By John Szczepaniak
This ebook unearths extra secrets and techniques in regards to the historical past of jap video games than ever sooner than, with 36 interviewees and particular archive photographs. Konami's mystery video games console, the starting place of online game Arts and Quintet, strange occasions at Telenet, tales on Falcom, politics at the back of Enix's video game programming contests, a journey of the Love-de-Lic and deform workplaces (with format sketches). each interviewee is requested approximately unreleased titles. Foreword by way of GAMESIDE magazine's editor-in-chief, Yusaku Yamamoto. INTERVIEWEES comprise: Hitoshi YONEDA / Tatsuo NOMURA / Katsutoshi EGUCHI / Toru HIDAKA / Roy OZAKI / Kouichi YOTSUI / Masaaki KUKINO / Yoshitaka Murayama / Harry Inaba / Ryukushi07 / Kotaro UCHIKOSHI / ZUN / Yoshiro KIMURA / Kouji YOKOTA / Jun Nagashima / Yuzo KOSHIRO / Masamoto MORITA / Akira TAKIGUCHI / Masakuni MITSUHASHI / Kohei IKEDA / Hiroshi SUZUKI / Tomonori SUGIYAMA / Yutaka ISOKAWA / Yasuhito SAITO / Takaki KOBAYASHI / Keite ABE / Keiji INAFUNE / Makoto GOTO
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