Product archive: Idea Factory Archives - Twinfinite [ 5 ]

 

New Character Trailers for Hyperdimension Neptunia: Producing Perfection

A whole slew of trailers were released yesterday starring and introducing the various idols you’ll be in charge of while playing Hyperdimension Neptunia: Producing Perfection. There are four trailers in total featuring Neptunia, Noire, Blanc, and Vert and they all follow the same format. Introduction and banter along with some scenes of them singing and dancing in-game. It’s all fully voiced and features game footage of gameplay so it’s well worth a look if you’re interested in the title. Hyperdimension [...]

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1 Coming West This Summer

You know I’m always surprised by the surprising staying power of the Hyperdimension Neptunia series despite having many successful installments and spinoffs. I suppose it’s because I’ve personally never played a single title in the series. All that might change however as Idea Factory has announced that Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1 will be making its way west this summer to both North America and Europe. The remake of the first game for the PS Vita will feature new graphics, event scenarios, [...]

 

Monster Monpiece is Coming West [Update]

A while back I listed out the games I really wanted Idea Factory to start bringing stateside. I put Monster Monpiece in the “Most Likely to Be Localized” category because I believe the battle system had something unique enough to bring over. Lucky for me, it will be brought over. The game is a collectible card game mixed with tower defense strategy mechanics. You build a deck full of fighters and proceed to use them to attack and defend in [...]

10 Games Idea Factory Could Bring West

It has been a day since Idea Factory International has been announced. As the only person on staff that actually is intrigued by the company, I’ve been a bit giddy about what possibilities could come from this Japanese company’s expansion in to California. We still have no idea whether this is just an attempt at strengthening its ties with western publishers, or whether it is a start at cutting through the middle man. With that being said, the former head [...]

[Review] Generation of Chaos: Pandora’s Reflection

When Sting and Idea Factory joined forces, they had the audacity to brand their collaboration as “Super Sting.” It reeks of hubris, but if I can be honest, I’d expect nothing less from Idea Factory. On paper it sounds like a really promising venture as Sting consistently creates unique gameplay options while drudging a bit on the story. Idea Factory is a well known visual novel producer in Japan so pairing a gameplay focused studio with a story driven one [...]