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Under the Dog: Getting An Anime Kickstarter Back On Track

By Ishaan . June 22, 2015 . 12:30pm

The goal was to create a ‘90s-style animated sci-fi thriller penned by Jiro Ishii that would “explore what it means to live and die well, testing the limits of all we hold dear”.

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Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Producer On Retainers And Item Storage

By Spencer . June 17, 2015 . 11:36pm

Final Fantasy XIV allows each character to hold 175 items, but your inventory can be expanded with the help of Retainers. These NPCs allow you to sell more items in the market, go on quests to obtain valuable items, and hold extra items for Final Fantasy XIV adventurers.

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Persona 4: Dancing All Night’s Theme May Be Silly, But The Story Will Have Dark Undertones

By Spencer . June 17, 2015 . 3:15am

Seeing Teddie in an Elvis outfit may look out of place, but Atlus USA assures us Persona 4: Dancing All Night’s story will be a typical Persona tale.

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Battletoads Has Instant Rewind, Infinite Turbo Tunnel Mode In Rare Replay

By Spencer . June 16, 2015 . 1:25am

Siliconera spoke to Rare about the additions in Battletoads made for Rare Replay. In addition to the NES game, Rare Replay also includes the hard to find arcade version of Battletoads plus an uncut version of Conker’s Bad Fur Day.

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Dragon Of Legends Interview: A Bunch Of Friends Make The MMORPG They Always Wanted

By Chris . June 12, 2015 . 5:31pm

Siliconera finds out that Dragon of Legends is an MMORPG being made by a bunch of friends. It’s the game they’ve always wanted, combining racial politics, Gaelic and Norse mythlogy, and action-based combat.

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Koji Igarashi Tells Us All About Bloodstained’s Leading Lady, Miriam

By Ishaan . June 10, 2015 . 12:34pm

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night project lead Koji Igarashi tells us about Miriam, the protagonist of the game.

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D4′s SWERY On How To Make Strange, Memorable Characters

By Chris . June 4, 2015 . 1:07pm

Siliconera speaks to cult game director Hidetaka “SWERY” Suehiro about the PC port of his latest game D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die and how to he goes about creating his peculiar worlds.

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Understanding The 2D Psychological Horror Of Jesse Makkonen

By Chris . June 3, 2015 . 5:01pm

Siliconera talks to Finnish game developer Jesse Makkonen to find out what we can expect from his upcoming psychological horror game The Human Gallery, and also where he his interest in such dark material comes from.

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People Are Still Making Games Using The King’s Field Development Tools

By Chris . May 22, 2015 . 12:32pm

Moonlit Corpse is a group project that is using the exquisite corpse technique to produce a strange King’s Field-like game.

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Going Weird And Wild With 3D Platformer Spooky Poo’s Happy Hell

By Chris . May 17, 2015 . 12:28pm

Spooky Poo’s Happy Hell is an “occultoon” 3D platformer that its creator tells Siliconera is reaction against the formalism of Nintendo.

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Why The Pixel Piracy Developer Apologized To Its Community, And How It Bounced Back

By Chris . May 15, 2015 . 3:29pm

The producer of popular open world sandbox piracy sim Pixel Piracy talks to Siliconera about apologizing to the community and what the studio is working on next.

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Reviving And Expanding The Original Digimon World Game

By Chris . May 13, 2015 . 12:34pm

Digimon World Project Ark is a free-fan made game that aims to revive and expand upon the original Digimon World game. Siliconera speaks to the creators to find out more.

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Danganronpa Writer Talks About Plot Twists And How To Make A Memorable Villain

By Spencer . May 8, 2015 . 2:05am

Danganronpa writer Kodaka Kazutaka spoke to Siliconera about the twists and turns in Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair. Since we talk about plot details this interview has *MAJOR* spoilers for the entire series.

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Subterrestrial Creator On The Value Of Normalizing Plus-Sized Characters In Games

By Chris . May 6, 2015 . 2:01pm

Comic book creator and game developer Tristan Barona talks about incorporating different types of characters into his fantasy world.

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How BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasm Extend Extends The Storyline For The Series

By Spencer . May 4, 2015 . 2:45am

Mori-san spoke about the new scenarios in BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasm Extend, adding Celica A. Mercury as a playable character, and about BlazBlue: Battle Cards.