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Nippon Ichi President Interview Continues With Soul Nomad, Vita, And Future Plans

By Spencer . August 12, 2011 . 2:08pm

“We’re wondering about that right now because changing Soul Nomad to PSP format takes time to do and the PSP market is waning in North America, so it’s a challenge,” said Souhei Niikawa.

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Nippon Ichi’s President Discusses Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten

By Spencer . August 11, 2011 . 1:30pm

“When we making Disgaea 4, Disgaea: Hour of Darkness was set as the benchmark. All of the fans love Disgaea 1, it’s the original and has the greatest acclaim in the series. We wanted to make a game better than that,” said Souhei Niikawa.

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A Sneak Peek At Nippon Ichi’s Upcoming Action RPG

By Spencer . August 11, 2011 . 2:01am

At an Akihabara event in Bellesalle, Nippon Ichi gave fans and press a first look at their upcoming action RPG. They didn’t say much about it, but shared this piece of concept art.

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Nippon Ichi Looking Into PSP To PlayStation 3 Remastered Games

By Spencer . August 9, 2011 . 2:05pm

“We’re investigating how the feature works and learning about the system,” said Souhei Niikawa, president of Nippon Ichi Software, in a Siliconera interview.

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Nippon Ichi Teases Four Future Titles

By Spencer . August 8, 2011 . 9:20pm

One title is an action RPG with 3D graphics and full polygons. This title is being made by the Prinny: Can I Really be the Hero? group. We’ll hear more about this title in a month.

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Nippon Ichi Back In The HL, After Years Of Losses NIS Reports Profits

By Spencer . May 13, 2011 . 12:51am

That’s Desco offering a congratulatory handshake to Nippon Ichi. The publisher reported 230 million yen in profit in the past fiscal year. A huge improvement compared to the year before that where Nippon Ichi absorbed a 332 million yen loss.

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Nippon Ichi Opens Two Game Development Subsidiaries, Cancels One Key Title

By Spencer . April 1, 2011 . 2:16am

The Prinny publisher adopted “entertainment for all” as their new motto too.

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Help Nippon Ichi Choose A Disgaea 4 DLC Character

By Spencer . March 24, 2011 . 4:12pm

Nippon Ichi is running survey and asking fans which character they would like to see in Disgaea 4.

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Disgaea 4 Trading Figurines Unboxed And On Display

By Spencer . March 18, 2011 . 4:19pm

If you like Disgaea collectables, Nippon Ichi has you covered. Disgaea 4 came out in February and there are already trading figures.

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Asagi Joins Disgaea 4 As A Charitable DLC Character [Update]

By Spencer . March 18, 2011 . 12:16am

It’s a Nippon Ichi game, so you know Asagi has to make a cameo. For 100 yen ($1.25) you can add the perennial never-going-to-be a protagonist character into Disgaea 4.

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Adol, Estelle, And Other Falcom Characters In ClaDun 2

By Spencer . March 16, 2011 . 2:08pm

Nippon Ichi and Falcom teamed up to bring characters from Ys, The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky, and The Legend of Heroes: Zero no Kiseki into their retro dungeon crawler sequel ClaDun 2.

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Hefty Disgaea 4 Patch Rebalances Map Edit Points, Expands Base Customization

By Spencer . March 9, 2011 . 11:45pm

Disgaea 4 has been out for (gets out calendar) two weeks now and there’s already a patch? Yes, and this is a sizable update. Nippon Ichi has a 440MB version update that tweaks two features in the game.

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Nippon Ichi X Falcom Collaboration Crawls Into ClaDun 2

By Spencer . March 7, 2011 . 10:47pm

Nippon Ichi releases are one step closer to being synonymous with “crossover.”

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Grab A ClaDun 2 Demo, Add Disgaea 4’s Prinny Wannabe Fuka To It

By Spencer . February 24, 2011 . 1:12am

Nippon Ichi released Disgaea 4 in Japan today and a downloadable demo of ClaDun 2.

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An Idea From Super Mario Bros. Mushrooms Into Disgaea 4

By Spencer . February 17, 2011 . 2:02am

Magic mushrooms… in Disgaea 4? Watch what happens when Emizel throws one at Desco.

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