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Sony's HMZ-T2 Personal 3D Viewer certainly gives off a good first impression. The device looks sleek, like something out of the future, the sort of streamlined future that movies have been promising us since Metropolis. Actually strapping the thing to your head is a slightly different experience.Th...

September 24th 2012 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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The thirty minutes or so of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance that I played at the Tokyo Game Show were entirely in Japanese. I had no idea what was going on in the story (not that I ever really know what's going on in a Metal Gear game anyway), and the purpose of my mission was never clear.With the n...

September 24th 2012 at 12:35pm 0 Comments
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The Tokyo Game Show continues to attract increasing numbers of attendees, breaking attendance records every year. This year is no exception: 223,753 people attended TGS 2012, up from 222,668 in 2011 and 207,647 in 2010.Oddly, attendance on the first public day, Saturday, was way up (94,989 people v...

September 24th 2012 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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During the Tokyo Game Show Namco Bandai announced a new game in the Macross series called Macross 30. The game will launch some time in 2013.The lone detail known about the game is that its theme song will be sung by Haruka Chisuga, the winner of the 2012 "Miss Macross 30" competition. Had we been...

September 23rd 2012 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Walking around the Tokyo Game Show floor, we just happened to run into Keiji Inafune, famed (and infamous) Japanese developer and creator of notable franchises like Mega Man and Dead Rising, not to mention the upcoming Soul Sacrifice and Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z. We snagged a few minutes of his time t...

September 22nd 2012 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Despite being primarily dominated by the women of Dead or Alive 5, Tecmo Koei's booth was also host to a slew of other games, one of which must have involved whatever it is that's happening in the pictures above and after the break. Now, our Japanese is a little rusty, but we think this is what the...

September 21st 2012 at 8:00pm 0 Comments