Submit a news tip



NIS America

Heads up for Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny players: a new update is now available. NIS America released version 1.0.3 today.

The full patch notes are as follows:

FuRyu and Lancarse issued a new trailer for Monark today that shows off the RPG’s gameplay systems. Get a look at the video below.

Monark is due out for Switch in Japan on October 14. It’ll be heading west in early 2022.

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny has added to more characters as part of its DLC. Fuka, along with Desco, have both joined the game.

Here’s a trailer for the DLC:

While we wait for The Caligula Effect 2 in the west, it recently came out in Japan. In fact, a new feature was just actually added to the game with New Game Plus.

New Game Plus includes:

A new story trailer is in for The Legend of Heroes: Trails into Reverie. For a look at today’s video, continue on below.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails into Reverie arrives for Switch in Japan and Asia on August 26. The western release will take place in 2023.

Two new characters for Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny have gone live. Players can get their hands on Valvatorez and Pleinair.

Here’s a trailer for the DLC:

The Cruel King and the Great Hero, otherwise known as The Wicked King and the Noble Hero, is coming west. NIS America announced today that the RPG is heading to North America and Europe in early 2022.

Here’s an overview of the game, along with a trailer:

NIS America has dated The Caligula Effect 2 for the west. It will launch on October 19 in North America and October 22 in Europe. Previously, a vague fall release window had been shared.

Here’s an overview of The Caligula Effect 2:

System: Switch
Release date: July 6, 2021
Developer: Falcom
Publisher: NIS America


While the Ys series has had a small but fiercely dedicated following for many years, Ys VIII was something of a turning point. With a shift to a more open world structure and a greater focus on story, as well as porting efforts that saw the game come to numerous platforms including Switch, the game was a success both in terms of sales and increased mindshare for the series. Ys IX: Monstrum Nox is finally here to follow up on its predecessor’s breakout performance, and outside of some technical hiccups, it does so admirably.

Ys IX: Monstrum Nox initially debuted on PS4, but just came to Switch this week. A comparison has now emerged for both versions.

Here’s the full video: