Studio Ghibli RPG Gets 2013 Release

“Ni No Kuni” was the first role-playing video game to be co-developed by the animation company Studio Ghibli. Joining with video game developer Level-5 the game was initially released for a Japanese only audience with “Ni no Kuni: The Jet-Black Mage,” which was released on December 9, 2010 in for the Nintendo DS, while the […]

PAX East 2012 Highlights

PAX East 2012 Highlights

This past weekend PAX East took Boston, MA, by storm. Kabooooom contributing writer Caroline E. Willis was in attendance and made sure to sample some of the newest games coming! Mobile games have been slowly taking over more and more of the exhibition space at gaming conventions, and this PAX East was no exception. The […]

REVIEW: Journey

REVIEW: Journey

Developed by – Thatgamecompany Published by – Sony Number of Players – 1+ Platform – PS3 Release Date – Out now for PS3 (via PSN) Genre – Adventure ESRB – E MSRP – $14.99 Anything I could tell you about Journey would slightly detract from this unique experience. I’m not sure it can be ‘spoiled’, […]

New FFXIII-2 DLC: Sazh Storyline, New Armor

New FFXIII-2 DLC: Sazh Storyline, New Armor

Square Enix has announced via press release that the new Final Fantasy XIII-2 DLC, “Sazh: Heads or Tails?”, as well as new outfits for Noel and Serah will be released on February 28th through Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network. The DLC will priced at 400 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360 players and $4.99 for […]

REVIEW: Rayman Origins

REVIEW: Rayman Origins

Developed by – Ubisoft Montpellier Published by – Ubisoft Number of Players – 1-4 Platform – Xbox 360 (Reviewed), PS3, PlayStation Vita, 3DS, Wii, PC Release Date – Out now for Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and PlayStation Vita. 3DS – March 20th, 2012 PC – March 29th, 2012  Genre – Platform ESRB – Everyone 10+ MSRP […]

"Amazing Spider-Man" Returns to the Open World

“Amazing Spider-Man” Returns to the Open World

Today is a happy day for Spider-Man video game fans. Beenox has just released a new screenshot that teases the webslinging wonder’s return to a open world format. For those who’ve had their opinions of the Spider-Man movie franchise and all related items clouded by memories of symbiotes that were too skinny, Tobey Macguire in […]

REVIEW: Dark Souls

Developed by – From Software Published by – Namco Bandai Games Number of Players – 1-4 Platform – Xbox 360 (Reviewed), PS3 Release Date – October 4th, 2011 Genre – 3rd Person Action, Role-Playing ESRB – Mature MSRP – $40 If you’ve ever tried to learn a new skill, you know you’re bound to fail […]

NEWS: Resident Evil 6 Announced

Resident Evil 6 Announced

Capcom has officially announced the development of Resident Evil 6 for the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3. The game has a tentative release date of Nov. 20th, 2012 and will follow Leon S. Kennedy and Chris Redfield as they combat zombie outbreaks across the globe. Here’s a quick synopsis of the plot for the game: “It […]