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Outriders Crossplay is Now Fully Functional Across PlayStation, Xbox, and PC
Outriders Crossplay is Now Fully Functional Across PlayStation, Xbox, and PC
Not only is Outriders' crossplay once again fully functional across PlayStation, Xbox, and PC, Square Enix and People Can Fly have confirmed that a fix and restoration event for the inventory wipe bug is on the way.
Square Enix Celebrating SaGa Frontier's Return With Special Launch Stream
Square Enix Celebrating SaGa Frontier's Return With Special Launch Stream
Game arrives next week. To celebrate the release of SaGa Frontier Remastered on the Nintendo Switch on 15th April, Square Enix has announced it will be airing a celebratory live stream broadcast featuring multiple members of the development team.
Final Fantasy 14 patch 5.5 will finally mark gathering areas on your map
Final Fantasy 14 patch 5.5 will finally mark gathering areas on your map
The preliminary notes for Final Fantasy 14 patch 5.5 have been posted by Square Enix, and one change in particular should make the MMORPG game that much more pleasant overall.
More Donald Ducks In Kingdom Hearts, Please
More Donald Ducks In Kingdom Hearts, Please
With the arrival of the Kingdom Hearts series on PC last week, enterprising players can now tinker with the games in ways that were either too difficult or downright impossible to achieve on consoles.
Outriders patch adds cross-play between PC and PlayStation
Outriders patch adds cross-play between PC and PlayStation
Despite publisher Square Enix and developer People Can Fly delaying Outriders out of 2020 for cross-play, the feature still wasn’t fully ready at launch.
Neo: The World Ends With You is coming to PC as an Epic Games Store exclusive this summer
Neo: The World Ends With You is coming to PC as an Epic Games Store exclusive this summer
Square Enix has announced a PC version of Neo: The World Ends With You with a summer 2021 release date on Epic Games Store.
Neo: The World Ends With You is another Square Enix Epic Store exclusive
Neo: The World Ends With You is another Square Enix Epic Store exclusive
Surprise! Neo: The World Ends With You, a follow-up to Square Enix's cult DS hit, is coming to PC shortly after the console releases this year.
Neo: The World Ends With You Returns To Shibuya July 27
Neo: The World Ends With You Returns To Shibuya July 27
It took nearly 14 years, but the long-awaited sequel to 2007 action RPG The World Ends With You is right around the corner.
Neo: The World Ends With You - July Release Date, Gameplay Details Revealed
Neo: The World Ends With You - July Release Date, Gameplay Details Revealed
Square Enix has revealed more details about the gameplay and story of Neo: The World Ends With You, and announced a July release date.
Outriders gifting players
Outriders gifting players "appreciation package" to apologise for launch woes
People Can Fly's new third-person looter shooter Outriders had a rough start to life when it launched last week, with performance issues on PC and a fair amount of server downtime.
Neo: The World Ends With You is coming to PC too
Neo: The World Ends With You is coming to PC too
Square Enix today announced that Neo: The World Ends with You, the sequel to 2007's The World Ends With You from Nintendo DS, will indeed be coming to PC too.
Neo: The World Ends with You Releases on PS4 July 27th
Neo: The World Ends with You Releases on PS4 July 27th
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Outriders – Bullet Abilities, Vulnerable Status and More Nerfed
Outriders – Bullet Abilities, Vulnerable Status and More Nerfed
Trickster, Technomancer and Pyromancer see adjustments to several perks.
Outriders “Appreciation Package” Planned To Make Up for Server Issues
Outriders “Appreciation Package” Planned To Make Up for Server Issues
The post Outriders “Appreciation Package” Planned To Make Up for Server Issues appeared first on Fextralife. Outriders' developer have announced they will be releasing a Community Appreciation Package to make up for server issues. The post Outriders “Appreciation Package” Planned To Make Up for Server Issues appeared first on Fextralife.
Neo: The World Ends with You comes to PS4 on July 27
Neo: The World Ends with You comes to PS4 on July 27
Get ready for a vibrant adventure in Shibuya this summer: Neo: The World Ends with You is coming to PS4 on July 27, 2021! This marks the first time The World Ends with You series comes to PlayStation, but is the perfect time for newcomers and fans alike to jump in and explore the dazzling […]
Legend Of Mana's Physical Switch Release Will Include English Language Support
Legend Of Mana's Physical Switch Release Will Include English Language Support
Arriving this June. During Nintendo's Direct presentation earlier this year, it was announced Square Enix would be bringing a "fully remastered" version of Legend of Mana to the Nintendo Switch this June. While there is currently no sign of a physical release here in the west, according to online listings, the Asian region's hard copy of the game will include English language support.
