Post 253721

Yasumi Matsuno Is No Longer Working At Level-5

By Spencer . November 7, 2012 . 11:07pm

Matsuno joined Level-5 in June 2011 and his first game there was Crimson Shroud, which was part of Guild 01. Make that his only game with Level-5.

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Level-5 CEO Hopes Level-5 International America Will Develop Original Games

By Spencer . September 19, 2012 . 10:00am

“Our U.S. office mainly works to efficiently release the Japanese titles that Level-5 has created overseas,” says CEO, Akihiro Hino.

Post 241346

Level-5′s Tokyo Game Show Lineup Is Loaded With Lightning And Layton

By Spencer . September 16, 2012 . 10:32pm

Professor Layton and Inazuma Eleven dominates Level-5′s Tokyo Game Show lineup.

Post 229866

Would You Buy A Skyrim Or Dragon’s Dogma Type Game From Level-5?

By Spencer . August 1, 2012 . 3:20pm

Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino says he’s mostly worked on story oriented games in recent times, but he thinks he can start working an open world game soon

Post 215087

Inazuma Eleven Strikers Ready To Kick It On European Wiis

By Spencer . May 28, 2012 . 1:25am

Level-5 filed a trademark for Inazuma Eleven Strikers in Europe last week, a good sign that a publisher (most likely Nintendo of Europe) have signed on to create an English localized version.

Post 166908

Namco Bandai On Their Partnership With Ni No Kuni Developer Level-5

By Spencer . October 28, 2011 . 1:01pm

“For us, if you look at the course of what we’ve done last year, we’ve narrowed our slate to really good titles. We focused on less is more,” said Carlson Choi, Vice President of Marketing at Namco Bandai, in a Siliconera interview.

Post 163876

Watch The Debut Trailer For Youkai Watch

By Ishaan . October 15, 2011 . 8:29am

Take a good look at Level 5′s next big franchise.

Post 163724

First Look At Level 5′s New Franchise, Youkai Watch

By Ishaan . October 14, 2011 . 9:51pm

The “watch” in Youkai Watch’s title is meant to be taken literally.

Post 163707

Youkai Watch Is Another New Level 5 Franchise

By Ishaan . October 14, 2011 . 8:56pm

Level 5 announced a new game at their Level 5 Vision conference today.

Post 151654

Level 5 To Hold “Level 5 World” Event In October

By Ishaan . August 18, 2011 . 2:36pm

Level 5 have cancelled plans for their Vision 2011 event and instead, plan to hold an event named Level 5 World in October.

Post 146078

A Message From Level 5 President, Akihiro Hino, To Overseas Fans

By Ishaan . July 25, 2011 . 11:24am

“Level-5 IA will not only release games developed in Japan, but we are also planning to create original content for the U.S.,” says Level 5 president, Akihiro Hino.

Post 142467

Yasumi Matsuno’s Style Won’t Change Even At Level 5

By Ishaan . July 8, 2011 . 2:30pm

Yasumi Matsuno says that his style of games won’t change even though he’s employed at Level 5 and working on smaller games.

Post 140020

Vagrant Story / Tactics Ogre Creator Yasumi Matsuno Joins Level-5

By Spencer . June 28, 2011 . 11:34pm

Known for his work on Vagrant Story, Tactics Ogre, and Final Fantasy XII, Yasumi Matsuno began talking with Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino about making a game for them.

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Level-5 Making Gundam RPG For Namco Bandai

By Spencer . June 12, 2011 . 11:32pm

Announced with Mobile Suit Gundam AGE, a new Gundam anime series scheduled to air this fall, was a new Gundam video game from Dragon Quest IX developer Level-5.

Post 124573

The Draw Of Osaka Through The Eyes Of A Game Developer

By Ishaan . April 14, 2011 . 2:37pm

Active Gaming Media were initially based in Tokyo until 2008, after which they shifted their main headquarters to Osaka, in Japan’s Kansai region.