I'm Terrified of Hard Choices, But This Game is About Hard Choices

Whenever I'm given an option in a game, be it choosing what my character says or how he/she acts, I always want to make the "best" choice. So when I'm faced with two equally bad options, I lock up – and right off the bat, it looks like Nippon Ichi Software's newest game is going to have me lying awake at nights. » 3/06/14 6:00am 3/06/14 6:00am

Once Again, Even More Japanese Developers Weigh In on the PS4

Continuing with their series on the PS4, this week, Japanese gaming magazine Weekly Famitsu published the second half of their two-part developer interview, with several more Japanese developers sharing their thoughts on Sony's new console. » 3/21/13 7:00am 3/21/13 7:00am

Here Are The Top 30 Games Japanese Gamers Are Looking Forward To In…

2013 is only 1/12th over. With 11 months left and new console news on the horizon, Weekly Famitsu asked its readers what games they were looking forward to for this year. Here's a list of the top 30 anticipated upcoming games for 2013 (note: All publishers and release dates are for Japanese release versions): » 2/07/13 8:00am 2/07/13 8:00am

I'm Really Looking Forward To Becoming A God In This Japanese Dungeon…

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, Nippon Ichi Software, makers of the the Disgaea » 1/17/13 7:20am 1/17/13 7:20am series, will be releasing (The Paradox of God and the Fate Revolution) on the PS3 next week. The game was announced , and was originally slated to hit stores in Japan on December 20th, but was delayed for a month. Now, after the extra…

Without Final Fantasy V, This RPG Boss Would Have Been Indiana Jones

Souhei Niikawa is the CEO of Nipponichi Software, the maker of such hits like the Disgaea » 8/23/12 8:00am 8/23/12 8:00am series, and . In 1996, Niikawa joined Nipponichi Software to work in marketing, publicity, and game development, and after a successful career, in July 2009, he became CEO. Even after his rise in rank, Niikawa continues to have a …