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Level-5 Resurrects Canceled Horror RPG Ushiro for Switch

After teasing its revival earlier this week, prolific Japanese developer Level-5 has announced that they are bringing horror game Ushiro to the Switch. The reveal comes as part of Famitsu‘s celebration of 20…

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The Kingdom Must Wait: Ni no Kuni II Delayed Again to March 2018

Level-5’s Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom has been delayed again, until March 23rd, 2018, according to a video posted by Bandai Namco. As first reported by Kotaku, this delay pushes…

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Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Delayed Until January 2018

Ni no Kuni fans will have to wait a bit longer for the next game in the franchise – Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom has been delayed until January 19, 2018, according…

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E3 2017 – Ni No Kuni II Hands On Impressions and Details

I had the opportunity to attend a presentation with Bandai Namco on Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom and then play the game afterwards. From what I saw and what…

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Level-5 Acquires Keiji Inafune’s Comcept

Level-5, the Japanese developer and publisher behind the Professor Layton and Ni No Kuni series, have announced the acquisition of Comcept, the studio founded by former Capcom employee and Mega Man artist…

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Updated: Layton’s Mystery Journey Worldwide Release Announced

Update: It has now been revealed via the Layton’s Mystery Journey website that the Nintendo 3DS version will be released in the west in Autumn 2017. Last year the next…

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Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Coming To PC & PS4 In 2017

Publisher Bandai Namco have announced today that Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom will be coming to both PlayStation 4 and PC when it releases later this year. Developer Level-5 is working…

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Level-5 Announces Lady Layton, Inazuma Eleven Ares, & More

A series of new games including Lady Layton: The Millionaire Ariadone’s Conspiracy, Inazuma Eleven Ares, Megaton Musashi, and The Snack World were recently announced at Level-5’s Vision 2016: New Heroes event according to a press release.…

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Classic PS2 Title Dark Cloud 2 Coming To PS4 January 19th

If you’re a fan of Level-5’s games, such as Dark Cloud or Rogue Galaxy, chances are you played the 2002 spiritual successor – Dark Cloud 2, or Dark Chronicle in Japan…

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What are the Yokai from Yokai Watch?

Japan’s most popular and lucrative video game series, Yokai Watch, is finally coming to the West. While Japan is set to see the third installment of Professor Layton developer’s, Level…