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Keiji Inafune Talks About King of Pirates (In English) And Shows Off His New Office


When they announced KAIO: King of Pirates, Marvelous AQL held a presentation on the game with its creator, Keiji Inafune. Inafune also gives a brief look at the headquarters of his company, comcept, including his brand new office. Take a look at the subtitled presentation below:



King of Pirates is based on the Romance of the Three Kingdoms story, which Inafune says he’s fond of. One of the goals of King of Pirates, he says, is to introduce Romance of the Three Kingdoms to children who may not know it very well. He has the franchise planned as a trilogy and intends to extend it beyond just games.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.