News items tagged with tecmo koei

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta Date Revealed

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta Date Revealed

Square Enix has announced the start date of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT‘s upcoming PlayStation 4 open beta. Final Fantasy and fighting game fans alike should keep their schedules open between January 12...

By Rory Young on 15 August 2018
Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

2011 is slowly fading into memory. There can be little doubt that it will go down in the history books as one of the best years for...

By Jeff Schille on 08 August 2018
Nioh Speed Run Beats Game in 96 Minutes

Nioh Speed Run Beats Game in 96 Minutes

 Speed runs have seemingly been around since video games first began, but one Twitch streamer goes above and beyond, completing Nioh in just over an hour and a half. From developer Team Ninja and publ...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 July 2018
Dynasty Warriors Studio Wants to Make a Star Wars Game

Dynasty Warriors Studio Wants to Make a Star Wars Game

Koei Tecmo experienced a fantastic 2017 thanks in large part to Nioh, an action game that managed to bridge Team Ninja’s signature action style to RPG mechanics seen in games like Dark Souls and Bl...

By Derek Nichols on 01 February 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Review

Fire Emblem Warriors Review

As one of the more divisive layouts in gaming today, Dynasty Warriors has never quite resonated with players outside of its niche audience. Still, there’s something inherently appealing about the l...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Toukiden: Kiwami Review

Toukiden: Kiwami Review

Let’s get this out of the way first: Toukiden: Kiwami is an awful lot like Monster Hunter, and there’s nothing wrong with that. After all, Capcom’s popular beast-hunting franchise has yet to make...

By Christopher Gates on 07 November 2017
Nioh: Complete Edition Announced for PC

Nioh: Complete Edition Announced for PC

Since its release as a PlayStation 4 exclusive, Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja’s action role-playing game Nioh has already gone on to be considered by many as one of the hardest video games to have ever...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 October 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors, the upcoming Dynasty Warriors-esque action game for the Nintendo Switch, will officially feature a 60 frames per second mode while docked. The game will typically run at a sta...

By Rory Young on 01 September 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference at E3 2017 this year, it was laser focused on the Nintendo Switch. Fans got...

By Derek Nichols on 21 June 2017
Nioh Guide: How to Get Started

Nioh Guide: How to Get Started

Like the Dark Souls franchise that inspired it, Nioh is an especially challenging game, but these tips will help players start Willia...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Nioh Guide: How to Beat Hino-enma

Nioh Guide: How to Beat Hino-enma

With this guide, learn the recommended stances and strategies to defeat the challenging Hino-enma boss in Nioh‘s second mission, ‘Dee...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Dynasty Warriors 9 Will Be PS4 Exclusive

Dynasty Warriors 9 Will Be PS4 Exclusive

In the modern video game landscape, it seems that more and more titles are console-exclusive releases. Whether certain games are slat...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 May 2017
Nioh's Dragon of the North DLC Story Detailed

Nioh's Dragon of the North DLC Story Detailed

Not too long ago, video game developer Team Ninja revealed that the first piece of paid post-launch content for its action-RPG Nioh i...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Nioh Guide: How to Make the Game Easier

Nioh Guide: How to Make the Game Easier

For those looking to make the ultra-difficult Nioh a little more manageable, here are two ways to make the game’s tougher levels and...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Nioh PvP DLC Releases Early Next Month

Nioh PvP DLC Releases Early Next Month

Nioh was a surprise hit when it released to widespread critical acclaim last February, and now Team Ninja is set to give fans a reaso...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 April 2017
Nioh Celebrates A Million Sales With Golden Armor

Nioh Celebrates A Million Sales With Golden Armor

The sum from both retail and digital sales of Nioh have broken the one million unit marker, Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja announced. The figure was reported by Gematsu (via gamer.ne.jp). It wil...

By Curt Hutson on 24 February 2017
Nioh Guide: Where to Find All Kodama Blessings in Chugoku

Nioh Guide: Where to Find All Kodama Blessings in Chugoku

Nioh players have 25 Kodama to collect in the game’s second region that will help them earn the Kodama achievement. Here is where to find every one of them. Just a few days after its launc...

By Denny Connolly on 11 February 2017
Nioh Co-Op Gets Tweaked Right Before Launch

Nioh Co-Op Gets Tweaked Right Before Launch

After a small change to how the Co-Op mechanics work in the retail version of Nioh, fans take to social media to demand the developer change the mechanic back. Nioh, a game clearly inspired...

