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TGS 2009: Quantum Theory Update

Posted by on Oct 08, 2009

Last time we saw Quantum Theory was at E3 2009, and the game was so early as to not even be playable. Now with this gothic 3rd person shooter at about the 50% point in development, Tecmo allowed us to go hands on before granting us an interview with Director Makoto Shibata. The playthrough helped […]

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Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll TGS Interview

Posted by on Oct 02, 2009

Jeff and PlayStation.Blog.Europe‘s Jem Alexander continue their dynamic duo-esque post-coverage of the Tokyo Game Show, this time with the focus on Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll from Koei. If you don’t know much about the series, here’s a primer from from Jem: While at the Tecmo Koei booth we got a chance to chat to […]

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White Knight Chronicles: Introducing the Online System

Posted by on Sep 30, 2009

On the first day of Tokyo Game Show, Level-5 took us on a tour through the online system of White Knight Chronicles. Now even if you’ve been keeping up with the previously-released Japanese version of the game, this will be news to you. Online mode opens up for you once you’ve completed Chapter 1 in […]

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TGS 09: Team ICO’s Fumito Ueda on The Last Guardian

Posted by on Sep 29, 2009

Day one of TGS was a bit out of hand. While Jem was downstairs digging into Valkyria Chronicles 2, I had the opportunity to meet with Team ICO’s Fumito Ueda. Decisions, decisions. Though Ueda-san wasn’t up for spilling *too many* details on the upcoming The Last Guardian, he did give some interesting insight into the […]

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TGS 2009: Download PixelJunk Monsters Deluxe this Thursday!

Posted by on Sep 28, 2009

For the rest of the week, we’ll be sharing Tokyo Game Show show-floor interviews in which developers of PlayStation exclusives answer your questions. When the convention center at Makuhari Messe opened its doors, our first meeting was with Q-Games’ Dylan Cuthbert. As is customary with this Kyoto-based team, every time you see them, they’re showing […]

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TGS 2009: Valkyria Chronicles 2 – your questions answered, multiplayer confirmed

Posted by on Sep 25, 2009

I’ve made no secret of my love of last year’s Valkyria Chronicles, the beautiful PS3-exclusive strategy RPG. I know I’m not alone in that regard, based on the favorable reaction to last week’s announcement of Valkyria Chronicles 2, coming next summer to PSP. We caught up with who answered some of your questions, confirmed online […]

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TGS 09: Motion Controller Details, Other New Info

Posted by on Sep 24, 2009

Earlier today, Kaz Hirai, President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., kicked off Tokyo Game Show with a keynote speech that unveiled some interesting tidbits about the future of PlayStation. Customarily starting with some sales figures, it was revealed that the new, slimmer 120 GB PS3 has sparked a massive sales […]

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The Last Guardian: Interview and New Video

Posted by on Sep 23, 2009

Short and sweet: Just shown at the end of a media event for White Knight Chronicles, this interview with Team ICO Director and Game Designer Fumito Ueda. Following the Q&A, see some brand new game footage of The Last Guardian. The video does fade to black, before coming back up so be patient! Enjoy! We’ll […]

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