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Original Senran Kagura Burst Box Concept Featured Removable Clothing

Original Senran Kagura Burst Box Concept Featured Removable Clothing

on February 1st, 2017 | 5 Comments

Everyone in the west should now be familiar with iconic box art for the 3DSSenran Kagura Burst. It might just be a simple…

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Holiday Heartbreak – Hudson Soft Mascot Taken Down in the Snow

Holiday Heartbreak – Hudson Soft Mascot Taken Down in the Snow

on January 5th, 2017 | 2 Comments

In 2012 Hudson Soft ceased to exist as a company, merging with Konami. But it still remained its own brand, publishing as an imprint…

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Former Nintendo President, Hiroshi Yamauchi, passes away aged 85

Former Nintendo President, Hiroshi Yamauchi, passes away aged 85

on September 19th, 2013 | 789 Comments

We heard today that former former Nintendo President, Hiroshi Yamauchi passed away this morning aged 85 – according to a report in Nikkei. Hiroshi…

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Sega confirmed as the new owner of Atlus

Sega confirmed as the new owner of Atlus

on September 18th, 2013 | 3,104 Comments

As we’d previously reported, Sega Sammy Holdings were among those bidding to acquire Atlus – who’s parent company Index are under investigation for some…

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5 Simple Mistakes Nintendo Made with the Wii U

5 Simple Mistakes Nintendo Made with the Wii U

on August 7th, 2013 | 67 Comments

Sometimes, the hardest problems to see are the ones staring us in the face. The Wii U isn’t Nintendo’s death knell, as the company…

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Japanese Video Game Chart Analysis – Week 28

Japanese Video Game Chart Analysis – Week 28

on July 22nd, 2013 | 1,515 Comments

Japanese Video Game Chart Analysis – Week 28 – (July 8th – July 14th) has been a pretty mediocre sales period with 5 new releases, the…

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Japanese Video Game Chart Analysis – Week 25

Japanese Video Game Chart Analysis – Week 25

on July 1st, 2013 | 805 Comments

Japanese Video Game Chart Analysis – Week 25 (17th June – 23rd June) – The charts been revitalised this week with 8 new releases forcing…

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Weekly Japanese Game Charts – Week 23

Weekly Japanese Game Charts – Week 23

on June 17th, 2013 | 3,138 Comments

Weekly Japanese Game Charts – Week 23 (3rd June – 9th June) – The sales figures are in as Media Create reports (via NeoGAF) it’s been an…

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Are ATLUS in deep shit?

Are ATLUS in deep shit?

on June 12th, 2013 | 3,022 Comments

Today on Yamamoto Ichiro’s (CEO of data analysis company, Irregulars and Partners) blog – some interesting details have surfaced surrounding one of my favourite…

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Weekly Japanese Game Charts

Weekly Japanese Game Charts

on June 10th, 2013 | 2,667 Comments

Weekly Japanese Game Charts – Week 22 (May 27 – June 2). As Media Create reports (via NeoGAF) it’s been a terribly slow sales week in the…

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