Atlus U.S.A. Is Looking into Amazon’s Cancellations of Persona 5 “Take Your Heart” and Steelbook Pre-Orders (UPDATED)

UPDATE: Atlus U.S.A. has posted an update, stating that they can confirm what they’ve always known, “that there’s nothing wrong or “dangerous” about our product” and that only a “tiny number of Amazon sales have been affected”. In other words, Amazon’s claims that the pre-order was cancelled due to “dangerous goods” contained in the product appears to be false. Atlus has stated that anyone affected by the cancellations should contacted their retailer. Original story: Amazon has been sending …read more

Shenmue 3 Dev Update 2

Shenmue 3 Dev Room Progress Report Shows Brief Glimpses of Gameplay

After a long silence, the Shenmue 3 team has posted a new update on their Kickstarter page, titled “Dev Room Progress Report Vol. 2”. It shows us a few brief glimpses of the game, although it’s stated that all characters shown are used from older resources. Which is likely also the reason why the developers are still avoiding showing Ryo’s face. Other than showing us the development team at work, …read more

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Valkyria Revolution Art Book and Blue Reflection Collaboration Wallpaper Released in Japan

SEGA has released an art book for Valkyria Revolution, their recently released spinoff game from the Valkyria Chronicles series. The art book contains a total of 240 pages, and aside from artwork (ranging from CG to sketches) it also has interviews with the developers and artists, as well as a timeline for the major events of the Liberation War. The art book is currently available on Amazon Japan.

The Caligula Effect

The Caligula Effect Release Date Set for May 2nd in the Americas and Europe, New Story Trailer Revealed

Atlus U.S.A. has finally provided an update on FuRyu’s PlayStation Vita RPG Caligula, now named The Caligula Effect in the West. Along with a new story trailer, the game is now confirmed to be released on May 2nd, as a digital only title on the PlayStation Store. A new website has also been revealed, although it only features a placeholder image for now. You can view the trailer and more information …read more

Valkyria Chronicles Remastered Prepare for Battle Theme

EU PlayStation Store Discounts Include Valkyria Chronicles Remastered, Odin Sphere Leifthrasir and Yakuza Games

On the EU PlayStation Store a large number of games are being discounted, and some of them are from SEGA and Atlus. In particular, Valkyria Chronicles Remastered and Odin Sphere Leifthrasir for the PlayStation 4 are part of the “PlayStation Plus Double Discounts”, meaning you get double the discount if you’re a PlayStation Plus member. This brings Valkyria Chronicles Remastered down to €7,99, definitely a good deal. There are also regular …read more

Persona 5 - Caroline & Justine

The Latest Persona 5 Trailer Introduces the Twin Wardens: Caroline and Justine

After the Sizzle trailer, Atlus U.S.A. has released a new trailer focusing on the Twin Wardens of the Velvet Room: Caroline and Justine. They’re responsible for your “rehabilitation” in the game, and in the Velvet Room you’ll be able to fuse Personas and strengthen your character. You can view the description from Atlus U.S.A.’s press release as well as the trailer itself below! The official Persona 5 website has also …read more

Hatsune Miku Project DIVA Future Tone - 2nd Encore Pack

Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone 2nd Encore Pack Now Available

SEGA of America have announced that the 2nd Encore Pack for Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone is available now on the US PlayStation Store for $9.99. Curiously, it’s not available on the EU PlayStation Store at the moment. We’ll keep an eye out for when it does show up. The 2nd Encore pack features more songs, accessories, modules and Extra Extreme charts. The full list of content can be …read more

Persona 5 Sizzle Trailer

Persona 5: Sizzle Trailer

We’re less than a month away from the long-awaited release of Persona 5 in the Americas and Europe. Leading up to the release, Atlus U.S.A. has released a new trailer for the game, which puts the spotlight on the Phantom Thieves. You can view the video below!

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New Velvet Room English Video and Screenshots for Persona 5

AtlusUSA is continuing to roll out new promotional media for Persona 5 ahead of its release later on April 4. This next set of media focuses on the Velvet Room, a cornerstone of the Shin Megami Tensei franchise. The video is narrated by Igor alongside some comments from Velvet Room attendants Caroline and Justine. Personas can be fused or strengthened in the Velvet Room, and these enhancements are conveyed through …read more