From our little one-on-one with Tomonobu Itagaki last week, it looks like the man mainly responsible for the DOA and Ninja Gadien series is at a crossroads in his career.
You are an EPIC ARSEHOLE! Every occasion you bash other games other compains and mainly sony. You're worse then Kim Shane and that fat pig who loudmouth all the time. You also insult and downplay Tekken and Virtua Fighter series, which scored way better then all your lame DOA games and sold more then all your games put together Go back making big boobs women playing volleyball
i like your comment....you said nothing bad about Ninja Gaiden...you can go trash him and his other games any day of the week...just not NG
I lost Tomonobu Itagaki respect when he rape that woman he should be stop this man is a rapist just look at his face.
No new DOA? Not even a DOAX? Not even a port of any of both for PS3? Damn you, Master Ninja, damn you. I wanted to see big bouncy breasts on my TV and 40GB worth of bikinis to unlock, with even more to come via DLC... ****, that interview dragged me down. Before anybody thinks I'm bashing or making fun of any console: Nope, I am dead ****ing serious. Yes, I would have invested two bazillion hours worth of playtime to unlock every bikini. **** you Itagaki for killing my dreams. (Yes, I am aware of the fact that I can buy an XBox360 and DOA, but first I need the money, so that has to wait.)
Buy a Japanese version of DOAX, I believe there is a cheat that allows NO bikini's at all o_O
If you mean the first DOAX, no, that's a patch AFAIK that you can apply to the game, but that would mean you have to rip it first and somehow make the XBox read your backup afterwards. Hey, of course I knew about that! ^_^
ah, I didnt realize it required so much work. I only heard about it, honest. Yeah that's to much effort to look at some pixelated m**f.
That guy...is an asshole. That is all. Why is there so much hatred for the PS3 and Sigma? Sigma was a really good game, and it was a good effort by the Junior team overall. He's a talented developer but his attitude rubs me in the wrongest ways.
because he hates Playstation, period.
"What did you think of the PS3 game Ninja Gaiden: Sigma? I'm told you won't even sign copies of the game...? Itagaki: It was no good." seriously it was a remake of your own game wtf? Its funny, he said he didnt make the game for the Ps2 because he only works on the most powerful consoles yet he makes it a DS game (which flopped)and not a PSP? He doesnt work on Sigma (which sold ok) and he then says its crappy? oh well at least we have Kojima on our side -btw cant wait to pick up NG2, great game
well ps3 owners you better keep playing sigma again and again and again as that will be the only decent actiong game that will come out ion the ps3 lifetime but 360 owners get ng2 im getting a 360
I would love to borrow your crystal ball then! I might get a 360 down the line as well but you're talking pure rubbish.
To bad he has only made nothing but flops DOA and Ninja Gaiden.
Well, God of War 3 will soon come along and make everyone realise that Ninja Gaiden isn't really all that good anyway. I think that's this guys problem. His games have been surpasses by everything else.
Tomonobu Itagaki vs Hideo Kojima Xbox 360 vs. PS3 Solid Snake will tear the ass out of Ryu and then show raiden to show him how a next generation ninja looks like. Metal Gear prevails in sales gameplay graphics fun factor and everything. Ninja gaiden 2 is inferior.
http://farm3.static.flickr.... Yeah, just keep telling yourself that.
That probably wasn't the best example to plead your case. Just Sayin is all.
How the hell can the two even be compared? Go back to school kid
Honestly why does this guys comments even matter? His only real claim to fame is the NG series which he's even bad mouthing in this interview saying it was no good. Do you really think Mr. Kojima would say anything bad about "MGS Twin snakes" because he didn't make it personally? Better yet you think Mr. Kojima would sit idle while Twin snakes shipped below his standards? Shows that Mr. Itagaki is not a good leader because if he sat there and watched his "Sub ordinates" make a game which he thought was crap and still allowed it to be launched says to me that he either wanted him to fail (which he didn't) or he really hates the PS3 that much. Either way it just shows that he's just a @sshole.
