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Although Square Enix is currently hard at work making their own Final Fantasy VII Remake, one fan has taken his love of the series and implemented it into his Integrated Masters degree project at Sheffield Hallam University in environment art. For his project, Jordan Yates decided to recreate Tifa's bar from Final Fantasy VII. For those who have played Final Fantasy VII before, you will remember that the 7th Heaven bar was the base for many of your favorite characters and an integral part of the game's storyline. The bar was created in Unreal Engine 4, and Yates was careful to include every detail, including the drawing on the fridge.

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Have you ever wished that you could combine Halo and Pokémon somehow? Well, Forge creator Captaindirewolf has your back. Poke'Battle is a Forge map created with the intention of bringing the iconic pocket monster battles to Halo 5. The stage begins by having two players stand on opposing platforms, each with three buttons: a red one, blue one, and green one. The three buttons correspond to Charizard, Blastoise, and Venusaur respectively. Once a player has picked their Pokémon, the battle begins. Whoever picked the opposing side's weakness is granted a weapon that they can use to kill the other player in order to snag the win. If both sides pick the same Pokémon, then both sides receive weapons to see who can kill the other first.

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Since March, Nintendo has been releasing some of the greatest titles from the SNES era onto the New Nintendo 3DS. Players can already purchase the likes of Super Mario World, A Link to the Past, and F-Zero via Virtual Console and experience these gems on the go, and one more is joining the lineup of games today: Super Punch-Out!!, first released in 1994.

The 16-bit sequel to Punch-Out!! stars Little Mac as he slugs his way through the many fighters of the World Video Boxing Association, such as Bear Hugger, Mr. Sandman, and the Bruiser brothers. Super Punch-Out!! also happens to be Charles Martinet's debut as a voice actor in a Nintendo game, preceding his more famous role as Mario.

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Atlus has just revealed that the next iteration of their well-regarded Persona series, Persona 5, is launching on September 15th in Japan for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. Accompanying this announcement, they released a new, absolutely gorgeous (Japanese) trailer for the upcoming game. It's an explosion of color, drawing sharp contrast with the Shin Megami Tensei series, of which Persona is a spin-off. Unfortunately we don't have a Western release date yet, but Persona 5 will be present at E3, so the chances are big that that's the moment the date will be revealed.

Head inside to view the trailer, and if that leaves you hungry for more, you can click here to watch a Japanese staff interview that also shows new fragments of gameplay.

Two of Fallout 4's planned DLC packages are out, and now Bethesda has announced when the third will be launching. In Far Harbor, players will explore an island and try to help solve the mystery of a missing woman with the help of Nick Valentine. The new trailer for the expansion shows off some of the water-dwelling creatures you will encounter, as well as some dramatic character interaction.

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An actor named Cort King recently uploaded a photo to his Instagram account with a caption claiming that he is playing the role of a new main character in the upcoming Watch Dogs 2. Hours after uploading the photo, he set his account to private, and neither Cort King nor Ubisoft have commented on the incident since. The photo was captioned with "Had a blast doing motion capture work as the lead character in a new video game series!" and "#WatchDogs2," and it was accompanied with a 3D model of a character wearing sunglasses and a bandana, exactly in the style of the original Watch Dogs.

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Nintendo first started using discs instead of cartridges with the GameCube in 2001, but it's possible that they could return to cartridges with NX. Financial website Money-Link recently reported that Macronix, the company that manufactures Nintendo 3DS cartridges, is expecting a big bump in orders of ROM chips from Nintendo later this year. With Nintendo NX launching next March, Macronix expects Nintendo to place large orders in the second half of this year in order to prepare for the launch.

Because Macronix makes the cartridges used for Nintendo 3DS games, Screen Critics (who translated the Money-Link report) speculates that NX will be returning to cartridge-based games. As you may remember, Nintendo recently filed a patent for a console that doesn't use discs. Nintendo 3DS uses 75nm chips with up to 8GB of storage, but Macronix is currently testing out its newer line of 32nm ROM chips that can reportedly store up to 32GB, and these could potentially be used to store NX games. It's also possible that NX will simply have internal ROM chips. As always, Nintendo is unlikely to confirm or deny this report, and it should be taken with a grain of salt and a healthy dose of skepticism.

