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News: Koei Tecmo is Planning Another Major Collaboration With a Western IP

Koei Tecmo is Planning Another Major Collaboration With a Western IP

Fingers crossed for Nintendo support

Koei Tecmo can certainly be considered among Nintendo's most valuable allies in Japan. It not only develops the Nintendo-owned Fatal Frame titles, but has also produced titles such as the rather popular Hyrule Warriors. That Legend of Zelda spin-off has shipped over a million copies on Wii U and is coming to the...

Feature: Ahead Of Hyrule Warriors, We Take A Look Back At Koei Tecmo's Famous Musou Series

Ahead Of Hyrule Warriors, We Take A Look Back At Koei Tecmo's Famous Musou Series

New to the franchise? Allow us to educate

With Hyrule Warriors marching dangerously close to its day of release, we wonder how many Nintendo gamers know their Dynasty Warriors from their Samurai Warriors – their Lu Bu from their Tadakatsu Honda. Indeed, most probably already know that Hyrule Warriors itself is just another in a long line of...

News: Capcom Is Suing Koei Tecmo For Patent Infringement, Looking For $9.43 million Settlement

Capcom Is Suing Koei Tecmo For Patent Infringement, Looking For $9.43 million Settlement

Legal laughs

Capcom has taken Koei Tecmo to court in Japan in relation to patent infringement and is seeking a settlement of $9.43 million. The first oral arguments were heard today in Osaka District Court. The first patent named in the lawsuit was filed by Capcom in 2002 and relates to "a function that lets you acquire new content by combining an...