Koji Igarashi: Precise Movements Hard When Waving Something Around

Fighting games are about timing. These games are razor sharp, competitive. Konami's Wii fighter Castlevania Judgement » 10/23/08 4:00am 10/23/08 4:00am is different: It's not really about timing and the input isn't so important. It's as sharp as a bowling ball. Lead Konami Koji Igarashi explains: Waggle, waggle, punch. Elsewhere in the interview,…

Konami Whips Up Castlevania For Xbox 360, PS3

Konami has both Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia » 10/10/08 7:00am 10/10/08 7:00am and on display at Tokyo Game Show this year, but it brought a tiny, tiny bit more with it, just to start messing with our heads. A new has been announced for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3... at some point in the future. That is absolutely all that we know at this…

Wii Castlevania Revealed! It's A Fighting Game?

According to GoNintendo, the latest issue of Nintendo Power reveals the proud return of the Castlevania series to consoles. Castlevania Judgment is, believe it or not, a 3D fighter, pitting classic characters from throughout the series against each other in mortal combat. Yes, not at all the exact opposite of what … » 6/26/08 7:40pm 6/26/08 7:40pm

Koji Igarashi, Castlevania Game Maker, Indy Jones Lover

Here's a shocker: Konami Castlevania dude Koji Igarashi wears a cowboy hat, carries a whip and *here it comes* likes Indiana Jones. Bet you didn't see that one coming! When asked if he was excited about Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, IGA replied:
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Eyebrow raising followed. Wonder if he's gonna…

Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia Announced for Nintendo DS

The big news for many at last night's Konami Gamer's Night was the official announcement of a new Castlevania game for the Nintendo DS. Mr. Igarashi himself was on hand to introduce Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia, complete with his trademark cowboy hat and whip. This new Castlevania marks the first time that the… » 5/15/08 3:05pm 5/15/08 3:05pm