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Trails of Cold Steel 3 Coming to North America With an Experienced Localization Team

NIS America is bringing in support for a new localization.

Suda51 Revisits Killer 7 To Talk About Cut Content, A Potential Sequel, and His Favorite Character

At PAX West 2018, Killer 7 writer, director, and designer Goichi Suda fill us in about his cult classic's upcoming PC remaster.

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Classic Strategy RPGs Langrisser 1 and 2 Are Getting Remakes Early Next Year

Relive the glory days, now on the go.

Trails of Cold Steel 3 Coming to North America With an Experienced Localization Team

NIS America is bringing in support for a new localization.

Suda51 Revisits Killer 7 To Talk About Cut Content, A Potential Sequel, and His Favorite Character

At PAX West 2018, Killer 7 writer, director, and designer Goichi Suda fill us in about his cult classic's upcoming PC remaster.

NISA Details Four Ys 8 Patches That Will Fix Everything From Localization to Graphics in Switch Version

The Ys 8 fixes are coming, and they're coming at launch.

Suda 51's Killer7 is Coming to Steam This Fall

The cult-classic is getting a PC release.

Disgaea 5 Complete for Steam Delayed Until Summer 2018

During a bug hunt, NISA found a problem that requires additional attention.

Ys 8 Out Today on PC With Free Digital Bonuses and Revised Localization

The PS4 already received the revised localization as a patch in January.

NIS America Apologizes for Saying Sony "Isn't Friendly to Small Publishers"

President Takuro Yamashita reaffirms support for PS4 version of SNK Heroines.

Report: NIS America Online Store Hacked, Losing Customer Payment Data [Update: NISA Responds]

NIS America has sent out emails detailing the attack to affected customers.

Ys 8: Lacrimosa of Dana Is Getting a Switch Release This Summer

NIS America is bringing the Falcom adventure to Nintendo's platform.

NIS America Will Re-edit Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana's Localization Amid Complaints

"[T]he quality of the Ys VIII localization has not reached an acceptable level by our own standards"

With Danganronpa V3, The Murder Detective Series Finally Has an Ultimate Hero

At last, a true hero emerges. Caution: spoilers for trial one. (But not beyond.)

Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Review: The Good Times Are Killing Me

Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony is more of the murderous friendship building simulator you know and love.

Disgaea 5 Complete Rated on PC by ESRB [Updated]

The squad decides that landing a beachhead on the Switch isn't enough.

Disgaea 5 Complete Review: The Game of The Year Edition A Few Years Later

Disgaea 5 Complete is a faithful return to the PlayStation 4 original, letting you play Disgaea 5 on the go.

Danganronpa V3 Heads West for PS4 and Vita in 2017

The next Danganronpa is coming to our shores as Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony.

NIS America Publishing Touhou Genso Wanderer in US on Feb 7

Two Touhou titles are coming to North America next year.

Danganronpa Heads to PS4, for People Prejudiced Against PCs and Portables

The first two games in Spike Chunsoft's breakout visual novel series are finally coming to a "real" console (you monsters).

NIS America Bringing God Wars to PS4 and Vita in Early 2017

Kadokawa Games' tactical RPG is heading Westward. Starving tactics fans rejoice.

That Time at E3 That NIS America Tried to Get Me Drunk

Not that they needed to; their lineup of niche software stands on its own.

NIS Discusses Criminal Girls 2 Content Changes for Western Release

NIS America decides to be open and honest about why it's making changes to Criminal Girls 2.

Stranger of Sword City Turns Out to be More Familiar Than Its Name Suggests

While its intriguing premise isn't the only novel element this dungeon crawler brings to the table, it's ultimately business as usual.

A Busy 2016 for NIS America: Grand Kingdom, a Psycho-Pass Visual Novel, and More

NIS America outlines a year in which they will try to expand their audience via both the PC and PlayStation 4.

Disgaea Heads to Steam, a Platform NIS Needs to Succeed

The first Disgaea heads to PC as NIS potentially rethinks its console focus.

Rodea the Sky Soldier Makes Modern 3D Sonic Look Like a Masterpiece

Yuji Naka's pet project definitely doesn't feel like it was five years in the making.

Disgaea 5 Alliance of Vengeance PS4 Review: Roaring Rampage of Revengeance

Disgaea is still the same game at its core, but more systems and a new cast keep it moving forward.

Danganronpa 3 Will Bring Ultimate Despair to PS4 and Vita

Spike-Chunsoft's murder mystery "psychopop" thriller makes its inevitable move to the world of consoles with its latest installment.

What's the Deal with Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls?

Its title may be a mouthful, but Spike Chunsoft's spin-off certainly takes this visual novel series to interesting places.

10 Questions with Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair's Killer Localization Team

Spike Chunsoft's intriguing mix of Battle Royale and Ace Attorney debuted in America with one of the best English language adaptations in years. We talked to NIS America's crack team of localizers to find out how they pulled off this nearly impossible task.

Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Vita Review: Last Resort

Don't let the anime aesthetic fool you—Spike Chunsoft's ambitious sequel contains some of the best writing you'll ever see in a video game.

Text Adventures: The Story of Visual Novels in America

In the past decade, visual novels have blossomed in the west. How did it happen? And what's next? We spoke with the talent at XSEED, Aksys Games, and more.

Hyperdimension Neptunia Producing Perfection Vita Review: Pocket Goddesses

The gang of console personifications aims to dominate Gamindustri in a whole new way.

Demon Gaze Vita Review: The Vita's Answer to Etrian Odyssey?

Kadokawa Games' dungeon crawler is a wonderfully accessible introduction to the genre -- and proof a game doesn't need to be overly flashy to provide an enjoyable, addictive experience.

JPgamer: Demon Gaze is an Unabashedly Old-School Dungeon Crawler

In this week's JPgamer, Pete delves into the strange, wonderful and suspiciously grid-based world of Kadokawa Games' Demon Gaze, coming soon to the West courtesy of NIS America.

NIS America Announces Danganronpa 2 and More

Now Danganronpa's out and getting some great reviews, wouldn't it be a great time for NISA to announce the se-- oh, well, what do you know?

NIS America Confirms DanganRonpa and Demon Gaze for the West

Japanese game specialist NIS America has just announced two new Vita games coming to the Western market.