VGM Podcast 091 - Guacamelee! / Castlevania - Symphony Of The Night

Head on over to the Podcast section to check out the new VG Island Podcast, or click the link below. It’s all about Video Game Music.

http://thevgisland.com/podcast/files/pod91.html

Podcast_1
Comments

Video Game Music of the Week - 190

Head on over to the VGM of the Week section for this weeks featured game.

VGM.CastleSOTN

Click
HERE
Comments

Video Game Music of the Week - 189

Head on over to the VGM of the Week section for this weeks featured game.

VGM.Guacamelee

Click
HERE
Comments

[E3 2015] More Amiibo Announced During E3 Direct

vgi_160615_02_1

More Amiibo figures were announced during Nintendo’s E3 Video Presentation. The figures from the
Animal Crossing set include Tom Nook, Isabelle, K.K. Slider and Mabel.

A single 8-Bit Style
Super Mario Maker Amiibo was announced and will be a touch larger than past Amiibo.

Two hybrid figures that work with both Amiibo compatible games and the new
Skylanders game were also revealed.

Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct
Comments

[E3 2015] Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam

vgi_160615_08

The next game in the Mario RPG/Paper series was officially announced and will be coming to 3DS early next year. The game is titled
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam and features elements from both the Mario RPG series and the Paper Mario series. Check out the trailer below.
Spring 2016



Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct

Comments

[E3 2015] Xenoblade Chronicles X Coming This Year

vgi_160615_03


The open-world RPG
Xenoblade Chronicles X has been given an official English release date. The game released in Japan earlier this year, and will be releasing here on December 4 of this year. Check out a new trailer below.



Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct

Comments

[E3 2015] New Fire Emblem: Fates Trailer. Coming 2016

vgi_160615_06


The follow-up to 2013’s
Fire Emblem: Awakening was shown during Nintendo’s E3 Direct Presentation. Fire Emblem: Fates will release in 2016 and you can check out a brand new trailer below.



Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct

Comments

[E3 2015] Metroid Prime: Federation Force Announced

vgi_160615_010


Yet another 3DS spin-off title was announced during the E3 Direct Video, this time based on the
Metroid Prime series. The game is a multiplayer focused game that features mini-games of a sort, based on the Metroid Prime setting. The game will release in 2015.



Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct

Comments

[E3 2015] Zelda Triforce Heroes Announced

vgi_160615_09

A new spin-off
The Legend Of Zelda game has been announced for Nintendo 3DS, set to release later this year. Check out the trailer for the multiplayer Zelda title The Legend Of Zelda: Triforce Heroes below.



Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct

Comments

[E3 2015] Star Fox: Zero Is The Next Star Fox Game. Coming to Wii U This Year

vgi_160615_01


The new
Star Fox game that was briefly discussed during last year’s E3 Presentation has been given an official name and release window. Star Fox: Zero is set to release on Wii U in 2015. Check out the new trailer below.



Source:
Nintendo E3 Direct

Comments

[E3 2015] Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Real, Coming To PS4

vgi_160615_10


The long-awaited
Final Fantasy VII Remake was confirmed today during the Sony E3 Press Conference. The game will be coming to PlayStation 4 sometime in the future. Check out the teaser below.



Source: Sony Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] Street Fighter V Footage Shown During Sony Press Conference

vgi_160615_7


Two new
Street Fighter V characters were revealed, as well as some new footage during the Sony E3 Press Conference. Both Birdie and Cammy were confirmed, and there will be a Beta heading to PS4 shortly.



Source: Sony Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] Guerilla Games Announces Horizon: Zero Dawn

vgi_160615_8


Guerrilla Games have announced their next game, Horizon: Zero Dawn. The third-person, action game currently has no release date. Check out some footage below,



Source: Sony Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] The Last Guardian Is Coming

vgi_160615_4


The Last Guardian is coming to PlayStation 4 in 2016. That’s right, the long awaited game by Team Ico was finally shown at this years Sony press conference, after being completely absent for many years.



Source: Sony Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] Mass Effect: Andromeda Coming 2016

vgi_160615_1


EA has finally revealed the title of the next game in the
Mass Effect franchise. Mass Effect: Andromeda will release Holiday 2016 on PC, Xbox One and PS4.



Source: EA Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] Mirror's Edge: Catalyst Coming Early Next Year

vgi_160615_2


The
Mirror’s Edge reboot that was announced at last year’s EA Press Conference has been given a release date of Autumn 2016. Gameplay footage was also revealed, which can be seen below.



Source: EA Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] First Gameplay Footage of Rise Of The Romb Raider

vgi_150615_7

Here is the first official gameplay trailer of
Rise Of The Tomb Raider, coming exclusively to Xbox One November 10, 2015.



Source: Microsoft E3 Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] New Rare Game, Sea Of Thieves, Announced

vgi_150615_8


A new game by Rare was announced during the Microsoft E3 Press Conference this morning titled
Sea Of Thieves. The game is a colourful, adventure game, much akin to many of their past games, and currently has no release date.

Also, a Rare gaming collection was announced, coming to Xbox One this August 4.





Source: Microsoft E3 Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] Halo 5 Coming This Year, Multiplayer 'Warzone' Mode Footage Within

vgi_150615_6


Take a look at the upcoming Halo title,
Halo 5: Guardians, set to release this holiday season.



Source: Microsoft E3 Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] New Xbox One Exclusive from Keiji Inafune and The Makers Of Metroid Prime

vgi_150615_15

A new Xbox One exclusive game was revealed during the Microsoft E3 Press Conference this morning. ReCore is being developed by Keiji Inafune (Mega Man) and the makers of Metroid Prime and is set to release in Autumn of 2016.



