The Persona Magazine

The Persona games are fairly popular in America, but they pale in comparison to the following they have here in Japan. Persona is a big deal here, especially Persona 4. The game was so popular that it spawned an anime series, numerous concerts (where they play music from the entire…

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AMD Rumored to be Working With Sony on the PS4

Even though there’s been no official word from Sony regarding their next gaming console, rumors are floating around that the new system’s graphics engine will be built by AMD, according to Forbes. Microsoft’s Xbox 360 is already using AMD to power its graphics, while Sony collaborated with Nvidia for the…

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RPG Fans Rejoice, The Last Story is Coming to America

During Nintendo’s online conference earlier today, they announced that XSeed games will be localizing the long awaited RPG for the Wii, and releasing the game this summer! The Last Story comes from the “father of Final Fantasy” and received excellent reviews here in Japan. In fact, you can even check…

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Dragon Age CG Movie Released in Japan

I love the Dragon Age games. A lot. So it’s only natural that I’m super excited for the new feature-length animated film Dragon Age: The Bloodmage Crusade, just released in theaters on February 11th here in Japan. Apparently Famitsu shares my excitement, as they ran a whole feature on it…

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California Writes $1.3 Million Check to the Entertainment Software Association for Failed Video Game Law

California has agreed to reimburse the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) $950,000 after failing to implement former Governor Schwarzenegger and State Senator Leland Yee’s violent video game law that’s aim was to restrict the sale or rental of violent video games to minors. In conjunction with fees already paid from two…

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