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Square Enix has an Absolutely Great pack on Amazon

Square Enix didn’t show much imagination in titling this bundle “Absolutely Great” but at $10 for seven PC games plus DLC you can’t fault its logic.

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THE LAST REMNANT headlines

  • Report- SE Masterpieces to run €9.99 each, include Eidos titles

    German publisher Rondomedia has announced a contract with Square Enix to distribute the firm’s SE Masterpieces, which was trademarked earlier in the month.

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  • Misuse of Unreal led to Last Remnant framerate problems, says Square Enix

    Misuse of the Unreal Engine 3 led to the much talked about framerate problems The Last Remnant had come across, according to Square Enix.

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  • Internal Square magazine hints at final cancellation of Last Remnant PS3

    Looky, looky. It seems that Square Enix has finally put the final death nail into the proverbial coffin of the PS3 port of The Last Remnant. According to Andriasang, the PS3 port isn’t mentioned in the TBA section of the company’s internal magazine. We must stress though that this could be a mistake, as the […]

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  • Square noncommittal regarding The Last Remnant on PS3

    During an investors meeting yesterday, Square Enix boss Yoichi Wada was a bit vague when discussing The Last Remnant finally hitting the PS3. According to Japanese gaming blog Makonako, Wada never said the game was canceled for the system, but instead, Square is considering the pros and cons of releasing it as the title has […]

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  • Last Remnant Steam activation error fixed

    The glitch that prevented Last Remnant PC players from being able to activate their games through Steam has been fixed, Eurogamer reports. While the JRPG’s PC version was released last Friday in Europe, buyers had been told installation was not possible until the game launched on Steam: on April 9. Still, all’s well that end’s […]

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  • Users say The Last Remnant "unplayable" on PC

    The PC version of The Last Remnant hit European shores today, and there seems to be a bit of a snafu. According to reports, the game cannot be played nor installed because of Steam, despite the fact it’s not even suppose to hit the Valve download service until April 9. The game has to be […]

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  • Last Remnant hits PC tomorrow, promises better animation, more

    The Last Remnant releases in PAL terrotories for PC tomorrow, sporting “improved character animations” and “increased speed of gameplay in battle sequences” over its 360 counterpart, according to a Square press release today. Other improvements over the 360 version include the ability to form unions with multiple leader units and autosave between consecutive battles. Enough […]

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  • The Last Remnant demo available now

    Shacknews is carrying the PC demo for The Last Remnant. The tester for Square’s RPG weighs in at 1Gb, and apparently includes Steam-related features. It’s free, dude. The full game’s out next month.

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  • Europe getting Last Remnant PC in March

    The Last Remnant will be available in Europe for PC on March 20. The Games for Windows version lets players choose between Japanese or English voice-overs, has improved character animations and allows multiple leader units. Square Enix boss John Yamamoto said, “We hope to reach a new audience with the Games for Windows version of […]

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  • ...and we're back - Christmas news round up

    Happy New Year. We’re glad we shut down over Christmas. You didn’t miss a whole lot. By far the most important story over the break was news that Free Radical cut its workforce by 140 to just 40. The developer was confirmed as being in administration just before the Christmas holiday. Speaking to 1UP, Cameron […]

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  • Last Remnant director: 360's easier to work with than PS3

    Last Remnant director Hiroshi Takai has told OXM – via CVG – that he’s hoping his next project’s a 360 affair. It’s easier to work on than PS3, apparently. “It’s been the team’s first time working with Xbox 360 and the Unreal Engine,” he said. “In both cases the experience has been a positive one. […]

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  • Last Remnant PC version confirmed for spring

    Square’s confirmed the Windows version of The Last Remnant for spring 2009, as you can see in the press release after the break. The date’s for all PAL territories. Apparently the RPG’s “battle system has been carefully crafted to deliver a brand-new experience for gamers”. The PR doesn’t mention how, unfortunately. Swings and roundabouts.

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  • Play.com goes low on Last Remnant, "shocking" deals planned for next week

    Play.com’s selling Square RPG The Last Remnant for £17.99, as you can see here. It’s been out for a week. Despite the fact it didn’t attract the most amazing scores in the world, if you’re in the market for a hardcore 360 JRPG it’d be nonsense not to try it at that price. Xbox 360 […]

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  • The Last Remnant DLC to start from December 1

    Square’s announced that the first bit of Last Remnant DLC will release on December 1, with two more “Challenge Packs” to follow on December 15 and December 22. Details: Challenge Pack 1: “Purgatory’s Sins” Price: Free Release date: Gold Member: 1st December, 2008 Silver Member: 8th December, 2008 Level up your game with this pack […]

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  • First Last Remnant reviews don't bode well

    The first Last Remnant reviews hit overnight, and it’s not looking good. Despite a 38/40 from Famitsu, the game’s now failed to break 7/10 on three major US sites. We’re going to ask Square for an official comment on Monday as to what’s going on with UK reviews as, well, there aren’t any. The RPG […]

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  • The Last Remnant launches tomorrow

    Just in case you’d forgotten, Square’s put a press release to remind everyone that The Last Remnant’s releasing tomorrow. Famitsu gave the JRPG a very healthy 38/40, so for 360 owners in the audience this is probably well worth a look. “Our goal with The Last Remnant was always to make a game that would […]

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  • The Last Remnant gets 38/40 in Famitsu

    This may be the Xbox 360 JRPG you’re looking for. Famitsu’s given The Last Remnant 38/40, as you can see on CNG4U. The Square game’s out next Thursday, November 20. Sounds as though you should care. Hit this for more info.

