Wednesday, November 17, 2010

 PSP Viorate No Atelier: Gramnad No Renkinjutsu 2 - Preorder

NCS Product Synopsis
«©NCSX» Gust originally released Atelier Viorate ~The Alchemist of Gramnad 2~ back in 2003 for the Playstation 2. The game was released as a sequel to Atelier Judie who was the original Alchemist of Gramnad. New alchemy heroine Viorate Platane follows in the footsteps of Judie as the town alchemist who creates various potions, elixirs and other magical potables for the townfolk. The PSP conversion of Viorate no Atelier features the same gameplay as the PS2 version but the visuals have been updated to accommodate the PSP screen and three new characters are inducted into the gameplay. New in-game events and endings also add value for player's who've already played the Playstation 2 original.

   Early preorders include a bonus PSP screen protector that is being given away by the publisher in 50% ratio. Pricing is set at JPY4800 ($58.90) and reservations are welcome to ship on February 3, 2011. Reservations are also welcome for a limited edition at JPY6800 or US$83.90 from NCS.

 PSP Death Connection Portable Normal Edition - Preorder

NCS Preorder Synopsis
«©NCSX» It's been 17 years since Amelia was adopted by a priest who raised her as if she was his own. Amelia also has a brother named Joshua and one day, the little family is enjoying a day outside. The tranquility of the day is broken when bullets from warring Mafiosi rip through the air and kill the priest. Amelia and Joshua flee and in the midst of their flight, Amelia obtains a pendant which has magic properties that allow her to summon helper spirits... Death Connection is an Otomate game and preorders are welcome to ship on February 3, 2011. Early reservations will ship with a bonus "Buttini Ristorante Jean" drama CD that's given away in 50% ratio.

 NEWS General Updates

Marvel vs Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds on February 15, 2011
   Capcom finalized the ship date for their upcoming 2D fighting game which pits the camps of Marvel and Capcom against each other. The game will be available in a regular edition as well as a Gamestop exclusive limited edition which is packaged in a steelbook case. The cast roster is as follows:

» Capcom: Amaterasu, Chun-Li, Chris Redfield, Dante, Mega Man Zero, Nathan "Rad" Spencer, Wesker, Tron Bonne, Viewtiful Joe, Ryu, Morrigan, Felicia, and Trish.
» Marvel: Captain America, Doctor Doom, Dormmamu, She Hulk, M.O.D.O.K., Spider-Man, X-23, Thor, Deadpool, Hulk, Wolverine, Iron Man, and Super-Skrull.
Playstation Lounge
Sony unveiled the "Playstation Lounge" to the public last week at the Sony Building in New York City. Therein, visitors may shop for all things Playstation, ogle at elaborate displays, and mingle with like-minded New Yorkers in the mood for games. A gallery of photos may be viewed on the official Playstation Blog along with a video which takes viewers on a short tour of the space.