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Dewprism/Threads of Fate Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Newly Discovered Test Footage

By Alistair . October 15, 2019 . 10:30am

PS1 classic Threads of Fate (Dewprism in Japan) celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday, and director Koji Sugimoto dug out some test footage that was created in the development of the game.

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Build Your Own PlayStation Or Sega Saturn Model With Bandai Spirits

By Jenni . September 27, 2019 . 11:30am

Next year, Bandai will release PlayStation and Sega Saturn model kits that will let people make their own small, not functional versions of the two classic consoles.

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SIE President On Making Ape Escape Pipo Monkey Designs, Whether A New Game Might Happen, And More

By Alistair . September 10, 2019 . 5:00pm

Sony Interactive Entertainment president Shuhei Yoshida was interviewed for the 20th anniversary of Ape Escape, where he revealed more about the Pipo Monkeys’ iconic designs, whether there might be a new game, and more.

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Chrono Cross Original Soundtrack Revival Disc Sampled With A New Trailer

By Sato . June 28, 2019 . 8:00am

Chrono Cross is getting its own Original Soundtrack Revival Disc this August following Chrono Trigger’s that releases next month. Square Enix shared some samples in a new trailer for the OST Revival Disc.

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Ape Escape Celebrates 20th Anniversary With A Special Video And PS4 Theme For PS Plus Japan

By Sato . June 24, 2019 . 2:00am

It looked like Sony was teasing something for the Ape Escape series’ 20th anniversary, and they followed up with a commemorative 20th anniversary trailer as well as a PS4 theme for PS Plus subscribers in Japan.

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Sony Interactive Entertainment Releases A Teaser For Ape Escape Series’ 20th Anniversary

By Alistair . June 23, 2019 . 10:35am

Earlier today, Sony Interactive Entertainment opened a new Twitter account in preparation for the Ape Escape series’ 20th anniversary, with a seeming teaser message.

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A Look Back At The Heisei Era’s Console And Game Releases (Part 1)

By Alistair . May 1, 2019 . 5:00pm

The Heisei era encapsulated a tumultuous time in Japan, and in the world of video games, the Heisei era saw the shift from 2D games into 3D, as well as the shift towards portable gaming.

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Sony Asks Fans To Share Their Favorite PlayStation Games For The Reiwa Generation

By Sato . April 30, 2019 . 4:30am

Today, April 30, 2019, marks the last day of the Heisei period in Japan before it officially goes into the new Reiwa period. Sony wants to know what PS games would you like to share with the future Reiwa generation.

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Final Fantasy IX’s Original Creators Take Us Behind The Scenes In A New Video Series

By Sato . March 21, 2019 . 8:00am

Final Fantasy IX’s latest port came to Switch and Xbox One last month, and Square Enix decided to take the occasion to look back at the classic with a new video series with its developers. Check out the first part here.

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Final Fantasy VIII Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary Today

By Sato . February 11, 2019 . 1:00am

Led by Squall Leonhart, a group of young mercenaries are drawn into conflict involving a sorceress from the future named Ultimacia who aims to compress time itself.

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Yasunori Mitsuda To Celebrate Chrono Cross’ 20th Anniversary With A Live Concert Tour In November

By Sato . February 1, 2019 . 4:00am

November 18 is the 20th anniversary of Chrono Cross, and to celebrate the occasion composer Yasunori Mitsuda announced a live concert tour set to kick off this November in Japan.

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CTR: Crash Team Racing Seems To Be Making A Comeback

By Alistair . December 4, 2018 . 9:30am

CTR: Crash Team Racing seems that it will be making a comeback reveal at The Game Awards 2018 this week, with Activision dropping hints on the official Facebook page for the Crash series.

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Take A Tour Inside This Awesome ‘90s To Early-‘00s Video Games-Themed Exhibit In Japan

By Sato . October 12, 2018 . 5:00pm

From now through April 2019, there’s an awesome ‘90s video game-themed exhibit going on at the Skip City Sai-no-Kuni Visual Plaza with an impressive collection of games going to the early ‘00s.

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Sony CEO Says The Next-Generation PlayStation Console Is A Necessity

By Sato . October 9, 2018 . 12:00am

Sony CEO Kenichiro Yoshida shared a statement regarding the next-generation PlayStation console in an interview with the Financial Times, where he talked about the future of PlayStation.

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Mega Man X4’s Staff Talks Behinds-The-Scenes On Differentiating Zero From X

By Alistair . September 27, 2018 . 5:00pm

In a recently translated old interview from 1997, the staff of Mega Man X4 go into detail on why and how they changed Zero’s gameplay, and why they added Iris.