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Game news from Japan

Phantasy Star Online 2 – New subclass system and content for...

SEGA must be the most hardworking MMO developer I have seen for years. While Western developers are scrambling over promises to launch content on...

Phantasy Star Online 2 – New trailers released for all platforms

Over at Tokyo Game Show 2012, SEGA revealed 3 new trailers for Phantasy Star Online 2. Currently in its commercial stage in Japan for...

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn – Tokyo Game Show 2012...

Although Final Fantasy XIV tanked at launch, the newly minted version 2.0, A Realm Reborn, captivated me once the first screenshots were released....

Sevencore – New Aimon race trailer released

// First announced in Japan yesterday, the new Aimon race for Sevencore got its own introduction trailer earlier this morning. The signature cute and...

Sevencore – New race announced to keep up with trend

// Other than pandas, which trend is most frequently seen in online games released over the past few years? A short, cute race coupled...

NCsoft – “Internal error” led to latest account information leak

// According to reports, NCsoft Japan leaked out account information yesterday due to an "internal error". Information which were made available include the user...

Aion – First ever private MMORPG server arrest made in Japan

// Aion: The Tower of Eternity, otherwise known as The Tower of Aion in Japan, got into the news recently as police made its...

Soul Worker – Second overseas server revealed for anime action game

The second overseas server for Soul Worker was made public today via the local media outelts. NHN Japan (or Hangame) has capture the game’s...

Phantasy Star Online 2 – Potential IP block announced

SEGA announced the possible IP blocking of non-Japanese IP for Phantasy Star Online 2 after the huge content update today. Update to avoid confusion:...

Dragon Nest – Aya Hirano lends voice for Kali

If you are an anime fan, you would have heard of the name, Aya Hirano. She is the seiyuu (voice actress) behind several popular...