Killer is Dead: Heavy on the Action, Light on the Plot

Running through a dark heavy world, wielding a katana and cybernetic arm, and battling shadowy twisted freaks. You are Mondo Zappa, executioner for the Bryan Execution Firm, out to kill criminals and assassins. Welcome to the world of Killer is Dead, the latest game from the mind of Suda 51. The game is currently… » 8/15/13 7:00am 8/15/13 7:00am

A Visual History of Attractive Video Game Characters: The 00s

The first years of the new millennium brought us the seventh generation of video game consoles, and with that came a whole new family of attractive men and women. With new evolutions, this decade introduced the start of increasingly realistic-looking characters. » 5/02/13 8:21pm 5/02/13 8:21pm

Japan's Female Mecha Pilot President Is Getting a New Game

Guild 01 for the 3DS was released last year as an anthology of games by 4 notable game creators. One of those games in particular is getting its own spin-off. » 4/18/13 8:00am 4/18/13 8:00am

First Look at the Upcoming Game from No More Heroes Studio

At the end of January, it was announced that GungHo Online Entertainment would be acquiring Grasshopper Manufacture, developer of artistically unique games like Killer 7, the No More Heroes series, Lollipop Chainsaw, and the upcoming Killer is Dead. Now, roughly two months later, they're working on their first game… » 3/28/13 6:30am 3/28/13 6:30am

First Details about Killer Is Dead, the New Game from No More Heroes'…

Killer Is Dead is the upcoming action game from the folks behind No More Heroes and Killer7. The game follows 35 year-old Mondo Zappa, a suit-wearing executioner responsible for taking out heinous criminals with a katana. » 1/16/13 6:00am 1/16/13 6:00am

New Game Killer Is Dead Isn't a Sequel to Cult Hit Killer7

Goichi Suda, the man behind No More Heroes » 4/04/12 6:00am 4/04/12 6:00am and (above), is working on a new game called . According to the upcoming issue of , Suda is directing this assassin title. The game apparently takes its cues from both and . , however, is an original game.

The Sexy, Sword-Swinging Art of Yusuke Kozaki

Yusuke Kozaki is a Japanese artist who, aside from work on comics and anime, has also done some stuff for the No More Heroes series of games. He's also done character design on the latest Fire Emblem game, Awakening. » 3/22/12 2:00am 3/22/12 2:00am

She's Been a Bad, Bloody Girl

Cosplayer Omi Gibson, perhaps best known for her Metal Gear work, is no one trick pony. Her repertoire includes obscure characters like Super Galdelic Hour's Toko and Thrill Kill's Belladonna, along with a willingness to cover herself in fake blood. » 10/19/11 4:00am 10/19/11 4:00am

When Video Games Are Grasshoppers

Woody Allen once said that the reason why he makes a new game every year is so that his movies don't become events. A steady stream ensures that the hits don't become that big of a deal. Ditto for the failures. » 9/16/11 11:40am 9/16/11 11:40am

Beam Katana? Dirty Camera? Yours for $13!

If you purchased the first edition of No More Heroes Red Zone Edition, you got some special content, such as the ability to move the camera around in a "Forbidden Viewer Mode" as well as four types of beam katanas. » 8/19/11 9:30am 8/19/11 9:30am

Who's Writing that Schoolgirl Chainsaw Game?

Lollipop Chainsaw, the up-and-coming zombie killing cheerleader game, is being designed by Japanese game developer Grasshopper Manufacture of No More Heroes fame. It's being written by a guy from St. Louis. » 8/02/11 6:00am 8/02/11 6:00am

No More Heroes In Social Game Form

A social game version of No More Heroes for Japan's Mobage called No More Heroes Royal is incoming. NMH creator Goichi Suda said he aims to make the bloodiest social game. [Famitsu] » 7/26/11 7:30am 7/26/11 7:30am

No More Heroes Cosplay Has a Heroic and Revealing Bodysuit

When she's not cosplaying as Metal Gear Solid characters, Omi Gibson is cosplaying as No More Heroes characters. And when she's not doing that, she's cosplaying as other things. » 7/15/11 4:00am 7/15/11 4:00am

It's A No More Heroes Summer Paradise For PS3 Owners

Konami finally put a date on the North American PlayStation 3 version of No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise, the hi-def, PlayStation Move-powered update of the Wii original. That would be August 16, perfect for hot and sweaty Beam Katana-waving action! » 5/19/11 3:40pm 5/19/11 3:40pm

Put the Kids to Bed, It's Time for Some Zelda & Pokémon Burlesque

The crew from Cosplay Burlesque performed over the weekend during the Anime Boton festivities, meaning a few thousand people got to see characters from Zelda (Sheik), Pokémon (Nurse Joy) and No More Heroes get their kit off. » 4/28/11 5:30am 4/28/11 5:30am

Naughty No More Heroes Gets a Naughty Trailer

In Japan, No More Heroes is going adults-only with No More Heroes: Red Zone, a Move-enabled PS3 port of No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise. This is the game's debut trailer. » 4/26/11 3:20am 4/26/11 3:20am

Sexed-Up No More Heroes 2 Figures Are Finally Here

No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle's Sylvia Christel can soon straddle a beam katana on your toy shelf, thanks to the sculpting talents of master toymaker Mitsumasa Yoshizawa who brings the Grasshopper Manufacture creation to life in pricey polyvinyl chloride form. Ready the wallet! » 4/25/11 8:00pm 4/25/11 8:00pm

Naughty No More Heroes Has Different Developer

Like previous port No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise, upcoming adults-only Move-supported title No More Heroes: Red Zone isn't being developed by NMH creators Grasshopper Manufacture. Instead, it's being developed by outside studio AQ Interactive. Load time concerns start...now! [via Red Zone Official Site] » 4/21/11 7:40am 4/21/11 7:40am