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Konami To Remove Skullgirls From Xbox Live And PlayStation Network

By Ishaan . December 9, 2013 . 8:30am

As a result, Lab Zero Games are currently in the process of getting a new build of Skullgirls prepped for publishing on PSN and Xbox Live.

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Aww.. Zone Of The Ender’s Jehuty Looks So Cute

By Spencer . October 7, 2013 . 11:19pm

Konami has a new set of superdeformed Zone of the Enders figures coming in 2014. Deformations vol.1 Jehuty is the first and it will be available in January 2014 for 5,040 yen ($50).

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These Companies Are Coming To Tokyo Game Show (Yes, Microsoft Is Back)

By Spencer . June 28, 2013 . 6:18pm

One company missing from the list is Level-5. They had their own event in 2011, but attended Tokyo Game Show with a big Fantasy Life display in 2012.

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Konami To Live Stream Pre-E3 Press Conference On June 6th

By Ishaan . May 14, 2013 . 9:30am

Konami will be holding a pre-E3 press conference on June 6th, and will be streaming it live.

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Konami Announce Indie Partnership To Publish Mobile Games

By Ishaan . April 24, 2013 . 4:00pm

Konami have announced a partnership with independent game developer Kung Fu Factory to publish multiple mobile games throughout 2013.

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New LovePlus Creators Open Teaser Site With New Heroines

By Spencer . February 6, 2013 . 1:09am

New LovePlus producer Akira Uchida and LovePlus artist Mino Taro have a new project in the pipeline. A teaser site says the two LovePlus creators bring new heroines to life in early spring.

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Konami Quietly Opened An Orange County Studio

By Spencer . December 10, 2012 . 3:00pm

Konami opened two video game studios in southern California this year – Kojima Productions in Los Angeles and an Orange County development studio.

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Cute Metal Gear Solid Characters Can Guard Your Keys

By Spencer . October 7, 2012 . 11:56pm

This year is Metal Gear’s 25th anniversary, which means Konami has even more Metal Gear Solid stuff to sell. Stuff like this collection of rubber Metal Gear Solid keychains.

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A Look At Konami’s Metal Gear Booth At Tokyo Game Show

By Spencer . September 21, 2012 . 1:35pm

Konami had a Metal Gear booth at the Tokyo Game Show, and we took a few quick snaps of the area.

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If You’re Really Lucky You Can Buy This Metal Gear 25th Anniversary Book Bundle

By Spencer . September 17, 2012 . 12:13am

Konami put together a special collection of Metal Gear Solid books for the 25th anniversary of the series and unlike other “collector’s items” this will be truly limited.

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Social Games’ “Compu Gacha” Model Officially Declared Illegal

By Ishaan . May 18, 2012 . 11:30am

Japan’s Consumer Affairs Agency has declared the compu gacha model of monetization in games an illegal offense.

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Konami’s Second Credit Card – The Tokimeki Memorial Girl’s Side Visa

By Spencer . May 5, 2012 . 3:00pm

For each 1,000 yen ($12.50) you spend with the card you get 1 point. 200 points (or a 200,000 yen / US$2,500 balance) nets Tokimeki Memorial Girl’s Side super fans three sheets of stickers.

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New Metal Gear Solid Targeted For High-End Consoles And PC

By Spencer . February 21, 2012 . 11:56pm

Kojima Productions is looking for new staff, a lot of new staff to work in Japan or California, to make a new entry in the Metal Gear Solid series.

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Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights Playtest: Push the Boxes, Battle the Treasures

By Jenni . February 21, 2012 . 3:30pm

If you go by the title character and selection of puzzles, you’d think Doctor Lautrec a sure Professor Layton clone. However, the Treasure Animatus battling and collecting is more Pokémon.

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The Story Of The Konami Code And Early Days Of NES Development

By Aria . December 17, 2011 . 5:30pm

“What’s the story behind the Konami Code, anyway,” Shigeharu Umezaki asks. “There isn’t one, really,” Kazuhisa Hashimoto answered. “Because I was the one who was going to be using it, I made sure it was easy to remember. “