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Dragon's Crown

Feast your eyes on the full Dragon's Crown intro


I want to be...part of this worlddddddd
Jun 07
Atlus Japan has shared the full intro for Dragon's Crown, and it's looking great. It has pretty much everything you'd expect, from character vignettes, to a general look at the world and its riches, to actual dragons. Well, ... read
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Atlus puts Amazon and Wizard back in the spotlight
Dragon's Crown is still a couple months away from release, but that isn't stopping Atlus from keeping the unexpectedly high profile brawler fresh in people's minds. Putting yet another log on the fire, the publisher has drop... read feature

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Dragon's Crown DLC

Dragon's Crown receives day-one DLC, free for first month


Atlus USA offering unique narrator add-on content for each character
May 31
Dragon's Crown is receiving day-one downloadable content, Atlus USA has announced. The publisher is giving players an opportunity to augment their narrative experience with a set of raconteurs which offer unique voicework tai... read
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Dragon's Crown

Dragon's Crown will have different character palettes


Tanned Dwarf confirmed!
May 23
Now that we've gotten a good look at all the characters in the game, more info on Dragon's Crown is steadily rolling in. Evidently, you'll be able to customize your characters with different color variations. Upon leveling up... read
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Jimquisition happens every Monday!
A common argument in the ongoing debate over gender and videogames is that women and men both are equally objectified. Is that really true? As always, Emperor God King Jim Sterling puts His holy foot down and delivers wisdom true to the masses. He totally isn't smug about it, either! read feature

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Dragon's Crown Amazon

The final Dragon's Crown character trailer is the Amazon


If you like balanced playstyles, this might be it
May 10
We've seen spots for Dragon's Crown's Dwarf, Fighter, Wizard, Sorceress, and Elf, and now the time has come for the final character video -- the Amazon. The Amazon looks to be a mix of the Elf, the Dwarf, and Fighter's plays... read
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Slice all the things in this Muramasa Rebirth trailer


Plus the song is pretty badass
May 09
Muramasa is gorgeous, this we know. It's still always a delight to see the game in action though, as is the case with this latest gameplay trailer for Muramasa Rebirth. Not much longer till the release! Rebirth will be out o... read
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Dragon's Crown

The cover art for Dragon's Crown is decidedly safe


We're getting the same box as Japan
May 09
George Kamitani's female character designs for Dragon's Crown have received a rather surprising amount of attention -- that's ... that's still going on, isn't it? -- but at least for the game's box art, the presentation is fa... read
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Dragon's Crown

Dragon's Crown box art is [insert extreme opinion here]


The controversy rages on
May 01
Atlus has unveiled the final Japanese box art for Dragon's Crown, the latest sidescrolling action title from Vanillaware, and it's pretty tame from the looks of things. You almost wouldn't guess that the game is currently emb... read
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The boob wars continue
The Dragon's Crown "thing" shows no sign of stopping, with vehement and sometimes venomous opinions flying this way and that. To bring you up to speed, Vanillaware's upcoming brawler features a big-boobed Sorceress, the desig... read feature

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Jimquisition: Boob Wars and Dragon Crowns


Jimquisition happens every Monday!
Apr 29
Dragon's Crown has become the latest game involved in a big argument. Big boobs, burly dwarves, and Kotaku were all involved. Gender issues in games are important. They are worth thinking about. They are, contrary to po... read
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BREAKING: Dragon's Crown's Elf will wear clothes


Filth
Apr 26
Dragon's Crown has been causing a ruckus lately, what with its semi-clad female characters thrusting their massive clumps of flesh in every direction, regardless of physical possibility.  Here's the latest huge controve... read
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Or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the fantasy
Let me preface this article by stating a few simple facts. I am a young, white, American male who consumes vast amounts of pornography. As such, I am occasionally drawn to depictions of the female form which are perhaps outsi... read feature

Dragon's Crown US photo
Dragon's Crown US

Dragon's Crown is officially hitting the US in August


Atlus announces an August 6th release date
Apr 23
Previously, we knew that Dragon's Crown was hitting the PlayStation 3 and Vita for $49.99 and $39.99 respectively, but today, Atlus has informed us that the game has an official release date of August 6th, 2013. The official ... read
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Dragon's Crown

Rock out with the Dwarf in this Dragon's Crown trailer


This dude is like Blanka mixed with Thor
Apr 19
Atlus is rolling out the character vignettes for Dragon's Crown, giving us a closer look at how each hero will handle themselves as they fight through the depths of the darkest dungeons. First we got the Sorceress, and now, ... read
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Dragon's Crown

