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Nippon Ichi Software CEO Sohei Niikawa Reflects Upon Past Mistakes

By Sato . April 18, 2013 . 10:40pm

“Prior to our release of Z.H.P. Unlosing Ranger VS Darkdeath Evilman, it was a period of great struggle for us,” says NIS CEO Sohei Niikawa.

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A Witch’s Tale: Hunt For The Eld Witch

By Ishaan . November 9, 2009 . 5:42pm

A Witch’s Tale, developed by Hit Maker and published by NIS America, falls into the neo-gothic surrealism category as well. It’s a turn-based RPG with a Halloween-esque setting surrounding princesses, witches and vampires.

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A Witch’s Tale Introduces Drag & Drop RPG Combat

By Spencer . June 16, 2009 . 2:49pm

I sampled A Witch’s Tale at E3 and I noticed the build was in English. A good sign that A Witch’s Tale is on track for an October release in North America.

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A Witch’s Tale Event Conjures Idol Cosplayer

By Spencer . June 9, 2009 . 11:39am

Right before E3 kicked off, Nippon Ichi threw an event to promote their fractured fairy tale game, A Witch’s Tale, in Japan. They even got an Akihabara idol to dress up like the main character Liddell!

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Last Rebellion, A Witch’s Tale Sealed For October

By Spencer . June 3, 2009 . 11:01am

NIS America’s 3D console RPG, Last Rebellion, is slated to come out this October. In the game you play as Nine, a blade on a quest for revenge, and Aisha, a magical sealer.

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An Update On Mana Khemia 2 And A Witch’s Tale

By Spencer . May 7, 2009 . 8:28pm

Mana Khemia 2: Fall of Alchemy and A Witch’s Tale have been in the cards for awhile. When is NIS America releasing these? Mana Khemia 2 transmutes into stores first this August. A Witch’s Tale magically appears in autumn

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A Witch’s Tale Has Drag And Drop Combat

By Spencer . February 23, 2009 . 4:40pm

It isn’t Friday, but we have some more information about Nippon Ichi’s A Witch’s Tale. Gpara spilled the beans (thanks for the tip Evila!!) on the combat system known in the game as the Revolver Icon System. Players drag and drop icons representing spells, physical attacks, items, and fleeing. The stylus will also play a […]

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Whatever Happened To A Witch’s Tale?

By Spencer . February 20, 2009 . 9:30am

Good question! When NIS America introduced A Witch’s Tale last summer their plan was to release it around Halloween… 2008. It’s 2009 and we haven’t seen anything new about Hit Maker’s Nintendo DS game.   A Witch’s Tale, however, has not been buried. An official site popped up in teaser mode. A full reveal is […]

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A Witch’s Tale Hit By A Delay Spell

By Spencer . October 8, 2008 . 2:49pm

This summer NIS America announced A Witch’s Tale, a Halloween themed RPG with touch screen controls made in partnership with Hitmaker. A Witch’s Tale was supposed to come out this October and NIS America has yet to show any actual gameplay. That’s a pretty bad sign. I pinged NIS to check on the status of […]

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NIS at Anime Expo, a summary of the Disgaea Panel

By Louise . July 10, 2008 . 10:33am

The Disgaea Panel at Anime Expo '08 featured Mr. Takehito Harada (the artist of Disgaea), Ms. Taniel (the character artist for Blade Dancer: Linage of Light), Mr. Hojo (CEO of Hit Maker), Mr. Steven Carlton and Mr. Phoenix Spaulding (NIS editors), and Mr. Jack Niida (localization editor).   First they covered some basics of Disgaea […]

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Introducing A Witch’s Tale

By Spencer . June 6, 2008 . 5:36am

To my surprise, NIS America had a game I never heard of at their press event. However, A Witch's Tale was so new there weren’t any copies to play around with. Instead I saw the trailer, posted below for your convenience, projected on a screen.       Aside from the Halloween theme, that movie […]