• A Japanese player modded a Mikado arcade cabinet to use console pads

    1 month ago - By Shoryuken

    Traveling to Japan, the mecca of fighting games, carries one condition with it: it's better if you're a player who can use arcade sticks, or else you won't be able to perform at your best at numerous arcade centers you'll want to visit. Though some tournaments in Japan ran on consoles, for the most part, you have to know how to play on a stick. But this could change in the future, and one person is showing a successful modding of an arcade cabinet that allows players to use some console...
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  • Octopath Traveler team thanks players for the game's success

    Octopath Traveler team thanks players for the game's success

    1 month ago - By Pocket Gamer

    Things have been pretty good for Octopath Traveler since the game launched just last week. The game's been receiving widespread critical acclaim while physical copies have been flying off the shelves worldwide. So much so, that Square Enix had to issue an apology for the lack of stock. The game's creators have poured a lot of love into this project, so they took to Nintendo's blog to share their thanks for the game's success, while also offering a few interesting tidbits about the game's development.
    The note puts an emphasis on Octopath Traveler's identity as a callback to classic JRPGs...
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