Tag Archives: El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron
Fri, May 31, 2013 | 08:12 BST
El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron director Takeyasu Sawaki has successfully acquired the IP rights to the brand from former holder Ignition Entertainment.
Mon, Mar 19, 2012 | 14:57 GMT
Ignition have opened a teaser website titled ‘El Shaddai New Project 2012′ – hinting at a new development in the series.
Thu, Feb 02, 2012 | 02:04 GMT
The Walt Disney Company, parent company of Disney Interactive, now holds control over Indian firm UTV, the parent company of El Shaddai and Deadly Premonition publisher UTV Ignition.
Thu, Sep 15, 2011 | 09:16 BST
El Shaddai’s taking its drop-dead gorgeous show on the road. Or at least, roads paved with Google’s ever-popular mobile OS. Famitsu (via Andriasang) revealed the bite-sized adaptation to be a 2D platformer, which is pretty much par for the course with these things. Leap-based shenanigans are, of course, great and all, but the real question is whether or not the game’s unique sense of style made the jump intact. So far, we’ve only got one screen to go on, but, uh, let’s just say they could have picked a better screen.
Thu, Aug 18, 2011 | 03:28 BST
Check out this phenomenal pile of screens and artwork from Konami’s gamescom showings – newly-announced Kinect title LeedMees; El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron; Neverdead; PES 2012; Metal Gear Solid Snake Eater 3D; and Metal Gear Solid HD Collection.
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 | 08:37 BST
Near universal acclaim has greeted Ignition’s biblical action games, El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron.
Wed, Jul 27, 2011 | 15:55 BST
Sat, Jul 23, 2011 | 21:59 BST
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 07:21 BST
Sawaki Takeyasu, lead designer on El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron, based charismatic angel Lucifel on himself. Sawaki, my dear, send pics.
Tue, Jul 19, 2011 | 01:06 BST
Fri, Jul 15, 2011 | 00:42 BST
Ignition has said the PlayStation 3 is “by far” the lead platform for the Japanese-developed El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron.
Wed, Jun 08, 2011 | 00:35 BST
Hit up the US PSN or Xbox Live today and you can grab a demo of Ignition’s stunningly beautiful action game, El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron.
The game features badass angels beating things up with a variety of unique weaponry, and has become a sort of cultural force in Japan. Probably worth a look, then.
El Shaddai is due in July in the US, and September in Europe.
Fri, Jun 03, 2011 | 16:02 BST
UTV Ignition Games today announced its action-adventure title El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron will be available in the US on July 26 and in the UK and European territories on September 9.
Tue, May 17, 2011 | 19:15 BST
Ignition Entertainment’s Shane Bettenhausen has told Gamasutra, that the development team has a bit of fun basing El Shaddai on the biblical text of the Book of Enoch.
Mon, May 16, 2011 | 04:47 BST
We can probably file this one under “unlikely to escape Japan”, but Sega and Ignition have announced a crossover of sorts between Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown and angelic beat-’em-up, El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron.
Fri, May 13, 2011 | 02:26 BST
El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron has been out for a while now in Japan, but we’re still waiting for a western version of the action game. To make things a little easier, we’ve got thirteen screenshots to share with you, thanks to Ignition.
Mon, May 02, 2011 | 01:21 BST
It’s more familiar, but way less hardcore – El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron used to rejoice in the name of Angelic, according to this prototype video.
Wed, Apr 13, 2011 | 04:53 BST
Intriguing Japanese action game El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron will receive a demo months ahead of release.
Thu, Jan 13, 2011 | 02:11 GMT
Ignition’s announced overnight that El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron will release on April 28 in Japan.
Tue, Oct 26, 2010 | 22:58 BST