Outriders’ First Major Patch Will Nerf The Trickster
Outriders’ First Major Patch Will Nerf The Trickster
The first major patch for Outriders will be available next week, developer People Can Fly revealed in a blog post today.
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Outriders "appreciate package" planned to make up for server issues
Square Enix and People Can Fly are preparing an "appreciate package" for launch window players to make up for server issues. The popular looter shooter was unplayable for many in the handful of days after it came out as connectivity issues prevented login.
Rumour: Final Fantasy 16 Coming to PC & Xbox Series X After PS5
Rumour: Final Fantasy 16 Coming to PC & Xbox Series X After PS5
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Outriders Devastator Build Guide – Seismic Juggernaut
Outriders Devastator Build Guide – Seismic Juggernaut
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That Final Fantasy XIV Hairstyle You Like Is Going To Come Back In Style
That Final Fantasy XIV Hairstyle You Like Is Going To Come Back In Style
A popular Final Fantasy XIV hairstyle that hasn’t been available in-game for years is going to make a permanent comeback, Square Enix announced this morning. Read more...
Xbox Sessions: Stars of “Workaholics” Reunite to Play Outriders on Xbox Series X
Xbox Sessions: Stars of “Workaholics” Reunite to Play Outriders on Xbox Series X
“Workaholics” TV friendship ‘framily,’ Adam Devine, Blake Anderson, and Anders Holm will reunite to play Outriders, the brand-new 1-3 player co-op RPG shooter from Square Enix and People Can Fly, on the next episode of Xbox Sessions airing Wednesday, April 7 at 7 a.m.
Outriders Guide – How to Craft and Mod Items
Outriders Guide – How to Craft and Mod Items
Crafting is easy, fun and extremely potent - here's how to make the most of it.
Outriders Apparently Has A Bug That Wipes All Your Gear
Outriders Apparently Has A Bug That Wipes All Your Gear
How’s this for a horror story? You spend hours farming gear in your favorite loot game.
Outriders Dev Says They Hope To Share More Specifics On Bumpy Launch
Outriders Dev Says They Hope To Share More Specifics On Bumpy Launch
The developer acknowledges that there's been some issues with the game's online functions.
Final Fantasy 14 Crosses 22 Million Registered Users
Final Fantasy 14 Crosses 22 Million Registered Users
This includes free trial players as well.
Square Enix: That 'Redneck Mob Storming D.C.' Line In Outriders Is Pure Coincidence
Square Enix: That 'Redneck Mob Storming D.C.' Line In Outriders Is Pure Coincidence
There’s an offhand line in Outriders that sure sounds like a reference to the failed January 6 insurrection in Washington, D.C.
People Can Fly is ready to make more expansions for Outriders
People Can Fly is ready to make more expansions for Outriders
Square Enix and People Can Fly’s Outriders is undoubtedly the game of the moment.
Outriders’ Post-Launch Support Will Likely Feature “Significant Expansions With Self-Contained Stories”
Outriders’ Post-Launch Support Will Likely Feature “Significant Expansions With Self-Contained Stories”
Game director Bartek Kmita says the Outriders universe has "many more stories to tell."
Final Fantasy XIV's patch 5.5 trailer shows Nier: Automata crossover
Final Fantasy XIV's patch 5.5 trailer shows Nier: Automata crossover
Final Fantasy XIV's next expansion is Endwalker, which will conclude the story that's been running through the massively multiplayer game since A Realm Reborn launched in 2013.
Outriders Build Guide: Trickster Build (Twisted Hunter)
Outriders Build Guide: Trickster Build (Twisted Hunter)
The post Outriders Build Guide: Trickster Build (Twisted Hunter) appeared first on Fextralife. Outriders Trickster Build Guide: DPS Shotgun with survivability! If you've been struggling to keep your Trickster alive, check out this Build Guide and let me show you how to kick some butt! The post Outriders Build Guide: Trickster Build (Twisted Hunter) appeared first on Fextralife.
Outriders Build Guide: Technomancer Build (Shred O’Mancer)
Outriders Build Guide: Technomancer Build (Shred O’Mancer)
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Square Enix Is Shutting Down Its Dragon Quest Card Game This July
Square Enix Is Shutting Down Its Dragon Quest Card Game This July
Service will be "terminated". Square Enix has announced it will be shutting down its free-to-play card game Dragon Quest Rivals Ace on 5th July.
