Falcom CEO talks Vita RPG

Earlier this year Nihon Falcom Corporation (makers of Ys, and the Trails in the Sky series) announced that they would be developing a PlayStation Vita launch window title. That was all they said, however, as AndriaSang reports in a Dengeki PlayStation article CEO Toshihiro Kondo let this slip:

The new game has reached a point where it can be played a considerable amount, Kondo told the magazine. Development will require a bit more time, though.

Kondo also expressed interest in some of the system’s special features, saying that pointing devices are a good fit for Falcom games. He added that Falcom would not simply use a feature just because it’s there, though. As an example, he mentioned the system’s front and rear touch capabilities. The new game uses both, but only where truly necessary.

It seems the game’s development is at a place to where a potential TGS announcement isn’t out of the picture.


Posted on August 16, 2011, in NGP Games and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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