Jun Takeuchi

Capcom has at least one unnanounced PS4 game in the works

Capcom has more than Resident Evil and Deep Down on the go for PS4, apparently.


Jun Takeuchi headlines

Page 1

Jun Takeuchi Latest

  • Capcom has at least one unnanounced PS4 game in the works

    Capcom has more than Resident Evil and Deep Down on the go for PS4, apparently.

  • Takeuchi: “Nobody has a set answer” to financial success

    Capcom producer Jun Takeuchi has described the current financial minefield of game development as a “fun period” and says “nobody has a set answer” for which domains companies should invest time and money in.

  • Capcom to announce two large scale original games by this summer

    Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi has told Famitsu that the publisher will announce two big games by this summer.

  • First Resident Evil 6 info coming “shortly,” says Inafune

    Sounds like we’re going to be waiting a lot less than eight years for this.

  • Capcom US admits lessons learned from RE5 racism claims

    Remember when everyone went mental over Resident Evil 5 featuring a buff white man murdering black men in grass skirts? Capcom does too.

  • Takeuchi not working on Resi 6, has other plans

    Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi has said he won’t be involved in the production of Resident Evil 6.

  • RE5 boss: Japanese games industry hasn’t got “hope in hell”

    Lost Planet 2 and Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi has said that unless the Japanese games industry evolves and keeps up with western games development, it doesn’t have a “hope in hell”.

  • Jun Takeuchi “not planning on” Resident Evil 6 involvement

    Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi has said that he doesn’t plan on returning to the Resident Evil series anytime soon.

  • Screens for Lost Planet 2 are deliciously great

    Capcom has released some new screens for Lost Planet 2 from episodes 1 and 3.

  • Interview: Lost Planet 2′s Jun Takeuchi

    Jun Takeuchi is a busy man. “Mr Resident Evil” hadn’t even finished producing the fifth instalment in everyone’s favourite zombie franchise when he announced Lost Planet 2 in an Xbox Live special, promising to trump Extreme Condition in pretty much every way. The shooter sequel has four-way co-op and some of the stupidest bosses seen […]

  • Capcom confirms cut content from Lost Planet 2 360, doesn’t rule it out as DLC

    Lost Planet 2 producer Jun Takeuchi has confirmed that content was cut from the shooter on Xbox 360.

  • Takeuchi: “Cultural differences” prevent Japanese working with western devs

    Big-time Capcom producer Jun Takeuchi – Lost Planet, Resident Evil 5 – reckons western developers can’t work with Japanese developers thanks to culture. “The core elements of [Lost Planet 2] were developed in Japan, while the music and some of the language details were handled overseas”, he said in an internal interview. “Cultural differences don’t […]

  • Lost Planet movie is “completely different from the game”

    According to Capcom, the storyline for the movie based on Lost Planet will be “completely different from the game”. “[There] probably [won't be] so much of a reference to this particular title [Lost Planet 2],” Lost Planet producer Jun Takeuchi told G4. “However, the only thing I know is those people working on the project […]

  • Resident Evil 5: Director’s Cut content confirmed for 360

    Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi’s confirmed to Famitsu that the game’s Director’s Cut content will be coming to 360, as reported by IGN. The title’s new episode, which features around two hours of play, will be made available to 360 owners in a “different form,” according to that piece. You can “expect details in […]

  • Capcom: No plans for RE5 Wii port, no producer for RE6 yet

    Capcom has not decided on a producer for Resident Evil 6 yet, according to RE5 producer Jun Takeuchi. “The producer for Resident Evil 6 hasn’t been decided yet,” Takeuchi told Kotaku. “I think, while Resident Evil 4 is a great game, its appeal was limited somewhat to maniac players. With RE5, I wanted to bring […]

  • Capcom’s Takeuchi says Sony motion control could create Wii to PS3 ports

    Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi has weighed in on the upcoming motion control devices for both Sony and Microsoft, and while he says that the firm is “very receptive to Natal” and looking forward to coming up with games for it, Sony’s motion control is giving developers other ideas. “I can tell you that we have a […]

  • Takeuchi: We’re looking at Lost Planet 2 split-screen

    Lost Planet 2 producer Jun Takeuchi has told Joystiq that they are working on implementing split-screen co-op for the game. “It’s not easy, but if we are confident that we can do it, we’ll let you know,” said Takeuchi, who was also producer on Resident Evil 5. He also admitted though that if split-screen was added, some […]