By Derek Nichols on 08 February 2017
Nioh Devs Explain Co-Op Change

Nioh Devs Explain Co-Op Change

Nioh creative director Tom Lee from Team Ninja explains why the studio decided to restrict the Dark Souls-style samurai game’s co-op functionality at launch. Since launching earlier this w...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 February 2017
Nioh Guide: How to Beat Onryoki

Nioh Guide: How to Beat Onryoki

Use this guide to learn the tips and tricks necessary to defeat the second boss in Nioh, as well as discover the best items to take into the challenging battle. Like the Dark Souls games th...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 February 2017
Tecmo's VR Cabinet Has Touch and Smell

Tecmo's VR Cabinet Has Touch and Smell

Koei Tecmo unveils a brand new arcade cabinet, the VR Sense, which comes complete with not only Virtual Reality capability, but also with functionality for other senses. Over the past few y...

By Rob Gordon on 07 February 2017
Nioh Review

Nioh Review

Nioh combines the stiff challenge of Dark Souls, the atmosphere of Onimusha, and the loot farming of Diablo to create an intense experience that’s hard to put down. Since lead developer To...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Coming to 3DS and Switch Fall 2017

Fire Emblem Warriors Coming to 3DS and Switch Fall 2017

Nintendo announces that the hack-and-slash action game crossover, Fire Emblem Warriors, will release on the Nintendo Switch and the 3DS handheld later this year. Last week during the Ninten...

By Weston Albert on 19 January 2017
New Ninja Gaiden Game Could Come After Nioh

New Ninja Gaiden Game Could Come After Nioh

An interview with Team Ninja creative director Tom Lee suggests that the developer could follow up Nioh with the development of a new Ninja Gaiden game. While the Dark Souls series is now o...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 January 2017
Hardcore Action RPG Nioh Has Gone Gold

Hardcore Action RPG Nioh Has Gone Gold

After over a decade spent in development hell, Team Ninja’s Nioh has finally gone gold, and the developer has confirmed the game will release on schedule. It has been quite the journey for...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 January 2017
Samurai Dark Souls Game Nioh Gets a 2017 Release Date

Samurai Dark Souls Game Nioh Gets a 2017 Release Date

The companies Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja officially unveil the 2017 launch date for the release of the forthcoming PlayStation 4 action-RPG known as Nioh. As many gaming fans may recall, Nio...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 September 2016
Hyrule Warriors Legends Review

Hyrule Warriors Legends Review

Hyrule Warriors Legends is a worthy port of the original The Legend of Zelda spin-off, allowing fans to take the game with them on the go – with a few noteworthy additions. Nintendo has, in recent y...

By Riley Little on 19 March 2016
E3 2015: Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

E3 2015: Hyrule Warriors Legends Trailer

Although Hyrule Warriors may have had some flaws, with some players criticizing a lack of longevity, overall the title was a tremendous hit. The crossover between two well-loved franchises in Ninten...

By Rob Gordon on 16 June 2015
Hyrule Warriors Coming to Nintendo 3DS

Hyrule Warriors Coming to Nintendo 3DS

It’s almost the most wonderful week of the year in the eyes of many dedicated gamers, as E3 2015 is just around the corner. With it will come a number of blockbuster gaming announcements, and no sho...

By Riley Little on 16 June 2015
Hyrule Warriors Helped Save Dynasty Warriors

Hyrule Warriors Helped Save Dynasty Warriors

The Dynasty Warriors franchise has remain unchanged during multiple installments and spinoffs since Dynasty Warriors 2, released for the PlayStation 2 back in 2000. Each entry is set during the Han...

By Chris Peterson on 16 March 2015
Hyrule Warriors Gets Playable Ganon DLC

Hyrule Warriors Gets Playable Ganon DLC

The new open world Zelda experience may still lack a launch date, but that doesn’t mean the heroes of Hyrule aren’t staying busy. Between the recent launch of The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D...

By Denny Connolly on 16 February 2015
Hyrule Warriors Secret Character

Hyrule Warriors Secret Character

Hyrule Warriors’ success isn’t surprising. It’s a spin-off of the well-regarded Dynasty Warriors series, and features one of Nintendo’s most popular franchises. Still, the degree of success that th...

By Christopher Gates on 16 February 2015
Hyrule Warriors Could Get Pokemon and Mario Followups

Hyrule Warriors Could Get Pokemon and Mario Followups

One of the more surprising games that released last year was none other than Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U. Teaming up with Tecmo Koei, Nintendo supervised one of the more entertaining crossovers i...

By Riley Little on 16 January 2015
Hyrule Warriors'Ships 1 Million Copies

Hyrule Warriors'Ships 1 Million Copies

It’s a good time to be a Legend of Zelda fan. While The Legend of Zelda Wii U is still almost a year away, Nintendo has been pulling out all the stops, keeping the series fresh in the minds of game...

By Christopher Gates on 16 January 2015
North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

The wait is almost over. The Nintendo 3DS launches in North America in just over a month, and gamers who plan to take the system home on day one can start planning their game purchases, as well. Th...

By Jeff Schille on 29 May 2011