130°
Submitted by Gekko 736d ago | rumor

Rumour: Namco Bandai Not Opposed To Releasing Ni No Kuni For The 3DS

Ni no Kuni captivated many anime fans and roleplaying game enthusiasts when it hit retails shelves earlier this year.

Released as a collaborative effort between Level-5 and Hiyao Miyazaki's Studio Ghibli, Ni no Kuni found a good home - and a receptive audience - on the PlayStation 3.

Yet it might branch out from there, according to an executive from publisher Namco Bandai who recently said that his company wasn't opposed to releasing the Award-winning PlayStation 3 RPG for the Nintendo 3DS. (3DS, Namco Bandai, Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch)

Need more votes
Is this rumor true? Rumor votes 5
dedicatedtogamers  +   736d ago
If true, it would be interesting to see. Wasn't the original Ni No Kuni (Japan-only) on the DS? JRPGs feel right on a handheld, and a lot of people would be able to enjoy it. It's an awesome game but I think the gameplay is better suited for a handheld.

Next, put Xenoblade Chronicles on the 3DS. Yes please!
SpiralTear  +   736d ago
Agreed. I'd much rather play an 80+ hour RPG on a console that isn't bound to the living room. Lets me get more accomplished in the game.
sitharrefus  +   736d ago
Ya it was on the DS, would be great to see this game release on the 3DS :D
3-4-5  +   736d ago
It would sell really well.
abzdine  +   736d ago
i'd prefer a Vita version with interaction to use PS3 familiars etc...
Godchild1020  +   736d ago
Bring it to the Vita as well.
#2 (Edited 736d ago ) | Agree(29) | Disagree(4) | Report | Reply
majiebeast  +   736d ago
Rather have it on Vita so it actually looks good.
#3 (Edited 736d ago ) | Agree(21) | Disagree(17) | Report | Reply
JakemanPS31994  +   736d ago
I think they are talking about the DS version of the game, which I here is very different.
AnotherProGamer  +   736d ago
in the article it says the PS3 version
3-4-5  +   736d ago
READ....they mention both to recap it's history with Nintendo for those who didn't know.

A Prior Ni No Kuni game was released in Japan only for DS.....different game though.

This one...the PS3 version....is the version they would think about porting over since it's the new one and would have the most interest.
dark-hollow  +   736d ago
resident evil revelations looks miles better than anything on the ps2.
Neko_Mega  +   736d ago
What does PS2 have to do with this gen?

My PC games look better then resident evil revelations lol.

Sorry, you fail.
Ps2? Seriously dude? I get you wanted to reply and defend Ninty but but c'mon!

Apples and Broccoli.

I agree with majiebeast, a Vita version would be great.
#3.2.2 (Edited 736d ago ) | Agree(3) | Disagree(2) | Report
Moncole  +   736d ago
Why not both?
AdvanceWarsSgt  +   736d ago
Because fanboys want all games to only be on their platform of choice.
Moncole  +   736d ago
Ni No Kuni is on the DS so its not an PS3 exclusive.
Qrphe  +   736d ago
Because they'd probably be Japan-only again.
games333  +   736d ago
Where's The Vita Love?
chrispseuphoria  +   736d ago
Namco Bandai don't have faith in the Vita within North America. Hideo Baba, the creator of the Tales of series said that.
lizard81288  +   736d ago
Sometimes I wonder if Namco Bandai has faith in releasing their games over seas....Alot of their games are JPN only, expect for things like SC and a few other games.
Killzoner99  +   736d ago
lol, like this game could even run on the 3DS. That's just cruel , why would you get the Nintendorks hopes up like that? Crossplay on Vita will be next.
WeAreLegion  +   736d ago
Port the DS version to 3DS. Port the PS3 version to Vita. :)
MrWonderful  +   736d ago
Start the petitions fot the vita port and the 3ds port. Many people deserve to play this gem!
Apocalypso  +   736d ago
Who would be opposed? Anything that gets more money into their hands to make more amazing games is fine by me.
Magnus  +   736d ago
Vita or 3DS it doesn't matter it was a great game I wouldn't mind playing a handheld version. Just wish they would hurry up and pump out a sequal to this game.
wingman32x  +   736d ago
I really hope this happens. I had my eye on this game for years, but I had no PS3 to play it on because mine broke earlier that year. If it can be done, I would fully support it.
coolasj  +   736d ago
Port it to the Vita. Slap on Cross-Buy. Immediate purchase for me.
kirbyu  +   736d ago
This is a Namco game?

Well now I get why I once saw someone suggest the hero in it be in SSB4.
tiffac008  +   736d ago
Why not upgrade it to the 3DS or Vita? and I hope they bring over the book as well. Even in limited edition a hard copy of the Wizard Book would be cool.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories

Mortal Kombat X Review | XBA

7m ago - XBA: Mortal Kombat X is a game in which you can slice off an opponent's face and watch it slowl... | PC
40°

Why This Leaked Mass Effect Survey is Totally Unrealistic and Ruins the Franchise

16m ago - The leaked survey on the next Mass Effect and alleged story and gameplay details makes no sense i... | PC
Ad

Help Myriad get through Steam Greenlight!

Now - Myriad is a twin-stick shooter that grows more beautiful the better you play, where you build and then destroy the game space in glorious chain rea... | Promoted post
10°

Retro Corner: Warhammer 40,000 Dawn of War

16m ago - VGamerZ writes: Back in 1987 UK based hobby shop Games Workshop released Warhammer 40,000. Li... | PC
10°

SEEPing Together: Fanmade Mashups From Italy

16m ago - Fan-made games are nothing new, but everyone has a unique direction and take on the idea. AUTOMAT... | PC
30°

Review: Mortal Kombat X | PlaystationTrophies

31m ago - NetherRealm has outdone itself with Mortal Kombat X, delivering an uncompromising fighting game... | PC