After Yakuza Controversy, Street Fighter IV Studio Loses Celebrity…

Shinsuke Shimada, one of Japan's most famous comedians, retired from the entertainment industry this week after yakuza connections were revealed. Shimada was also an advisor at Dimps, the game developer behind Street Fighter IV, stepping down earlier this week. [Sanspo] » 8/26/11 8:30am 8/26/11 8:30am

Sonic Team On Sonic Colors

Yesterday Sega revealed a new Sonic the Hedgehog game, Sonic Colors, but didn't mention who'd be handling development duties. According to an update from ArchangelUK at the Sega City Blognik, the development team formerly known as Sega AM8, Sonic Team, will be handling development on the Wii version, with longtime… » 5/27/10 11:20am 5/27/10 11:20am

Hands On: Dragon Ball Z: Infinite World – Gah! Too Many Colons!

Kids today don't know their anime – it's all Naruto this and One Piece that. And don't even get me started on Death Note. Remember when Dragon Ball Z was the only anime we got on Cartoon Network? And it had that really lousy dub with the " It's over 9000 » 9/12/08 11:00am 9/12/08 11:00am" line that will live in meme infamy? There was also a time when…

Capcom Talks Outside Street Fighter IV Co-Developer

For a while now, we've been hearing that developer Dimps, not Capcom, was doing the heavy lifting for Street Fighter IV » 8/22/08 5:00am 8/22/08 5:00am. The Osaka-based Dimps is best known for the games and . The company was founded by former employees of two other Osaka game companies, Capcom and SNK. producer Yoshinori Ono addresses the issue in …