The Tomb Raider achievements continue to pile up as the reboot has sold nearly 6 million units, and is on track to beat that by the end of March. The title, which appears on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 is on course to become the best-selling game in the history of the franchise.
Classic games under the Square Enix brand (and others) are becoming even more accessible! Both PSN and the AppStore are featuring sales of games in the Tomb Raider, Hitman, and Deus Ex franchises, and you can see prices as low as $0.99 for some of these titles. To see what games are up for grabs, and for details on how much they cost, continue reading.
Actor Thomas Kretschmann has been officially cast to play the villain in the new Hitman reboot. Kretschmann will be Le Cierq, the chairman of Syndicate International, bent on creating an army of unstoppable agents. Kretschmann appears to be loving villainous roles as he’s also been cast as Baron Wolfgang von Strucker in The Avengers: Age Of Ultron.
In an interview posted on SQEXMembersNA, the producer of Drakengard 3, Takamasa Shiba, goes into detail about the upcoming game, and also offers his insight into his life as a staff member of Square Enix. This game comes out this May, and the interview allows gamers to see some of what goes into the makings of the game. For more information, and to watch the video interview, continue reading.
With the release of Thief coming up in a few days, Square Enix has announced that a modding contest will be held with a lot of great prizes. Teaming up with AMD and those that created The Dark Mod, they have opened it up to modders and players to enter this contest for the chance to win. And, every entrant will receive a prize just for entering this Thief Contest. For more information, continue reading.
Hitman GO is the newly announced mobile game from from Square Enix Montreal. So, not only is there a console/PC Hitman game in the works; but with this announcement, there will be a mobile game coming out soon. It is a turn-based strategy game, but it still retains some of the same mechanics of the console games. For more information on Hitman GO, and to see some pictures of the game, continue reading.
The newest game in Square Enix’s mobile game library launched today, and it is called Deadman’s Cross. It is a card battle RPG with a zombie theme. To watch the launch trailer, and to read more information on this new game, continue reading.
Want to get your hands on a copy of one of only five thousand copies of Drakengard 3′s Collector’s Edition? Well, it’s available for purchase, and this article has the details on what you can expect when it arrives this May. For more information, continue reading.
Now that Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is making its rounds around the world this week, it’s time to talk about another game in Square Enix’s 2014 repertoire. Thief becomes available in a couple weeks, and if you choose to pre-order through GameStop, you will receive exclusive bonuses. Be sure to continue reading to find out these bonuses, and to watch the feature trailer describing all of the things you can do in the world of Thief.
Square Enix has been adding more and more clothes to Lightning’s wardrobe in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII for months now. From Cloud and Aerith from Final Fantasy VII, to Yuna from Final Fantasy X/X-2. Now in this increasing invisible closet is the look of one of Square Enix’s other heroines, Lara Croft. For more information on Lightning’s new outfit, and to watch a teaser video of this new DLC, continue reading.
Today saw the release of Airtight Games and Square Enix’s trailer of Murdered: Soul Suspect. This unique spin on the classic detective story will be coming out this June for many gaming platforms, like PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC. For information on this game, continue reading.