Your First Look At The Newest Game From The Creator Of Mega Man

Here's a quick first look at Yaiba, the stylish new zombie game by Keiji Inafune, designer of Mega Man and Dead Rising.

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Not much to see yet, but what's here is a fun tease.

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ChillyRama
ChillyRama

Could someone explain why Japanese games sometimes promote the lead designer (not sure if that is the correct term)? It seems pretty rare for western games to do so.

Imagine:

Here's a quick first look at Fortnite, the stylish new 'zombie' game by Cliff Blezinski, designer of Gears Of War and Unreal Tournament.

It just seems that any single person has a much smaller impact on the overall design of a game (depending on the size of the team of course), even more so than film or music so it doesn't really feel appropriate to give such weight to the lead designer. btw I am in no way downplaying the role of people like Keiji Inafune, I am in awe of any video game developer.