Game Freak is best known for making Pokémon (and rightfully so, as it's a multi-billion dollar IP), but they occasionally take a break from their money-maker to create something a little different. While we wait for Pokémon Sun & Moon, Game Freak has just released Pocket Card Jockey on 3DS. This unique title is a "fast-paced, simplified version of Solitaire to propel your horse through intense races" with RPG-style level-up and breeding mechanics. Pocket Card Jockey is available today on Nintendo 3DS, and you can check out the launch trailer by clicking below!

Pokémon is one of the most recognized and popular brands in the world, and that's good news for The Pokémon Company. License Global! has released its annual list of the top-grossing licensing brands in the world, documenting the 150 biggest sellers in the world. The Pokémon Company International made the list again this year, ranking 29th for 2015 and generating $2.1 billion in revenue. This impressive figure is up from last year when they reported revenue of $2 billion, and up even more than in 2014 when they reported $1.5 billion. With lots of celebrations planed for the franchise's 20th anniversary, we could see even bigger numbers this year!

The long-running, iconic Doom franchise is set to make its big return to the gaming world on May 13th when developer id Software and publisher Bethesda Softworks unleash the self-titled reboot on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Even though we're still over a week away from DOOM's release, Bethesda has seen fit to release an early launch trailer. The minute-long promo give an intense look at the game's brutal, demonic combat. You can watch by clicking below!

The Strong National Museum of Play, located in Rochester, New York, has announced the 2016 lineup of inductees into its Video Game Hall of Fame. This year sees the likes of The Legend of Zelda, The Sims, Grand Theft Auto III, Sonic The Hedgehog, Space Invaders, and Oregon Trail being added to the Hall. The finalists that didn't make the cut are Final Fantasy, Sid Meier's Civilization, Minecraft, Pokémon Red and Green Versions, Street Fighter II, Tomb Raider, John Madden Football, Elite, and Nürburgring

Nintendo is changing up their usual E3 formula this year, choosing to focus on the upcoming Zelda game for Wii U and NX. In fact, it will be Nintendo's only playable game on the E3 show floor, and Nintendo will be holding a day-long livestream presentation to showcase its gameplay. Nintendo has just launched an official E3 2016 website that encourages fans to "Step Into a World of Adventure." Right now it's just a recap of all the information Nintendo has previously announced about their Zelda-themed E3 show.

Bravely Second: End Layer, sequel to 3DS hit Bravely Default, finally launched in North America last month. At launch, the RPG was available in a special Collector's Edition package that included a physical copy of the game, a 10-song soundtrack, and a 250-page artbook for $69.99. If you missed out on this bundle, you still have a chance to pick it up. The Bravely Second: End Layer Collector's Edition is currently available on Amazon for its standard price. These will likely go quick, so grab one while you can!

Last month Nintendo surprised us by announcing that The Legend of Zelda for Wii U will be the only playable Nintendo game at E3, and the upcoming game will be the focus of Nintendo's E3 in general. Nintendo elaborated more on their E3 plans via press release, revealing that they'll be transforming their booth at E3 "to immerse fans in the world of the newest game in The Legend of Zelda franchise" with extended demos for the game.

Additionally, Nintendo announced that Reggie Fils-Aime will be introducing the Nintendo Treehouse Live team for a special day of livestreamed gameplay of The Legend of Zelda, including commentary from developers. The stream kicks off at 9:00 AM Pacific Time on June 14th. A lucky fan and a companion will be able to enjoy the action in person via a Twitter sweepstakes. Simply tweet @NintendoAmerica and talk about what The Legend of Zelda means to you with the tags #MyZeldaLegend and #NintendoSweepstakes for a chance to win. So far, Nintendo has not announced a more traditional E3 press conference or Nintendo Direct.

While Nolan North is certainly busy with the upcoming release of Uncharted 4, his ambitions are definitely not stopping there. Last year, he starred in an IndieGoGo funded TV show called Con Man, which was a comedy web series based on actor Alan Tudyk's experiences after Firefly. North plays a character named Jerry Lansig, a character he made up while working on the Uncharted series, and he is now trying his hand at producing a mobile game based on the show. Not much is known about the game, other than the fact that players can build their own comic book convention and defend it from aliens.