Armored Core V

Dramatic explosions in Armored Core V release trailer

The Armored Core V launch trailer is full of mechs. I know, I was shocked too.

Armored Core V headlines

  • Climbing Mt Entry Barrier: a newb tackles Armored Core V

    Mech-virgin Stace Harman gets to grips with Armored Core V and ponders whether there’s more to these weapons of mass destruction than initially meets the eye.

  • Armored Core V goes gold, gets US pre-order bonuses

    From Software’s latest mech sim has been approved for manufacturing ahead of its release later this month.

  • Armored Core V video shows customization options, big bosses

    Namco Bandai has released a video for Armored Core V which delves into the game’ customization, weapons, bosses, and AC.

  • It's Doomsday in latest Armored Core V video

    FromSoftware has released a new video for Armored Core V, showing off lots of mechs and explosions in lovely CGI with dubstep music blasting away in the background. Don’t worry though, dashes of gameplay clips are tossed in here and there for good measure. Enjoy it below. Armored Core V launches in the US on […]

  • Namco walks you through Armored Core V's multiplayer in latest video

    Namco has released a new video for FromSoftware’s Armored Core V, featuring the game’s community manager ‘FilthieRich’ providing a look at the title’s action and multiplayer. Armored Core V launches in the US on March 20 and March 23 in Europe for PS3 and Xbox 360. The video is posted below.

  • Armored Core V dated for March 20 in NA, March 23 in Europe

    Namco Bandai has announced FromSoftware’s Armored Core V will be released on March 20 in North America and on March 23 in Europe. Those who pre-order the game through GameStop in NA will also gain exclusive access to the Heavy Assault Pack, which includes additional weapons and parts for those planning to stop the hell […]

  • Armored Core V trailer goes wall-bouncing mental

    From Software’s released a new trailer for Armored Core V, showing off some impressive CG cut-scenery, new gameplay footage and wall-bouncing mechs ahead of the game’s Japanese release at the end of next month for PS3 and 360. Get the trailer, via Siliconera, below. No western date’s been confirmed by publisher Namco Bandai as yet.

  • Quick Shots - Armored Core V brings some colour to the battlefield

    Robots shooting other robots in urban environments sounds like a recipe for visual boredom, but From Software’s efforts with Armored Core V look like a chameleon threw up – in a good way.

  • Armored Core V walkthrough vid shows huge arenas, frantic action

    I suspect this Armored Core V video is in Japanese because our feeble English-speaking minds can’t handle its awesomeness.

  • Armored Core V gets new January release for Japan

    From Software’s announced its releasing Armored Core V on January 26 for ¥7,800 in Japan on PS3 and Xbox 360. The mech title was suposed to launch in the country next month, but was delayed back in August because of feedback from the game’s open multiplayer beta this past summer. Namco Bandai is publishing the […]

  • Gamescom trailers show Armored Core V in action

    Check out both single-player and multiplayer versus battle gameplay in the trailers and images through the break.

  • Armored Core V gets delay into 2012

    From Software’s announced in Japan that it’s to delay Armored Core V into January 2012 from a previously-confirmed October launch. The reason for the delay, according to the company, is due to feedback it has taken onboard from the recent beta test it held for the game’s multiplayer. AC5 was already down for a 2012 […]

  • Quick Shots - Action-packed Armored Core V assets

    Looks like From Software’s having a media field day. These new Armored Core V screens are – waitforit waitforit – explosive. Wa ha ha! They taught me that one at journalism school.

  • Armored Core V E3 trailer advances

    This Armored Core V cinematic trailer communicates almost nothing, but is perfectly beautiful. No-score win!

  • Armored Core V screens are explosive

    These new screens from Armored Core V are packed with explosions, robots and a healthy dose of blur – that’s exactly what you want from the game though, right?

  • Armored Core 5 gets October launch in Japan, still 2012 in EU

    As well as confirming the developer’s other title Dark Souls for an September release in the country, this week’s Famitsu has now confirmed that From Software’s Armored Core 5 will launch in October in Japan.

  • Straight-up darkside: Namco aims for FY2012's soul

    Namco’s back, packing Dark Souls, The Witcher 2, Ace Combat, Armored Core and Ridge Racer into a full-powered, 12-month assault on the top-flight.

  • Armored Core V to sport hour-long missions

    Strap yourself into your mech, and you’re in it for the duration. Some of Armored Core V’s missions could take you a whole hour to complete.

  • Armored Core V will be a fully online game, says From Software

    Armored Core V, From Software’s other game besides Dark Souls, is coming next year, and according to the game’s producer Toshifumi Nabeshima the core gameplay has stayed the same but the emphasis this time out was to bring the game fully online.