Square Enix shows Final Fantasy 14 running on PS5 for the first time
Square Enix shows Final Fantasy 14 running on PS5 for the first time
Square Enix has shown off Final Fantasy 14 running on a PlayStation 5 for the first time. Final Fantasy 14 producer and director Naoki Yoshida revealed 16 minutes of footage of the PS5 version during Square Enix's latest Letter from the Producer livestream (thanks, Gematsu). You can check the footage out in the video below (skip to the one hour and 19 minutes mark): Read more
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders has launched big, although tech issues are hampering its release. People Can Fly's looter shooter hit over 100,000 concurrent players on Steam, where it is currently the top-selling game at £49.99. As a point of comparison, Square Enix's high-profile flop Marvel's The Avengers hit a peak concurrent player count of 28,145 on Steam when it launched in September.
Outriders launch issues affect crossplay and DX12 performance
Outriders launch issues affect crossplay and DX12 performance
Square Enix promises that fixes are incoming.
Two Bravely Default Soundtracks Just Got Released On Spotify
Two Bravely Default Soundtracks Just Got Released On Spotify
Joining End Layer. Are you still making your way through the Nintendo Switch exclusive, Bravely Default II? Want to pretend you're still exploring the land of Excillant even when you're not able to play the game? Then perhaps you might be interested in streaming Square Enix's latest soundtrack on the go. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Forspoken Extended Cut Trailer Showcases New Gameplay
Forspoken Extended Cut Trailer Showcases New Gameplay
Frey's agility and combat prowess can be seen in new gameplay bits.
The Kingdom Hearts series is out now on PC
The Kingdom Hearts series is out now on PC
I grew up in the late '80s and the '90s and, without access to streaming services, would do nearly anything to be able to watch more cartoons.
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Switch and Switch Lite see week-on-week boost. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 21st March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is still leading the pack. With another estimated 37,396 physical copies sold, Mario's latest adventure managed to fend off Square Enix's new release, Densha de GO!! Hashirou Yamanote Sen, to snag the top spot.
Switch Exclusive Project Triangle Strategy Aiming For Around 50 Hours Of Gameplay
Switch Exclusive Project Triangle Strategy Aiming For Around 50 Hours Of Gameplay
Game launching in 2022. Last month, Nintendo revealed Project Triangle Strategy - a Square Enix turn-based tactical RPG, launching exclusively on the Switch next year. So far there's been a demo, and even a survey for the game, and now, during a Game Live Japan YouTube broadcast, producer Tomoya Asano has revealed what players can expect in terms of length.
Balan Wonderworld, the new platformer from some Sonic creators, is out now
Balan Wonderworld, the new platformer from some Sonic creators, is out now
Opening night is here, kids. The theater-themed 3D platformer Balan Wonderworld makes its debut today including the talents of former Sonic Team heads Yuji Naka and Naota Ohshima.
Legacy Of Kain: Soul Reaver has been 'temporarily removed' from Steam
Legacy Of Kain: Soul Reaver has been 'temporarily removed' from Steam
Square Enix says it's working on 'important updates', tells fans to check back soon.
Balan Wonderworld Gets Day One Patch To Address Seizure Risk
Balan Wonderworld Gets Day One Patch To Address Seizure Risk
Square Enix has released a day one patch for Balan Wonderworld, released today, to fix issues with a late-game scene that had bright, flashing lights that the company called a “photo-sensitive epilepsy risk.” Read more...
More Square Enix Games Are Coming to Xbox Game Pass – Rumour
More Square Enix Games Are Coming to Xbox Game Pass – Rumour
Outriders and Octopath Traveler might just be two among several games joining the service.
Balan Wonderworld: Potential Seizure-Inducing Effect Patched
Balan Wonderworld: Potential Seizure-Inducing Effect Patched
The unpatched version of Balan Wonderworld includes a visual bug that could trigger seizures in those with photo-sensitive epilepsy – Square Enix has now made clear that the game's Day 1 patch removes the effect.
Outriders Details Changes Made From Demo Build To Launch Game
Outriders Details Changes Made From Demo Build To Launch Game
Several things have been tweaked based on feedback from the demo.
Square Enix warns players to update Balan Wonderworld to avoid epilepsy risk
Square Enix warns players to update Balan Wonderworld to avoid epilepsy risk
Platform game Balan Wonderworld released earlier today, but the launch day has been troubled by reports that the final boss fight contains a potential epilepsy risk.
Balan Wonderworld's day one patch to remove epileptic triggers
Balan Wonderworld's day one patch to remove epileptic triggers
Square Enix asked players to install the update to avoid a bug that adds flashing lights to a boss fight
Balan Wonderworld devs ask players to install day one patch following “reports of a photo-sensitive epilepsy risk”
Balan Wonderworld devs ask players to install day one patch following “reports of a photo-sensitive epilepsy risk”
Square Enix has issued a statement asking Balan Wonderworld players to ensure that they download a day one patch before playing the new PC game.
