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ASUS Republic of Gamers Philippines has announced that the ROG Phone 6 Diablo Immortal Edition is now available in the Philippines for PHP 68,995. In collaboration with Blizzard Entertainment, this exclusive limited-edition version of the new ROG Phone 6 gaming smartphone is a must-have item for serious fans of the Diablo universe. The phone features a Hellfire Red colorway with a unique flame-effect design finish that changes luminance at different viewing angles. A custom user interface with the exclusive Diablo Immortal animated theme pack is also installed and features a live Diablo wallpaper, a redesigned app icon frame, and an exclusive sound and animation that includes Diablo-themed elements when charging the phone. The ROG Phone 6 Diablo Immortal Edition will also include unique matching themed accessories based on legendary items found in the game. This extensive set includes a box design inspired by the famous Horadric Cube, a valuable in-game item…

SEGA has announced brand new information about Like a Dragon: Ishin!, which is scheduled to release for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC on February 22, 2023. The information provided will cover Tosa and Kyo, the setting for the game, and the key characters of this turbulent Bakumatsu era tale, such as Sakamoto Ryoma. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQhLakRCEvQ Check out the full details below provided by SEGA: The BeginningDespite being a goshi, a low-ranking samurai, Sakamoto Ryoma’s skill with the blade earns him special permission to hone his swordsmanship in Edo.After a year of training, Ryoma returns to his hometown of Tosa.Upon returning, however, he sees another side of Tosa: an oppressive class system that hasn’t changed since he was born.Having learned about the outside world while living in Edo, Ryoma decides to confront thisoppression with his own hands.But his resistance is in vain, and he is imprisoned for his…

Ubisoft has announced that the final update for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is now available for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC. For the past two years and more than 20 million players around the world, we will finally get to discover the end of Eivor’s story with The Last Chapter and meet the charismatic Assassin’s Creed Mirage’s character, Roshan, in Shared History. The Last Chapter is a new free quest that brings an intimate end to Eivor’s adventures. This epilogue ties up some of the storylines established during the game and will see players reunite with key characters and historical figures, and discover new adventures and memories that will wrap up the incredible story of Eivor. The Last Chapter is considered end-game content, so players will need to complete certain parts of the Assassin’s Creed Valhalla narrative to access it. https://youtu.be/mZH9mpDeZLg Additionally, players will also get the…

Capcom has officially announced that Monster Hunter Rise will be available for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC via Windows on January 20, 2023. The game will also be available on Game Pass. Additionally, it was also announced that the paid Sunbreak expansion will not be part of the launch in January, but will release later in Spring 2023. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AuyYYsAcAvk The game will release with a Deluxe Edition, which will include the main game along with a number of bonuses, including: Monster Hunter Rise main game Hunter layered armor “Kamurai” set Palamute layered armor piece “Shuriken Collar” Palico layered armor piece “Fish Collar” Gestures (4 Jumps) Samurai pose set Kabuki face paint “Izuchi Tail” hairstyle Pre-order bonuses include the Palamute Retriever Costume layered armor, Palico Forest Cat Costume layered armor, and a Novice Talisman for some extra assistance in the early stages. The Xbox version will support…

Ubisoft has revealed its upcoming collaboration with leading headwear brand New Era for the launch of the Rainbow Six Siege Golden Set. The set includes the latest 9Forty cap, a Chibi game character figurine, and a reusable mask and is limited to 300 sets worldwide. This will be available in Singapore on December 2, 2022, at Culture Cartel 2022, and in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines on January 13, 2023. The Rainbow Six Siege crossover set is sealed inside a black and gold box, which is adorned with an array of game elements. The set includes a random Chibi game character figurine – a mini caricature version of Glaz, Castle, or Maverick in a matte gold design. Also included in the set is the new 9Forty cap – the satin material gives the body of the hat a special shine, that is contrasted against the pure black logo on…

SEGA has announced that the recently released remastered version of Persona 5 Royal for the PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch, and Steam has surpassed 1 million units sold as of December 1, 2022. This sales milestone covers both physical and digital copies sold, and as such, the game has now sold 3.3 million copies worldwide including the previous PS4 release. Additionally, as of November 30, 2022, the Persona 5 franchise (Including Dancing in Starlight and Strikers) has sold 8.3 million copies worldwide, accounting for about half of the sales of the whole Persona franchise, which has sold 16.8 million copies globally. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2ttcVKwz8I P5 Royal is now available across all platforms.

