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5pb. Shares A Look At The Characters Of Classic Visual Novel YU-NO’s Upcoming Remake

By Sato . July 10, 2015 . 11:56am

While the graphics and UI of the remake will be improved and different from the original version, the scenario will be about 95% untouched.

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5pb. Remaking Classic Visual Novel YU-NO

By Ishaan . December 29, 2014 . 8:29am

5pb.’s new project is a remake of sci-fi visual novel YU-NO: A girl who chants love at the bound of this world.

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This Is A Teaser Image From 5pb./Mages’ Next Project

By Ishaan . December 28, 2014 . 9:24am

Mages’ next project will be detailed tomorrow at Comiket 87.

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Former Cave Producer Makoto Asada Will Reveal Three More Xbox One Games

By Sato . May 27, 2014 . 12:13am

In addition to the announcement of Mystereet F: Curtain Call for the Detectives, an upcoming visual novel game for Xbox One, former Cave producer Makoto Asada had a little more to talk about during their Software for Xbox One Presentation.

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5pb Teases Spacium Shonen, A New Project About An “Adult World”

By Sato . May 2, 2014 . 2:33pm

The project was originally revealed as an April Fool’s joke as “Spacium;Boys,” but Spacium;Shonen will be its new title.

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5pb Have Been Working On A Visual Novel Remake Behind The Scenes

By Sato . April 13, 2014 . 5:00pm

“Yes, although I can’t reveal the name of the title, we are currently working on a remake project for a certain visual novel title,” said marketing director Akiyoshi Yamazaki.

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5pb Teases A New Project Featuring Former Cave Producer Makoto Asada

By Sato . April 2, 2014 . 1:48am

5pb’s “Division 7” are known for being the Phantom Breaker division, and the tease of the new project reveals that Asada will now have his own studio, which is shown as “Div8” on the logo, followed by the words “Shinasutimikira Project coming soon”.

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Steins;Gate Publisher Starting To Publish Western Games In Japan

By Eugene . December 16, 2013 . 3:00pm

5pb are now a new player in the publisher pool that localizes for both the West and East.

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5pb Is Teasing An Announcement And The Clue Is "Shield Energy"

By Spencer . August 6, 2013 . 10:30pm

5pb has a countdown site up with a green sphere and “shield energy” written on top of it. Any guesses? I’m hoping for a Liberation Maiden shooter.

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5pb/Mages President Teases “Sci-Fi Psycho Suspense” Game

By Ishaan . June 3, 2013 . 4:00pm

5pb/Mages founder Chiyomaru Shikura has a number of projects in the works.

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Takahashi Meijin And His Fast Fingers Joins Steins;Gate Company Mages

By Spencer . October 8, 2012 . 9:06pm

Former Hudson spokesperson Toshiyuki Takahashi better known as Master Takahashi is now working for Mages. Mages (formerly known as 5pb) is behind visual novel games like Steins;Gate, Robotics;Notes, and the Corpse Party series on PSP.

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This Is Why 5pb Are Focused On The Xbox 360 In Japan

By Ishaan . April 21, 2011 . 2:39pm

We asked 5pb founder and executive director, Chiyomaru Shikura, what his thoughts are on the Xbox 360’s market in Japan.

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Visual Novel Publisher 5pb Becomes Mages, 5pb Director Is Head Of The Company

By Spencer . April 21, 2011 . 10:10am

5pb’s president steps into bigger shoes leading a group of companies called Mages.

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5pb To Be Absorbed By Parent Company

By Ishaan . April 21, 2011 . 12:03am

The Chaos;Head and Steins;Gate publisher will be absorbed by their parent company, AG-ONE, come June 1st.

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Dunamis15 Is A Ticket To A Time Loop Adventure

By Ishaan . March 17, 2011 . 10:35am

Dunamis15 takes place in the near future where a boring student’s life is suddenly thrown into a time loop with recurring events.