Mike Lind's Blog – August 2019 Archive (8)

Yakuza 7 Shifts The Series Into A Turn-Based RPG

Yes, that's read correctly. The seventh entry in Ryu Ga Gotoku Studios and Sega's critically acclaimed open world beat'em up action game, titled Whereabouts of Light & Darkness, will center its combat around turn-based mechanics. This was certainly seen as very unexpected, to say the least.

The main protagonist will also be…


Added by Mike Lind on August 29, 2019 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Daemon X Machina's On And Off Battle Game Flow

A new trailer put out by Marvelous First Studio sheds some light on how its upcoming mecha-based action game Daemon X Machina will carry out standard gameplay protocol. The development team has put a lot of consideration into addressing many of the concerns regarding the beta's flaws and fleshing out many mechanics and interactions to provide a varied…


Added by Mike Lind on August 29, 2019 at 11:00am — No Comments

RETRO REBOOT!! Primal Rage (Sega Saturn)

Because I grew up loving Kaiju like Godzilla, I always wanted a 16 bit tournament fighter featuring the larger than life creatures that I could control at my whim. Well, we never got that here in the United States. Godzilla Kaijuu Daikessen was released for the Super Famicom, but never saw an international release. The closest I had at the time was…


Added by Mike Lind on August 27, 2019 at 11:00am — No Comments

Cyberpunk 2077 Live Stream to Feature 15 Minutes of Gameplay

Originally announced to be aired at PAX West, plans changed to showcase gameplay of the much anticipated Cyberpunk 2077 will instead have a 15 minute live broadcast of its gameplay next week at Warsaw.

"There are many logistical (and some creative) reasons behind this decision, but the most important thing we want to say is that we’re sorry…


Added by Mike Lind on August 22, 2019 at 7:37pm — No Comments

BREAKING NEWS: Sony Takes Spider-Man Back

In a stunning revelation, news has recently broke that Sony has backed out of a deal that would continue to balance the relationship between Sony's rights to Spider-Man and Disney/Marvel. According to Deadline, Disney has asked for a 50/50 co-financing agreement on future Spider-Man films. Sony had proposed to keep the arrangement at a 5% range of…


Added by Mike Lind on August 20, 2019 at 5:00pm — No Comments

RETRO REBOOT!! Sonic The Hedgehog Spinball (Sega Genesis)

Platform stars do so much traveling and jumping around, every now and then you gotta stop and take a break from the norm and just enjoy a leisurely activity once in a while. Mario and crew will drive go carts on occasion and partake in some board games. Kirby's Dream Course sees the adorable hero indulge in golf. Sonic the Hedgehog gets in on this…


Added by Mike Lind on August 20, 2019 at 11:00am — No Comments

Persona 5 Royal Has Western Release Date

Persona 5 Royal now has a street date for its release in this hemisphere. The widely successful and critically acclaimed role-playing game of 2016 received an updated version that includes new enhancements and features. This isn't the first venture into definitive releases of Persona games, both Persona 3 and Persona 4 saw enhanced re-releases of…


Added by Mike Lind on August 17, 2019 at 6:39pm — No Comments

RETRO REBOOT!! Super Mario World

Super Mario Bros. 3 was one of the earliest video games I can remember that achieved a high degree of mainstream hype prior to its release and lived up to it afterwards, leaving its stamp on video game history. It even had a movie, The Wizard, to act as a glorified commercial for it, starring Fred Savage, Christian Slater, and dad-in-early-90s-movies…


Added by Mike Lind on August 13, 2019 at 10:30am — No Comments

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