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Falcom Hopes To Develop PS3 Games With PhyreEngine, Discusses Market Changes

By Spencer . October 27, 2011 . 4:00pm

“With Sony’s PhyreEngine where games can be developed for Vita and PlayStation 3 we are hopeful we can develop games for Vita and PS3 together or have Vita games running on HD screens,” said Falcom president Toshihiro Kondo.

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Falcom Interview On Ys Celceta, Trails, And Creating New IP

By Spencer . October 26, 2011 . 6:07pm

“The way we make games now is different than before when we were primarily developing PC games. We would like to take the knowledge we gained and use our development skills to create a new IP.”

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Step Into Falcom’s Office And The First Thing You See Is…

By Spencer . October 6, 2011 . 10:45pm

… a conference room and figures!

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Falcom Saving A Surprise For Tokyo Game Show

By Spencer . August 29, 2011 . 12:46am

Falcom will have something other than The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Blue and a swag bag at Tokyo Game Show. The RPG developer tweeted to expect an unannounced surprise during the event.

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Xseed Interview Part 1 – How To Exceed In Today’s Marketplace

By Spencer . July 7, 2011 . 6:02pm

In this interview, Ken Berry, Director of Publishing at Xseed, talks about the publisher’s plans for Solatorobo: Red the Hunter, their relationship with Falcom, and why they brought Wizardry: Labyrinth of Lost Souls overseas.

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How Xseed Changed The Way Falcom Titles Were Handled In The West

By Spencer . July 5, 2011 . 6:30pm

“You know, they’ve actually gone in and localized everything themselves, which is new for them,” Berry explained.

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Falcom President Reflects On Trails In The Sky, Talks About Series Future

By Spencer . May 26, 2011 . 5:30pm

Since we know there are Falcom fans here, we asked readers to submit questions, which we brought to Toshihiro Kondo. While Trails in the Sky was the focus, we also talked about bringing PSP games from Japan overseas, Steam, and their upcoming NGP title.

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Development Has Already Started On The Next Ys game

By Spencer . May 18, 2011 . 1:30pm

Curious about what’s next for the Ys series, I asked Toshihiro Kondo, President of Nihon Falcom, about future plans for Ys.

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If You Could Ask Falcom A Question About The Legend Of Heroes: Trails In The Sky…

By Spencer . April 12, 2011 . 4:03pm

Since I’m sure *some* readers are playing through Trails in the Sky right now I want to open the floor for reader questions for an upcoming Falcom interview.

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NGP Will Launch With An RPG From Ys Developer Falcom

By Spencer . March 21, 2011 . 11:50pm

Speaking with Dengeki PlayStation, Toshihiro Kondo, President of Falcom, said they have a new RPG in development targeted for the NGP launch.

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Adol, Estelle, And Other Falcom Characters In ClaDun 2

By Spencer . March 16, 2011 . 2:08pm

Nippon Ichi and Falcom teamed up to bring characters from Ys, The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky, and The Legend of Heroes: Zero no Kiseki into their retro dungeon crawler sequel ClaDun 2.

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One More Look At The Legend Of Heroes: Trails In The Sky Before It Soars To Stores

By Spencer . March 15, 2011 . 3:39pm

Preparing for the North American release of The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky, Xseed sent over a batch of screenshots and this trailer.

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The Legend Of The Heroes: Trails In The Sky As Seen Through The Eyes Of The ESRB

By Spencer . March 9, 2011 . 11:03am

Xseed translated and localized 1.5 million Japanese characters for The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky. Which parts raised the brow of the ESRB?

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Falcom Reveal Team Producing Upcoming Trails in the Sky Anime

By Ishaan . March 9, 2011 . 9:30am

The Trails in the Sky anime will be produced by Tokyo Magnitude studio, Kinema Citrus.

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Nippon Ichi X Falcom Collaboration Crawls Into ClaDun 2

By Spencer . March 7, 2011 . 10:47pm

Nippon Ichi releases are one step closer to being synonymous with “crossover.”