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Rain for PS3 Review

Rain (not to be confused with Heavy Rain) was a PS3 exclusive, download only game that caught my attention when I saw some news coverage of it on Japanese and Western sites alike. So, I decided to give it a try despite no playable demo beforehand. It turns out to be quite a short but pleasant adventure game. On a rainy day, a young boy catches...


Guide to Becoming IdolM@ster - The Second

Yes, I know. 3 years late but better late than never. Had this written up long ago but never made the time to finish off the edit since there's little chance of any English speakers importing this ^^; Anyway, 120 hours of IdolM@ster 2 on the PS3 and got the platinum trophy. Looks and plays much better than the PSP game which only let you...


Catherine (PS3) Review, Atlus' First HD Title

Catherine is Atlus' first HD title from the Persona development team released for both the PS3 and Xbox 360. You could say it's a spin-off title based off a side character from one of their more popular franchises, Persona 3 Portable. Vincent Brookes is a 32 year old man being pressed into the dreaded question of marriage by his fiancé...


Valkyria Chronicles Review

In the very first title in Sega's Valkyria Chronicles series, it's the Second Europan War in the year 1935 and a conflict has broken out between the Atlantic Federation and Imperial Empire. A small neutral nation Gallia is caught up between the war for a resource known as "Ragnite" and now its people must help fend their homeland...


AverTV Capture HD H727 Review

It's been a while since I bought a VGA cable so that I could play my Wii on a PC monitor. But now that I've bought myself a PS3, that cable wasn't going to work so I decided to go for an HD capture card - AverTV CaptureHD H727. This is about double the price of a dedicated converter and it also means you'll need to keep the PC turned on when playing...


Live News Report by Misato Katsuragi on Your PS3

The PS3 doesn't have many good exclusive games (at least for me), yet here's what they decide to do with it... From June 6th 2009, PS3 owners will be able to subscribe to "Misato Katsuragi's Information Plan" for 800 Yen (US$8) per month which will have Misato reading news from the internet via the "NERV News 24 Channel" covering...


FFVII Advent Children Complete Cloud Black PS3 Revealed

Looks like SE wasn't satisfied just calling the bonus item set that come with their upcoming FFVII Advent Children Complete movie, "First Press" editions. The official name is now "Trial Version Set" according to Dengeki Online and the movie isn't just HD... It's "Beyond High Definition"! Good to see the company having great...