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Bloody Roar 5 in development at Hudson Soft

Hudson Soft has announced through the magic of Twitter that Bloody Roar 5 is in development. The last entry in the fighting series was Bloody Roar 4, released om PS2 back in 2003. While no other details have been announced, it’s being rumored for a 2012 release on PS3 and 360. We’ll let you know […]

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  • Bloody Roar 5 in development at Hudson Soft

    Hudson Soft has announced through the magic of Twitter that Bloody Roar 5 is in development. The last entry in the fighting series was Bloody Roar 4, released om PS2 back in 2003. While no other details have been announced, it’s being rumored for a 2012 release on PS3 and 360. We’ll let you know […]

  • Hudson bids farewell as Konami merger completes

    Hudson has sent a sad little tweet thanking fans for their support over the years – and saying goodbye.

  • Konami yet to rule on Hudson games

    Konami has said it has not made an official decision on Hudson’s projects, which were cut from Famitsu’s release schedule this week.

  • Rumour: Bomberman, other Hudson 3DS titles canceled

    Hudson casualties appear to have expanded to include planned 3DS titles.

  • Hudson Soft to be Konami’s social network gaming arm

    The ultimate fate of Hudson’s development division, Hudson Soft, seems to have been decided. The Bomberman developer will focus on social network games.

  • Report – Hudson Entertainment shutting down at the end of the month

    A blog post by Hudson Entertainment’s brand manager, Morgan Haro, states that the California arm of Hudson Soft will shut down at the end of the month as a result of Konmai’s acquisition of the company.

  • Hudson provides extra details on Bomberman 3DS

    Hudson has provided some extra details for Bomberman 3DS, which was announced last month.

  • Bomberman, DECA Sports Extreme and Nikoli’s Pencil Puzzle announced for 3DS by Hudson

    Hudson has announced it’s to release DECA Sports Extreme, Bomberman and Nikoli’s Pencil Puzzle on Nintendo 3DS.

  • Konami to take over Hudson in April

    Konami’s confirmed that it’s to fully absorb Bomberman developer Hudson by the start of its next financial year.

  • Bomberman Live: Battlefest finally hits XBLA

    Hudson has finally released Bomberman Live: Battlefest on Xbox Live Arcade.

  • Germany’s USK outs TurboGrafx-16 titles for western players

    Germany’s videogame ratings board, the USK, has outed some sweet TurboGrafx-16 titles, which according to the listing, are heading to Europe for PSN.

  • Hudson announces Shootanto: Evolutionary Mayhem for WiiWare

    Hudson has announced its interspecies shooter Shootanto: Evolutionary Mayhem is leaving Japan and heading to WiiWare for Europe and North America. From the press release: “In Shootanto: Evolutionary Mayhem, players start as primates and battle lizardmen across the epochs, from primeval to medieval times and beyond. Players who survive each battle will evolve from a […]

  • Indie and other games of interest: Hey look, it’s all in one post

    During the course of the week, loads of indie games, less mainstream titles and those point-and-click adventures you are always hearing about, sometimes get lost in the shuffle -what with news on Uncharted 2 and Modern Warfare 2 happening every three minutes or so. That’s why, much like the MMO news round-up, we’ve decided to […]

  • Bomberman Live: Battlefest trailer is a bit Shafty

    Hudson has put out a teaser for Bomberman Live: Battlefest, which is a Bomberman party game, and the music reminds you a bit of a funky Isaac Hayes groove for a Shaft-centric 70′s TV show. Also, the video is explosive, and why would you expect anything else from a Bomberman game. When released this winter, […]

  • Bomberman’s next target: DSiWare

    According to this week’s Famitsu release list (via AndriaSang), Bomberman’s bringing his adorable brand of arson to the DSi’s download service in October. Or at least, that’s the date for Japan, anyway. Hudson hasn’t actually announced the game yet, though, so the what’s, when’s, and why’s of the West are still up in the air. […]

  • Bomberman and Bonk heading to PSN, WiiWare and XBL in 2010

    Hudson has announced that Bonk and a new Bomberman are heading to PSN, WiiWare and Xbox Live in 2010. Bomberman Live: Battlefest has Capture the Flag, VIP and Teams modes as well as new power-ups and Xbox Avatar support. Bonk is a new adventure with co-op and online play. CVG has screen for both through […]

  • Konami officially announces Calling, Hudson’s Wii horror title

    Konami has officially announced Hudson Soft’s Calling for Wii which is slated to land in early 2010. The player begins the game trapped in a strange room, with the Wii Remote doubling as the on-screen mobile phone. Using a torch to see dark areas, players will receive calls to their handset, which are answered by […]

  • Famitsu confirms Hudson horror game The Calling

    Hudson Soft’s Wii horror game, The Calling has been confirmed and scans from Famitsu prove it. The game will make use of an in-game cell phone to send and receive texts, take video, and record audio. It’s 70 percent complete, and five characters have been shown so far. Two of the leaked videos that Hudson […]

  • Free Live multiplay for SFII Turbo HD, more

    Microsoft’s offering free Live multiplay on a bunch of XBLA games over December, including A Kingdom for Keflings, Aegis Wing, Bomberman Live, Hardwood Hearts, Hardwood Spades, UNO, Small Arms and Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix. Which is nice. So if you’re a Silver member looking to try out “proper” Live, here’s your chance. […]

  • European WiiWare line-up confirmed

    And here it is. The service launches on May 20 in Europe and released yesterday in the US. Dr. Mario & Germ Buster (Nintendo) – 1000 Wii Points Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King (Square Enix) – 1500 Wii Points LostWinds (Frontier) – 1000 Wii Points Star Soldier R (Hudson) – 800 […]

  • Hudson aims for 400% profit increase through Wii focus

    According to this Bloomberg report, Hudson’s planning to increase its profits fourfold in the coming three years by focusing on Wii software, aiming for operating profit of 10 billion yen ($98 million) by March 2011 “The game-software industry is one of the sectors that will lead corporate earnings this fiscal year,” said Yoshihiro Okumura, of […]

  • New Bomberman game for Wii

    Here. That scan’s from Famitsu, but we’ve seen elsewhere this morning that the new Bomberman title’s going to be made for WiiWare and will be different from Bomberman Live. It’s ou in Japan in June and supports eight players online.