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  • Killer is Dead Ship Date and Deluxe Launch Edition Announced

    Killer is Dead Ship Date and Deluxe Launch Edition Announced

    The next great bizarro action game from Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture is set to slice up store shelves on August 27th, XSEED Games confirmed today. At launch, all initial PS3 and Xbox 360 copies of Killer is Dead will be available in a deluxe edition […]

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  • Girls, Gigolo Glasses & Moon Walking in Killer is Dead

    Girls, Gigolo Glasses & Moon Walking in Killer is Dead

    Mondo Zappa is the man. He’s got a cybernetic arm. He’s a master swordsman. He has three hot ladies, affectionately known as the “Mondo Girls” (a play on “Bond Babes” I’m guessing), fighting for his love. He’s equipped with a sweet pair of gigolo glasses […]

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  • Killer is Dead’s First English Trailer is Here to Execute You

    Killer is Dead’s First English Trailer is Here to Execute You

    Blood. Sex. Cheesy acting. Stylized cel-shaded graphics. A protagonist who slices dudes up with a sword in his right hand and uses his cybernetically enhanced left arm to finish the job with interchangeable weapons like a drill and a machine gun. And his name is […]

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  • The Fairytale Story of Pandora’s Tower Has a Dark Twist

    The Fairytale Story of Pandora’s Tower Has a Dark Twist

    On the surface, Wii RPG Pandora’s Tower, finally coming to North America in April thanks to XSEED Games, appears to follow the tried and true fantasy video game storyline of a damsel in distress. But it actually goes much deeper and is much darker in […]

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  • XSEED Rocks 2013 with Rune Factory 3DS, Valhalla Knights Vita, a Double Dose of Ys and Suda51’s Next “Assassin” Game

    XSEED Rocks 2013 with Rune Factory 3DS, Valhalla Knights Vita, a Double Dose of Ys and Suda51’s Next “Assassin” Game

    XSEED Games sure is stacking up another strong year of Japanese-developed games localized for North American gamers to enjoy. Having already secured the publishing rights to finally bring Wii RPG Pandora’s Tower to the U.S., XSEED today announced five more games currently on tap for […]

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  • Wii JRPG Pandora’s Tower Finally Coming to U.S. this Spring

    Wii JRPG Pandora’s Tower Finally Coming to U.S. this Spring

    I guess we can officially call “Operation Rainfall” an overwhelming success. After helping boost Xenoblade Chronicles and The Last Story to North American releases last year, the fan-driven campaign to get three Wii-exclusive Japanese RPGs localized out west has claimed its final victory with XSEED […]

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  • Review: Way of the Samurai 4

    Review: Way of the Samurai 4

    As a kid I remember being introduced to the ways of the ninja via schoolyard shenanigans that involved hungrily flipping through mail order catalogs for throwing stars, pitting Snake Eyes and Stormshadow against each other, and basically being an eleven-year-old mystified by a culture that I truly […]

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  • October PSN Dates Confirmed for Two Vita Oddballs

    October PSN Dates Confirmed for Two Vita Oddballs

    October already promises to be a huge month for the PlayStation Vita, and today the lineup only grows even larger as two of the system’s quirkier digital downloads have received confirmed PSN launch dates. Before Halloween arrives, you’ll be able to download and play GungHo […]

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  • Ragnarok Odyssey Gives PlayStation Vita Another RPG Collector’s Edition

    Ragnarok Odyssey Gives PlayStation Vita Another RPG Collector’s Edition

    Persona 4 Golden isn’t the only big RPG coming to the PlayStation Vita this fall and Atlus USA isn’t the only publisher doing the job Sony should be doing to help get the Vita flying off store shelves. Fellow JRPG and niche game publisher, XSEED […]

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  • The Last Story to Be Told in North America Next Month, Pre-Order Now for a Musical Bonus

    The Last Story to Be Told in North America Next Month, Pre-Order Now for a Musical Bonus

    Gather ’round, Nintendo Wii owners, for XSEED Games and Mistwalker have an epic story to tell. The Last Story, that is, an incredible role-playing adventure from the creator of Final Fantasy. The Last Story finally makes it to North America next month, on August 14th […]

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