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Sakura Wars Is Still Alive And Kicking… Just Not As A Videogame

By Eugene . October 24, 2013 . 5:40pm

This post brought to you by the realization that Sakura Wars is still going strong… just, not quite where you’d expect it.

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Sakura Wars Brings The Wild West To PS2 And Wii

By Spencer . May 7, 2009 . 8:59pm

NIS America will release the first Sakura Wars (Sakura Taisen) game in North America this fall. You may know the PS2 game by the name Sakura Taisen V. The surprise is NIS America also commissioned a Wii port.

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Sakura Taisen Brings LIPS And War To North America

By Spencer . December 22, 2008 . 4:30pm

Any news you heard about Sakura Taisen or as its known over here, Sakura Wars, coming out in North America is true. A representative from NIS America confirmed to Siliconera they are localizing at least one game in the series, but aren’t sure when the game will be released.   In the Sakura Wars games […]

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Dungeon Crawler Delay #2: Dramatic Dungeon: Sakura Taisen

By Spencer . January 22, 2008 . 8:56am

What's up with all these dungeon crawler delays? Dramatic Dungeon: Sakura Taisen Kimi Arugatame is also getting knocked back about a month from February 21 to March 19. While Sakura Taisen (aka Sakura Wars) is relatively unknown outside of niche circles in North America, Dramatic Dungeon: Sakura Taisen is out of the ordinary.   Red […]

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Sakura Taisen: Kimi Arugatame dated, All Star pack unveiled

By Spencer . November 30, 2007 . 1:05pm

It’s been a couple of years since the last Sakura Taisen game, but the wait for a new one isn’t much longer. Sakura Taisen: Kimi Arugatame will be in stores on February 28, 2008 and Sega thinks Sakura Taisen fans must be excited about this. They are releasing two versions of Sakura Taisen DS, a […]

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Sakura Taisen… the pachislot?

By Spencer . July 4, 2007 . 10:25am

While it’s relatively unknown outside of Japan, Sega’s Sakura Taisen franchise is huge. Toys, anime, plays and a café that serves food from the series are some of the ways the Sakura Taisen franchise has made money beyond the video game series. Now that Sega and Sammy are one happy family, they are about to […]

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Games for (Japanese) Windows Vista

By Spencer . January 29, 2007 . 5:28am

Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved and Jewel Quest 2 might pull in North America gamers, but what does Microsoft have in store for Vista gamers in Japan? Shadowrun and Crysis are on the list, but Microsoft is also wise enough to get games that Japan already loves. They partnered up with Sega to bring the Sakura […]