After having scored 35 out of 40 points from the Famitsu, Atlus’ “adult” game Catherine was published on the PS3 and XBOX360 in Japan on February 17 – and is selling very well over here. Reason enough for Atlus to officially announce the title for the US market yesterday and release the first English trailer today. → Read More
Perfect World, a NASDAQ-listed online game developer and operator based in China, has agreed to acquire C&C Media, a Japanese online game operator from computer and video game developer ATLUS. Perfect World, which currently boasts a market cap of nearly $2 billion, will pay an aggregate purchase price of approximately $21 million.
C&C Media was founded in June 2001 and operates a website… → Read More
You may have read my recommendation of Atlus’ monster hit, Persona 3: FES in a not-so-recent CrunchArcade column. It’s a great game, and as you can guess from the “3″ in its title, part of an ongoing series. Atlus just announced the next entry in the series, unsurprisingly titled Persona 4. I thought I’d mention it in case you hadn’t taken my advice about… → Read More