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Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day

Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day out now in Japan for PS3

9:30 AM on 01.16.2014 // Kyle MacGregor
  @DtoidKyle

Cool eye patch, girl.

The stunning fifth and final episode of Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo's Short Peace anthology made its debut on PlayStation 3 in Japan today. I'm all kinds of jealous right now.

A sidescrolling action game, Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day comes by way of Grasshopper Manufacture and Namco Bandai, boasting a talented collection of developers, including the likes of Suda 51, Silent Hill composer Akira Yamaoka, Tokyo Jungle director Yohei Kataoka, and Fire Emblem: Awakening illustrator Yusuke Kozaki. Yeah, they're kind of a big deal.

Still no official word on a localized release, but Namco seems to be entertaining the idea. The publisher's European division registered a domain for the title last autumn, so at least there's hope. Now go make some noise about this lovely-looking game and force the company's hand.



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Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day


  Mar 02

Namco teases Suda 51, Akira creator's new project

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  Sep 19

Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day hits PS3 in Japanuary

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  Jul 16

Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day's short debut trailer

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  Jul 10

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