silver and developer 4A Games have released a new trailer for Metro Exodus called "Uncovered."

    View it below:

    Here is an overview of the game:

    The year is 2036.

    A quarter-century after nuclear war devastated the earth, a few thousand survivors still cling to existence beneath the ruins of Moscow, in the tunnels of the Metro.

    They have struggled against the poisoned elements, fought mutated beasts and paranormal horrors, and suffered the flames of civil war.
    But now, as Artyom, you must flee the Metro and lead a band of Spartan Rangers on an incredible, continent-spanning journey across post-apocalyptic Russia in search of a new life in the East.

    Metro Exodus is an epic, story-driven first person shooter from 4A Games that blends deadly combat and stealth with exploration and survival horror in one of the most immersive game worlds ever created.

    Explore the Russian wilderness across vast, non-linear levels and follow a thrilling story-line that spans an entire year through spring, summer and autumn to the depths of nuclear winter.

    Inspired by the novels of Dmitry Glukhovsky, Metro Exodus continues Artyom’s story in the greatest Metro adventure yet.

    Key Features:

    • Embark on an incredible journey – Board the Aurora, a heavily modified steam locomotive, and join a handful of survivors as they search for a new life in the East.
    • Experience Sandbox Survival – A gripping story links together classic Metro gameplay with new huge, non-linear levels.
    • A beautiful, hostile world – Discover the post-apocalyptic Russian wilderness, brought to life with stunning day / night cycles and dynamic weather.
    • Deadly combat and stealth – Scavenge and craft in the field to customize your arsenal of hand-made weaponry, and engage human and mutant foes in thrilling tactical combat.
    • Your choices determine your comrades’ fate – Not all your companions will survive the journey; your decisions have consequence in a gripping storyline that offers massive re-playability.
    • The ultimate in atmosphere and immersion – A flickering candle in the darkness; a ragged gasp as your gasmask frosts over; the howl of a mutant on the night wind – Metro will immerse and terrify you like no other game.
    Metro Exodus will launch for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC on February 15.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435626/metro-exodus-uncovered-trailer-released/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Publisher THQ Nordic announced Darksiders: Warmastered Edition will launch for the Nintendo Switch on April 2. The game is currently available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, and Windows PC.

    View the trailer for the Nintendo Switch version below:


    Here is an overview of the game:

    Deceived by the forces of evil into prematurely bringing about the end of the world, War – the first Horseman of the Apocalypse – stands accused of breaking the sacred law by inciting a war between Heaven and Hell. In the slaughter that ensued, the demonic forces defeated the heavenly hosts and laid claim to the Earth.

    Brought before the sacred Charred Council, War is indicted for his crimes and stripped of his powers. Dishonored and facing his own death, War is given the opportunity to return to Earth to search for the truth and punish those responsible.

    Hunted by a vengeful group of Angels, War must take on the forces of Hell, forge uneasy alliances with the very demons he hunts, and journey across the ravaged remains of the Earth on his quest for vengeance and vindication.

    Key Features:

    • Apocalyptic Power – Unleash the wrath of War, combining brutal attacks and supernatural abilities to decimate all who stand in your way.
    • Extreme Arsenal – Wield a devastating arsenal of angelic, demonic and Earthly weapons; and blaze a trail of destruction atop Ruin, War’s fiery phantom steed.
    • Epic Quest – Battle across the wastelands and demon-infested dungeons of the decimated Earth in your quest for vengeance and redemption.
    • Character Progression – Uncover powerful ancient relics, upgrade your weapons, unlock new abilities, and customize your gameplay style.
    • Battle Heaven and Hell – Battle against all who stand in your way – from war-weary angelic forces to Hell’s hideous demon hordes.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435625/darksiders-warmastered-edition-lands-on-the-switch-on-april-2/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Nintendo has delayed the release of the mobile racing game, Mario Kart Tour, from March to summer 2019.

     

    Read the statement from Nintendo below:

    In the smart-device business, Mario Kart Tour was scheduled to be released this fiscal year, but in order to improve quality of the application and expand the content offerings after launch, the release date has been moved to summer 2019. As we endeavor to develop future planned applications, we will also focus on continued service operations for applications that have already been released so that consumers can enjoy playing them for a long time.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435623/mario-kart-tour-delayed-to-the-summer/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    Bandai Namco announced it has shipped 500,000 units of the arena fighting game, My Hero One’s Justice, worldwide.

    The game is available for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in Japan. In North America and Europe it is also available for the Xbox One and Windows PC.


    To celebrate the milestone Bandai Namco has discounted the digital version of the game in Japan by 30 percent to 5,278 yen until February 13. 

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435622/my-hero-ones-justice-tops-500000-units-shipped/

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    January 31st, 2019GamespotUncategorized

    The multiplayer online battle arena game from Tencent Games, Arena of Valor, has been rated for the PlayStation 4 in Europe by the Pan European Game Information.


    Here is an overview of the game:

    Build the ultimate team with your friends to crush your opponents in the most popular MOBA game!

    Explore and command a roster of over 39 fearless heroes, with roles including Tank, Assassin, Mage, Support, Warrior, and Marksman. First Blood, Double Kill, Triple Kill and all the features MOBA fans know and love will be included. Discover and dominate all the gameplay modes, including 5v5, 3v3, 1v1, and a unique “Hook Wars” mode that will challenge your skills and prove your hero as a true champion!

    Key Features:

    • Classic Five-versus-Five MOBA, Perfected for Nintendo Switch – Carve your way through jungles, lanes, and towers, draw first blood and destroy the enemy Core. Intuitive controls specifically designed for Nintendo Switch will have you racking up kills with ease and make you an MVP in no time!
    • Got What It Takes? Free to Play Forever – In Arena of Valor, it’s all about skill. We strive to create the most riveting and balanced gameplay, so you can turn the tide of battle and vie for glory no matter the odds. Win or lose, every action counts!
    • Growing Number of Legendary Heroes – Explore and command a roster of over 39 fearless heroes and counting, including a variety of Tanks, Assassins, Mages, Support, Warriors, and Marksmen. Build the perfect team to crush your opponents in battle!
    • Play with Your Friends in Quick Pace Matches – Team up with your friends, guild buddies or players all around the world in an instant. Carry your team to victory in quick pace and intensive matches.

    A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

    Full Article - http://www.vgchartz.com/article/435621/arena-of-valor-rated-in-europe-for-ps4/

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