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Game News – Astral Chain Launch Trailer Begins Countdown to Release This Week

Astral Chain releases Aug. 30, 2019, which is this Friday. Nintendo has released a launch trailer this morning to mark an unofficial countdown to the game’s arrival. The trailer features all kinds of pretty colors arcing through the sky as explosions shake the air. We’re then introduced to Neuron–a special police task force designed to […]

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Game News – Platinum Games Offiicaly Denies Astral Chain is The First Entry of a Trilogy

IGN Netherlands published this week an interview with Platinum Games’ Takahisa Taura. In it, IGN Netherlands reported that Taura mentioned that Astral Chain is developed as the beginning of a trilogy, with the other two entries releasing if the first Astral Chain is a commercial success. This turned out to be a mistranslation on IGN […]

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Game News – Astral Chain: No DLC planned, but conceived as trilogy

There are no plans to add extra content to Astral Chain through downloadable content, director Takahisa Taura confirmed in an interview with IGN Benelux, but it is being planned as a trilogy. “Currently, there are no plans to publish extra content for Astral Chain,” Taura said. “That is different for the game’s story. We’re making […]

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Game News – Astral Chain Has Plenty of Different Gameplays, Including Actual Police Officer Work

Nintendo featured Astral Chain on the first day of its E3 2019 Treehouse stream. We got to see part of the beginning of the game, including the character customization screen. We’ve also seen a mission happening slightly later on, and how the game has actual detective work to do. As the characters in Astral Chain […]

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Game News – Astral Chain Gets Explosive New Trailer, Hack and Slashes its Way to an August Release

A new trailer for Astral Chain made its way to Nintendo’s E3 2019 Direct today, showcasing plenty of story and gameplay details. As usual, the game looks super over the top (not complaining of course!), with a bit more of the plot revealed. We also get some confirmation for the official release date of the […]

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Game News – Platinum Games interview with Atsushi Inaba and Takahisa Taura at BitSummit 7 Spirits

At BitSummit 7 Spirits in Kyoto last weekend, we sat down with Platinum Games executive director and producer Atsushi Inaba and game designer Takahisa Taura to discuss the company’s upcoming projects, potential collaborations, their thoughts on Granblue Fantasy: Relink, and more. Get the full interview below. Gematsu: Let’s get this one out of the way […]

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Game News – Nintendo Switch Exclusive Astral Chain Gets New Details and Screenshots

Earlier this week, Platinum Games revealed a new Nintendo Switch exclusive title called Astral Chain. The developer has added the game to their official website, giving fans some new details on the game’s storyline, gameplay, and a few other things. Additionally, some screenshots that look like they’re from scenes in the initial reveal trailer were uploaded to […]