Konami wants in on the mini console action as well. The company has announced the launch of its TurboGrafx-16 Mini. The idea here is the same as we have already seen on other retro console launches. It’s a mini console which will come pre-loaded with a handful of titles. Six have been confirmed so far for the TurboGrafx-16 Mini which will be launched as the PC Engine Mini in Japan […]
When it comes to side-scrolling shooters, one of the classics of the gaming world is Contra which has been around for decades. Despite it being an old game, the Contra series has managed to enjoy comebacks in many different forms over the years, but if you’d like to replay all of them, you’re in luck.
It’s Konami’s 50th birthday and the company is celebrating it with a bang. Konami has announced three new compilations based on its classic and early arcade games which will be released for modern consoles. These include Castlevania, Contra, and several arcade games. The compilations will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and via Steam for Windows PC.
Several years ago, Konami released a game called P.T. which was basically a playable demo for an upcoming Silent Hill game. That particular Silent Hill title has since been cancelled, but not before making P.T. something of a cult classic as many found the game to be incredibly scary and fun.
For those who have been enjoying Netflix’s Castlevania animated series, you’ll be pleased to learn that the series has recently been confirmed for a third season. The series will continue to be written by Warren Ellis with executive producer Adi Shankar continuing in his role where he recently tweeted, “We have artists from all over the world who love working on this show. Who work around the clock to fuse […]
The other day Konami announced Castlevania Requiem which is basically a bundle of classic Castlevania games. The bundle was announced for the Sony PS4 which had some wondering if maybe there are plans to eventually bring the bundle to other consoles. Unfortunately that will not be the case, according to Konami.
If you’re a fan of the Castlevania series and wouldn’t mind reliving some classics, then you might be very excited and pleased to learn that Konami has announced that two Castlevania classics will be making its way onto the Sony PS4 next month. This comes in the form of Rondo of Blood and Symphony of the Night, both of which are scheduled for a release on the 26th of October.
Earlier this was speculated that Nintendo could be looking to bring Castlevania characters to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Turns out the speculation was right on the money because Nintendo has announced that both Simon and Richter Belmont from the Castlevania series will be playable in the game.
Ahead of Nintendo officially announcing Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, it was hinted that the game could feature new characters. Sure enough this was true where we saw characters from the Splatoon series, along with Ridley from Metroid, and Daisy from the Mario series. However it seems that might not be all.
For those who enjoyed the first season of Castlevania on Netflix, chances are you are excited for the second season which last we heard was due for a release on the 26th of October later this year. However if you can’t wait that long, the good news is that Netflix has since published the official trailer for the second season which you can watch in the video above.
When players think of the Metal Gear Solid series, chances are they might be thinking of the game’s primary protagonist Snake. However for gamers who are looking to shake things up a bit, you’ll be interested to learn that a recent update released for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will let players play as Quiet.
Following the success of the first season of Castlevania on Netflix, it wasn’t surprising that a second season was ordered. Earlier this year it was announced that the second season is expected to launch this summer, but it seems that it has now been delayed and pushed back to later in the year.
With how well-received the first season of Castlevania was on Netflix, it wasn’t surprising that the animated series was renewed for a second season. However it seems that even before the second season has been aired, it looks like it might have already been picked up for a third season.
UEFA Champions League gaming rights have exclusively been with Konami for over ten years now but that exclusivity has now come to an end. Pro Evolution Soccer was the only football game which digitally recreated the Champions League but its no longer going to have exclusivity over this series.