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El Shaddai Director Acquires IP, Plans To "Develop A Potential El Shaddai Business"

By Spencer . May 31, 2013 . 12:48am

Takeyasu Sawaki’s studio Crim announced they have completed acquisition of the El Shaddai IP from Ignition.

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El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron Gets Encore Release On Xbox 360

By Spencer . May 6, 2012 . 11:17pm

UTV Ignition is re-releasing El Shaddai in Japan. The reprint, titled El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Encore Edition, is slated for release on May 17.

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The Legend of Heroes: Trails In The Sky, Solatorobo Or L.A. Noire On Sale For $20

By Spencer . November 22, 2011 . 12:40am

Also Kingdom Hearts Re:coded, Ys: The Oath In Felghana, and Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen are less than $20.

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El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron Playtest – A Leap Of Faith

By Spencer . August 19, 2011 . 7:25pm

El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron’s opening credits where Enoch side-scrolls through a hundred years of time sets the tone for the game. The highlight of Ignition Japan’s first and sadly final game is its striking scenes.

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El Shaddai Designer’s Dream Game Is An Action Game With An Akira-Like Setting

By Spencer . July 22, 2011 . 5:34pm

Since the idea for El Shaddai came from UTV Ignition in Europe, I asked Takeyasu what kind of game does he want to create.

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El Shaddai’s Lucifel, In A Way, Is Game Designer Sawaki Takeyasu

By Spencer . July 20, 2011 . 3:35pm

“A lot of people tell me Lucifel reminds them of me,” Takeyasu added. “I think some of my personality may have rubbed off on him. That’s another reason I had an idea of what Lucifel would look like right away.”

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Coming To Comic-Con? Then Come To A Video Game Party On Friday Night

By Spencer . July 20, 2011 . 12:28pm

We have 25 invites to giveaway for Ignition’s El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Comic-Con party.

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All About El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron’s Whimsical Design

By Spencer . July 19, 2011 . 3:27pm

“There were a few things I was testing to make the design even more adventurous. Because we lost programmers and we had to finish the game by a deadline there were gimmicks that I was ready to implement, but didn’t make it in,” said Takeyasu.

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El Shaddai Delayed To August, But "Don’t Worry, Everything’s Fine"

By Spencer . July 18, 2011 . 4:40pm

Ignition pushed El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron out of Catherine’s path by moving the game’s release date from July 26 to August 16.

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El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Will Descend In July

By Ishaan . June 3, 2011 . 8:26am

America gets El Shaddai in July, while Europe will see it two months later in September. Ignition also released a new trailer and screenshots along with the announcement.

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This Week In Sales: Imageepoch Tell The Tale of the Last Promise

By Ishaan . May 5, 2011 . 4:31pm

Tale of the Last Promise and El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron make their debut in Japan.

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At One Time, El Shaddai Was Called “Angelic: Ascension of the Metatron”

By Ishaan . May 1, 2011 . 3:02pm

Watch a prototype video of the game from 2007.

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No Problem, El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron Demo Launches On Both Systems

By Spencer . April 14, 2011 . 1:01am

Instead of reading this you could be playing El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron.

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El Shaddai: Ascension Of The Metatron Demo Rises This Week

By Spencer . April 12, 2011 . 8:00pm

Are you sure you can get the demo ready by April 14? No problem, says Ignition.

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Watch Enoch Mix It Up With The Arch Weapon In El Shaddai

By Ishaan . March 31, 2011 . 8:27am

Ignition released a new video showing off the multiple ways in which you can use the Arch.