Capcom’s hit Nintendo Switch title Monster Hunter Rise is reportedly coming to the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series on January 20, 2023. Additionally, the game is said to be released on Game Pass as well. The report comes from Insider Gaming as an exclusive from the well-known leaker The Snitch, saying that a 4K 60fps port of the game is headed to the mentioned platforms with 3D audio. The inclusion of Sunbreak in this release was not mentioned, but another expansion is reportedly coming in Spring 2023. While no other details were given, Insider Gaming says that the game “looks great” and that the announcement could be coming soon, possibly at The Game Awards. https://twitter.com/InsiderGamingIG/status/1597988343559917568 Free title update 3 for Monster Hunter Rise just launched, offering players new monsters such as Chaotic Gore Magala, Risen Teostra, and Risen Kushala Daora, along with the ability to challenge Master Rank…

Sony has announced the new PS Plus Essential Free Games for December 2022, and as seen on the PlayStation Blog, the latest lineup for subscribers includes Mass Effect: Legendary Edition (PS4), Biomutant (PS4/PS5), and Divine Knockout (PS4/PS5). All games will be available to download starting December 6 until January 2, 2023, and will be free for PS Plus subscribers across all membership levels. If you haven’t yet, picking up a subscription is a very good idea! PS Plus Free Games November 2022 Mass Effect Legendary Edition (PS4) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOQrEbOIRIw Biomutant (PS4/PS5) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOGSkl3o8uI Divine Knockout (PS4/PS5) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pwa-eCDhHg Before the November lineup expires, make sure you download the free games before they’re gone. Nioh 2 / Nioh 2 Remastered (PS4/PS5), LEGO Harry Potter Collection (PS4), and Heavenly Bodies (PS4/PS5) will only be available until December 5. What do you think of the lineup this month?

Marvel’s Midnight Suns Review Marvel’s Midnight Suns is the latest offering from Firaxis, the minds behind strategy classics such as the Civilization and XCOM games. When it was first announced, many were quick to call it “Marvel XCOM,” and while that is partly accurate, it also does not paint the full picture. Midnight Suns tells the story of a group of heroes that have banded together to face off against Lilith, an Omega-level threat and the Mother of Demons. You are The Hunter, the first fully customizable Marvel character, and you are tasked with the challenge of taking the fight to Hydra and Lilith to save the universe from destruction. In our preview, we spoke about 2 main sections that will be the basis of this review – The Abbey and Combat, both vastly different experiences. Your overall enjoyment will rely on how much you can get out of both…

Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced that Ace Angler Fishing Spirits M is now available for iOS (App Store) and Android (Google Play Store) mobile devices. The popular Ace Angler franchise from the arcades and Nintendo Switch is now available on smartphones, bringing over 100 types of sea creatures to catch across 7 stages and allowing players to compete worldwide in the rankings. https://youtu.be/JSqvUg336Jo Here’s an overview of Ace Angler Fishing Spirits M: The popular Japanese fishing game Ace Angler is now a mobile game!Ace Angler Fishing Spirits M is a fishing simulator where you earn medals by catching fish!Snag the big ones and rake in tons of medals!Catch a wide variety of fish! From massive sea creatures to ones never seen before! Game ContentUse medals to select a rod, then catch fish with it to earn more medals.Rods that make it easier to catch big fish cost more medals to use.Fish fall into…

