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Suda51’s Grasshopper Manufacture acquired by NetEase

No More Heroes studio leaves GungHo for a massive Chinese conglomerate

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First chapter from Suda51’s The Silver Case now available on Steam

You can now try out the remastered edition of Grasshopper Manufacture’s debut game The Silver Case thanks to a new demo available on Steam and Japanese indie distribution platform Playism. The...

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Suda51 talks baseball, Tokyo and The Silver Case in new interview

Grasshopper Manufacture director Goichi "Suda51" Suda was recently interviewed by Toco Toco TV, a video web series in which Japanese artists lead viewers through places that inspire them. Suda...

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Suda51’s The Silver Case remastered has a trailer

Grasshopper Manufacture just released the first trailer for the HD remastering of their 1999 debut title, The Silver Case, directed by Goichi "Suda51" Suda. While the developer has become...

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Natural Doctrine brings tactical role-playing to North America on Sept. 16

Kadokawa Game Studio's tactical role-playing game Natural Doctrine is coming to North America on Sept. 16 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, publisher NIS America announced...

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Let it Die is Suda 51's new PlayStation 4 combat game

Goichi Suda (aka Suda 51) and his Grasshopper Manufacture team are bringing a new combat horror game to PlayStation 4. Sony showed a short preview of the game, called Let it Die, at its...

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Killer Is Dead publisher Kadokawa to merge with video portal company Dwango

Media corporation Kadokawa Corp. and video portal company Dwango Co. will merge on Oct. 1, the companies announced at a press conference in Tokyo on Wednesday. The two companies will respectively...

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Report: Kadokawa acquires Dark Souls developer From Software

Kadokawa plans to purchase majority stake in Dark Souls and Armored Core series developer From Software, the Japanese corporation announced, where the developer will become a wholly owned...

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Why Suda51 wants to 'thoroughly demolish the existing Grasshopper traits'

Grasshopper Manufacture CEO Goichi "Suda51" Suda wants to "thoroughly demolish" the traits associated with the studio that created games like Lollipop Chainsaw, Killer Is Dead and No More Heroes,...

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Natural Doctrine delayed until March 19 in Japan

Natural Doctrine, Lollipop Chainsaw publisher Kadokawa Games' first title from the company's internal studio, is being delayed until March 19, 2014 in Japan, the developer announced on its official...