Microsoft is trying to prove once again that they are very serious about Japan, and this time they had quite a few interesting announcements about upcoming Xbox 360 games. Many thanks to Jonnyram for his realtime reporting from the press conference.
First of all, a lot of japanese publishers are signed up for Xbox Live Arcade content: Konami, Hudson, Namco and SNK are listed. Pacman and Galaga are almost ready.
Namco then announced the future release of Culdcept Saga for Xbox 360, playable online. Imagine a strange mix between a board game and a RPG.
Sakaguchi then announced that Blue Dragon would be released at the end of the year in Japan. Lost Odyssey will have a playable demo in Autumn, and be fully released in 2007. Cry On will be released much later.
Square-Enix then announced Project Sylph, a shooter they will publish, developed by Game Arts. 360 Exclusive.
Finally Microsoft announced they would be publishing another big RPG, this time developed by Tri Ace.
A Lot of new trailers and videos were shown, but it looks like people were not allowed to film. Wait & See!
@Moonwalker: I don't think they bothered w/ H1 because it had already been remastered, and H3/4 because they were 360 games. (1 Hour ago)
map they are showing now looks kinda shitty compared to the other one i saw. (1 Hour ago)
extra 20gig day one patch gives you an idea how much they have packed into this collection :) (1 Hour ago)
@Moonwalker: Campaign is remastered. So many details to list tbh youre better off heading over to halowaypoint and checking out everything there. The fact they have filled a bluray and u need to dl an (1 Hour ago)
@GriftGFX: Ooooh ok, hmmm i see. That's a bummer. Campaign is remastered though right? So none for Halo 1 and 3? (1 Hour ago)