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Even Amazon isn't expecting too much traffic on this Memorial Day, as The Last Remnant for PC is the company's "deal of the day" for $27. The game won Japanese mag Famitsu's "rookie title prize" for 2008.The PC version of The Last Remnant isn't as bad in the technical department as the Xbox 360 ver...

May 25th 2009 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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They say that the Japanese are known for their impeccable respect of timeliness. So why is it that leading Japanese mag Famitsu is revealing its 2008 Game of the Year winners now? Here are some highlights: Person of the Year -- Hideo KojimaThis is a man that not only has time to pen the comple...

April 25th 2009 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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Square Enix first announced The Last Remnant, its Unreal Engine-powered RPG, as a multiplatform title for Xbox 360, PC and PS3. With both 360 and PC versions out, some are wondering what happened to the PS3 version.Hiroshi Takai from Square Enix spoke at GDC, commenting on his experiences working w...

March 26th 2009 at 9:30pm 0 Comments
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In the latest issue of OXM, Square Enix developer Hiroshi Takai has admitted the unimaginable ... the Xbox 360 is easier to develop on than the Playstation 3. Even admitting that he hopes his next project is on the 360. Gasp! Shock! Awe!"It's been the team's first time working with Xbox 360 and the...

December 16th 2008 at 12:15pm 0 Comments
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Square Enix just released new The Last Remnant downloadable content to the Marketplace today, but we do use the term "downloadable content" ever so liberally because the content is nothing more than 108KB game unlocks. No matter, it's new content even if it's already on the game disc. The two FREE...

December 8th 2008 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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If you've been able to look past the numerous reported technical issues with The Last Remnant, you should be happy to hear that that three downloadable content packs are on the way for the game. The first, Challenge Pack 1: Purgatory's Sins, will be available to Xbox Live Gold members on December 1...

November 29th 2008 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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After the break we used our blogging powers to embed a new Last Remnant trailer, its big launch trailer, which is brimming with ego, long hair and swords. You know, Square Enix really loves their swords. Square Enix also loves their long blond locks of hair and kitty beasts with four arms. Square E...

November 21st 2008 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Square Enix's The Last Remnant will be available in a special edition Xbox 360 bundle when it launches Nov. 20 in Japan. The box comes with the standard stuff, but includes DVD remote, game, faceplate and soundtrack CD for around $331 - the bundle saves about $30 off the cost of the standalone game...

October 3rd 2008 at 2:15pm 0 Comments
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We really haven't heard anything about The Last Remnant for a while now -- the game's PS3 version still lacks a release date (the delay is attributed to the Unreal Engine while the 360 version will be out this November) and details on the game mechanics are fuzzy at best.Luckily for fans, Siliconer...

September 27th 2008 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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Some of you may have read (and even tipped us off) about reports stating that The Last Remnant for PS3 would be released alongside the 360 version this November. However, and unfortunately, this statement is false. Famitsu, the origin of the mistaken release date has issued a correction (via IGN)....

August 18th 2008 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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Famitsu has posted a correction on its website (via IGN) about an incorrect The Last Remnant release date that appeared in the latest Famitsu PS3 publication. The issue, dedicated to Square Enix's recent DKΣ3713 event, incorrectly listed the PlayStation 3 version of the game as coming Novembe...

August 18th 2008 at 2:45pm 0 Comments
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Don't let the subject line fool you -- while there's still no firm release date set for The Last Remnant on the PS3, it's coming and it's about time we learned a little more about the game. A bunch of press members sat down with the game's producer, Nobuyuki Ueda, then tried to get some information...

July 18th 2008 at 4:00pm 0 Comments