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Practically steal Ni No Kuni for $5 in Sony Flash Sale

Maybe you should feel bad paying that little
Jun 03
Here's a deal that's almost impossible to pass up for any fans of role-playing games. Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is only $5 right now during a Sony Flash Sale. That's so stupidly cheap! There are a few other decent ...

Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch has sold over 1.1M

Now for Ni no Kuni II: Wrath of Kahn
Mar 10
Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch has passed 1.1M worldwide sales since its January 2013 release. Which maybe doesn't seem like that much with Tomb Raider needing five times that for profitability and unfinished games like...

Mega-fan re-scores Ni No Kuni out of respect for composer

Sam Joseph Delves loves this game
Nov 08
Despite its shortcomings, Ni No Kuni is one of my favorite games of this year, bar none. In fact, depending on how I feel at the end of December, it may even be my outright Game of the Year, amidst everything I've playe...

Ni No Kuni is offering a free Draggle familiar DLC today

Free party member
Feb 12
It's a free DLC-fest for the PlayStation Network today, as Draggle, the adorable guy pictured above, is dropping for free on the PSN. If you aren't familiar with how Ni No Kuni works, it's basically like Pokémon. Aroun...

Ni no Kuni is #1 in the UK, sold out in many shops

Three cheers for color and whimsy!
Feb 04
I guess a lot of grown-up "mature" gamers, who complained that Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch was too "kiddy," were blowing smoke out their asses and bought the Level-5 RPG anyway. According to GfK Chart-Track's UK Top ...

Dear Ni no Kuni fans, your help is urgently required!

Can you HELP us!?
Jan 30
Seriously guys ... do you know where we can find something brown and sticky? Brown and sticky?

Namco Bandai responds to Ni no Kuni LE order issues

Affected fans to get 400-page guide book
Jan 25
Namco Bandai handed Destructoid an official statement on the Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Wizard's Edition order issue we've been following these past few days. It is as follows: Namco Bandai Games America ...

Ni no Kuni Wizard's Edition orders issues abound [update]

Sound off if you've had issues with your order
Jan 25
[Update: As you can see from our comments section below, this has been a messy issue. It got nasty when word got out that one buyer got over 200 copies and is now selling them on eBay. Disgusting. Thanks to our readers for in...

I helped a girl take a piss in Ni No Kuni

Sympathy for the NPC
Jan 23
It wouldn't be fair to say that Ni No Kuni has a specific urination quest. It's more of a side story or side effect of a larger task, if you will.  Nevertheless, when I came upon this girl who needed to whiz, I immediate...

Review: Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch

Put your Ni Nos to the grindstone
Jan 21
Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch could have easily been called Japanese Role-Playing Games: The Official Videogame, for it plays out like an overview of the entire genre as much as it does a game in its own right.  I...

Behind the music of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch

Composer Joe Hisaishi discusses his involvement with the project
Jan 09
Now that Ni no Kuni is just weeks away from release, Level-5 is back with the third in its series of behind-the-scenes developer diaries. This time around they've sat down with composer Joe Hisaishi to discuss the ...

Ni no Kuni hit with week-long delay in Europe

You'll get a freebie for your trouble
Jan 08
One of the year's first big games, Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, has been pushed back a week in Europe and Australasia due to logistical reasons. Originally scheduled to release on January 25, 2013, Level-5's lovely R...

Ni no Kuni dev endeavors for games to transcend film

A deeper look at Studio Ghibli's involvement with Ni No Kuni
Dec 19
It appears that Level-5 has some pretty lofty aspirations with Ni no Kuni. In this follow-up to the title's initial developer diary, Animation Director Yoshiuki Momose discusses the collaborative effort behind...

Video preview: 8 plus hours into Ni no Kuni

So, so pretty
Dec 18
I'm a good 8 or 9 hours into what looks to be a final build of upcoming PS3 RPG Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch and I wanted to let you know how it was going. Our video preview gives you a peek at what to expect be...

Go behind the scenes of Ni no Kuni at Level-5's HQ

Can it be January 25 yet?
Dec 06
Level-5 and Namco Bandai have a new behind-the-scenes video covering development on Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, which shows off the former's lovely office. This doesn't get as in-depth as you might like, but it is ...

Ni no Kuni gets a demo on December 4

Europe follows Dec 5
Dec 03
Upcoming Namco Bandai and Level-5 game Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch gets a PlayStation Network demo this week, December 4. Europe follows with the same demo dropping on December 5.  The demo takes you through two...

TGS: Level-5 discuss its partnership with Studio Ghibli

Sep 20
Despite being one of the biggest influences on Japanese game development, we are only now getting a videogame out of Studio Ghibli. I am grateful that Ghibli chose to partner with Level-5, but I am also curious as to why a...

TGS: Ni no Kuni charms my pants off, I'm pressing charges

Sep 19
Ni no Kuni is a game that sells itself. Level-5, Studio Ghibli, old-school Japanese RPG presentation. Sold. Perhaps I don’t speak for everyone here, but I’d still be invested in playing the game even if game crit...

gamescom: Charming, challenging new Ni no Kuni gameplay

Aug 18
It's been a long, hard wait for Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, hasn't it? I first saw and played the game at Tokyo Game Show 2011, where I promptly fell in love it it. We were a bit iffy on whether it would be localize...

Here are your US pre-order bonuses for Ni no Kuni

Aug 05
Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is coming out on January 22, 2013 for the PlayStation 3. For those of you who are somehow still on the fence about picking this one up, Namco has revealed the pre-order bonuses from GameSt...

Ni no Kuni 'Ninostarter' adds extras to Wizard's Edition

Jul 19
Taking a page from the success of crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter, Namco Bandai is going to expand the scope of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch - Wizard's Edition for the United States based on the number of pre-...

Max talks Ni No Kuni with Namco Bandai

Jun 13
As we continue to wind down our coverage from the 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo, we have for you an interview with Dennis Lee, Namco Bandai's international brand manager for Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. Dtoid S...

Ridiculously gorgeous Ni no Kuni screenshots

Apr 17
These new screenshots for Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch are so pretty that they don't even look real. But, for as great as they look, they're nothing compared to seeing the game in motion. There are plenty of animated,...

Preview: Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch

Apr 17
It's been a long time coming, but we're finally getting around to seeing a localized version of Level-5's Ni no Kuni. There's still a wait involved in getting our hands on the final version, as the release has been bumped to the first quarter of 2013, but at least we had the chance to see a couple of English language demos last week at a press event. 

This Ni no Kuni trailer eases the pain of a long wait

Apr 13
It was disappointing to hear that Level-5's Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch won't be launching this year in North America and Europe, instead opting for a first-quarter 2013 release. We recently got another opportunity ...

Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch set for early 2013

Apr 11
I still have goosebumps after seeing a bit more of upcoming RPG No no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. I've gushed about it before, but I'm going to do it again with a preview in the coming days, so get ready for that. At a pr...

Ni no Kuni set for winter 2012 in North America

Feb 15
Namco Bandai has given us a more specific time frame for the North American release of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. The PlayStation 3-exclusive RPG has gone from "this year" to "winter 2012." At least they were kind ...

Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch comes to PS3 in 2012

Oct 17
I'm sure you've heard something by now, but Namco Bandai makes it official with a new press release: Ni no Kuni is coming to the west. The date is a very broad one: 2012. Still, it's nice to know that this beautiful, highly a...

Trademark points to Ni no Kuni's US name

Oct 03
Level-5 filed a trademark for Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch in here in the US, which sounds a lot like the Japanese name for the beautiful PS3 game. We've heard that there's a matching European trademark...

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