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From Ys to Trails of Cold Steel: Interview with Nihon Falcom President Toshihiro Kondo

Nihon Falcom has been one of the major players in the role-playing genre since the early ’80s. With Ys and The Legend of Heroes series as well as plenty of standalone titles, Nihon Falcom continues to be a major prolific

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AI: THE SOMNIUM FILES developer interview with Kotaro Uchikoshi & Yusuke Kozaki #AX2019

 AI: THE SOMNIUM FILES is the latest video game from Kotaru Uchikoshi, who’s best known in west for his beloved Zero Escape trilogy, Ever 17: The Out of Infinity, and Punchline. Similar to his previous games, this new title is

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Big Questions Answered In Our Granblue Fantasy Versus Interview With Yuito Kimura & Tetsuya Fukuhara

Granblue Fantasy is a fantasy themed RPG developed by Cygames for iOS, Android, and web browsers. Released in 2014, the game has been an enduring success in the crowded Japanese mobile game market because of its excellent art design, quality

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‘Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin’ Developer Interview at E3 2019

Edelweiss is an independent Japanese game company best known for Astebreed, a well regarded sci-fi shoot em up released on PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC. The studio is comprised of two developers: Nal, the director, and CG artist Koichi. The

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YouTube, Video Games, Films, and Beyond! The Completionist Interview @FanimeCon2019

Jirard Khalil is the host of The Completionist, a video game review show on YouTube that’s been active since 2011. The main format of the show has Khalil playing a game to 100% completion while also showing viewers the various

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GDC 2019: Interview with Toejam & Earl creator Greg Johnson

Greg Johnson and Mark Voorsanger founded their own game company, Johnson Voorsanger Productions, in 1989 and released ToeJam & Earl on the Sega Genesis in 1991. Their creation, a roguelike adventure game featuring a pair of aliens inspired by the

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Little Dragon Cafe Creator Yasuhiro Wada @ Anime Expo 2018

Yasuhiro Wada is best known for creating the Bokujō Monogatari series, better known as Harvest Moon in the west. His games have entertained countless gamers and inspired the creation of the widely successful Stardew Valley. CFG Games had the opportunity

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IndieCade 2017: Detention – Red Candle Games Interview

CFG had the pleasure of meeting many talented indie game developers during IndieCade 2017. This included Red Candle Games, a new Taiwanese game studio that created the psychological horror game, Detention. Loosely based on a turbulent period in Taiwanese history, Detention stands

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The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Interview – Jason Michael Paul

The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses tour arrived in Phoenix on November 6th, 2017 at the Phoenix Symphony Hall. I had the pleasure of chatting with the show’s producer, Jason Michael Paul, prior to the show. “This show

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Interview With Bloodstained Creator Koji Igarashi

In 1997, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night made the Castlevania series fun by reinventing it. Since then, its creator Koji Igarashi has built on its story for over 20 years with a gaggle full of amazing sequels spanning on multiple hardware

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