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  • New Last Remant gameplay videos show battles

    Square’s put out two new videos of The Last Remnant’s gameplay, and it seems to be a tactical beast in the combat stakes. The last part of that sentence may not make a huge amount of sense, but the footage shows multiple parties and flanking going on. All too much for us. Look on CVG. […]

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  • New Last Remnant shots released

    Gamekyo’s got 22 new Last Remnant screens. It’s all looking very pretty and Japanese. It’s out next month for 360 and it’s TBC for PS3. And that, as the actress said to the bishop, is that.

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THE LAST REMNANT Latest

  • Square Enix has an Absolutely Great pack on Amazon

    Square Enix didn’t show much imagination in titling this bundle “Absolutely Great” but at $10 for seven PC games plus DLC you can’t fault its logic.

  • Report- SE Masterpieces to run €9.99 each, include Eidos titles

    German publisher Rondomedia has announced a contract with Square Enix to distribute the firm’s SE Masterpieces, which was trademarked earlier in the month.

  • Misuse of Unreal led to Last Remnant framerate problems, says Square Enix

    Misuse of the Unreal Engine 3 led to the much talked about framerate problems The Last Remnant had come across, according to Square Enix.

  • Internal Square magazine hints at final cancellation of Last Remnant PS3

    Looky, looky. It seems that Square Enix has finally put the final death nail into the proverbial coffin of the PS3 port of The Last Remnant. According to Andriasang, the PS3 port isn’t mentioned in the TBA section of the company’s internal magazine. We must stress though that this could be a mistake, as the […]

  • Square noncommittal regarding The Last Remnant on PS3

    During an investors meeting yesterday, Square Enix boss Yoichi Wada was a bit vague when discussing The Last Remnant finally hitting the PS3. According to Japanese gaming blog Makonako, Wada never said the game was canceled for the system, but instead, Square is considering the pros and cons of releasing it as the title has […]

  • Last Remnant Steam activation error fixed

    The glitch that prevented Last Remnant PC players from being able to activate their games through Steam has been fixed, Eurogamer reports. While the JRPG’s PC version was released last Friday in Europe, buyers had been told installation was not possible until the game launched on Steam: on April 9. Still, all’s well that end’s […]

  • Users say The Last Remnant “unplayable” on PC

    The PC version of The Last Remnant hit European shores today, and there seems to be a bit of a snafu. According to reports, the game cannot be played nor installed because of Steam, despite the fact it’s not even suppose to hit the Valve download service until April 9. The game has to be […]

  • Last Remnant hits PC tomorrow, promises better animation, more

    The Last Remnant releases in PAL terrotories for PC tomorrow, sporting “improved character animations” and “increased speed of gameplay in battle sequences” over its 360 counterpart, according to a Square press release today. Other improvements over the 360 version include the ability to form unions with multiple leader units and autosave between consecutive battles. Enough […]

  • The Last Remnant demo available now

    Shacknews is carrying the PC demo for The Last Remnant. The tester for Square’s RPG weighs in at 1Gb, and apparently includes Steam-related features. It’s free, dude. The full game’s out next month.

  • Europe getting Last Remnant PC in March

    The Last Remnant will be available in Europe for PC on March 20. The Games for Windows version lets players choose between Japanese or English voice-overs, has improved character animations and allows multiple leader units. Square Enix boss John Yamamoto said, “We hope to reach a new audience with the Games for Windows version of […]

  • …and we’re back – Christmas news round up

    Happy New Year. We’re glad we shut down over Christmas. You didn’t miss a whole lot. By far the most important story over the break was news that Free Radical cut its workforce by 140 to just 40. The developer was confirmed as being in administration just before the Christmas holiday. Speaking to 1UP, Cameron […]

  • Last Remnant director: 360′s easier to work with than PS3

    Last Remnant director Hiroshi Takai has told OXM – via CVG – that he’s hoping his next project’s a 360 affair. It’s easier to work on than PS3, apparently. “It’s been the team’s first time working with Xbox 360 and the Unreal Engine,” he said. “In both cases the experience has been a positive one. […]

  • Last Remnant PC version confirmed for spring

    Square’s confirmed the Windows version of The Last Remnant for spring 2009, as you can see in the press release after the break. The date’s for all PAL territories. Apparently the RPG’s “battle system has been carefully crafted to deliver a brand-new experience for gamers”. The PR doesn’t mention how, unfortunately. Swings and roundabouts.

