This is Why Some People Call El Shaddai a Visual Masterpiece

In a little over five minutes, I can show you why people who play the strangely-named video game El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron rave about its graphics.
» 8/24/11 10:00am 8/24/11 10:00am

It's a Steep Climb to the Top for El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron

With a striking art style and a story based off of an ancient Jewish religious work, Ignition's El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron is the sort of game that could go in any direction review-wise. As it turns out, it did. » 8/18/11 6:00pm 8/18/11 6:00pm

Japan, The Devil's Head Is Not Really This Big

In upcoming action game El Shaddai, a pre-fall Lucifer guides players. He's got God on speed dial and looks cool. Now, he's big-headed and "cute". Oh dear. » 2/11/11 8:00am 2/11/11 8:00am

Vaporware Legend Returns From The Dead

Wardevil, a game five years in development that was reportedly cancelled last month, is for some reason now being brought back from the dead and given a new name. » 11/18/10 8:00am 11/18/10 8:00am

This Is Ignition's Canceled $20 Million Baby

Ignition Entertainment shuttered its Florida studio earlier this month, deep-sixing the game the 70 developers were building, which was an FPS rumored to have cost $20 million. Video of the game, "Reich" has surfaced. » 11/10/10 6:00pm 11/10/10 6:00pm

Here's One Japanese Designer Who Doesn't Follow The West

It's trendy now for Japanese games to try to appease Western tastes. El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron does not care about what's in. » 10/27/10 7:00am 10/27/10 7:00am

Vaporware Classic Wardevil Finally Put Out Of Its Misery

Wardevil was one of the first current-generation games to ever be shown off. That was back in 2005. Back when it could still be called an upcoming game. Now? We can call it a cancelled game. » 10/26/10 8:00am 10/26/10 8:00am

Ascension Of A Japanese Gaming Meme

Action game El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron might have a wordy title, but Japan is totally enamored with the game's hero Enoch and his flowing locks. You could say Japan has a crush. Time for a meme! » 10/12/10 8:30am 10/12/10 8:30am

Blacklight: Tango Down Review: Get Down, Get Down

Single-player story? Who needs that! Downloadable title Blacklight: Tango Down has multiplayer. But can the game hold its own with the retail heavyweights? » 7/28/10 2:00pm 7/28/10 2:00pm

El Shaddai's Lucifel Is Headed For A Fall

The second part of Ignition's epic trailer for El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron gets up close and personal with Lucifel, a suave archangel destined to become the foremost fallen. Oh, and porklings. » 6/23/10 2:30pm 6/23/10 2:30pm

El Shaddai Would Like To Meet At E3

This snowy, super short teaser trailer for El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron has appeared on the internet for you and me to look at together. So let's do just that. » 5/13/10 4:00am 5/13/10 4:00am

Blacklight Shooter Goes Downloadable

Blacklight is a shooter we first heard of around a year ago, and have heard little of since. It's back now, however, and back as a downloadable title for the 360 and PS3. » 3/02/10 4:30am 3/02/10 4:30am

Ignition Has A Deadly Premonition For 360 Owners

Ignition Entertainment brings more survival horror to the Xbox 360 next year with Deadly Premonition, a creepy tale of mystery and terror set in a remote rural town. » 11/10/09 1:20pm 11/10/09 1:20pm

Arc Rise Fantasia Looks Like This

Here's a set of screens for Arc Rise Fantasia for the Wii, to go along with the announcement that Ignition Entertainment will be publishing the game in North America next summer. » 10/22/09 3:20pm 10/22/09 3:20pm

Ignition Brings Arc Rise Fantasia Westward

Ignition Entertainment and Marvelous Entertainment have announced that the former will be responsible for publishing Imageepoch's turn-based Wii RPG Arc Rise Fantasia in Summer 2010. » 10/22/09 11:40am 10/22/09 11:40am

Muramasa: The Demon Blade Review: Hot Springs Eternal

Odin Sphere developer Vanillaware brings their signature hand-drawn 2D style to the Nintendo Wii with Muramasa: The Demon Blade, a touching tale of a boy, a girl, and a whole bunch of swords. » 9/24/09 9:00pm 9/24/09 9:00pm

Muramasa Moment In Art


Ignotion Entertainment's Muramasa: The Demon Blade will be in stores soon, so the company has released a "Moment in Art" trailer to make sure everyone who owns a Wii sees how lovely it looks. » 9/02/09 12:20pm 9/02/09 12:20pm

Muramasa T&A Hits The Big Time

Savvy marketing, this. For the September issue of play magazine, Ignition entertainment managed to get gorgeous Wii side-scroller Muramasa top billing on the front cover. Bottom billing, too. » 8/28/09 6:30am 8/28/09 6:30am

A Sight-Slicing Tour Of Muramasa's Locales

We know we'll be killing tons of strange creatures when Ignition releases Muramasa: The Demon Blade for the Nintendo Wii, but where will we be killing them? This locations trailer has the answers. » 8/17/09 2:00pm 8/17/09 2:00pm