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Interview: Trading Blows, Remembering The 80s/90s With The VHS Story Creators

By Chris . February 6, 2015 . 5:33pm

Siliconera talks about fighting movies of the 80s/90s with the creators of VHS Story, and also finds out that you don’t control the fighter in the ring.

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Life Is Strange Director Talks About The Theme Of "Identity" And Visual Novels

By Spencer . February 5, 2015 . 6:00pm

Siliconera spoke to Jean-Maxime Moris, Creative Director at Dontnod, about making Life is Strange, Danganronpa, and the growth of story driven games in the West.

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How A Redemption RPG Turned Into Criminal Girls: Invite Only

By Spencer . February 3, 2015 . 12:40am

“There is a drama and movie in Japan called Rookies that shows troubled youth and how they deal with their problems while playing baseball and their growth through it.”

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Forward To The Sky Interview: The Passion Project Of A Group Of Anime Fans

By Chris . January 29, 2015 . 12:33pm

Siliconera talks to the founder of AnimuGame, about their love for anime and how this led to the creation of 3D action platformer Forward to the Sky.

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Objection!: One Fan’s Trial To Create Their Own Spin On Phoenix Wright

By Chris . January 28, 2015 . 12:31pm

Siliconera catches up with Nathan Low about taking his fandom of the Phoenix Wright series as far as creating his own spin on it with Regeria Hope.

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Interview: Localizing Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate For The West

By Ishaan . January 27, 2015 . 1:01pm

“Some of the talks were about high-level stuff, such as the type of demo we should create,” says localization director Andrew Alfonso.

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Framed Developer On Sharing Tears With Hideo Kojima

By Chris . January 26, 2015 . 12:31pm

Siliconera speaks to Loveshack Entertainment co-founder Joshua Boggs about having Kojima pick his game out as his favorite of 2014, and what happened after.

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What Defines The Final Fantasy "Type" Series

By Spencer . January 22, 2015 . 10:15pm

Director Hajime Tabata explains to Siliconera what he hopes to do with the Type line of Final Fantasy games and mentions Square Enix’s new president is in Final Fantasy Type-0 HD.

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Final Fantasy XV Director Reveals Cover System And Explains What’s In Episode Duscae

By Spencer . January 22, 2015 . 2:00am

Siliconera spoke to director Hajime Tabata about what to expect from the Final Fantasy XV demo and when we started talking about the battle system he revealed a new feature, a cover system.

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Bringing Back Tenchu’s Old School Stealth With The Twin Souls Designer

By Chris . January 20, 2015 . 1:01pm

Siliconera speaks to Twin Souls team lead David León about how he’s bringing back the old school stealth of games like Thief and Tenchu, while carving out a unique identity for his own game.

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Judo: A Game Based On A Hardcore “No Jumping” Match In Super Smash Bros. Melee

By Chris . January 16, 2015 . 1:01pm

Siliconera speaks to two-man studio Laboratory about how the rolling and throwing in Super Smash Bros. inspired their game Judo.

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Meet The Student Who Created The Biggest Fan-Made Pokémon MMORPG For His Thesis Project

By Chris . January 15, 2015 . 12:33pm

Siliconera speaks to the Turkish PhD student and head developer of the the biggest Pokémon MMORPG out there, Pokemon Pets, about working with Pokémon fans and dealing with cheaters.

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Bored Of Superheroes? Be A Terrifying Monster Girl Instead

By Chris . January 12, 2015 . 1:02pm

Siliconera talks about Ellen, the monster girl in fast-paced action and stealth game Pale Blue, with Indonesian studio Tinker Games.

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How Indonesian Culture And Mythlore Shaped The Horrors Of DreadOut

By Chris . January 7, 2015 . 12:31pm

Siliconera talks to Digital Happiness about the challenges of creating a horror game in Indonesia, and DreadOut’s unintentional similarities to Fatal Frame.

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Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2 Producer On Creating Stella And Why There’s A New Ending

By Spencer . January 6, 2015 . 1:46am

Siliconera had a chat with Neptunia series producer Naoko Mizuno about Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2 and what’s new in the Vita version.