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    11:00 PM on 04.06.2014

    Hyperdimension Neptunia PP dances west this June

    Hypderdimension Neptunia: Producing Perfection is shimmying over to North America on June 3 and then Europe just three days later, NIS America has announced. The PlayStation Vita idol game stars the heroines of Compile Heart's RPG series, and asks players to manage the ladies' dancing and singing careers. Are you up to the challenge?

    Kyle MacGregor

    1:00 PM on 03.26.2014

    Hyperdimension Neptunia Re:Birth 1 coming to the US

    Idea Factory has just confirmed the western localization of Hyperdimension Neptunia Re:Birth 1. It's a Vita remake of 2011's Hyperdimension Neptunia, and is set to launch in the summer of this year. This versio...

    Chris Carter

    10:15 AM on 02.14.2014

    Fairy Fencer F takes a stab at PS3 later this year

    It's happening! Fairy Fencer F is headed to North American and European shores this fall, courtesy of the localization-smiths at NIS America. The turn-based role-player comes by way of Compile Heart, the studio behind th...

    Kyle MacGregor

    11:15 AM on 01.21.2014

    Vita card game Monster Monpiece comes to NA, EU

    Idea Factory International's first Vita game, Monster Monpiece, has been confirmed for North America and Europe today. This tactical card battle with RPG elements comes to PSN this spring.  If the name sounds familiar, ...

    Dale North

    11:30 PM on 12.26.2013

    So this is a 'rubbing, pinching, panty-wearing RPG'

    Compile Heart has created a treasure trove of strange and unsavory things in its time, but this just make take the cake. Wait. Actually, no. Never mind. It's definitely up there though. The purveyors of games such as Hyperdim...

    Kyle MacGregor

    10:30 AM on 11.27.2013

    Hyperdimension Neptunia spin-off for Vita is super chibi

    Hyperdimension Neptunia spin-off Hyper Goddess Faith Noire: Extreme God Black Heart is slated to bring another dose of Compile Heart's inexplicably popular franchise to PlayStation Vita on May 29 in Japan, Dengeki report...

    Kyle MacGregor

    9:00 AM on 11.03.2013

    Idea Factory International website officially launched

    Fans of Idea Factory games rejoice, the official international website for all things Idea Factory is finally open for public consumption. As reported by our sister site Japanator, the focus of the site is to provide news and...

    Wesley Ruscher

    6:00 PM on 10.12.2013

    Aksys looks to curry favor with new Sorcery Saga trailer

    Aksys Games' upcoming roguelike dungeon crawler certainly seems good-humored. In Sorcery Saga: Curse of the Great Curry God, an adventurous young chef sets out on a quest to save a local restaurant by whipping up t...

    Kyle MacGregor

    1:00 PM on 10.06.2013

    Fairy Fencer F strikes PlayStation 3 in Japan this week

    Fairy Fencer F is cleaving its way onto PlayStation 3 in Japan this week. The fantasy role-playing game was developed in conjunction with Final Fantasy concept artist Yoshitaka Amano and composer Nobuo Uematsu, and spor...

    Kyle MacGregor

    11:15 PM on 09.30.2013

    Idea Factory charters Western satellite studio

    Idea Factory is establishing an outpost in California. The Tokyo-based publisher announced the creation of Idea Factory International today, which expressly aims to strengthen the company's brands around the globe. Forme...

    Kyle MacGregor

    7:30 AM on 09.30.2013

    Disgaea 4 director working on new Vita RPG

    You want more RPGs on your Vita? Your wish is granted! In addition to Phantasy Star Nova, Natural Doctrine, and a number of other games, Idea Factory is teaming up with the director of Disgaea 4 (Masahiro Yamamoto) for a bran...

    Chris Carter

    11:00 AM on 09.27.2013

    Compile Heart has a Vita announcement coming Monday

    All we can do is wonder until Monday (Japan Time) about Compile Heart's brief message on their homepage about a new Vita announcement. So see you back here on September 30. I hope it's something about Galapagos. They've thrown teases out a couple of times, but we've yet to hear anything else. Regardless, we're always glad to see a Vita announcement. We'll take anything! 

    Dale North

    4:00 AM on 09.06.2013

    Feast your eyes on Fairy Fencer F opening film

    Compile Heart has unveiled the opening film for its PlayStation 3 exclusive role-playing game, Fairy Fencer F. It looks, well, familiar. Despite boasting contributions from Final Fantasy illustrator Yoshitaka Amano and legendary composer Nobuo Uematsu, the title could still easily pass for the next  Hyperdimension Neptunia game. Yep.

    Kyle MacGregor

    1:30 PM on 07.26.2013

    Sweet Fuse: At Your Side hits PSP in August

    Sweet Fuse: At Your Side will arrive on August 27, Aksys Games has announced. In addition to being among the last games join the PlayStation Portable's library, the title's release marks something of a rarity, as otome visual...

    Kyle MacGregor

    2:00 PM on 06.30.2013

    Hyperdimension Neptunia to be reborn on PS Vita this fall

    Compile Heart is trying its best to keep the PlayStation Vita library stuffed to the gills with ports, remakes, and the like. The company has joined forces with Summon Night team Felistella to release an enhanced ve...

    Kyle MacGregor

    4:00 PM on 06.07.2013

    Take another peek at PS3 role-playing game Fairy Fencer F

    Compile Heart has released a new set of screenshots and environmental concept art for Fairy Fencer F. Showcasing the fantasy role-playing game's characters, dialogue, and battle system, it's looking like the forthcoming ...

    Kyle MacGregor