Final Fantasy XIII-2 sequel announced

19 01 2011

A sequel to the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 game Final Fantasy XIII, has been announced by Square Enix.

Square Enix has said it hopes to launch the Final Fantasy XIII-2 sometime in 2011 in Japan. No word yet on a North American release. The game is to be a direct sequel to Final Fantasy XIII.

The game’s possibility entered the spotlight last week when it was discovered that the domain name was registered.

After the jump is a trailer for the PS3 game. Be warned, it’s supposed to contain spoilers: Read the rest of this entry »

Bamboo Blade manga ends in September

20 08 2010

Square Enix’s Young Gangan magazine announced Friday that the Bamboo Blade manga series will be ending with the Sept. 3 issue.

The series is about a kendo instructor who is challenged to a duel by a former classmate to a duel between their female students. Unfortunately, he doesn’t have any… yet.

The series began in 2007, and the anime was licensed for North America.