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Game news from Japan

Phantasy Star Online 2 – PVP arriving in Japan server after...

Unlike the failed Southeast Asia server, Phantasy Star Online 2 is still one of the top online games in Japan. Developer SEGA recently announced...

Dragon’s Dogma Online – Persona 5 crossover happening later next month

Capcom announced an intriguing crossover for Dragon's Dogma Online earlier, as fellow Japanese developer Atlus will be visiting with its own game, Persona 5....

Metal Gear Survive – Zombie shooter demo debuts at Tokyo Game...

First announced last month, Metal Gear Survive is the first game since Hideo Kojima, the visionary behind the Metal Gear series, left Konami. Set...

Dragon Nest – New playable class teased at Japan server fan...

This past weekend in Tokyo, other than announcing the upcoming awakening system, including Kali's, local publisher NHN Japan also teased the "extra", or "gaiden", class for...

Lionship Studio – NCsoft opens new mobile games studio in Japan

Last week, NCsoft formed a new subsidiary in Japan, Lionship Studio, to expand its in-house mobile games portfolio. Leading Lionship Studio's mobile games development...

Peria Chronicles – Online game missing from new launch roadmap

If you remember Peria Chronicles, give yourself a pat on the back. The latest financial presentation from Nexon, listed in Japan, does not feature...

Overwatch – Winning team emerges from Square Enix and Sony battle

A couple of hours ago, the CEO of Square Enix and President of Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia (SIEJA) butted heads in Overwatch, with the promo...

Overwatch – Square Enix CEO and Sony president form teams to...

Yes, you read it right. Square Enix CEO, Yosuke Matsuda, and president of Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia, Atsushi Morita, will be forming their...

Wizardry Online – Game closure announced by Japan developer

Wizardry Online, the hardcore MMORPG which features permanent character death, is shutting down in Japan after 5 years of service. Formerly published in the...

Tree of Savior – Japan server to enter Open Beta next...

Nexon Japan, publisher of Tree of Savior, recently announced at an event that the game will enter Open Beta on 24 August, with official...