DJMAX Respect to Head West

The rhythm genre runs across a rather diverse range, from platformers like HarmoKnight to twin-stick shooters like Beat Hazard. For ardent genre fans though, the allure of a traditional-style rhythm game like DJMAX is hard to resist. Fortunately, Neowiz Games has confirmed the release of DJMAX Respect across all regions for next year. Though theContinue reading “DJMAX Respect to Head West”

Project Diva X Slated for American Release

Rhythm games are a rather scarce property in the gaming market these days, but SEGA’s Project Diva franchise has managed to provide regular releases for rhythm fans. The latest title, Project Diva X has just been confirmed for an American release, following its debut in Japan last week. The announcement was made through a shortContinue reading “Project Diva X Slated for American Release”

Atlus Insists That You Dance All Night

In preparation for its September 29 release, Persona 4: Dancing All Night has received two short track previews, courtesy of publisher Atlus USA. The first video contains an exclusive remix by Shinichi Osawa of the original Persona 4 opening theme, “Pursuing My True Self.” The song is accompanied by a visually stunning video utilizing heavilyContinue reading “Atlus Insists That You Dance All Night”

Review: Hacker’s Beat

Hacker’s Beat is a rhythm game developed by the Japanese indie crew Team TANDS+. It has recently been translated and released in English, and will soon be available to purchase from the Steam store and is now available via Playism. It’s a unique and charming take on the rhythm genre, modeled after an incredibly stereotypical and cheesy viewContinue reading “Review: Hacker’s Beat”