Hideo Kojima, founder of Kojima Productions and director of the upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive Death Stranding, has released a new teaser trailer for the game. The trailer doesn’t show much but does feature the phrase “Create The Rope”. Kojima Productions also confirmed that more information will be shown on the 30th of May 2019 (JST) and are using the phrase “Create the rope”.
Spicy Tails has announced that they will be releasing Spice and Wolf VR for the PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest and Switch Toy-Con VR this summer. The Switch version is still currently in development and will release after the PlayStation 4 version. No pricing for these versions was revealed but the Oculus Rift, Oculus Go, and HTC Vive versions will be available on the 3rd of June 2019 for $24.99.
Kodansha has announced that Kanae Hazuki, creator of the Sukitte Ii na yo (Say “I Love You”) series, will be launching her new manga series in the next issue of their Dessert magazine which is out on the 24th of June 2019. The new series titled, Gokigenyō, Koharu-san (Good Day, Koharu), follows Koharu, a 19 year old girl that works in a maid cafe and spends her spare time streaming from home, where she lives on her own. One day a group, uninterested in maids, arrives at her workplace and changes things for her.
Grasshopper Manufacture has announced that Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes will be coming to the PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam. The announcement was made at MomoCon but no further details were revealed. Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes was originally released on the 18th of January 2019 for the Switch.
Dengeki PlayStation has revealed the latest game in the Atelier series, the new game, titled Atelier Raiza: The Queen of Eternal Darkness and the Secret Hideout, will release this fall in Japan for the PlayStation 4. The game will be getting two limited edition variants but details on their contents were not provided. Atelier Raiza is a coming of age story and follows Raizalin Staud, a normal girl that feels uneasy in her tranquil everyday life. She decides to seek excitement and discovers alchemy and a “certain someone” along the way. More information on the game will be revealed on the 28th of May 2019. It’s also likely that the game will be coming to other platforms but Dengeki PlayStation wouldn’t cover that.
Square Enix has announced a remake of the original Star Ocean game for the PlayStation Portable, Star Ocean: First Departure R is set to release worldwide on the PlayStation 4 and Switch. No details on the pricing or release date of the game were revealed but Square Enix are another reveal soon.
CD Projekt Red has announced that more of Telltale Games’ software will be removed from their GOG platform on the 27th of May 2019 at 10 am UCT. The removal is due to the expiring licenses and it’s unlikely that GOG will be the only platform that will be effected by this, other platform holders have yet to speak about a possible delisted.
Here are the games that will be removed:
- Wolf Among Us
- Tales from the Borderlands
- Batman series
- Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
- Hector: Badge of Carnage
- Sam & Max series
- Puzzle Agent series
- Strong Bad’s Cool Game for Attractive People
If you own any of the above games you will still have access to them as they will remain in your GOG library. 2K Games also announced that they were working on a deal to ensure that Tales from the Borderlands, which has direct ties to Borderlands 2, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and the upcoming Borderlands 3, remains available. Telltale Games shut down on the 4th of October 2018, laying off around 500 employees without any severance pay.