The Folks Behind Crummy Ports And Crappy Concerts Are Gulped Up

Japan's 5pb., known for Xbox 360 games like Steins; Gate and crappy Miku Hatsune concerts, is being absorbed into its affiliate company. Oh, 5pb. also has crappy shmup ports. No word if the 5pb. brand will survive. [via ソーシャルゲーム情報] » 4/21/11 4:00am 4/21/11 4:00am

Buggy Shooter Port Makes Game Exec Want To Die (Not Really Die!)

DoDonPachi Dai Ou Jou Black Label EXTRA, the Xbox 360 port by 5pb, was released with so many bugs that production was halted. It's 2010, there's still no patch, and now a game exec writes, "I want to die". » 2/26/10 3:00am 2/26/10 3:00am