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Take A Look At Bullet Soul

By Spencer . September 10, 2010 . 6:19am

5pb is branching out from visual novels with an original vertical shooter called Bullet Soul. Manga artist Akio Watanabe created the game’s characters. Let’s take a look at them and their ships.

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Bullet Soul, An Original Shooter From 5pb

By Spencer . August 25, 2010 . 4:03am

Bakemonogatari character designer created characters for 5pb’s original shooter.

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Steins;Gate Getting Downloadable Content

By Ishaan . August 23, 2010 . 4:33pm

New achievements (yes, in a visual novel) and event CGs are coming to Steins;Gate.

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Steins;Gate Getting Animated

By Ishaan . July 25, 2010 . 1:27pm

Nitroplus and 5pb’s visual novel hit is getting its own anime adaptation.

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5pb Drafts Visual Novel Artist Hiro Suzuhira For Fighting Game

By Spencer . July 22, 2010 . 7:47am

5pb is expanding from visual novels and shooter ports. They just announced a fighting game for Japan.

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Pastel Chime Continue Port Coming To PSP (Probably With Less Eroge)

By Spencer . July 21, 2010 . 12:53am

The PC version developed by Alicesoft has a Persona vibe since it blends a school schedule with dungeon crawling.

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5pb’s PSP Horror Adventure Game

By Spencer . July 19, 2010 . 12:28pm

Not all “adventure” games are straight up visual novels. Corpse Party: Blood Covered – Repeated Fear from 5pb and Team GrisGris has a map to explore.

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Report: Hideo Kojima Creating Visual Novel With 5pb

By Spencer . July 19, 2010 . 1:55am

Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima is interested in making an “adventure game” with 5pb. And when Japan says “adventure game”, they mean “visual novel.”

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This Week In Sales: Game Overload

By Ishaan . July 2, 2010 . 4:05pm

The Japanese software charts heat up with a line-up of several significant new releases, including LovePlus +, Atelier Totori, and Monster Hunter Frontier for the Xbox 360.

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Steins;Gate For PC Delayed, To Require Online Activation

By Ishaan . June 22, 2010 . 3:43am

Steins;Gate for Windows was originally meant to launch July 30th. When Nitroplus and publisher 5pb release the delayed PC port of the hit visual novel this August 28th, players will require a PC connected to the Internet in order to complete an online certification process before they can play the game. Unsurprisingly, 5pb are citing […]

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Steins;Gate Being Written Into A Novel

By Ishaan . May 24, 2010 . 11:21am

5pb and Nitroplus’s breakout hit visual novel is getting the novelization treatment.

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Memories Off Remake Dated

By Spencer . May 3, 2010 . 3:08pm

Keeping with their summer release window, 5pb set July 28 as the date for Memories Off: Yubikiri no Kioku.

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Steins;Gate Coming To PC

By Ishaan . April 20, 2010 . 7:33am

The June issue of Tech Gian magazine confirms a PC port of the critically-acclaimed visual novel. Beware, NSFW post.

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Ketsui Could Be Another Reason For Japan To Consider An Xbox 360

By Spencer . April 14, 2010 . 11:36am

Bayonetta is a multiplatform game so a hardware bundle may not sway Japan towards Microsoft’s console. Ketsui: Kizuna Jigoku Tachi Extra, like all of Cave’s games, is an Xbox 360 exclusive.

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Corpse Party Crawling On To PSP

By Spencer . February 21, 2010 . 12:47am

Thanks to 5pb, the PlayStation Portable is getting a doujin horror game called Corpse Party: Blood Covered… Repeated Fear.