I Wish Final Fantasy XV: Dog Simulator Was a Real Thing 

Today at Jump Festa 2015 in Chiba, Japan, Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata showed off a bit of the upcoming game's unfinished urban environment. But instead of taking a tour of the city with Noctis and the gang, he instead showed us around through the eyes of a dog. It can pee on things, you guys. » 12/20/14 4:00am 12/20/14 4:00am

Kingdom Hearts II.5 HD Remix is Just Like I.5 HD Remix, In a Good Way

Much like the previous HD upgrade collection, Kingdom Hearts I.5 HD Remix, Kingdom Hearts II.5 HD Remix takes 3 previous Kingdom Hearts games and gives them an HD bump-up. Square Enix had a playable demo available at this year's Jump Festa 2014, and Kotaku East was there to experience some HD goodness. » 12/24/13 4:00am 12/24/13 4:00am

Look at Awesome Japanese Toys from Jump Festa. Look at Them!

Every year, Japanese publisher, Shueisha, hosts Jump Festa – a convention celebrating its most popular publication, Shonen Jump as a thank you to fans and to give people a little taste of things to come in terms of games, anime, and other assorted media. Also on display (and for sale) are some pretty awesome toys and… » 12/21/13 9:30am 12/21/13 9:30am

Mario Kart 8 Drove Me Up The Walls... In a Good Way

The original Mario Kart on the Super Nintendo was a game that quite literally ended friendships back in the day. Now, over two decades later, the latest addition to the series, Mario Kart 8 is headed for the Wii U next spring, and I got a chance for a little hands-on time at this year's Jump Festa 2014 in Japan. » 12/21/13 9:00am 12/21/13 9:00am

The New Dynasty Warriors... It's Fun For Guys And Girls Alike

Jump Festa is a yearly event hosted by Shueisha, the publishers of the Jump » 12/22/12 7:00am 12/22/12 7:00am line of comics, where -related paraphernalia and games are put on display as well as stage events and announcements. It's also a good event for companies that have -related things out to display some of their own non--related things.

The Figures and Other Loot of Jump Festa 2013 (Giant Luffy Balloon Not…

Jump Festa, Shonen Jump's own convention, is a mix of manga, anime, video games, and card games. There are various events, art galleries, game booths, card tournaments, Jump-themed food stalls, and endless amounts of stage shows. But no matter where you look, there is one thing that permeates the entire show floor: an… » 12/22/12 6:30am 12/22/12 6:30am

One Piece Pirate Warriors 2 Looks To Be More Upgrade Than Sequel (Not…

I guess you could say that I'm a fan of One Piece » 12/22/12 5:30am 12/22/12 5:30am. I don't follow the magazine on a week to week basis in , but I've read all of the manga books. I haven't seen much of the anime, but I've watched a good deal of the movies, including . I haven't played most of the -based games, but one I did play was . The game was…

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD ReMIX Looks Great and Plays Just Like the…

Announced back during this year's Tokyo Game Show, Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD ReMIX » 12/22/12 4:00am 12/22/12 4:00am is a PS3 HD remaster of and its sequel —as well as a collection of CG cutscenes from . Today at Jump Festa 2013 in Japan, was able to get some hands-on time with the first playable demos of the games in this highly anticipated HD collection.