Pandora's Tower, The Third Operation Rainfall Game, Is Coming To America

Wow! Pandora's Tower is coming to the U.S. this spring, courtesy Xseed Games, the small publisher that brings all sorts of niche Japanese games to North America. » 1/16/13 11:51am 1/16/13 11:51am

Does this RPG Carry Its Own Weight?

When one great RPG was released only in Japan, people were annoyed. When two great RPGs were released only in Japan, they became legitimately upset. But when three great RPGs were denied to them, they got organized. This was the birth of Operation Rainfall, a public—and as it turns out completely successful—petition to … » 3/16/12 6:30am 3/16/12 6:30am

Nintendo of America, You Are Really Smart (Or Mean!)

The games some American Wii owners have been pleading with Nintendo to release in the United States are finally being translated to English and released... in Europe. » 8/17/11 2:40pm 8/17/11 2:40pm

Nintendo of America Hears You, Disgruntled Wii Owners! (But You're…

Last week, Wii owners in North America desperate to play games like Xenoblade, The Last Story and Pandora's Tower, games already released in Japan, pleaded with Nintendo of America to bring those games stateside. Today, Nintendo has responded with a resounding, "Eh, probably not gonna happen." » 6/29/11 9:00pm 6/29/11 9:00pm

This Is What The Mysterious Pandora's Tower For Wii Looks Like

Earlier this year, Nintendo of Japan unveiled Pandora's Tower, a new Wii game slated for an overseas release this spring. We didn't know much about the title beyond its use of classical piano music and large upper back tattoos. But now we have video of this high-speed action game. » 4/05/11 10:00pm 4/05/11 10:00pm