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Square Enix offering an Easter bundle surprise

If you’re in a PAL region and fancy treating yourself to a bundle of mystery Square Enix games, this Easter celebration has you covered.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Mar 2015 | 0

Life is Strange Episode 2: Out of Time Review

Life is Strange is getting dark. I don’t mean literally – if anything, there are less flashes of the pitch-black night with the apocalyptic hurricane in this episode than in its predecessor – but in terms of the themes… welp, things get remarkably unpleasant, remarkably quickly.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Mar 2015 | 0

Life is Strange gets a second episode trailer

That is to say, it’s a trailer for the second episode of Life is Strange, not that it’s a trailer that lasts a second.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Mar 2015 | 0

Final Fantasy XIV going Heavensward in June

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn‘s first full expansion, Heavensward, will launch in June.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Mar 2015 | 4

Vanguard class shield-bashes its way to Nosgoth

The human faction of free-to-play vamp-‘em-up Nosgoth has a new ally today, in the form of the Vanguard class.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2015 | 0

Final Fantasy XIV offers lapsed players a free 10 days

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn wants you to come back to it, with a free 10 days to see how it’s changed.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2015 | 0

Final Fantasy XIV goes mini-game crazy with Gold Saucer

Patch 2.51 for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has hit, bringing with it the mini-game heavy Manderville Gold Saucer.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Feb 2015 | 1

Humble Bundle offers Square Enix games, again

It’s time to write about another Humble Bundle, because I never pass up a chance to mention Murdered: Soul Suspect or Sleeping Dogs.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Feb 2015 | 2

Square Enix Collective wants pitches for Anachronox, Gex, Fear Effect

Square Enix’s Square Enix Collective initiative is accepting pitches for new games based around the Anachronox, Gex, and Fear Effect IPs.

By Tim McDonald | 17 Feb 2015 | 4

Square Enix sale lets you spend Valentine’s Day solving murders

Square Enix’s official store is running a sale until 15 February, just in case you have nothing better to do this weekend.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Summoner class summoned to Nosgoth

The Summoner class has been summoned to Nosgoth, giving beta players something new to try out.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Life is Strange is out now, which is strange

The first part of DONTNOD’s Square Enix-published episodic adventure, Life is Strange, is apparently out now.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jan 2015 | 1

Third Life is Strange vid explains sights and sounds

The third dev diary for Life is Strange has been released, focusing on the soundtrack, the voice actors, and the art of DONTNOD’s episodic adventure.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jan 2015 | Comments Off

New Life is Strange dev diary explains time-altering

The second dev diary for Life is Strange has been released.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Jan 2015 | Comments Off

Nosgoth flaps its way into open beta

Square Enix has announced that their free-to-play, vamps-versus-humans, asymmetrical multiplayer title Nosgoth has entered open beta.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Jan 2015 | Comments Off

Final Fantasy XIII-2 PC Port Impressions

Final Fantasy XIII‘s PC port was one of the most catastrophically awful things I’ve had the mixed pleasure of writing about.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Dec 2014 | 7

Final Fantasy XIII-2 lists the DLC to be included on PC

As we know, Final Fantasy XIII-2 is coming to the PC on 2 December (with some proper resolution options this time); but maybe you’re also wondering which bits of DLC will be included?

By Peter Parrish | 19 Nov 2014 | 1

Final Fantasy XIII-2 gets a PC-specific trailer

Final Fantasy XIII-2 has got a trailer just for the PC port, although you’ll be hard-pressed to notice too many differences.

By Tim McDonald | 14 Nov 2014 | 1