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Dragon Quest XI Is In Development, And Will Be Made For Home Consoles

By Sato . June 12, 2014 . 2:48am

Besides a few teases, prior to this radio show, Horii frequently avoided the topic of Dragon Quest XI. After looking back at past works of the series such as Dragon Quest IV and V, they talked about the future of Dragon Quest.

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SaGa Creator Says To Wait A Little Longer For Details On The 25th Anniversary Game

By Sato . June 2, 2014 . 5:30pm

“We’re experiencing various delays, and I apologize,” says producer Akitoshi Kawazu.

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Remastered Romancing SaGa Soundtrack Out On June 18

By Spencer . May 2, 2014 . 12:09am

Square Enix has been bringing the SaGa series back into the public eye with special events and porcelain plates. Music from the Super Famicom series appeared in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call too.

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Square Enix Readies Tomb Raider And Call of Duty For Xbox One Launch In Japan

By Spencer . April 23, 2014 . 2:26am

Square Enix will back Xbox One when the console launches in Japan with four games from their Extreme Edges line.

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Sony Sells Off All Of Its Shares In Square Enix

By Sato . April 16, 2014 . 2:55am

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., a fully owned subsidiary of Sony, have come to an agreement with SMBC Nikko Securities Inc., one of Japan’s three largest brokerage firms, for the transfer of 9,520,000 shares they had in Square Enix.

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Square Enix Developer Teases The Next Mana And SaGa Games

By Sato . April 14, 2014 . 12:32pm

“We will be doing our best to stay true to all your memories from the Super Famicom and PlayStation era,” says Square Enix’s Takehiro Ando.

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Could This Be A New Clue For Square Enix’s Upcoming Light Novel-Style RPG?

By Sato . April 4, 2014 . 12:32pm

While the trailer doesn’t show any footage, it recites several lines from characters that will give you an idea of the kind of drama that will unfold in the upcoming game.

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Square Enix’s New Crowdfunding Platform Launches In Full

By Ishaan . April 4, 2014 . 8:30am

As part of its launch, mecha action RPG World War Machine by Turque Games will be the first game to make it to the crowdfunding phase.

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Why Are Card Games So Popular In Japan?

By Spencer . April 3, 2014 . 4:07am

The rise of mobile gaming in Japan gave a jolt to the card game genre. Why? That’s what Siliconera asked Guardian Cross producer Shinichi Tatsuke.

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Square Enix’s Light Novel-Style RPG Isn’t A Joke

By Sato . April 2, 2014 . 1:04pm

While the Japanese are known for pulling some elaborate April Fool’s pranks, Square Enix’s new teaser site for an upcoming “light novel-style RPG” is in fact real.

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Final Fantasy Meets Eidos Montreal’s Thief Is Square Enix Japan April Fool’s Joke

By Spencer . April 1, 2014 . 1:54am

Square Enix has a silly April Fool’s Joke that puts Garrett from the Thief series into Final Fantasy 1.

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Bravely Default’s Success In The West Is Making Square Enix Rethink Their JRPGs

By Sato . March 31, 2014 . 3:15am

Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda recently talked to Nikkei on the matter of shifting the company’s focus back to JRPGs and their core audiences.

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Square Enix To Offer 175 eManga Titles Across 200 Countries Digitally

By Eugene . March 24, 2014 . 4:31pm

Square Enix and Yen Press are joining forces to put out some 175 of Square Enix’s manga series on major eBook retailers such as Amazon, Kobo, Nook and smartphones.

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Watch SaGa Series Illustrator Tomomi Kobyashi Work Her Magic On Porcelain Plates

By Sato . March 17, 2014 . 2:31pm

Square Enix’s Romancing Saga event featured “Arita-yaki” porcelain plates (a form of art that has been native to the Saga prefecture for over 400 years), with illustrations from series illustrator Tomomi Kobyashi.

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Square Enix Cooked Up Some Imperial Treats For The “Romancing Saga” Event

By Sato . March 14, 2014 . 4:32pm

Square Enix recently celebrated the 25th anniversary of the SaGa franchise with a collaboration event called “Romancing Saga,” along with Japan’s Saga Prefecture.