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The weekly hardware and software sales numbers from Japan are in, courtesy of Media Create, and the latest Star Wars game is a hit all around the world. EA's Star Wars Battlefront easily debuted at number one in Japan, selling nearly 124,000 copies on PlayStation 4.

Sony's console saw a slight sales boost of about 2,000 units from this (and several other games), but it wasn't the surge you might expect from a number one game. Meanwhile, Nintendo had a fairly unremarkable week in game sales, but 3DS hardware sales jumped by over 7,000 over last week. You can check out the full breakdown by clicking below.

Some backstory has been revealed for Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness's Lilia, along with character art for her. Lilia is a 12-year-old amnesiac who joins Fidel and Miki in hopes of regaining her memories. Her childlike demeanor makes her adored by others. For reasons unknown, however, it seems like somebody's trying to hunt her down. Lilia is a support character who will level up with the party but not participate directly in battle. You can view art of her in the gallery inside, along with art for the new characters Emerson and Anne, who were previously spotted in trailers. Star Ocean 5 releases next year for PlayStation 4 and, in Japan, for PlayStation 3.

A fresh batch of screenshots have been put out for Koei Tecmo's Attack of Titan game for the PlayStation family of consoles. These images show off some of the titan-fighting combat and boy, those titans sure know how to give you the creeps. Luckily we get to see them taken down in thrilling fashion through these screenshots. If you're a giant fan of the manga or anime—or even if you're just here to scope out the titanic faces that will be sure to haunt your dreams tonight—you can check out our gallery inside to see all the new images.

Following its massive success as a book and television series, the next challenge for Game of Thrones was to make it big in video games. As such, HBO partnered with critically-acclaimed developers Telltale Games to combine the Game of Thrones universe with Telltale's defining story-driven, episodic style.

Telltale's video game adaptation has been a big hit, and the season finale recently released, but the story is far from over. Speaking with Hollywood Reporter, Kevin Bruner, Telltale's CEO, co-founder, and executive producer on the Game of Thrones video game series, confirmed that season two is already in development. Click below for more.

Minecraft: Story Mode blends the Minecraft \ universe and some of its gameplay mechanics together with the story-driven, episodic style that Telltale Games is known and loved for. Episode 3: The Last Place You Look will begin rolling out on November 24th, and Telltale Games has released a trailer to build hype.

In Episode 3, Jesse and crew must discover a means to locate Soren, the final member of the Order of the Stone. They'll see sights and wonders beyond belief, including the horrors lurking beneath the starless sky of The End. Only Soren's knowledge can help push back the all-consuming Witherstorm, but will it be enough to save the world? Click below to check it out.

A terrifying new easter egg in Call of Duty: Black Ops III was discovered recently by YouTuber TheHiddenBlade01, which turns all of the mannequins on the map "NUK3TOWN" into the horrific Weeping Angels from Doctor Who.

To trigger the easter egg, the player must shoot off all of the mannequin's arms, which will immediately bring them all to life and make them attack the player character. The mannequins are very strong, but they are only able to move when no player is looking at them, so they have to sneak up behind the players and attack them while they aren't in sight.

Follow after the jump to check it out!

The weekly software and hardware sales numbers from Japan are in, courtesy of Media Create, and Black Ops III is still at the top. The PlayStation 4 version of the latest Call of Duty game debuted at number one last week, and it was able to defend that spot against crossover tactical RPG Project X Zone 2, despite the fact that the 3DS game features popular characters from multiple Japanese publishers.

In hardware, PlayStation 4 sales dipped after a strong showing last week and overall 3DS sales also saw a slight decrease. Despite having no new games in the top 20, Wii U sales nearly doubled for the week. You can check out a breakdown by clicking below.

Game of Thrones has been immensely popular as both a book and television series, and late last year, Telltale Games began to bring it to life as a critically-acclaimed video game experience. Telltale applied their award-winning formula to Game of Thrones, giving players the power to control the story with their actions. The season finale launches tomorrow, and Telltale has released a video that recaps some of the big choices from the previous episodes and highlights what's still to come. You can check it out by clicking below!

You may have heard of somethingthing called the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, which has been a subject of political talk lately. Some details of the agreement recently leaked online, which showed us many ways that the TPP could be harmful to gaming if it passes.

This was one of our talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia. Check out the discussion video above for our full thoughts on the TPP, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

Black Friday is coming in less than two weeks, and while some stores' deals are being leaked, Best Buy seems to have released their deals online without warning. There are numerous deals available, including console bundles, computers, televisions, and other hardware, as well as brand new games from some of the biggest franchises around. Read more after the jump!

Being something of an MMO, Destiny's the kind of game people enjoy sharing with their friends. Obviously, Bungie, the game's developer, is a big fan of that word-of-mouth publicity, and they're actually preparing an initiative to reward players who spread the word. Bungie announced plans in their most recent Bungie Weekly to get what they've aptly entitled the Refer a Friend program up and running in Destiny soon.

The developers claim that the "more tech savvy" of the game's userbase may even notice bits from it when Destiny's November update rolls around, though they're still "putting the finishing touches" on the full feature.

Details on Refer a Friend are past the jump.

Let's face it, if you're a fan of anime and JRPGs, you're probably a fan of crossovers. Or, if you're not, the marketing teams for these things definitely seem to think you are, because they keep doing crossovers, and now Tales of Zestiria, the latest in Bandai Namco's long-running Tales of series, has got one. Costumes from the legendary anime Neon Genesis Evangelion are officially available now on PSN and Steam for Zestiria owners.

This announcement comes from the Bandai Namco US Twitter and was accompanied by an image of the the costumes. Head inside to check them out!

After years of producing Spike TV's video game awards, Geoff Keighley broke away to host his own event last December. The Game Awards were generally well-received and the event was a success, prompting Keighley to bring the show back for a second year. The Game Awards 2015 will be held on December 3rd, with various video game companies and Verizon sponsoring, and respected industry veterans like Reggie Fils-Aime, Phil Spencer, and Hideo Kojima are serving as advisers for the event. The full list of awards and nominees has just been released, and you can check it out by clicking below.

The NPD Group report for the month of October is in, revealing that Xbox One was the top-selling hardware in the US last month. The NPD Group also breaks down the top-selling software, but it should be noted that their report only covers physical copies of new games sold at retail. With this in mind, the report shows that software sales for the month were down 3% from October 2014.

The top-selling game, unsurprisingly, was Halo 5: Guardians on Xbox One. It was also one of just three games (the others being Yoshi's Woolly World and Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection) that made the top ten despite only being available on a single platform. Most of the top ten is the usual suspects, including annual releases and sports games, and Rock Band 4 managed to grab a spot as well. You can check out the top ten by clicking below.

Konami has just released Update 1.06 for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, making numerous across the board, with additional weaponry coming to Metal Gear Online, changes to the PF Rating system, and additional security devices to protect your Forward Operating Base.

Furthermore, keen observers on Reddit discovered an undocumented change to a mission in the game, but for spoiler reasons we have hidden the rest of this post past the jump. Check it out!