New Dragon's Crown video highlights the Sorceress


She can ride her staff like a broom and turn people into frogs
Apr 12
Atlus Japan has shared a new video for the upcoming Dragon's Crown, and it shows off what the Sorceress character can do. As a magic user, she has the ability to summon a number of elements, like wind, electricity, ice, and ... read
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Muramasa Rebirth

Muramasa Rebirth out on June 25 for the Vita


Collector's Edition also announced
Apr 10
Muramasa Rebirth is an amazing experience that plays great on the Vita. And now we know the game will be out on June 25 for the PlayStation handheld. What's that? You want more? Lucky for you, Aksys Games has a Collector's Ed... read
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Muramasa Rebirth

Check out Muramasa Rebirth's improved translation


Compare these screens from both Wii and Vita versions
Apr 06
Muramasa Rebirth, the Vita port of 2009's Muramasa: The Demon Blade for Wii, is more than just a simple up-res. As noted in Steven Hansen's recent preview, publisher Aksys Games has re-translated the game, resulting in a much... read
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Hoping to breathe new life into an underrated gem
God damn this game is pretty. Vanillaware’s 2009 Wii title Muramasa: The Demon Blade inevitably pops up in just about any discussion of the best Wii games. It’s sitting on my shelf, snug in its shrink wrap, becaus... read feature

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Dragon's Crown NA details

Dragon's Crown coming to NA, will not support cross-play


PS3 and Vita prices confirmed, but cross-play between the two are out
Mar 25
[Update: a NeoGAF user has located more information based on the Japanese version of the game. Going off of the official website, both versions will have online play, and cross-save capabilities, but as previously stated, wil... read
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Dragon's Crown

New Dragon's Crown trailer has a dancing mouse!


This game looks off the chain
Mar 21
Dancing mice! Skeletons! Giant creepy creatures getting their faces bashed in! It can all be yours for the low price of watching this pretty awesome Dragon's Crown trailer. Based on the video, the game seems to have a very o... read
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Dragon's Crown dated

Dragon's Crown raiding dungeons on July 25th in Japan


Release date get!
Mar 19
It's two more days until the big Dragon's Crown reveal from Atlus, but it seems as if Famitsu has gotten the jump on them, as the game has been revealed for a July 25th release. Right now we don't have exact pricing details o... read
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Dragon's Crown info

More Dragon's Crown info is coming next week


It's like a countdown, without the clock!
Mar 15
After months of radio silence, it appears as if Atlus will reveal new information about Dragon's Crown on March 21st. Clearly, more development time is needed to square away those beautiful visuals, among other gameplay eleme... read
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Atlus Action RPG Dragon's Crown reconfirmed for Vita


New trailer
Feb 18
[Update: The bootylicious trailer shown during the stream can now be viewed above. A North American teaser page has launched. Also, Atlus says that we can expect more info on the title in late March.] This game lives and is ... read
Muramasa Rebirth photo
Muramasa Rebirth

New vid of Muramasa Rebirth as pretty as expected


Sweet Vanillaware
Feb 14
A new gameplay video for the Vita port of Muramasa: The Demon Blade has cropped up on the interwebs and ... yep. That's Muramasa. Note the beautiful sprite designs and animation, as well as the torrent of flashing blade... read
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Here's the official Oboromuramasa Vita trailer


That's Muramasa: The Demon Blade to some of you
Jan 11
Muramasa: The Demon Blade is still one of the best Wii games available, and it's coming to the PlayStation Vita in Japan on March 28th. This new trailer shows off the beautiful new visuals, and gives you a general outline of... read
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First look at Muramasa: The Demon Blade for PS Vita


Vanillaware's latest looks more delicious than ever
Nov 04
The Vita seems like its becoming something of a home for underappreciated Wii games. That is, atleast is Marvelous is any indicator. The company recently teamed with Konami to bring New Little King's Story to Sony's double-br... read
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Second chance: One-week PSN sale on Odin Sphere


PS2 Greatest Hit title goes half price
Oct 17
Vanillaware's Odin Sphere is priced to sell right now on PlayStation Network. You can pick up a digital copy of the PlayStation 2 action-RPG for five bucks this week. Half price sounds pretty good, but more than that, the sal... read
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Oboromuramasa coming to PS Vita in Japan next year


Sep 19
One of my favorite games released on the Nintendo Wii, Oboromuramasa (Muramasa: The Demon Blade in the west) will soon be arriving on the PlayStation Vita. At today's Sony press conference in advance of Tokyo Game S... read
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Grand Knights History isn't coming to North America


May 02
[Update: It appears the localization is finished, but for the time being Vanillaware is focusing its attention on completing development of Dragon's Crown.] Vanillaware fans can't seem to catch much of a break lately. Af... read






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