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Wild Arms Developer Hiring For A PS3 / PSP Project Intended For The World

By Spencer . May 26, 2010 . 12:35am

Media Vision, the studio behind Chaos Rings and the Wild ARMs series, have big projects in the pipeline. Their upcoming games are so big they’re searching for new planners and programmers.

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Chaos Rings Out Now, All Other Square Enix iPhone Games On Sale

By Spencer . April 20, 2010 . 12:56am

You can get it for $12.99 and it works with all models of the iPod Touch and iPhone.

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Dungeons In Chaos Rings Level Up With You

By Spencer . April 19, 2010 . 12:32am

Tired of seeing the same level 1 slimes when your hero’s stats are maxed out? The developers of Chaos Rings understand and designed their iPhone RPG with scalable difficulty levels.

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Chaos Rings Might Be The iPhone’s Final Fantasy

By Spencer . March 18, 2010 . 3:00am

Yes, we know Square Enix already released classic Final Fantasy games on the iPhone app store. Comparatively, Chaos Rings looks much, much more impressive.

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Media.Vision Making New RPG With Square Enix

By Spencer . January 28, 2010 . 2:20pm

Media.Vision, the developers of Wild ARMs and more recently The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road, are partnering with Square Enix for a new RPG.

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The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road: Dorothy Gets Sonic Speed

By Ishaan . October 23, 2009 . 2:39pm

The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road is such a unique mish-mash of ideas. It’s like Media.Vision decided to create a hotpot of random design elements and dub it an RPG.

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Wild ARMs Developers Looking For iPhone Programmers

By Spencer . October 19, 2009 . 2:22pm

And that’s a good indiactor that Media.Vision is developing an iPhone game.

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Xseed And Media.Vision Take Us Behind The Yellow Brick Road

By Spencer . September 28, 2009 . 2:19pm

image Media.Vision, out of a myriad of licenses, created a RPG based on the Wizard of the Oz. Why? We asked Nobuo Nakazawa, Director of Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road where the idea came from.

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What’s In A Name? Origins of “Riz-Zoawd”

By Spencer . September 25, 2009 . 3:46pm

Why did Media.Vision name it Riz-Zoawd in the first place? I brought the question to Nobuo Nakazawa, Director of Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road.

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Xseed Confirms The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road

By Ishaan . July 20, 2009 . 10:30am

Speculation over! Xseed is localizing RIZ-ZOAWD as The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road.

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Wild Arms 2 Saddling Up For PlayStation Network Re-Release

By Spencer . June 18, 2009 . 7:01pm

Looks like Wild Arms 2 is following in the footsteps of Metal Gear Solid. The PsOne game was re-rated by the ESRB, a good sign it’s going to pop up as a downloadable PlayStation Archives title.

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Riz-Zoawd: We’re Off To See The Wizard

By Spencer . January 8, 2009 . 2:38pm

The Wizard of Oz begins with Dorothy in Kansas before getting whisked off to the Land of Oz. Riz-Zoawd cuts to the chase. After you name Dorothy and Toto you start the game on the Yellow Brick Road. Dorothy’s fate is told by a virtual storybook. Most of the story scenes at the beginning are […]

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A Look At Combat In Riz-zoawd

By Spencer . October 28, 2008 . 12:00pm

The touch screen trackball controls are unorthodox, but work decently with Riz-zoawd. If you want to make Dorothy and Toto run towards the Yellow Brick Road you have to rapidly “spin” the trackball by drawing upwards lines with the stylus. In battle everything is controlled with the touch screen too.   Similar to Dragon Quest […]

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Sony Big On PSP Crime Adventure Games In 2009

By Spencer . October 3, 2008 . 4:11am

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan will publish two PSP adventure games (no not the dating kind) in Japan next year. Enkaku Sousa: Sanahe no 23 Hiai (Distant Investigation: Truth into the 23rd Day) has players look into the life of a murder suspect who has been wrongly accused. Coincidently, he’s an amnesiac. Now you’re responsible for […]

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More details on Riz-zoawd’s touch screen trackball

By Spencer . August 27, 2008 . 11:50am

Media Vision made an unorthodox decision when they decided players should move Dorothy with a virtual trackball. This was shown in a Riz-zowad trailer, but D3 Publisher came forward with additional information about how the trackball works. You roll it forward to make Dorothy run. If she moves too fast you can tap the center […]