‘Rare’ Amiibo slowly return to select UK Retailers

So, it’s been a month since Amiibos were unleashed upon the world and some particular characters have been increasingly hard to find for many people. Marth, Wii Fit Trainer, Villager are generally regarded as the hardest to find, with some Amiibos selling for double to triple original price via resellers. After several conflicting reports popping up over the past couple weeks about whether these figures are discontinued or if Nintendo will be making more left ...

Parallax Play’s Christmas Giveaway starts here! 37

  It’s that time of year again and Christmas is almost here! In the run up to the 25th, we’ll be running a few giveaways where you can win some fantastic prizes! Our first giveaway starts today and it’s about Anime!  You can enter using by answering this question in the comments of this post: “What anime are you looking forward to seeing next year?” After commenting, you’ll need to confirm your entry using the ...

Hyperdimension Neptuina Re;Birth 2 LE plans detailed by Idea Factory International

With only a couple months to go until Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation launches in North America & Europe, Idea Factory International have begun to reveal their plans for the Limited Edition of the game. Their last attempt at a Limited Edition, for Re;Birth 1 earlier this year was very popular but ran into several problems with stock due to only 1000 units being available and customers from outside the US not being able ...

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 coming to current-gen consoles next year

Over the weekend, news started to trickle out from Japan about the next entry in the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm series in the run up to Jump Festa next week. Bandai Namco Games Europe have now confirmed that Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 will be getting a European release next year. Naruto SUNS 4 will also be Naruto’s debut on the Xbox One and PS4, finally bringing the series to current-gen platforms. As ...

Persistence pays off: Suikoden 1 & 2 + Yakuza 5 coming to Playstation

Over the weekend, Sony’s inaugural Playstation Experience [PSX] kicked off with an extensive keynote featuring new details and announcements for the Playstation brand and platforms. Among these announcements, several highly requested games confirmed to be coming to the console over the next year thanks to the #BuildingTheList initiative to get fans to tell Sony what games they want to be brought to the vita. This included Suikoden 1 & 2, making their first appearance on ...

Rune Factory 4 launching next week in Europe!

After having its European launch cancelled earlier this year,  Rune Factory 4 has been out of reach for EU fans wanting to play the latest game in the series. since then it’s been teased, revived, and now Rune Factory 4 finally has a release date for its upcoming European début! Coming to Europe and other PAL regions, Rune Factory 4 will be a download-only title, published by Marvelous Europe. Out next Thursday, December 11th, Rune ...

Review: Volgarr the Viking

I never found myself giving high praise to games such as Dark Souls. I often find them to have mediocre designs and never to enjoy the extreme difficulty. I understand the rewards are satisfying but with average gameplay and nothing truly dynamic to offer, I never engaged fully as others have. Still there is something that has captivated millions of gamers into playing these games and enjoying them to a great extent. I wasn’t part ...

The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses returns in the ‘Master Quest’ next year

The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, the official concert series that has had several tours so far, is returning to the UK and venues around the world with The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Master Quest! Starting in January and running throughout the year at multiple venues worldwide, this latest tour will feature orchestral arrangements of music from the legend of Zelda series and will include new arrangements from A Link Between Worlds. The ...

Hyperdimension Neptunia Hypercollection for PS4 spotted on USK

[19/12 Update] – It looks like ShopTo now has the game listed on their site for a March release next year on PS3, rather than PS4. After checking USK, we noticed that they have also updated the information on the hypercollection rating for PS3 instead of PS4 as it was originally. It looks like the Hyperdimension Neptunia series may coming to the PS4 in a collection or bundle according to this latest info from the ...

Tales of Competition Winners & Gallery

Following our competition last week, the winners have been chosen for the Tales of Competition!