Choice between English dub or subtitles at limited February 21 release
Iwadare talks about what he thinks of video game music and goes into detail about the changes in composition styles over the years
I recently sat down for an interview with Japan Expo USA 2013 Guest Of Honor Noriyuki Iwadare, a Japanese video game music composer known for his work with Capcom’s Phoenix Wright series. He impressed American fans on both Saturday and Sunday with high energy live shows and I was able to pick his brain about his music and video game music work. Read more after the jump!
Remastered bundle is now out on PlayStation 3 in North America
We’ve had our say on Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX in Nate Ming’s review, but as of yesterday everyone can give the remastered bundle a go on PlayStation 3. Soak in the memories with Square Enix’s launch trailer after the jump.
Long-running debate continues in latest episode of web series
Is violence something that’s simply intrinsic to video games, or does it have more to do with our culture as a whole? PBS’s Game/Show web series poses the question, “Will there always be violent video games?” in its latest episode, and you can see what they have to add to the debate after the jump.
Tetsuya Nomura is busy directing both that and “Final Fantasy XV”
Though we doubt anyone was looking for it to come out TOO soon, Square Enix advises folks to manage expectations when it comes to Kingdom Hearts III. With Tetsuya Nomura directing both that and Final Fantasy XV, it’s going to be a while before the Disney/Square collab continues. Read on for more.
Fragrances for Eren, Mikasa, and Levi.
This, plus more hints and sketches from author Hiro Mashima
Retails are now listing that FUNimation will release the Hiro Mashima plotted Fairy Tail the Movie: The Phoenix Priestess anime movie on December 10th. Also due in December, X PLUS has a Lucy Heartfilia figure coming for 6500yen. This, plus more hints and sketches from author Hiro Mashima after the jump.
The event will be held on Sept. 29, and is open to cosplayers from all series.
27-minute bonus anime to ship with CD this October
No, they don’t smell like 3D maneuver gear oil and titan saliva
Attack on Titan isn’t the first anime you’d pick to inspire perfumes, but Cafe’ Reo is offering Eren, Mikasa and Levi Eu de Toilette never the less. Meanwhile, noitaminA Apparel is getting ready to offer a third Psycho-Pass perfume. As with the now sold out Shinya Kōgami and Shōgo Makishima, fans are being asked to vote for the composition of the Nobuchika Ginoza fragrance. More after the jump.