Outriders – 15 More Features You Need To Know
Outriders – 15 More Features You Need To Know
Some more key details for People Can Fly's upcoming looter shooter.
Disaster-cast 2021 and Game Pass Scores Again | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 81
Disaster-cast 2021 and Game Pass Scores Again | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 81
This week, Joel and Ben struggle with technical difficulties and a bad microphone to bring reactions to Xbox Game Pass’ latest day one grab, Outriders.
Outriders release time and pre-load details confirmed
Outriders release time and pre-load details confirmed
Square Enix and People Can Fly have spelt out when you can expect to play Outriders once the release date hits.
Five tips to find your bearings in Balan Wonderworld
Five tips to find your bearings in Balan Wonderworld
Welcome to the strangest, most whimsical, most fantastical musical show in town: Balan Wonderworld! The curtain is just about to lift as tomorrow, our humble show will be available worldwide for players of all ages to dive into.
Six years after its announcement, Square's Final Fantasy 11 mobile reboot is cancelled
Six years after its announcement, Square's Final Fantasy 11 mobile reboot is cancelled
Square Enix's long-in-the-works Final Fantasy 11 reboot for mobile devices has, six years after its initial announcement, been officially cancelled. Final Fantasy 11 R - a mobile version of 2002's PlayStation 2, PC, and later Xbox 360 MMORPG Final Fantasy 11 Online - was originally unveiled back in March 2015 as a collaboration between Square Enix and online game specialist Nexon. Leaked screenshots of the reboot emerged a year later, but the game sailed right through its originally planned 2016 release window with barely a peep.
Final Fantasy XI mobile reboot officially cancelled
Final Fantasy XI mobile reboot officially cancelled
Nexon and Square Enix indicated that the title didn't meet expectations, despite having been in development for five years
The Weekspot podcast: #030: night knights
The Weekspot podcast: #030: night knights
What games will actually come out in 2021?
Check out Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade's
Check out Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade's "extended and enhanced" features in this all-new trailer
Square Enix has dropped a fresh trailer for Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade. "Take a look at the city of Midgar like never before, with improved textures, lighting and background environments," teases the video description.
Black Panther Coming To Avengers, Gotham Knights Delayed, Outriders Launching On Game Pass And More
Black Panther Coming To Avengers, Gotham Knights Delayed, Outriders Launching On Game Pass And More
This week on Morning Checkpoint we celebrate the death of Fortnite’s Peely, learn more about upcoming Square Enix games, see who’s the next big hero coming to Avengers, eat a baby(?) and get a look at the next generation of PSVR controllers. Read more...
Microsoft Finally Seals the Bethesda Deal w/ Special Guest Trevor Paul! | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 80
Microsoft Finally Seals the Bethesda Deal w/ Special Guest Trevor Paul! | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 80
This week Joel and Ben are joined by TheGameFanatics.com and Smooth Burrito’s Trevor Paul, to discuss the latest news on the Xbox/Bethesda Deal, the upcoming Square Enix Conference, PlayStation 5 Sales, and more Hogwarts Legacy drama.  They also discuss the latest games they played including Persona 5 Strikers, Call of Duty Black Ops : Cold … Microsoft Finally Seals the Bethesda Deal w/ Special Guest Trevor Paul! | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep.
Has Square Enix done enough to save Marvel's Avengers? It's the Eurogamer News Cast!
Has Square Enix done enough to save Marvel's Avengers? It's the Eurogamer News Cast!
It's been a bumper seven days for video game news, with headlines sparkling with announcements from publishers plotting their 2021 and beyond.
Bravely Default II’s Grand Music Does Most Of Its Storytelling
Bravely Default II’s Grand Music Does Most Of Its Storytelling
Welcome to Morning Music, Kotaku’s ongoing hangout for folks who love video games and the cool-ass sounds they make.
Forspoken Dev Details Setting, Protagonist, and More
Forspoken Dev Details Setting, Protagonist, and More
New stills from the game's recent trailer were also shared.
Project Athia Gets Official Title Name Forspoken
Project Athia Gets Official Title Name Forspoken
The post Project Athia Gets Official Title Name Forspoken appeared first on Fextralife. Project Athia gets new name Forspoken and a new trailer revealing more about the dangerous magical world of Athia. The post Project Athia Gets Official Title Name Forspoken appeared first on Fextralife.