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Feel my zombie slaying passion, a look at Oneechanbara R

By Spencer . December 7, 2007 . 12:53pm

Oneechanbara Revolution is hardly a “revolution” from the Oneechanbara series. The upcoming Wii installment incorporates in an on-sight counter system, Devil May Cry style combo rankings and waggle control. Tamsoft polished the graphics too, which would have been fine if Oneechanbara R was a budget title. And it’s not. D3 Publisher is planning to sell […]

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Oneechanbara R’s double blades

By Spencer . October 25, 2007 . 10:05am

I don’t know why D3 didn’t bring the Oneechanbara R out during the media days of Tokyo Game Show. I’ve been curious about the mechanics ever since I caught it. This tidbit in Famitsu pretty much confirms the concept I imagined. You chop up zombies by swinging the remote as sword and the nunchuck controls […]

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Play as the bosses in Onechanbara Vortex

By Spencer . April 2, 2007 . 9:52am

D3 Publisher is planning to release an Onechanbara download pack for the Xbox 360 zombie slasher later this summer. The biggest addition is three of the boss characters become playable with the expansion pack. Also the three characters main characters Saki, Anna and Aya get new costumes. It’s fan material, but D3 Publisher is putting […]

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Cel shaded Onechanbara comes to cell phones

By Spencer . January 11, 2007 . 7:25am

D3 Publisher finished up work on the Onechanbara Mobile, a portable version of their cult hit. Like the PS2 and Xbox 360 games you dice up zombies and other abominations into bloody pools. The screenshots show an over the shoulder camera instead of a fully 3D battlefield. Also the style of the game has changed […]

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Onechanbara: the figures

By Spencer . January 3, 2007 . 8:44am

  The Onechanbara has quite a fanbase in Japan, even though it’s slapped with a CERO Z rating. A new set of gashapon figures are shipping with characters from the game. There are eight figures in all and six are pictured below. Each figure sells for 300 yen and Play-Asia is pawning them off for […]

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Microsoft throws a CERO Z game fest

By Spencer . December 29, 2006 . 8:52am

  Typically the CERO Z (equivalent to the AO ESRB rating) has been taboo, but instead of shunning it Microsoft is celebrating it. On January 12 in Akihabara’s UDX 3D Theater Microsoft is having an Adult Games Fiesta. At the event are six CERO Z games: Gears of War, Vampire Rain, The Godfather, Riot Act […]

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From the makers of the Onechanbara comes….

By Spencer . December 14, 2006 . 6:04am

  D3 Publisher revealed Simple 2000 Vol. 114: The Jokouppichi Torimonochou – Oanechan Go Go Go! another game made by Tamsoft. That’s the same company who is behind the famous (infamous?) cult hit the Onechanbara. In the Simple 2000 Vol. 114 you play as a busty detective in the Edo period. Your job is to […]

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Onechanbara coming to the USA… maybe

By Spencer . December 11, 2006 . 5:22pm

At D3 Publisher’s press event they had a demo station of Onechanbara vorteX for the Xbox 360. The Japanese version was on display and people could play through the levels of the zombie slashing game. The Onechanbara series is known for the cowboy hat wearing, katana wielding heroine, Aya, who hacks her way through zombies […]

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Bikini babes a dime a dozen on the Xbox 360

By Spencer . October 26, 2006 . 10:36am

Not just one, but three games featuring CG models in low cut bikinis are going to be on the Xbox 360 by the end of the year. You’ve already seen Rumble Roses XX, Konami’s all female wrestling game. While Rumble Roses XX wasn’t a hot seller in North America it is going to be added […]