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Muramasa: The Demon Blade’s Creator Says The Game’s Setting Was Inspired By Kabuki

By Casey . January 9, 2017 . 8:00am

In a recent interview with Glixel, Muramasa’s creator George Kamitani discussed the various concepts which influenced the game, from kabuki theatre to Edo-period block prints.

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Muramasa: The Demon Blade, Trauma Team Will Be Downloadable On Wii U In Japan Next Month

By Spencer . July 29, 2015 . 12:58am

Nintendo confirmed Trauma Team and Muramasa: The Demon Blade will be released as digital titles for Wii U in Japan. Both games are scheduled to come out on August 19 for 2,700 yen each.

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Muramasa Rebirth’s New Translation Compared To Ignition’s Wii Version

By Spencer . April 5, 2013 . 2:00pm

Siliconera put together a screen-by-screen comparison of Aksys localization for Muramasa Rebirth compared to the dry translation of the original game.

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How Muramasa: The Demon Blade Was Made To Feel Convincing

By Spencer and Ishaan . March 27, 2013 . 2:00pm

Unsurprisingly, while Muramasa was in development, Marvelous were concerned that it wouldn’t be an easy sell in the West.

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Muramasa: The Demon Blade For Vita Headed To U.S. Courtesy Of Aksys

By Ishaan . January 29, 2013 . 11:27am

Siliconera can reveal that Aksys Games are publishing Muramasa: The Demon Blade for PlayStation Vita in North America.

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What Happened To Muramasa: The Demon Blade In HD?

By Spencer . September 6, 2011 . 2:30pm

During Tokyo Game Show last year, a rumor about a HD version of Muramasa: The Demon Blade circulated on the Internet. Since a HD port has not materialized yet I asked Marvelous if one is in development.

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Marvelous Creating A Game With 2D Artwork That Takes “Full Advantage” Of The 3DS

By Ishaan . March 15, 2011 . 12:15pm

No, it isn’t Muramasa: The Demon Blade. Marvelous are working on an original 3DS game with 2D artwork.

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Ignition Co-Founder Leaves Company

By Spencer . December 2, 2010 . 1:06pm

Actually, that should read “left company” because Ajay Chada, one of the co-founders of Ignition, hasn’t been working at the Glendale based publisher for months.

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On The Road To Recovery: Marvelous Entertainment

By Ishaan . October 4, 2010 . 11:55am

We catch up with Marvelous Entertainment to talk about the company’s plans in the short-term and their intention to focus on established brands and social-networking.

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Marvelous Would Like To Bring Muramasa: The Demon Blade To Nintendo 3DS

By Ishaan . October 1, 2010 . 1:39pm

Marvelous Entertainment tell us they’re thinking about it.

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Vanillaware Searching For A New Programmer

By Spencer . July 5, 2010 . 12:08pm

We haven’t heard about Vanillaware, the developer of Muramasa: The Demon Blade and Odin Sphere, for awhile now. So, we poked around their website.

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Nintendo Channel Voters Pick Budget Wii Games

By Spencer . January 20, 2010 . 11:06pm

Nintendo has a different take on budget reprints. For Wii games, Nintendo’s Everyone’s Recommendation Selection is based solely on acclaim from Nintendo Channel voters.

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Marvelous Lost Money On Wii, Made Money With PSP

By Spencer . November 19, 2009 . 3:18am

Marvelous Entertainment candidly stated during a financial presentation they lost money on three out of the four Wii titles published in the first half of 2009.

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Many UK Retailers Refuse To Stock Muramasa: The Demon Blade

By Ishaan . October 25, 2009 . 9:46am

The information actually comes from Martin Defries, managing director and COO of Rising Star.

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Muramasa: The Demon Hype

By Ishaan . September 27, 2009 . 3:00pm

Where does Muramasa stand post release? Is it everything Vanillaware and Marvelous made it out to be?

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