Blizzard Entertainment has given a preview for Overwatch 2 Season 2, which will include a new tank named Ramattra, new Escort map called Shambali Monastery, and a new Greek Mythology theme! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEJVOxzjyQ0 The new hero, Ramattra, is the first tank that can completely change forms as part of his core kit, altering his abilities and playstyle from moment to moment. The new map, Shambali Monastery, will see players ascend the winding path walked by countless Omnics who have sought refuge within its walls. Overwatch 2 Season 2 will feature an all-new Mythic skin: Zeus Junker Queen, as the pinnacle reward on the Premium Battle Pass. Her skin will include new customizations, weapon models, voice lines, and special effects. Legendary Poseidon Ramattra and Legendary Hades Pharah will also be available by progressing through the premium battle pass. A new Battle for Olympus game mode will also be introduced starting from January…

Ubisoft has announced that Lost Between Worlds, a brand-new expansion coming to Far Cry 6, is launching on December 6, 2022, for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC. The expansion can be purchased separately or as part of the upgrade pass, allowing players to begin a thrilling new chapter of Dani Rojas’ story, set in a fractured version of Yara. https://youtu.be/LRMbuyJyUzU Following their exploration of a mysterious meteorite impact site, Dani will discover themselves in a twisted space between worlds accompanied by a noncorporeal lifeform named Fai. Players will need to repair Fai’s broken spacecraft by collecting five lost shards, each increasing Dani’s overall stats for survivability, bringing them one step closer to escape. In this latest Far Cry 6 expansion, players will need to navigate through 15 challenging and intense trials called Rifts, where they must defeat Shardfaces, humanoid and animal crystalline enemies, lurking around every…

2K and Firaxis have unveiled the launch trailer for Marvel’s Midnight Suns, which is scheduled to launch on December 2, 2022 for the PS5, Xbox Series, and PC. The PS4, Xbox One, and Switch versions will be launched at a later date. The action-packed trailer shows the devastating effects of Lilith’s successful takeover of the Sanctum Santorum – unleashing the forces of the underworld on Earth. Only the full might of the Hunter and the Midnight Suns stand a fighting chance to save the world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NviOMIR_U-0 Additionally, the 13th and final playable character was revealed to be the Hulk, who is a powerhouse that brings incredible strength and endurance to any squad and can be unlocked further into the game. Marvel’s Midnight Suns, which is scheduled to launch on December 2, 2022 for the PS5, Xbox Series, and PC.

Nintendo and Illumination Entertainment have revealed the official trailer and character posters for the upcoming The Super Mario Bros. Movie that’s scheduled to launch in theaters on April 7, 2023, in North America. Check out the fantastic trailer below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnGl01FkMMo Additionally, here are the official character posters from the movie: Here is an overview of the film, via Illumination Entertainment: Directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic (collaborators on Teen Titans Go!, Teen Titans Go! To the Movies) from a screenplay by Matthew Fogel (The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part, Illuminations’s Minions: The Rise of Gru), the film stars Chris Pratt as Mario, Anya Taylor-Joy as Princess Peach, Charlie Day as Luigi, Jack Black as Bowser, Keegan-Michael Key as Toad, Seth Rogen as Donkey Kong, Fred Armisen as Cranky Kong, Kevin Michael Richardson as Kamek and Sebastian Maniscalco as Spike. The film is produced by Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and…

Level Infinite and NExT Studios have announced that the upcoming free-to-play third-person shooter, SYNCED, will have its open beta from December 10 to January 15, 2023. The open beta will include SYNCED’s Player versus Enemy (PvE) and co-op gameplay, giving players a taste of what the game can offer. The beta will be available for PC players to download for free via Steam or client download from the official website. SYNCED delivers a totally new take on the third-person looter-shooter gameplay by giving players the ability to synchronize with deadly Nanos, effectively turning foes into allies. With different Nano classes to sync with – Crusher, Seer, Guardian, and Suppressor – combined with the individual loadout and unique skill each Runner brings, this allows for a broad variety of combinations and tactical approaches. Like classic looter shooters, Runners can loot resources in PvE and PvP matches to build up their character…