The catch-up coffee: Monday, October 15, 2018

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News by Lindsay M. and Matt S. Welcome to Digitally Downloaded’s regular catch-up news feature. With each issue we will bring you the best news that you may have missed. Grab the biggest mug you’ve got, fill it with your favourite brew, and catch up with us (and our favourite…

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On making the first 2D Neptunia adventure; Super Neptunia RPG

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Interview by Matt S. Super Neptunia RPG is a big deal for the ever-expanding Hyperdimension Neptunia series. For the first time, ever, it’s a game that is being developed outside of Japan. That developer is Artisan Studios, a Canadian-based outfit that, in addition to being the first non-Japanese studio to…

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Review: Megadimension Neptunia VIIR (Sony PlayStation 4)

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Review by Matt S. I didn’t expect Megadimension Neptunia VIIR would be so different to the original Megadimension Neptunia VII from 2016. I know we’d been promised “engine changes,” but thought that would be be limited to back-end stuff to make the game play more smoothly and look a little…

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a-new-hyperdimension-screenshot-day-is

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News by Matt S. A super-brief one here, but Idea Factory has dropped a bunch of new screenshots for its upcoming Megadimension Neptunia VIIR release. Not so much a new game as a complete remaster of the original Megadimension Neptunia VII, this release is enhanced in a number of significant…

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Review: Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms (Sony PlayStation Vita)

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Review by Matt S. Just to get this out of the way first; if you haven’t played the first Hakuoki (Kyoto Winds – my review here) first, don’t think about jumping in with Edo Blossoms. This sequel does give you the briefest of introductions and background as a refresher, so…

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We have a release window for Megadimension Neptunia VIIR!

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News by Matt S. Nep Nep in glorious VR. Hnnnnnnnnnngggggggggggg. Related reading: Our review of the original release of Megadimension Neptunia. Megadimension Neptunia VIIR is basically a remake of the game that was released on PlayStation 4 a few years ago. The difference being that this one has been built…

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Here’s some more screenshots of Hakuoki, because the boys are just too damn pretty

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News by Matt S. It’s only a month away until the release of Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms on the PlayStation Vita, so Idea Factory has released some new screenshots, and we couldn’t resist throwing them up. Hakuoki is, for the uninitiated, a visual novel series set in Japan during the events…

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