Source: Microsoft E3 Press Conference

Comments

[E3 2015] Xbox One Will Be Backwards Compatible

vgi_150615_14

During the Microsoft E3 Press Conference, it was revealed that the Xbox One will be adding backwards compatibility for Xbox 360 this holiday. Any Xbox 360 retail disc will allow you to download that title, for no charge at all, but cannot be used to play the game from the disc itself. It works more like a key, allowing you to download the title to your console.

Source: Microsoft E3 Press Conference
Comments

[E3 2015] Fallout 4 Coming November 10th, 2015

vgi_150615_4

Take an in-depth look at Fallout 4, set to release November 10th, 2015. Check out some gameplay footage below, towards the ends of the presentation



Source:
Bethesda E3 Showcase

Comments

[E3 2015] Fallout Shelter Available Today

vgi_150615_5

Fallout Shelter, a strategy/simulation game is now available on iOS, for free. The game was announced during Bethesda’s E3 Showcase.



Source:
Bethesda E3 Showcase

Comments

[E3 2015] The Elder Scrolls Card Game Incoming

vgi_150615_3

The Elder Scrolls: Legends was announced during Bethesda’s E3 Press Conference and will be coming to PC and iPad later this year. It is a Strategy Card Game based on the lore of The Elder Scrolls Series. Check out a teaser below.



Source: Bethesda E3 Showcase

Comments

[E3 2015] Dishonored 2 Announced, Dishonored Definitive Edition Coming

vgi_150615_2

Dishonored 2 was officially announced during the Bethesda E3 Showcase. The game will release on Xbox One, PS4 and PC at a later time. Check out some footage below. Dishonored Definitive Edition was also announced and will be coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC this Spring.



Source:
Bethesda E3 Showcase

Comments

[E3 2015] DOOM Gets Gruesome In Gameplay Footage From Bethesda's E3 Showcase

vgi_150615_1

Check out some official gameplay footage from the upcoming DOOM title from Bethesda Game Studios. Also, it was revealed that “DOOM Snapmap” will allow any player, regardless of system, to create, design and share custom stages and scenarios, a feature that is built into the game itself. DOOM will release next year for Xbox One, PS4 and PC.



Source: Bethesda E3 Showcase

Comments

[E3 2015] New Stages and Tournament Mode Coming To Super Smash Bros. Wii U

vgi_140615_3

New Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS stages were both revealed and released in the recent Nintendo Smash Bros Direct. Dream Land from the original Super Smash Bros. was confirmed, as well as Hyrule Castle and Peach’s Castle. Also, the previously announced Miiverse Stage was shown.

With the release of new character Ryu, Suzaku Castle, from
Street Fighter II was also released as a new stage for both Wii U and 3DS.

Finally, Tournament mode was shown again, and will release sometime in August of this year.

Source: Nintendo E3
Comments

[E3 2015] More Smash Bros. Amiibo Confirmed

vgi_140615_2

During the Super Smash Bros. pre-E3 direct video, a few more Amiibo were announced. The three variations of the Mii Fighter were confirmed, as well as R.O.B, Duck Hunt, Mr. Game and Watch (with interchangeable parts), Falco, Lucas and Mewtwo. Also, with the recent release of Roy and Ryu, two more Amiibo based on those two characters were also confirmed.

Source: Nintendo E3
Comments

[E3 2015] Roy & Ryu Are The Newest Fighters To Join Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS

vgi_140615_1

In the Super Smash Bros. pre-E3 direct video, both Ryu from the Street Fighter series and Roy from the Fire Emblem series were officially revealed. Roy, Ryu and Lucas are all available to download right now.

Source: Nintendo E3
Comments

[E3 2015] E3 Australia/New Zealand Timetable

Here are the local times for this years E3 press conferences.

Timetable E3 2015
Comments

[E3 2015] Our Nintendo E3 Direct Predictions

Our final set of predictions are in, and this time we cover Nintendo. There will also be a Smash Bros. Video Event and as such, this list of predictions will cover both the Smash Bros. Event and the Nintendo E3 Direct Presentation. Check out our final list below!

Nintendo 2015 P
Comments

VGM Podcast 090 - Oceanhorn / Deity Quest

Head on over to the Podcast section to check out the new VG Island Podcast, or click the link below. It’s all about Video Game Music.

http://thevgisland.com/podcast/files/pod90.html

Podcast_1
Comments

Video Game Music of the Week - 188

Head on over to the VGM of the Week section for this weeks featured game.

vgm_DeityQuest0

Click
HERE
Comments

[E3 2015] Our Bethesda and Square-Enix Press Conference Predictions

Bethesda and Square-Enix will both be holding their first ever official E3 Press Conferences this year and both are bound to be jam-packed with information and reveals. Bethesda recently announced Fallout 4 which is set to have a big presence in their conference and everyone will be eagerly awaiting new information regarding Final Fantasy XV during their press conference. Check out our full list of predictions below.

Bethesda 2015 P
Comments

Bethesda Officially Reveals Fallout 4 Ahead Of E3

vgi_030615_1

After a “Fallout” stylised countdown appeared on Bethesda’s website today, many speculated a Fallout 4 announcement was imminent, and many were correct. Bethesda has officially revealed Fallout 4 and you can check out the trailer below. Fallout 4 will be coming to PC, Xbox One and PS4. More information is set to be revealed in the coming weeks.



Source: Fallout 4

Comments

Video Game Music of the Week - 187

Head on over to the VGM of the Week section for this weeks featured game.

vgm.Oceanhorn

Click
HERE
Comments