  • Play.com goes low on Last Remnant, “shocking” deals planned for next week

    Play.com’s selling Square RPG The Last Remnant for £17.99, as you can see here. It’s been out for a week. Despite the fact it didn’t attract the most amazing scores in the world, if you’re in the market for a hardcore 360 JRPG it’d be nonsense not to try it at that price. Xbox 360 […]

  • The Last Remnant DLC to start from December 1

    Square’s announced that the first bit of Last Remnant DLC will release on December 1, with two more “Challenge Packs” to follow on December 15 and December 22. Details: Challenge Pack 1: “Purgatory’s Sins” Price: Free Release date: Gold Member: 1st December, 2008 Silver Member: 8th December, 2008 Level up your game with this pack […]

  • First Last Remnant reviews don’t bode well

    The first Last Remnant reviews hit overnight, and it’s not looking good. Despite a 38/40 from Famitsu, the game’s now failed to break 7/10 on three major US sites. We’re going to ask Square for an official comment on Monday as to what’s going on with UK reviews as, well, there aren’t any. The RPG […]

  • The Last Remnant launches tomorrow

    Just in case you’d forgotten, Square’s put a press release to remind everyone that The Last Remnant’s releasing tomorrow. Famitsu gave the JRPG a very healthy 38/40, so for 360 owners in the audience this is probably well worth a look. “Our goal with The Last Remnant was always to make a game that would […]

  • The Last Remnant gets 38/40 in Famitsu

    This may be the Xbox 360 JRPG you’re looking for. Famitsu’s given The Last Remnant 38/40, as you can see on CNG4U. The Square game’s out next Thursday, November 20. Sounds as though you should care. Hit this for more info.

  • New Last Remant gameplay videos show battles

    Square’s put out two new videos of The Last Remnant’s gameplay, and it seems to be a tactical beast in the combat stakes. The last part of that sentence may not make a huge amount of sense, but the footage shows multiple parties and flanking going on. All too much for us. Look on CVG. […]

  • New Last Remnant shots released

    Gamekyo’s got 22 new Last Remnant screens. It’s all looking very pretty and Japanese. It’s out next month for 360 and it’s TBC for PS3. And that, as the actress said to the bishop, is that.

  • Last Remnant gets 21 new shots

    On CVG, the ever reliable website for posting billions of screenshots. Looking good. We would elaborate, but we’re on the Brighton-London sketchy connection. So we won’t. Take a look.

  • Last Remnant gets TGS trailer

    After the break. We missed this yesterday, for some reason. The Square RPG’s out for 360, PS3 and PC, the 360 version coming first this “winter”. Take a look.

  • The Last Remnant bundle confirmed for Japan

    Microsoft’s confirmed a Last Remnant bundle for Japan. The pack includes a 60Gb machine, a faceplate, a premium soundtrack and the game. Retails for ¥34,800 (US$331) and goes on sale November 11. Thanks Kotaku. Update: There are some new screens here, too. Thanks, Blerk.

  • 70 new Last Remnant screens released

    On CVG, who must have the best screenshot uploaderer in the world. Props to you, admin man. The Square RPG’s out this “winter” for 360 and PC, and sometime next year for PS3. Go Japanese mental through the link.

  • New Last Remnant Screens released

    Square’s put out some new shots of The Last Remnant, as you can see on Destructoid. They’re actually scans from Famitsu, but there we are. The PC and 360 versions of the RPG are out this winter, according to GamesPress, with a PS3 version to follow.

  • Star Ocean 4 and Last Remnant playable at TGS

    Kotaku’s reporting that Square RPGs Star Ocean: The Last Hope and The Last Remnant will both be playable at Tokyo Game Show in October. Both games were listed in the firm’s show list announcement earlier this week, but without any indication as to whether we were going to just get movies or hands-on time. Now […]

  • The Last Remnant set for November 20 release, DLC confirmed

    After the break. Producer Ueda Nobuyuki reveals that the release date for RPG The Last Remnant will be November 20 and that the game will feature downloadable content. He also tells you what the Remnants are and how they’ll aide your quest in the Square RPG. It’s video Friday. By Mike Bowden

  • Microsoft’s E3 press release: all the games in one place

    Microsoft has put out a press release detailing all the game we can look forward to this year and next. You saw most of them this evening but there are a couple that didn’t make it. After the drop, if you please. By Mike Bowden

  • Square Enix’s E3 line-up includes two new Star Ocean PSP games

    Square’s announced its E3 line-up, and it contains a few surprises. As well as The Last Remnant, Infinite Undiscovery and Star Ocean: The Last Hope, the firm will show Star Ocean: First Departure and Star Ocean: Second Evolution, both for PSP. Taito’s Exit DS and The Legend of Kage 2, again for DS, will also […]

  • Square shows more Last Remnant art and screens

    They’re on CNG4U, and robbed from Famitsu from the look of it. The JRPG’s releasing for Xbox 360 this winter.