Exactly. This man pisses me off every time he talks. I won't deny that NG is a great series but to attack his own team for trying out something new...that's below the belt there. I don't care if he was being sarcastic or not. That remark was way out of line. I had a lot of fun with Sigma and I was hoping NG2 would have came on the PS3. But it's not so oh bloody well.
I like Ninja Gaiden as much as the next person, but how could anyone badmouth their own company and other game companies like that. I respect developers but I've kinda lost some respect for this guy.
Lol Itagaki sure is entertaining to say the least.
Would some one kill this Itagaki idiot and get it over with, jeez he is such a lame developer that thinks he's some master of gaming while he's games are average at best and sell because they have bouncing boobs, looking at his face make me want to vomit.
I've been saying this for years, that Itagaki is a total c*m-guzzling @sshole, he's right up there with Gabe Newell on the "I'm better than everyone and I know what's best for gaming" meter. "If it (NG2) went on PS3 it would be a loss of face for eveyone"...what a total douchebag, I mean, seriously, I like the 360 and what it's capable of, but it's people like him and the hostile 360 community that just COMPLETELY turn me off to the system and wanting anything to do with MS. Hopefully, this guy just disappears after this game. Who's he trying to impress with the whole 90s-grunge throwback look? He and Gabe Newell should have a contest to see who can love the smell of their own farts more.
Itagaki Rags On Ninja Gaiden Sigma While Tomonobu Itagaki adores Grand Theft Auto IV, he totally despises Ninja Gaiden Sigma. And Itagaki's own Team Ninja made it! From an interview with website CVG: What did you think of the PS3 game Ninja Gaiden: Sigma? I'm told you won't even sign copies of the game...? Itagaki: It was no good. Why's that? I thought it was pretty good. Itagaki: All you need to do is play Ninja Gaiden II and then try and play Sigma afterwards and you'll see why. Despite the fact that it's on a 'next-generation' console there's no evolution whatsoever. That was made not by me, but one of my sub-ordinates who basically tried to copy the success of Ninja Gaiden. Ouch. We thought it was pretty good! Elsewhere in the interview, Itagaki confirms that Ninja Gaiden II will never appear on the PS3, and if it ever did that would be "a loss of face for everyone involved."
ah yes, it will only be a matter of days before you become an offical fanboy member of the "one-bubble brigade"...enjoy it.
Ninja gaiden 4 has already been said that it has bad camera Metal has been reviewd and called the best metal gear ever. Common how are you going to compare the miles that kojima has had on the douch bag Kojima is a Legend is immortal his work will be copied by generations after he is gone Stealth is copied from Syphon to everyone. Miyamoto is a legend is immortal his work will be copied by legends of next generations after he is gone if originality had a name his work could not be defined. Itagaki is a Legend but not immortal his work has been done by everyone even before he was around Side scrolling was not originated by him, neither was fighting games.
Ninja Gaiden 4? When was this?
Well, going through the Ninja Gaiden games: Ninja Gaiden Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom Ninja Gaiden Ninja Gaiden II So yeah, "Ninja Gaiden II", is really "Ninja Gaiden V", and "Ninja Gaiden" is really "Ninja Gaiden IV". Itagaki - creative with names.
They should hang out and live together..
Ah yes, I forgot to include Kim in the contest between Itagaki and Newell to see who loves the smell of their own farts more.
No more DOA? No more DOA!? What about DOA: Code Chronos? What about DOA5? This pisses me off, I hope he's joking.
Now I hate the NG franchise even more.
That sucks so much he says there will be no more DOA. They never said that right after DOA4 was released. It also sucks that this will be the last NG however I get a feeling that after his next "new" game comes out he will most likely go back to DOA if not because he wants to then because Tecmo will want to and he will refuse to let anyone else work on a DOA game.
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