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Game News – Samurai Shodown DLC character Sogetsu Kazama announcement leaked

The NESiCAxlive2 app for the arcade version of Samurai Shodown has leaked the reveal of Sogetsu Kazama as a downloadable content character for the game. The display character for the Samurai Shodown login screen in the NESiCAxlive2 app changes each time it is accessed. After several attempts, Twitter user @mayotaru12 managed to get Sogetsu Kazama […]

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Game News – Samurai Shodown DLC character Basara launches October 15

Samurai Shodown downloadable content character Basara will launch on October 15, publisher Athlon Games and developer SNK announced. Basara (voiced by Yuuji Murai) can be purchased individually for $5.99 yen, or as part of the $19.99 Season Pass. Samurai Shodown is available now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worldwide. A Switch verison is due […]

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Game News – Samurai Shodown free DLC character Shizumaru Hisame launches September 16

Samurai Shodown free downloadable content character Shizumaru Hisasme will launch on September 16, publisher Athlon Games and developer SNK announced. Samurai Shodown is available now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worldwide, and will launch for Switch on December 12 in Japan. A PC version is also planned for release in Q4 2019. Watch the […]

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Game News – Nintendo UK Lists Fourth Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighter as Trademark of SNK

PushDustIn from Twitter found a bit of interesting news, especially for fans invested in the next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC fighter. Apparently the official Nintendo UK site has the following text on the fourth DLC character’s page as: “©SNK CORPORATION ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.” Here are some screenshots of the actual page, in case the […]

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Game News – Samurai Shodown Shown Off on Nintendo Switch as it Receives Japanese Release Date

Late last night, we finally learned more about the Nintendo Switch port of SNK’s Samurai Shodown. Up until now, the port has had a vague Q4 2019 release window, but now we know when it is coming out in Japan. SNK has confirmed that it will be releasing on December 12, 2019, which lines up […]

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Game News – LCG Entertainment revives Telltale Games

LCG Entertainment today announced that it has purchased the assets, trademarks, technology, and select intellectual properties of the defunct Telltale Games, and will operate as Telltale Games with the intent of re-releasing select games from the studio’s back catalog and developing new games in its best-selling brands. The new Telltale Games is led by Jamie […]

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Game News – Samurai Shodown free DLC character Shizumaru Hisame launches in September; Season 2 DLC featuring Mina Majikina announced

Samurai Shodown will add Shizumaru Hisasme as a free downloadable content character in September, publisher Athlon Games and developer SNK announced at EVO 2019. Additionally, SNK announced that a second season of four downloadable content characters, including Mina Majikina, is planned for 2020. Samurai Shodown is available now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Switch […]

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Game News – Samurai Shodown DLC character Rimururu EVO 2019 off-screen gameplay

Famitsu has posted four minutes of off-screen gameplay of Samurai Shodown downloadable character Rimururu, who is due out in August as the first of four characters included with the game’s Season Pass. Samurai Shodown is available now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Switch and PC versions are planned for release in Q4 2019. Watch […]

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Game News – Lord of the Rings MMORPG to be Co-Developed by Amazon Game Studios

Last September, we learned that an MMORPG based on the Lord of the Rings franchise was revealed to be in the works over at Athlon Games, a subsidiary of Leyou Technologies. While any involvement from other studios was undisclosed at that time, Amazon Game Studios revealed today that they are leading the development of the […]

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Game News – Samurai Shodown Season Pass Characters Unveiled Alongside the Game’s Launch

Today marks the release of Samurai Shodown, the next revival of a classic SNK fighting game franchise following 2016’s The King of Fighter XIV. To celebrate, SNK put out a stylish launch trailer, which you can check out below, and detailed what exactly players can expect from the Season Pass and Samurai Shodown’s 2019 esports […]