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GhostWire: Tokyo developer Ikumi Nakamura has set up her own studio

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 24 March 2021 17:27 GMT Former Tango Gameworks lead designer Ikumi Nakamura has set up her own independent studio.In a 17 minute documentary from Game Spark and Archipel, Nakamura discusses her career, which spans from working at Capcom on Okami to being a concept artist for Bayonetta to becoming the creative director on GhostWire: Tokyo.Nakamura left Tango Gameworks back in September 2019, a few months after her popular on-stage appearance at E3. According to her, the departure was due to health reasons (thanks, PlayDiaries).“When you get ideas and work in a team, there can be some problems that come with…

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Ghostwire Tokyo coming October, Project Athia due January 2022 and more PS5 game release targets revealed

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 12 January 2021 09:12 GMT Sony has revealed the release windows for a number of third-party PS5 exclusives.As is often the case, Sony’s CES conference brought little in the way of video game news. Last year, for instance, the platform holder revealed the logo of the PS5. Thankfully, things are a little more interesting this year.At the end of its CES keynote, Sony ran a PlayStation sizzle reel with footage from a number of new and upcoming PS5 games; the sort of thing you end an E3 showcase with. Except unlike those E3 trailers, this one…

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Resident Evil creator has new game ideas not limited to horror

By Patrick Dane, Thursday, 17 December 2020 17:04 GMT Resident Evil director Shinji Mikami has new ideas for games across genres.Shinji Mikami will always go down as a legendary name in video game development. He helped hone and shape what horror in a video game could be when he directed Resident Evil in 1996. He then went on to reinvent the genre again with the more action-orientated Resident Evil 4.The creator, who founded ZeniMax’s Tango Gameworks in 2010, has taken a backseat in recent years though. The last game he directed was The Evil Within in 2014. This is by…

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You can pet the dog in Ghostwire: Tokyo

Tango Gameworks founder and CEO Shinji Mikami recently made an incredibly important announcement: You can pet the dog in Ghostwire: Tokyo. The news comes from the brand new Ghostwire: Tokyo PS5 trailer shown at QuakeCon earlier today. Check out the video below.“I’m Shinji Mikami from Tango Gameworks,” says Mikami at the beginning of the video. “Thank you for joining us during QuakeCon at home during these challenging times.”“I’ve been wondering why it’s been feeling so tough lately, then I realized that I’ve been in this industry for 30 years,” he continues. “I’d rather not become a fossil in the game industry, so…