Tag Archives: suda51
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 | 12:40 BST
Liberation Maiden SIN is the PS3 ‘visual novel’ sequel to 5pb and Suda51′s 3DS shooter. The opening cinematic has appeared online.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 02:03 BST
Killer is Dead releases this week. VG247′s Dave Cook has both finished and enjoyed it, yet the sour taste of those exploitative Gigolo missions linger on his tongue.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 09:43 BST
Killer is Dead has received a 35/40 review in Famitsu, marking a strong first appraisal of Suda51′s violent action-brawler.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 | 17:04 BST
Killer is Dead screenshots are below, showing off some action and a few characters in the game, and a couple Mondo Girls. This is the most action we’ve seen of the game, if recalled correctly. Enjoy, courtesy of AGB. Killer is Dead will be released in North America on August 27 and August 30 in Europe for PS3 and Xbox 360
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 | 18:53 BST
Killer is Dead director Goichi Suda is working on a side-scrolling game based on Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo’s upcoming film, Short Peace, for PS3. The game is to be published by Namco Bandai. The film, which lands in theaters this month in Japan is made up of four short stories with the aforementioned Longest Day considered the fifth short story but is instead a video game. Suda will be working with Tokyo Jungle director Yohei Kataoka on it. More through Siliconera.
Tue, Jul 02, 2013 | 21:29 BST
Killer is Dead is getting a Launch Edition in North America, and as previously reported, all initial launch copies will come will quite a few goodies.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 11:09 BST
DeNa has closed five titles hosted on its Mobage social hub in Japan, including Epic Games’ localised version of Infinity Blade Cross.
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 11:56 BST
Grasshopper Manufacture founder Goichi Suda has confirmed that the studio’s recent acquisition by GungHo Entertainment will not restrict the developer’s creative freedom at all, in fact he now has complete creative freedom.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 | 20:17 BST
Suda 51 and Grasshoopper Manufacture’s latest tale is yet another strange one. A sexy cheerleader turned zombie slayer sets out to kick ass and take no prisoners in Lollipop Chainsaw. More »
Thu, Mar 22, 2012 | 16:28 GMT
Warner has released a new video for Lollipop Chainsaw showing how the school bus promoting the game at various events is full of “pure awesome,” as well as “excessive blood, gruesome body parts, gaming kiosks and some kick ass artwork inside.” Watch below how an seemingly ordinary school bus was transformed into a vicious vehicle of sex, blood and rock n’ roll, baby. The Lollipop Chainsaw bus was recently parked at GDC and SXSW and it’s next stop will be at PAX East April 6-8. Lollipop Chainsaw will be out the week of June 12 for Xbox 360 and PS3. Thanks, Machinima.
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 11:29 BST
“Of course we always wish to have a big hit, but at the same time – not just in Japan, but worldwide – I think it’s really difficult to be successful with a new IP. You really need an extraordinary amount of support to have a new franchise be successful. Unfortunately we couldn’t really do as well as we hoped for.” – Grasshopper’s Goichi Suda, speaking to Eurogamer at TGS on the difficulties of making a new IP. Grasshopper released Shadows of the Damned, via EA Partners, this past summer to critical success, but very low sales.
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 | 06:19 BST
Suda51 has confirmed that while he came up with the idea for Diabolical Pitch, he’s handed development over to a separate team within Grasshopper Media. Therefore, it was that team who has come up with this intriguing little teaser trailer for the demon-smashing baseball interpretation called Diabolical Pitch.
Thu, Sep 15, 2011 | 08:20 BST
One of the more obscure highlights of Tokyo Game Show so far has been the big reveal Diabolical Pitch, formerly known as Codename D. Take Japanese favourite Suda51 and the team at Grasshopper Manufacture, throw in some motion controls, a baseball bat and some scary monsters, and you’re onto a winner.
While we haven’t yet had a chance to try out the upcoming XBLA title, the sneaky folk over at Joystiq smuggled a video camera in and grabbed some more footage of the game in action, plus a shaky-cam version of the first trailer.
Fri, May 20, 2011 | 14:18 BST
Killer 7, No More Heroes, and now Shadows of the Damned – we talked to Goichi Suda about the game that is and isn’t what you’d expect it to be.
Thu, May 19, 2011 | 09:28 BST
Grasshopper Manufacture lead Goichi Suda has said Shadows of the Damned’s vision of hell is less generic than Visceral’s efforts in Dante’s Inferno.
Tue, Apr 19, 2011 | 06:50 BST
The incomparable Goichi Suda has said he’s not the only one pushing the boundaries with new game design, citing Dead Space 2 as an example.
Thu, Mar 31, 2011 | 00:43 BST
Goichi Suda has reiterated his desire to add another entry to the No More Heroes series.
Wed, Sep 15, 2010 | 15:48 BST
Get all the news from the EA TGS press conference after the break, including first details on the Suda51-Mikami horror title, Shadows of the Damned, a new look at Alice and more.
Wed, Sep 08, 2010 | 07:32 BST
Mon, May 24, 2010 | 11:39 BST
Doesn’t look as though a third No More Heroes will happen. Don’t despair, though, 51 fans.