Category Archives: Megaten

Strange Journey Pre-release Interview

I am….ALIVE. And rusty. Sorry in advance for sounding like Google Translate.  To celebrate my coming back to life, I decided to translate an interview taken shortly before the release of Strange Journey (since I’m playing it on and off … Continue reading

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SMT IV Draft Scenario

I believe it’s a well-known fact that Kaneko came up with the idea behind SMT IV and wrote the drafts that led to the game (almost) everyone has played. But did you know the drafts are more than just drafts? … Continue reading

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DLC TOPIC 02: MEPHISTO AND THE DEMON SUMMONING SORCERER

Can you believe I have finally reached the last topic? Yup, this historical moment has finally arrived. This last topic deals with the other DLC demon, Mephisto, or at least it’s supposed to…err…you can probably learn new things about Faust … Continue reading

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Kaneko Kazuma 1996 Interview

First of all, thank you punishmentxsin for the commission! This time we have a short Kaneko Kazuma interview on the newly released (back then) Akuma Zensho in the eighth volume of the Sega Saturn Magazine, revealing something totally unexpected about Hachiman, with … Continue reading

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DLC TOPIC 01: CLEOPATRA AND THE EGYPTIAN CIVILISATION

Thought I was done? Haha no. One of the two DLC mythology articles, now with more history than ever. Previous topic: Myth and History.

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EIGHTEENTH TOPIC: MYTH AND HISTORY

Finally the last topic! Not really, but the last topic before the two DLC topics… No particular history or mythology lessons this time, but just a short and fast trip through ancient times to see how myths evolved from worship … Continue reading

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SEVENTEENTH TOPIC: SIEGFRIED AND TALES OF HEROES

Another SMT4F mythology topic! Two more left and we can finally end this two year long journey. Yay! Previous topic: Shesha and Dragon Gods around the World. Translation under the cut!

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