Category Archives: Konami
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 15:48 GMT
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 has a new developer video available, which takes you behind-the-scenes with producers Dave Cox and Enric Alvarez as they discuss creating the main character, Dracula. Lords of Shadow 2 will be released on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on February 25 in North America and February 27 in Europe.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 11:49 GMT
Metal Gear Solid 5 is coming. We’re compiling every rumour, fact, screenshot, tweet, trailer and sniff of information about the project from now until launch. We must be mad, but you know you love it.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 14:19 GMT
PES 2014 will be updated later this month wither better facial quality for 800 player faces along, new kits, and the long-awaited 11 vs 11 multiplayer mode. Data Pack 2 will be a free update and will include all transfers made over the season, and enhancements to the chat elements have been made alongside gameplay tweaks. A new ‘Team Play’ lobby system has will also be incorporated, as well as online competitions and Master League Online competitions to the game’s Competition Mode. New screenshots are below.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 10:13 GMT
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance publisher Konami has made the game’s DLC packs available for free, as well as discounting the base game.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 08:00 GMT
Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes has been given a confirmed Spring release window on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Director Hideo Kojima has also confirmed the link between the game and The Phantom Pain. Screens inside.
Sat, Nov 02, 2013 | 23:49 GMT
If you bought Castlevania: Mirror of Fate HD from PSN or Xbox Live this week, then you were treated to a playable demo for next year’s Lords of Shadow 2. But if you don’t want Mirror of Fate or to spend money for a demo, then you can watch said demo here.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 14:01 GMT
Considering the star of Lords of Shadow 2 is Dracula, it only makes sense that on Halloween we’d get a spiffy new trailer. As a bonus, we also learn how you can get a copy of the game in a steelbook case in Europe.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 13:38 GMT
With the FOX Engine, Metal Gear Solid 5 looks great both on current-gen systems as well as the new ones, but “great” isn’t the goal — Kojima says they want “photo-realistic graphic quality.”
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 00:47 GMT
Four new screenshots of that one base we keep seeing in footage of Metal Gear Solid V have been released, showing off some of the games really good looking daytime shadow tech. Also featured: a number of objects just tall enough to conceal a crouching person, some barbed wire fences with space to crawl beneath and another type of fence which is half covered in tarpaulins and thus impossible to see through, but half very visible chain link. Check them out after the jump.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 17:39 BST
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate has released on Xbox Live today, and Konami has released a batch of screenshots to accompany the title. In addition to the HD upgrade and game play refinements new modes have also been added, including online leaderboards and Boss Rush Mode along with a demo of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2. It will run you $14.99/£9.99/€11.99.
The game is set to release on PSN October 29 and may be heading to PC as well.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 08:40 BST
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain creator Hideo Kojima has said while the game is “open-world”, don’t expect Snake to “fish all day or change jobs and pursue a different life.”
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 12:23 BST
Konami has sent out a press release to confirm that they have now fixed online multiplayer in PES 2014 for Xbox 360 players. A new update is now available to download that should restore full online functionality.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 15:22 BST
It looks as if Konami is looking into the possibility of bringing Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD to PC, if a tweet from series producer Dave Cox is anything to go by (and it probably is). The game is coming to Xbox Live and PSN this week, and a fan asked if it would be coming to PC at the same time. “No,” replied Cox. “We are looking into bringing the game to PC at some point though.”
Mon, Oct 21, 2013 | 09:51 BST
Platinum Games’ Raiden-focused franchise spin-off Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is getting a special edition. It’ll include the main game, alongside all DLC, bonus Raiden skins, and a custom PS3 theme. It’s due out in Japan on December 5.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 | 15:49 BST
Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima has made comments that allude heavily to Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain being a gameplay experience that will extend well beyond consoles. In typical fashion he wasn’t terribly specific, but he has in the past hinted at second-screen functionality.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 10:53 BST
PES 2014′s online play has been plagued by bug issues linked to the game’s version 1.01 update. Developer Konami has stressed that it has now identified several key problems and is now working on a solution.
Wed, Oct 09, 2013 | 16:00 BST
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection brings together both of Mercury Steams games so far and a demo of Lords of Shadow 2, among other things. It’s just been dated by Konami.
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 | 14:00 BST
Julien Merceron, who is Square Enix’s former worldwide technology director has been named worldwide technology director at Konami and will be in charge of digital entertainment.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 11:46 BST
After a half hour gameplay showing at TGS last week, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’s prologue Ground Zeroes has attracted ire from a section of fans who are worried that certain elements of gameplay, such as the introduction of regenerating health, are too far removed from the series’ previous iterations. Hideo Kojima took to Twitter to respond.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 16:04 BST
It’s a Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain bonanza today, as Konami has released five new direct-feed videos showing off the specially-constructed Tokyo Game Show 2013 demo as well as the game’s opening.