  • Lost Planet 2 demo “coming soon, I guess,” says Takeuchi

    Lost Planet 2 producer Jun Takeuchi has revealed at Famitsu’s Midnight Live 360 event that a four player co-op demo for the monster-shooter is “coming soon, I guess.” Whether this means he’s simply speculating that it’s imminent, or the suffix is simply a throwaway comment, remains to be seen. Lost Planet 2 has no release […]

  • Capcom “still thinking about” Lost Planet 2 for PS3

    Remember how Capcom announced Lost Planet 2 on Xbox Live and only confirmed it for 360? And remember how there was tons of speculation about whether or not it was coming to PS3? Yeah, well it isn’t. Yet. “We’re still thinking about it and haven’t announced a PS3 version, so we can’t say more about […]

  • Capcom thinking of other platforms for Lost Planet 2

    Capcom’s Jun Takeuchi has told GameDaily that Capcom’s considering other platforms for Lost Planet 2. The game’s currently only confirmed for PC and Xbox 360, bt Takeuchi said that the firm is “currently investigating other platforms”. He also discussed the current economic climate, saying he felt that the game industry is relatively safe despite the […]

  • Takeuchi to attend Seattle RE5 launch

    Resident Evil 5 dev boss Jun Takeuchi will attend the launch of his game at a Seattle store today, the Major reports. Here are the details. When: Friday, March 13th from 2:30pm-4:00pm Where: Gamestop (#4444) in Redmond Town Center (16475 NE 74th Street, Redmond WA. Tel: +1425 895 8331) Who: Jun Takeuchi, Resident Evil 5 […]

  • Resident Evil 6 to see full franchise reboot

    Producer Jun Takeuchi has told 1UP that Resident Evil it to get a proper reboot with its sixth game. In what is destined to be the first genuinely epic game of 2009, Resident Evil 5 is practically guaranteed to be the last of its kind, with the game’s producer, Jun Takeuchi, assuring us that a […]

  • Capcom announces Lost Planet 2 [Update]

    Update: The movie and some shots are online now. Capcom just announced Lost Planet 2. The reveal was delivered by way of an Xbox Live movie download, as promised. The file’s 436Mb in size. Gameplay footage is included in the video, according to this GameZine report, showing climate changes over the first title, including melting […]

  • RE5 boss reveals “The 10 Commandments of Capcom Development”

    Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi told DICE yesterday Capcom’s ten-point plan for making good games. As you do. The first three: Keep staff turnover below 10 percent per annum. Maintain the ability (and cash reserves) to increase personnel by 10 percent each year. Keeping the first two points in mind, keep development cost fluctuation […]

  • Resi 5 producer “worried” about Western developers

    In an interview with Famitsu, Resident Evil 5 producer, Jun Takeuchi, has expressed concern that Western developers are slowly taking over the Japanese marketplace. “I’m worried about the movements of Western developers,” he said. “Japan is now their target – it’s the last big marketplace. The truth is that Western studios are making great games, […]

  • Res Evil 5′s Takeuchi: “There’s no doubt about the power of web advertising”

    Resident Evil 5 dev boss Jun Takeuchi has said in an internal interview that internet promotions will form a major part of pushing the quadruple-A horror game before its March launch. “Nowadays there’s no doubt about the power of web advertising, and it looks like that area will continue to expand,” he said. “In addition […]

  • RE5 producer: “There are black members in the development team”

    Speaking to MTV, Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi has yet again answered questions on the subject of racial stereotyping in the game, and has said that members of the development team are black. Newsweek’s N’Gai Croal had previously opined, “Clearly no one black worked on this game,” again in an MTV interview. “We were […]

  • New Resident Evil 5 producer interview posted

    After the link. We can’t watch it because the ever-reliable Flash is borked in this browser and we’re working on a laptop in the living room so as not to wake the wife and child, so have a squiz and see if there’s anything new in there. We’ll watch it later.

  • Resident Evil 5 producer admits Chris is “buffed up”

    Speaking to IGN in a video you’ll find after the break, Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi has admitted that Chris’s character model in the game’s been pumped up on the muscle front. “With Chris, one of the things we tried to do was create a character design that’s buffed up,” he said, presumably speaking […]

  • Capcom on RE5: “We didn’t set out to make a racist game”

    Speaking to Kotaku at CAPTIVATE08, Resident Evil 5 producer Jun Takeuchi has claimed is was never the teams intention to offend over race issues with the game, and that no design decisions have been affected by Newsweek journalist N’Gai Croal’s claim that the title’s first trailer dovetails with “classic racist imagery”. “In terms of the […]