Nippon Ichi Software Launches Teaser That Looks Like Minecraft

[Image: NIS]

There’s no title for this, but the teaser clip certainly does look rather Minecraft-esque, no?

The teaser’s site URL ends with “hakoniwa,” which means “box garden” in English. Perhaps Hako Niwa is the title of this building block game?

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No word yet on the platform. Or platforms. The site’s URL also has the word “consumer,” which in Japanese video game lingo refers to home or portable hardware and not mobile.


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