Broken Pre-Order Promise Angers Fans Who Wanted Rubber Watch [UPDATE]

A pre-order mix-up has left a number of gamers upset at both retailer Amazon and Aksys Games, the publisher behind the great adventure game Virtue's Last Reward. » 10/22/12 1:00pm 10/22/12 1:00pm

The Game That's Keeping Me Up All Night

Last Tuesday, I went to bed at around 10:30pm, hoping to get a decent amount of sleep. Maybe I'd wake up early, go for a run before breakfast. You know, try to be a human being. » 10/18/12 5:00pm 10/18/12 5:00pm

Mind-Bending Flash Favorite Shift Gains a 3D Twist in Shifting World

More than 16 million players have enjoyed Armor Games' flash-based Shift series of puzzle platformers. Now Akysys Games seeks to capture some of that magic on Nintendo's 3D handheld with Shifting World. » 12/06/11 12:20pm 12/06/11 12:20pm

Aksys Sees Catherine's Sexy And Raises Record Of Agarest War Zero

When Atlus put out a call for fans to appear in the next trailer for the sexy Persona spin-off Catherine, they probably never expected Record of Agarest War Zero publisher Aksys Games to respond. Thanks for sharing, Jeff! » 4/21/11 3:20pm 4/21/11 3:20pm

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift II Goes Portable Two Ways

Aksys Games today said BlazBlue: Continuum Shift II will release for the Nintendo 3DS on May 31 in North America. A PSP version also will drop on the same date. There's the launch trailer touting the fighting sequel's new features. » 4/15/11 9:30pm 4/15/11 9:30pm

The PlayStation Network Prepares For A Little Hot Girl-On-Girl Fighting…

Twenty-three fatal and furious female fighters battle for the fate of Japan in Arcana Heart 3. The all-girl fighting franchise returns to North America this spring on the PlayStation Network, complete with full-featured online multiplayer. » 2/14/11 5:20pm 2/14/11 5:20pm

The Final Bit.Trip Brings Commander Video Home

It's been a long, strange trip for Commander Video of Gaijin Games' Bit.Trip series, but he's finally coming home. Check out the official trailer for Bit.Trip Flux, the sixth and final stop on the Bit.Trip train. » 1/31/11 9:00pm 1/31/11 9:00pm

Review: Bit.Trip Fate

Gaijin Games compromises my ability to deliver a concise game description with Bit.Trip Fate, a rhythm-based on-rails twin stick bullet hell shooter. I guess that wasn't too bad. » 11/03/10 7:20pm 11/03/10 7:20pm

The Bit.Trip Fated To Continue October 25

The penultimate chapter in Aksys Games' Bit.Trip saga opens on October 25, when rhythm-based on-rails shooter Bit.Trip Fate makes its WiiWare debut. » 10/15/10 2:00pm 10/15/10 2:00pm

Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors, One Watch

Now you can pretend you're about to die a horrible death by drowning upon a sinking ship with the Gamestop exclusive preorder watch for Aksys Games' DS thriller Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors. » 9/20/10 1:40pm 9/20/10 1:40pm

The American Version of Gladiator Begins Office Hijinks

Acquire's Gladiator Begins for the PSP is perhaps best known for its underboob-heavy, gladiator cosplaying mascot girl, one who engages in Japanese office publicity stunts hijinks that violate most corporate dress codes. America, how do you respond? » 9/14/10 1:00am 9/14/10 1:00am

'Really Naughty' Record of Agarest War: Too Hot For GameStop?

Aksys Games' new role-playing game may be a little too naughty for retailer GameStop, which is allegedly putting the "Really Naughty Limited Edition" of the video game behind the counter and out of sight of those offended by barely dressed cartoons. » 4/28/10 8:00pm 4/28/10 8:00pm

BlazBlue Goes 3D, Cute With BlayzBloo: Super Melee Brawlers Battle…

Nintendo DSi owners will get their own brand of BlazBlue beat 'em up action with BlayzBloo: Super Melee Brawlers Battle Royale, an adorably super-deformed spin-off based on Arc System Works' fighting game series. » 4/26/10 3:40pm 4/26/10 3:40pm

Get Your Secret Mimana Iyar Chronicle Codes Here

There's a secret area in Aksys' PlayStation Portable Tales of-esque role-playing game Mimana Iyar Chronicles, where secret codes will earn you special loot. We just so happen to have a couple of those codes right here. » 4/19/10 4:40pm 4/19/10 4:40pm

Deathsmiles Limited Edition Is So Very Pretty

As if Xbox 360 gothic-lolita shmup Deathsmiles could get any more attractive, publisher Aksys reveals the Deathsmiles Limited Edition, packed in a super-sized box with a Xbox 360 and a soundtrack album. Now how much would you pay? » 4/01/10 2:30pm 4/01/10 2:30pm

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Keeps 2D Fighting Alive This Summer

North American fans of the two-dimensional fighting game will get their fisticuffs fix with the release of BlazBlue: Continuum Shift on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this summer, the follow up to last year's BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger. » 3/19/10 7:00pm 3/19/10 7:00pm

Record of Agarest War's Really Naughty Limited Edition Lives Up To Its…

Breast-shaped mouse pads make their Western debut, along with several other naughty items in Record of Agarest War's Really Naughty Limited Edition for the Xbox 360, announced today with a slightly NSFW instructional video, in case instinct doesn't take over. » 1/26/10 3:20pm 1/26/10 3:20pm

DeathSmiles Smiles On North America

The top-selling shoot-em up of this console generation is coming to North America, as Aksys Games announces a U.S. release for Cave's brilliant Xbox 360 gothic lolita shooter, DeathSmiles. » 1/18/10 2:30pm 1/18/10 2:30pm

Record of Agarest War Coming To Xbox 360, World Saved

Aksys announces that their saucy strategy RPG Record of Agarest War, would be coming to the Xbox 360 as well as he PlayStation 3 next spring, a decision they claim has saved the world. » 11/13/09 4:20pm 11/13/09 4:20pm