[Translation Tuesday] Ys IX Prequel Novel Summary (Guest Submission)

This started with Shawnji writing up summaries of the prequel novel that was packaged with the limited edition releases of Ys IX: Monstrum Nox on Discord. I had approached him at one point to ask if he wanted a place to host his summaries that wasn’t in a Discord server’s…

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Falcom’s 2019 End of Year Financial Sheet – Record Profits Earned!

On November 7, 2019, Falcom posted their balance sheet reporting on the end of year results for their most recent fiscal year. For those who are unaware, Falcom’s fiscal year runs slight off of the norm, starting from October 1st and ending on September 30th. (The norm in Japan is April ~ March.)

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[Anime Expo 2019] An Interview with Toshihiro Kondo

Just before Anime Expo, I had the opportunity to join NIS America at a press event held in San Francisco. There, I got to play part of their English build of Trails of Cold Steel III, as well as meet with Toshihiro Kondo for an interview.

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[Anime Expo 2019] Trails of Cold Steel III – First Impressions

This week, I had the opportunity to play a build of The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III thanks to NIS America at a press event in San Francisco. I played through the entire introduction, and had the was able to sit and watch someone play through the rest of the prologue.

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NIS America and Cold Steel III Events at Anime Expo 2019

NIS America has not only revealed that they will be at AnimeExpo this year to promote their release of The Legend of Heroes: Cold Steel III, but they are also bringing Falcom president, Toshihiro Kondo along as a special guest. Panel #1:Toshihiro Kondo, From Fan to PresidentDay 1 (July 4th),…

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