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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.

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Maybe, Ketsui Will Land On Xbox 360 In April

By Spencer . February 15, 2010 . 8:19am

5pb’s much delayed console version of Ketsui: Kizuna Jigoku Tachi might be close to completion. Retailers in Japan report it goes on sale on April 22.

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5pb Has An Xbox 360 Announcement Too

By Spencer . January 26, 2010 . 10:33am

Hot on the heels of the Microsoft x Capcom press conference, 5pb has a new Xbox 360 title.

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Next Year, 5pb Will Release A Horror Game

By Spencer . December 31, 2009 . 10:50am

5pb, the publisher of the Xbox 360 Ketsui port and visual novels like Steins;Gate, are developing a horror adventure game called Corpse Party: Blood Covered… Repeated Fear.