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Japanese Dev Legend Goes from Riches to Rags

Kotaku writes "He developed some of the most successful, ground-breaking games ever. But today, game designer Yoshiki Okamaoto's personal blog has vanished from the internet. Rumors say so did he."

gaffyh4787d ago

Sounds quite bad for this guy, damn, hopefully it is just rumors and nothing more.

jc485734787d ago

The only game I felt deeply disappointed with was Genji 2. Most of GameRepublic's games are pure gems, but COD and GTA really killed the industry.

BubbleSniper4787d ago

how sad. I liked Gyruss a LOT. loved Gunsmoke too. life is truly a bitch sometimes.

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This War of Mine Anniversary Edition Released by 11 Bit Studios

This War of Mine Anniversary Edition brings new characters, areas to explore, and an entirely new ending. What will you do to protect the ones you love?

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heypoorplayer.com
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Shadow, One Of Game Republic’s Unreleased Projects, Unveiled

Siliconera writes, "It’s unclear how far along Shadow was, but the studio collaborated with NCA Works to create a hero and futuristic background art. Here’s a look at what could have been if Game Republic stayed afloat."

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siliconera.com
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The Role of Second Tier Games

AAA titles dominate the market, but there are a lot of other games out there. Unfortunately, these are often overlooked, and the continuation of this trend could come at a terrible cost.

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velocitygamer.com