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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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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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Suda51 Interview (Flower, Sun, and Rain)

Spring 2001 interview with Suda Goichi about his newly released game — Flower, Sun, and Rain for GPara, unearthed by infernalgrape​. Thank you for the commission! Interview “I killed all my previous works once when Flower, Sun, and Rain was released, … Continue reading

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SIXTEENTH TOPIC: SHESHA AND DRAGON GODS AROUND THE WORLD

Today we’re talking about dragons. Lots of dragons. All kinds of dragons. Previous topic: Tenkai and the Edo Mandala.

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FIFTEENTH TOPIC: TENKAI AND THE EDO MANDALA

Remember those mythology articles released back when SMT 4 FINAL wasn’t already old news? I figured  two years is perhaps a tad too long even for my levels of procrastination, so I decided to get them done once and for … Continue reading

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