Lara just can’t seem to keep herself together on this episode of SplitScreen. This time, Henry and I spend more time traversing the maze-like Venetian canals and laughing maniacally when we fail to jump out of a boat on time. It’s just another day in the world of Tomb Raider 2.
"Following last week’s launch of two new figures in the Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Kai range, today sees the arrival of one of the most long awaited characters: Vincent Valentine from the Final Fantasy VII series finally makes it to the Play Arts Kai range. An ace gunman who was a former member of the Turks, as a result of the hideous experiments he was subjected to by the Shinra Company, Vincent has the ability to transform into ageless and indestructible monsters."
"The hotly awaited fourth series of Final Fantasy Trading Arts KAI mini figures is here, with collectible super-deformed figures of Cloud, Tifa and Yuffie joining the gang. Available in the UK from today, these miniaturised figures manage to perfectly capture the feel of the popular characters and they look great lined up with the rest of the series."
"The incredible Bishoujo statues from Kotobukiya have brought you everything from superheroines to Tekken fighters, and now the long-awaited line of Street Fighter members is finally set to come to Europe. Beginning with the one, the only, Chun Li, the Street Fighter Kotobukiya Bishoujo statue series will debut in the UK early next year."
"Last month Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) ran an interesting campaign across several online social networks asking gamers to respond with their favourite ‘#PlayStationMemories’. The culmination of that campaign has been revealed today as SCEE has unveiled the television commercial based on the responses."
"Three new action figures based on the Final Fantasy VII series are set to launch this winter, with Rufus Shinra and Yuffie Kisara set to be joined by the long awaited European debut of Vincent Valentine’s Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children design. These new figures are set to launch in two waves, both arriving this November."
It has become a strong rumor that the Nintendo 3DS adaptation of Chocobo Racing (in the form of Chocobo Racing 3D) has been cancelled by publisher Square Enix. Though SE is yet to make a statement, the creator of the original title has shared his first hand knowledge of the project.
"The game is set four years after a short intense-interactive-introduction (say that ten times) which involves the slaying of Dracula (you tried it, didn't you?). A mysterious castle has appeared and Alucard (the main character, also Draculas son) tasks himself with destroying the castle, and in turn his father. Now, unless you’re a pre-teen girl, I’m sure you’ll agree that the film and television industry has recently turned vampires in soft, shiny, twinkly pretty-boys. Fortunately, Alucard k..."