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Ridge Racer 8 Rumored As Switch Exclusive; Metroid Prime 4 Possibly Developed By Bandai Namco

By Alistair Wong . February 7, 2018 . 8:30am

A LinkedIn profile for a lead designer at Bandai Namco Studios Singapore was found by YouTuber Doctre81, showing that Ridge Racer 8 may possibly be in development exclusively for Nintendo Switch.

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RPG Risks Government Censorship Due To Having A Gay Character

By Chris Priestman . September 23, 2015 . 2:45pm

Due to Singapore’s laws against homosexuality the team creating Masquerada risk government censorship by including a gay character.

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Go Grab The Final Fantasy VII Beat Up Now

By Spencer . August 17, 2015 . 12:00am

Dusty’s Revenge developer PD Design Studio created an unofficial Final Fantasy VII beat ‘em up. Final Fantasy VII Re-Imagined is a one stage level set in Midgar with Cloud and Tifa as playable characters.

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Sword Art Online: Lost Song Will Be Localized Into English

By Spencer . October 27, 2014 . 1:47am

Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment won’t be the only Sword Art Online game in English. Bandai Namco Games is working on an English localized version of the PlayStation 3 action RPG, Sword Art Online: Lost Song too.

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Koji Tada, SCEJA’s Director of Developer Relations, On Working With Devs In Asia

By Cheng Kai . June 2, 2014 . 2:34am

Koji Tada, Director of Developer Relations at Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia, also explains why The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Flash is being localized in Chinese.

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Romans In My Carpet’s Poop Flinging Catapults Add A Little Silly To The Strategy Game Genre

By Spencer . March 5, 2014 . 12:50am

Ravenmark developers Witching Hour Studios have a tiny twist on the turn based strategy genre. Romans In My Carpet recreates the battles of Rome and Britannia… on your dorm room’s carpet.

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Lightning’s Story Is Truly Over, But She May Be A Guest In A Future Final Fantasy

By Cheng Kai . February 14, 2014 . 5:30pm

Siliconera spoke to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII director Motomu Toriyama to ask him what he thought about the Western reviews and to talk about the game’s ending.

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Fight A Friend, Ravenmark: Mercenaries Is Out On Android Now

By Spencer . December 10, 2013 . 12:04am

Witching Hour Studios, makers of the excellent Ravenmark: Scourge of Estellion tactics game on iOS, has a head to head strategy game called Ravenmark: Mercenaries.

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These Pokémon X And Y Launch Pics Make Us Jealous We Weren’t In Tokyo Or Singapore

By Eugene . October 14, 2013 . 4:35pm

The Tokyo Pokémon Center was home to an enormous gathering of people for the launch of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y this past weekend. And they weren’t the only ones—Singapore got in on the action, too.

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A Lot Of Sword Art Online Fans Are Playing Final Fantasy XIV

By Eugene . September 29, 2013 . 11:00am

So, that Final Fantasy game… Pretty fun, right? So fun… you wouldn’t mind being trapped in it for some of your life for good?

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Namco Bandai Studios Singapore Working On New IP With Former LucasArts Staff

By Kevin . July 24, 2013 . 1:55am

Namco Bandai opened a new development studio in Singapore and Siliconera met with the staff from the Singapore studio to find out what their plans are.

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The Fantasy Tactics Game You Can Play Against A Friend

By Spencer . April 22, 2013 . 3:06pm

In Ravenmark: Mercenaries you play as a mercenary brigade commander caught between three nations. Since you’re for hire you can choose which nation to assist when their land comes under attack or settle petty conflicts for quick payments.

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Try Ravenmark, The Most Addictive iOS Strategy Game, For Free

By Spencer . November 23, 2012 . 2:30pm

Ravenmark: Scourge of Estellion is a turn based strategy game where formations are everything. You can pair Polearm units into “Deuces” or group three Cavalry into a “Trine.” Linking units together increases offensive ability at the cost of maneuverability.

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The Story Behind Page Chronica, The PS3 Game Where You Spell Spells

By Spencer . November 5, 2012 . 2:35am

“As the game deals a lot with words, we decided to go with a storybook approach. In stories, words are everything – words give life to the world and give meaning to actions. So what if all worlds are essentially made up of words?”

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A Closed World – The JRPG Where You Fight To Be Yourself

By Spencer . October 8, 2012 . 3:33pm

We’ve seen plenty of JRPG heroes struggle to be themselves, but A Closed World makes that the core of the game. The main character leaves his village debilitated by self doubt and enters a forest filled with demons.

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