Sakaguchi Says A New Last Story Title Would Be Up To Nintendo

The creator of Final Fantasy Hironobu Sakaguchi was asked by a panel at PAX whether they would create a new Last Story title for the Wii U to which he casually answered, “Ok, yeah, you talk to Nintendo.” Sakaguchi also said light-heartedly that if he did make the game he would also like it to … Continue reading Sakaguchi Says A New Last Story Title Would Be Up To Nintendo

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The Last Story Almost Didn’t Embark On Its Voyage To North America

Xseed Games announced last month that The Last Story was its most successful game to date. However, the action role-playing game almost never made it to North America, according to Xseed Games Executive Vice President Ken Berry. Berry said, that prior to approaching Nintendo about possible localization rights, he and his group had to convince … Continue reading The Last Story Almost Didn’t Embark On Its Voyage To North America

IGN’s Best Nintendo Home Console Game Of 2012 Is A Wii Game

The fantastic Wii-exclusive from developer Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, is IGN's choice for best Wii U/Wii game of 2012. The action role-playing game released 2010 in Japan, 2011 in Europe, and 2012 in North America. Other nominees for IGN's best Nintendo home console game of 2012 include Nintendo Land, New Super Mario Bros. U, Call … Continue reading IGN’s Best Nintendo Home Console Game Of 2012 Is A Wii Game

Xenoblade Is Time Magazine’s Second Best Game Of 2012

Time Magazine has published its favourite games of the year, and there's two exclusive Nintendo RPG's featured on the list. The stunning Xenoblade Chronicles was awarded the second best game of 2012 by the publication. Mistwalker's well-received The Last Story claimed the seventh position. Here's the top ten as decided by Time Magazine staff. Guild … Continue reading Xenoblade Is Time Magazine’s Second Best Game Of 2012

The Last Story For Wii Is Xseed Games’ Most Successful Title Ever

Nintendo published developer Mistwalker's Wii exclusive, The Last Story, in Japan and Europe. But in North America, Xseed Games is the action role-playing game's publisher, which makes it a third-party game for the six-year-old Wii. Xseed Games has announced that The Last Story is its most successful title to date. To celebrate, the publisher is … Continue reading The Last Story For Wii Is Xseed Games’ Most Successful Title Ever

Reggie Comments On The Last Story, Xenoblade And Monolith’s Wii U Game

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime has explained that the company wanted to see just how well both Xenoblade Chronicles and The Last Story sold in Europe before committing resources to either game. Fils-Aime also said that there's a lot of buzz related to Monolith Soft's forthcoming Wii U game in Japan. He said that … Continue reading Reggie Comments On The Last Story, Xenoblade And Monolith’s Wii U Game

Wii U GamePad “Works Best” For JRPGs

The Last Story lead designer Takuya Matsumoto feels that the Wii U GamePad's interface "works best for browsing and arranging information" in JRPGs. For example, thanks to its many features, the Wii U GamePad can be used as a device to locate a monster's weak spot to help understand battlefield conditions on a second screen. The … Continue reading Wii U GamePad “Works Best” For JRPGs

The Last Story North American Release Date Confirmed

The Last Story has been given a North American release date - August 14th. If you pre-order The Last Story from Amazon.com, EB Games Canada or GameStop, you'll receive a bonus soundtrack CD, - pictured above - which features seven tracks from the game's score. Xseed revealed that all launch copies of The Last Story will be limited edition, and … Continue reading The Last Story North American Release Date Confirmed