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New Jake Hunter Game Announced For Japan

By Spencer . July 15, 2010 . 1:23am

Jake Hunter: Red Butterfly follows the hardboiled detective as he investigates a bombed building.

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Aksys Testing The Visual Novel Genre With Jake Hunter

By Spencer . July 9, 2009 . 8:37pm

Aside from publishing fighting games Arc System Works releases visual novels. Since Aksys is the primary source for Arc System Works games in North America I asked what they thought about the genre in North America.

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Detective Jake Hunter Investigates DSiWare

By Spencer . June 10, 2009 . 1:02pm

The first DSiWare title from Arc System Works an episode of Jake Hunter. Detective Jake Hunter: Whereabouts of the Camellia is a downloadable detective adventure.

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Will You Give Jake Hunter A Second Chance?

By Spencer . February 28, 2009 . 9:45am

Aksys is working on a “new” Jake Hunter game. By “new” we mean an expanded and remixed version of Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles. Jake Hunter Detective Chronicles: Memories of the Past, as Siliconera commenter Nekobo brought to our attention (thanks!!), is the first Tantei Jinguuji Saburo game for the Nintendo DS.   Jake Hunter Detective […]

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Aksys Localizing A New Jake Hunter Game

By Spencer . February 26, 2009 . 8:33am

Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles didn’t start the Tantei Jinguuji Saburo series on the right foot. Stories were cut from the Japanese version and the localization left a lot to be desired. Moves like this could end a series prematurely, but according to Nintendo’s spring 2009 lineup Aksys isn’t giving up on Jake Hunter yet.   […]

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Arc System Works brings DS owners a second detective story

By Spencer . January 11, 2008 . 3:25pm

Fans of Tantei Jinguuji Saburo and soon to be fans of Jake Hunter take note. Workjam is developing a second Nintendo DS game with the gritty Shinjuku detective. Tantei Jinguuji Saburo DS: Kienai Kokoro (Unfading Heart) is scheduled to come out on April 28 in Japan. Considering the relationship between Aksys and Arc System Works […]

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More DS mysteries? Enter Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles

By Spencer . November 2, 2007 . 8:38am

Aksys who has a tight relationship with Arc System Works is localizing Tantei Jinguuji Saburo DS, but the protagonist is getting a new name. In North America he will be known as Jake Hunter. Aksys has this scheduled to come out in Spring 2008 at the reasonable price of $19.99.   Interested? Then take a […]