The Konami Code Turns 35 With A Special Album Of Lo-Fi Gradius Tracks

We’ve had a lot of 35th Anniversaries this year, including the Mario celebrations and the Zelda… non-celebrations, and this weekend — specifically, the 25th April, 2021 — is the birthday of the Konami Code, perhaps the most famous sequence of buttons in history (not that there’s much competition for that title). For the 35th anniversary … Read more

Konami Has Trademarked ‘Castlevania’ And ‘Metal Gear Rising’ In Japan

© Konami It’s fair to say that Konami isn’t the force it once was in the world of video games. Not so long ago it was competing with the likes of Capcom, Sega and Nintendo at the top of the market, but these days it is more content pushing out moderately successful titles like Super … Read more

Konami’s Next Yu-Gi-Oh! Game Arrives In Japan This August

Yuga Ohdo – the protagonist of Yu-Gi-Oh! SEVENS Update #2 [Sun 18th Apr, 2021 09:30 BST]: While there’s still no mention of a local release, Konami has now locked in an official Japanese release date for its next Yu-Gi-Oh! game, Yu-Gi-Oh! Rush Duel. The game will arrive on 12th August, with pre-orders opening this month … Read more