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Shin Megami Tensei IV Adds More Darkness To Dark Summoner

By Spencer . July 2, 2013 . 11:55pm

Atlus and smartphone game developer Ateam have a tie up that adds creatures and characters from Shin Megami Tensei IV into the popular fantasy game Dark Summoner.

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Atlus’ Parent Company Files For Bankruptcy

By Ishaan . June 27, 2013 . 9:00am

Index Corporation, the company that owns Atlus, has begun civil rehabilitation procedures in Japan. That’s a fancy way of saying that the company is filing for bankruptcy.

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This Week In Sales: The Last of Us Gets Off To A Good Start

By Ishaan . June 26, 2013 . 12:20pm

The Last of Us got off to a reasonably strong start in Japan, with over 117,000 copies sold in its first week.

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Here’s A Preview Of Shin Megami Tensei IV’s Meaty Design Book

By Ishaan . June 26, 2013 . 11:20am

As previously detailed, all first print copies of Shin Megami Tensei IV in North America will come with a 176-page Strategy & Design Book. Take a peek at it inside.

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Shin Megami Tensei IV Developers Talk Difficulty, Multiple Routes And DLC

By Sato . June 25, 2013 . 12:50pm

“In regards to the Neutral Route, there were parts that were made to be extra difficult,” says Shin Megami Tensei IV character designer Masayuki Doi.

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Shin Megami Tensei IV Interview: Making Law And Chaos Heroes

By Spencer . June 21, 2013 . 6:00pm

Masayuki Doi, character designer for Shin Megami Tensei IV, discusses designing the characters for the game, and lets us in on a little secret.

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Shin Megami Tensei IV’s New DLC Features Divine And Chaotic Beasts

By Sato . June 20, 2013 . 10:50am

Atlus will be releasing two more downloadable content missions for Shin Megami Tensei IV that will have you fighting even tougher fiends.

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This Week In Sales: Square Enix’s New IP Fails To Take Off

By Ishaan . June 19, 2013 . 12:30pm

Gyrozetter: Wings of the Albatross was released in Japan last week, and sold a mere 18,000 copies in its first week.

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This Week In Sales: Minecraft Reaches Japan On Xbox 360

By Ishaan . June 15, 2013 . 3:00pm

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition launched during a quiet week in Japan.

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Will We Ever See A Shin Megami Tensei Game With A Female Lead?

By Spencer . June 14, 2013 . 3:00pm

“It would be cool to have a female protagonist in the next SMT game,” character designer Masayuki Doi tells us. “However, there are traditionalists that see the series from the past to present and all of the protagonists have been male.”

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Will Your Heart Follow The Voice Of God Or The Whispers Of Demons?

By Ishaan . June 11, 2013 . 11:05pm

You guess it—it’s a new English trailer for Shin Megami Tensei IV.

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Shin Megami Tensei IV DLC Announced For North America

By Ishaan . June 7, 2013 . 3:00pm

Atlus USA have revealed partial details about downloadable content for Shin Megami Tensei IV in North America.

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New Shin Megami Tensei IV DLC Has Players Clip The Wings Off Archangels

By Spencer . June 6, 2013 . 11:54pm

Most of the Shin Megami Tensei IV downloadable content has been bonus missions that make leveling up easier. The third wave of DLC includes a costume set to dress the protagonist as Asmodeus and Breaking the Archangel Wings 1.

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This Week In Sales: Cave Returns With Dodonpachi Saidaioujou

By Ishaan . June 5, 2013 . 12:30pm

Amidst a slow week in Japan, recent game releases had a chance to keep the spotlight to themselves a little longer.

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Shin Megami Tensei IV Was Made To Show That Social Games Aren’t Everything

By Sato . June 3, 2013 . 12:00pm

According to director Kazuyuki Yamai, the concept behind Shin Megami Tensei IV was wanting something to wipe away mindsets such as “games are childish” and “social games are good enough”.