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Gravity Rush 2

2017 is already brilliant for fans of Japanese games, and the Switch isn't even out yet!

2017 is already brilliant for fans of Japanese games, and the Switch isn't even out yet!

Ron Duwell

Japanese games came back as a force to be reckoned with in 2016 as many classic franchises and studios caught up with modern technology. A decade of lagging behind their Western counterparts on the home console HD market was finally addressed with adjustments made across the board to development cycles and corporate structure within the biggest publishers on the market. Square Enix...

Gravity Rush anime offers nearly 20 minutes of essential viewing before the sequel

Gravity Rush anime offers nearly 20 minutes of essential viewing before the sequel

Joey Davidson

When I say “essential,” I don’t mean that I think you’ll be lost if you play the sequel before you watch it. I mean that the shorts are good enough that they’re essential if you want a great feel for the characters. Kat, Raven and Syd all make an appearance here, though Syd looks much cooler than he did in the first game. Kat’s cat and Raven’s crow are present, too. The anime...