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Dungeon Designers Wanted For Elminage III

By Spencer . February 17, 2011 . 6:00pm

Starfish’s first person dungeon crawler adds sound switching and lite dungeon creating features.

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Elminage Original Faces PSP In April

By Spencer . January 27, 2011 . 2:38pm

For the insatiable dungeon crawler on the go, Starfish has a port of the first Elminage game for PSP.

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Twelve Races, Sixteen Jobs, And The Dungeon Crawling Characters You Create

By Spencer . December 9, 2010 . 3:30pm

Starfish also created a day/night/weather system for their dungeon crawler.

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Use Your Pictures In Elminage III

By Spencer . November 30, 2010 . 3:37pm

Starfish is developing a new installment in their Wizardry-like dungeon crawling series Elminage.

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Tokyo Twilight Busters Blends Battles Into An Adventure Game

By Spencer . October 14, 2010 . 2:09am

Way before Wolf Team started work on the Tales series they developed a horror adventure game for PCs called Tokyo Twilight Busters. Starfish grabbed the rights to it and made a Nintendo DS remake.

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Elminage II DS Remix Adds New Monsters, Camera Functions

By Ishaan . May 2, 2010 . 11:16am

Starfish’s DS port of Elminage 2 includes the features of the PSP version, and then some.

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UFO Interactive Speaks About Saint

By Spencer . June 25, 2009 . 1:22pm

UFO Interactive is working on Saint, a second shmup for Wii based on the Monkey King legend with art from a Hong Kong comic book. I asked Chong Ahn, Producer, about the partnership and sneaked in a question about Tokyo Twilight Busters.

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Tokyo Twilight Busters Slated For Fall

By Spencer . June 23, 2009 . 9:46am

Wolfteam, known for Sega Genesis games like Arcus Odyssey and Final Zone, made Tokyo Twilight Busters for the NEC PC-98. This fall their adventure game is leaving the platform and heading to the Nintendo DS.

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Wii Shooter Saint Takes A Cue From Space Harrier

By Spencer . June 18, 2009 . 6:32am

Not much is known about Saint other than its a shooter and based on the Monkey King legend. Starfish delayed the game for over half a year, but it’s finally coming out with a little nod to Space Harrier.

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Another Dungeon Crawler Wanders Onto PSP

By Spencer . April 22, 2009 . 3:29pm

The series of Dungeon Maker games, Class of Heroes, and Dungeon Explorer make the PSP is the system to own for classic dungeon crawling. Add Elminage II to that list. Starfish announced a sequel to the PlayStation 2/Nintendo DS remix is scheduled to come out in Japan this summer.   Thus far none of the Elminage […]

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Second Monkey King Based Shmup Coming To Wii In December

By Spencer . October 29, 2008 . 1:58am

Daisaiou is another spiritual cousin to the Shin Chuka Taisen, a shooter with a flying monkey. Starfish is back at the helm as the developer and they chose to use art from a Hong Kong comic book with a grittier and futuristic spin on the Journey to the West story. We mentioned the game before […]

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Tokyo Twilight Busters Haunting A New Generation

By Spencer . October 21, 2008 . 6:35pm

Starfish, the team behind Elimage, is resurrecting an NEC PC game for the Nintendo DS. I never played the original Tokyo Twilight Busters, but this shrine makes the adventure game look fairly graphic and borderline NSFW. Wolfteam, the development staff behind Arcus Odyssey for the Genesis and some of Namco Bandai’s Tales games, created Tokyo […]

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Starfish remixes a dungeon RPG for the Nintendo DS

By Spencer . July 23, 2008 . 8:09am

And the award for fastest PlayStation 2 to Nintendo DS port goes to… Elminage! In March the game was released as a PlayStation 2 dungeon RPG. This fall Elminage will be sold as a Nintendo DS dungeon RPG under the name Elminage DS Remix. The interface has changed to pull menus on the bottom screen, […]

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Starfish bakes a Cooking Mama competitor

By Spencer . June 17, 2008 . 7:12pm

Office Create’s international Cooking Mama series sparked a number of imitators, but most of them lack the iconic character. Panpaka Panya-San makes up for it with a cast of mascot characters. You use a smiling pan, befriend a jovial oven mitt, and slice an unusually happy loaf of bread. The difference between Panpaka Panya-San and […]

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Starfish invites you to vacation with virtual dolphins

By Spencer . June 11, 2008 . 2:38am

It’s summer time. Time for a long vacation. Time for a vacation with dolphins according to Starfish who is releasing Long Vacation: Iruka to Watashi (Long Vacation: Dolphin and Me) on August 7. The official teaser page doesn’t tell much about the game, but after glancing at Famitsu I have a better idea about what […]