The Original Parasite Eve Bound For PSP & PS3

The ESRB has rated 1998 PlayStation game Parasite Eve for the PlayStation 3 and PSP, a sure sign that the game will receive "PSone Classics" status at some point, likely coming to the U.S. PlayStation Store before the latest entry, The 3rd Birthday, ships stateside on March 29. » 2/25/11 6:20pm 2/25/11 6:20pm

Celebrate The 3rd Birthday On March 29

The 3rd Birthday, the PSP action-RPG entry in Square Enix's Parasite Eve series, comes to North America on March 29, 2011. Yvonne Strahovski (Mass Effect 2's Miranda) will voice series heroine Aya Brea. » 2/01/11 7:45pm 2/01/11 7:45pm

Watch This Shower Scene, And Somebody Else Might Find Out

Survival horror game The 3rd Birthday is heavy on fan service (tentacle anyone?). For example, there's an unlockable shower scene. And if you watch that, Square Enix just might know it. » 1/28/11 9:00am 1/28/11 9:00am

New 3rd Birthday Trailer Is Heavy On Blood, Short On Clothes

The latest entry in Square Enix's Parasite Eve franchise shows off more gunplay and more of heroine Aya Brea wearing only her, dare I say, birthday suit. » 12/17/10 3:00pm 12/17/10 3:00pm

What Do You Want For Your 3rd Birthday? A Gun? Hot Pants?

Japanese actress Rei Okamoto might not be voicing protagonist Aya Brea in upcoming PSP title The 3rd Birthday, but that doesn't stop her from posing with a pistol and dangerously short shorts. » 12/13/10 6:00am 12/13/10 6:00am

Not A Nun, Not A Schoolgirl, We Were Wrong

The 3rd Birthday's protagonist Aya Brea is getting a whole host of embarrassing costumes: torn jeans, ripped stockings and a maid outfit. Her latest costume isn't anything to be ashamed of though. It's far too badass for that. » 11/17/10 4:00am 11/17/10 4:00am

Pushing Forty In A Maid Outfit

Aya Brea, protagonist of the forthcoming 3rd Birthday, is 39 years old. And she gets her jeans blown off, her stockings ripped up and even squeezed by a tentacle. Her latest fan service humiliation? A maid costume. » 11/15/10 8:30am 11/15/10 8:30am

And The Female Clothing Battle Damage Continues

Costume battle damage is not new. In 1985's Ghost 'n Goblins, Sir Arthur was running around in his skivvies. But in the last few years, it's become far more prevalent — especially in Japan — and far more feminine. » 10/22/10 11:40am 10/22/10 11:40am

The 3rd Birthday Brings Back One Of My Favorite Gameplay Mechanics

Forgive me for having played Battlefield 2: Modern Combat and not Parasite Eve. I cannot detail to you how the upcoming PSP game The 3rd Birthday builds upon the latter. But I can say how wonderfully it echoes the former. » 10/14/10 4:20pm 10/14/10 4:20pm

What's Up With The Tentacles?

The latest trailer for Japanese survival horror game The 3rd Birthday features phallic looking tentacles. Tentacles, again with the tentacles. What gives, Japan? » 10/05/10 3:00am 10/05/10 3:00am

The 3rd Birthday's New Trailer Is Here To Blow Out Some Candles

Square Enix's PSP shooter The 3rd Birthday was at the Tokyo Game Show, but its trailer was only shown behind closed doors. That was then. This is now, and the trailer is up for public viewing. » 9/29/10 7:00am 9/29/10 7:00am

Aya's Jeans, Blown Right Off

Battle damage in PSP game The 3rd Birthday is fan service jeans damage. But the game doesn't just turn the denim threads of protagonist Aya ragged. It obliterates them. » 9/14/10 3:00am 9/14/10 3:00am

The 3rd Birthday In Motion, Wrecking New York

We haven't seen much lately of The 3rd Birthday, the next game in the Parasite Eve series. Released on phones in Japan in 2007, it's coming to PSPs. As Ashcraft wrote, this game's all about Aya Brea and her guns. » 8/20/10 10:00pm 8/20/10 10:00pm

Battle Damage? No, You Mean Jean Damage

Heroine Aya Brea returns in PSP game The 3rd Birthday, the latest installment in the Parasite Eve franchise. And it has some fantastic jean damage. » 8/12/10 7:00am 8/12/10 7:00am

How Parasite Eve Went From Cell Phones To the PSP

Parasite Eve: The Third Birthday did not start its life out as a PSP title. Oh, no. It began its existence as a Japanese cell phone game. » 6/17/10 1:00am 6/17/10 1:00am

Final Fantasy Agito XIII, Parasite Eve "Sequel" Are PSP Bound

Click to view » 8/01/08 11:00pm 8/01/08 11:00pmSquare Enix announced at its Private Party in Shinjuku today that both and will be released on the PSP. The two were previously announced for release only on mobile phones. Square Enix did not provide a date for , but pegged the not-quite-a-sequel to for a 2009 release. is said to follow the…