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Neil Druckmann, the director of the acclaimed shooter Uncharted 4, said in a recent interview that he had to ask a "sexist focus tester" to leave after the tester reportedly became extremely upset at the idea of having certain major new characters be female. Some of Druckmann's examples of this appear late in the game, so be warned that this post contains MAJOR spoilers for Uncharted 4.

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In today's world of modern RPGs, it is refreshing to see developers like Tokyo RPG Factory and Square Enix take a step back to bring us a more classic role-playing experience like I Am Setsuna. In the latest trailer for the SNES-era styled JRPG, the game's combat system is shown off in its full glory. There is a very clear Chrono Trigger inspiration, down to two of the characters performing what looks like Crono and Frog's X-Strike. Besides combat, the trailer also establishes the setting for the role of the titular character, Setsuna.

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Because Blizzard wanted to give Overwatch's Ranked Battle mode a little more attention due to the feedback they got from the open beta, the game has been released without it. Thankfully, players don't have to wait all too long for this mode to be added, since Blizzard is aiming for this mode to be part of a content update that is coming out in June. Jeff Kaplan, Overwatch's game director, also stated that they have no plans for a single player mode at the moment, but he didn't exclude the possibility of it ever happening either.

Popular Japanese gaming publication Famitsu has released its latest batch of review scores, and there were two big performers this week. As always, Famitsu had four different editors review each game, assigning them a 1-10 score for a highest possible score of 40 points. Uncharted 4: A Thief's End from Sony and Dragon Quest Heroes II from Square Enix were this week's top performers, pulling in three 10/10 review scores and one 9/10 review score each, giving them both a near-perfect score of 39/40. You can check out the full list of Famitsu scores from the week by clicking below.

Sony has released its financial forecast for the current fiscal year (April 1st, 2016 - March 31st, 2017), and they're expecting big things for their already successful home console. PlayStation 4 is estimated to be sitting at around 40 million sales currently, and Sony projects that it will sell another 20 million units this year, contributing to a projected 8.3% increase in overall sales for the company. In addition to the hardware sales boost, Sony expects to see an increase in software sales, including sales through the network. Sony also projects that PlayStation 3 sales will decline this year, which should come as a surprise to no one.

Although Fallout 4 was released in November, it did not stop devoted fans from starting ambitious mods for the game immediately after launch. A team of 18 people is currently working on a gigantic project that introduces a new region into Fallout 4. Titled Fallout Cascadia, the mod will take place in post-apocalyptic Seattle and will be the size of Fallout 3's map. Although the mod is "several years away" from release, the team promises more quests and missions than the recently released Far Harbor DLC.

One of the most recent games in the Pac-Man universe is coming to Steam, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 in just under a month. Pac-Man 256, a hit mobile title released by Crossy Road developer Hipster Whale in 2015, sees players running through an endless maze eating dots, grabbing items, and dodging ghosts. The biggest twist, however, is that Pac-Man must constantly run away from an encroaching glitch, a mechanic reminiscent of Pac-Man's famous 256th level kill screen. These ports will add an all-new multiplayer mode as well as social sharing features and new in-game themes.

Pac-Man 256 launches on June 21st and will sell for $4.99. Head inside to catch the announcement trailer!

A mere three weeks after launch, numerous retailers are already discounting Gearbox's Battleborn. Shoppers can currently purchase the game for $40 on the online stores for GameStop and Amazon, even though the game launched on May 3rd, just twenty days ago. What is particularly interesting about this price drop is that it comes on the same day that Blizzard's Overwatch is launching on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The open beta for Overwatch also launched on the release date of Battleborn. The relationship between these two titles is noticeably competitive. Judging by Battleborn's price drop, one side might be losing to the other.

Blizzard's latest team-based multiplayer shooter is finally playable on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. Even though Overwatch's official release date is May 24th, all servers have simultaneously opened up worldwide at 4:00 PM PST/7:00 PM EST. That means all of us North Americans are getting access to the game a wee bit earlier than expected. The game's open beta was a massive success, and Blizzard has plenty of momentum going into launch. If you have downloaded the game, get playing before everyone else gets better than you.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain was released last September, and while many people have stopped playing the game, it has not stopped some devoted fans to dig up some interesting information. Before Metal Gear Solid V was released, Hideo Kojima talked about a mission editor which never came to fruition. A fan by the name of Saladin on MGSForums.com recently discovered a level editor that was hidden in MGS V's code, which could be the level editor that Kojima had teased before.

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It's been a long and exciting journey, but Nathan Drake's story finally wrapped up two weeks ago when Sony released Uncharted 4: A Thief's End on PlayStation 4. Naughty Dog's highly-anticipated game topped the charts at launch in Japan and the UK, and it had the best opening week of any PlayStation 4 game to date in North America. Sony announced today that Uncharted 4 has already sold over 2.7 million copies as of May 16th, giving it some impressive opening week numbers. It looks like Naughty Dog's franchise is going out on a high note!

Blizzard has just released its latest animated short for Overwatch, this time featuring the fearsome Soldier: 76 in Dorado as he takes on the Los Muertos gang. Fans were hoping for a reveal of the mysterious Sombra, despite Blizzard's denials that such a reveal would occur, but she never showed up.

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A little under a week ago, Bandai Namco Entertainment announced Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 to much acclaim. While the action will be coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC in North America and Europe, it will be exclusive to Sony's console in Japan, as reflected in the Japanese trailer. While there was some initial confusion about this, Bandai Namco has since confirmed that it is accurate. A reason for the exclusivity wasn't given, but I don't think this is too surprising due to the Xbox One's poor popularity in Japan.

Overwatch is scheduled to be released this Tuesday, and millions of fans can't seem to get enough of Blizzard's latest project. In Blizzard's latest infographic, nearly ten million people played the Overwatch beta. To celebrate the upcoming release, Blizzard has now erected gigantic Overwatch figures across the world in cities like Paris, Busan, and Hollywood. These larger-than-life figures feature heroes Tracer, Genji, and Pharah in their own mammoth-sized boxes. Each boxed character includes their weapons, a description of their abilities, and a "Try Me" button on the side.

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Bethesda will soon be revealing gameplay footage from Dishonored 2 at E3 2016, but to keep us sated until then, new screenshots from the game have been released. Additionally, co-creative director Harvey Smith (of Arkane Studios, which is developing the game) has said that the sequel will "have many more than just two endings this time."

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