With the demo launching for the PlayStation 3 this week, Level-5 (Professor Layton) have posted a behind the scenes look at their collaboration wiht revered Studio Ghibli, Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. CEO Akihiro Hino and director Ken Motomura discuss the game and their company's cultures and philosophy. Check it out after the jump.
The latest weekly download update on the PlayStation Blog shows a bunch of stuff on its way to PSN, from the Uncharted card battle game on Vita to the PlayStation 2 Classics kissin' game Chulip. There's also a Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch demo for those looking to try out Level-5's collaboration with Studio Ghibli. Read on for more!
It sounds like the folks at Level-5 are pleased with how their first collaboration with Studio Ghibli went. During a group interview session at a pre-TGS event at Namco Bandai HQ, Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino commented that he'd like to work with Ghibli again, and, given the opportunity, would adapt Castle in the Sky.
After attendees of the Cologne, Germany's GamesCom trade show got an early look at the international release of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, the latest preview of Level-5's PS3 RPG with Studio Ghibli character design is now online. Get a look after the jump.
In addition to a special "Wizard's Edition," which gets better the more people pre-order it, Ni no Kuni also has exclusive offers at both Amazon and GameStop. Read on for more!
The special "Wizard's Edition" of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is pretty loaded, but for some that's just not enough. Namco Bandai knows this, so the publisher is whipping up a playful take on Kickstarter to up the ante. The more people who pre-order the game, the more treats they'll throw in! More after the jump.
Namco Bandai is now taking pre-orders for a special, limited "Wizard Edition" of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. The $100 package will include a hardbound Wizard's Companion book and a plush doll of Drippy. Get a look after the jump.
As the video game industry pulls into the E3 mega event, Namco Bandai has posted a trailer for Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, a PS3 RPG from Level-5 with Studio Ghibli character designs. That and the release dates after the jump.
Japanese sales of Studio Ghibli and Level-5's Ni no Kuni have been what the business world might describe as "soft." Consequently, Level-5 is looking at how the game does internationally before committing to a sequel. See what Level-5's CEO had to say after the jump.
Bandai Namco has posted the trailer for Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, an RPG created by the Japanese development team at LEVEL-5 with animation by the legendary Studio Ghibli. Take a look at the English trailer after the jump.
Everyone was understandably excited when it was announced that Namco Bandai would be bringing the gorgeous Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch to North America and Europe. While that release is still planned, the Winter 2012 date has now been pushed back to "Q1 2013." Read on for more.
Leading video games publisher and developer NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. today announced that Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch™ will have a Winter 2012 release in North America exclusively for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. This epic tale of a boy crossing two realities on a quest to find his mother brings together two of Japan’s most respected entertainment companies, LEVEL-5 and Studio Ghibli, to create an RPG for the ages.
Namco Bandai set a release window today for its localization of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. The Studio Ghibli/Level-5 collaboration will hit PlayStation 3 in North American this winter. More after the jump!
Though the game didn't exactly ignite the Japanese sales charts, Level-5's PlayStation 3 collaboration with Studio Ghibli, Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, is still heading to North America in early 2012. Check out several looks at the gorgeous game after the jump.