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Game Republic’s Yoshiki Okamoto Is Working On Mobile Games

By Ishaan . September 17, 2012 . 11:15pm

Okamoto is the only Game Republic employee left, he reveals.

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Shadow, One Of Game Republic’s Unreleased Projects, Unveiled

By Spencer . January 25, 2012 . 5:42pm

It’s unclear how far along Shadow was, but the studio collaborated with NCA Works to create a hero and futuristic background art. Here’s a look at what could have been if Game Republic stayed afloat.

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3D Dot Game Heroes Developer Funds Game Republic Manager’s New Studio

By Spencer . August 9, 2011 . 1:10pm

Hiroyuki Tanaka, the lead programmer on Folklore and the studio manager, opened ilinx a few months before Game Republic closed. The new company is located in Ebisu, one subway stop from Game Republic’s headquarters in Meguro.

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Report: Game Republic Quietly Closes

By Spencer . June 16, 2011 . 4:19pm

Knights Contract may be Game Republic’s last title. Their website is gone and their office is up for rent.

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Knights Contract Playtest: Bodyguard Of War

By Spencer . February 24, 2011 . 12:33am

When we last left Heinrich, the executioner cursed with immortality, and Gretchen, a reincarnated witch Heinrich killed, they just defeated the skeleton-like witch Straeggele… for the first time.

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Piggyback Rides Have Healing Powers In Knights Contract

By Spencer . February 8, 2011 . 2:03pm

I played through the opening of Knights Contract, Game Republic’s take on the brutal action game. The story begins with Heinrich thrown into a tutorial fight with monsters.

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Knights Contract Beheads And Bewitches Stores In February

By Spencer . December 17, 2010 . 12:43pm

Knights Contract is coming to Europe and North America in February. Actually, we get it a few days earlier on February 22.

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Knights Contract Signed For February In Europe

By Spencer . December 8, 2010 . 6:06pm

The maker of Genji and Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom have a dark fantasy tale for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

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Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom Playtest: Talkin’ About Tepeu And Teotl

By Spencer . November 25, 2010 . 2:33am

Long ago a thriving kingdom was overrun by darkness on a single night, a storybook-like cutscene explains. A hundred years later, a thief who chats with animals sneaks into the Forsaken Kingdom.

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Majin And The Pre-launch Price Drop

By Spencer . November 10, 2010 . 4:48pm

No need to wait for a price drop for Game Republic’s monster buddy game. It appears Namco Bandai shaved $20 off the game bringing Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom down to $39.99 pre-launch.

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Namco Bandai Slashes Sales Forecast For Majin And Splatterhouse

By Spencer . November 8, 2010 . 10:02am

But, raises expectations for Naruto: Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm and Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction.

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Majin And The Forsaken Kingdom Demo Stomps Onto PSN Tomorrow

By Spencer . October 25, 2010 . 10:29am

While you’re waiting for The Last Guardian why not give Namco Bandai’s monster buddy game a look? A demo of Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom will be available as a PlayStation Network download tomorrow.

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Knights Contract Makes A Pact To Release This Spring

By Spencer . September 20, 2010 . 3:37pm

If you’re looking for a game where you dice up decrypt creatures while escorting a witch that cursed him Knights Contract is for you.

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Majin and the Forsaken Storybook

By Spencer . August 19, 2010 . 4:15pm

Namco Bandai’s latest Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom movie focuses on the game’s story. Game Republic settled on a storybook feel, which has cutouts of the friendly fire/ice/poison breathing giant.

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More Knights Contract Monsters To See (And Slay)

By Spencer . August 18, 2010 . 11:46am

Namco Bandai sent us a pack of screenshots with skinless monsters to share.