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Recent articles by Ishaan Sahdev

Capcom tries again with Monster Hunter Stories 2 -- but why?

Capcom slips another quarter into the machine and makes a play for Japan's kids market

By Ishaan Sahdev

Are publishers doing enough with their brands? | Opinion

EA hasn't produced much with the Star Wars brand, and it's not alone among publishers in the west -- it's high time they took some lessons from Japan

By Ishaan Sahdev

Virtuos: Switch ports, co-development, and next-gen

Virtuos on its journey from small contract studio to pushing the boundaries of what's possible on Nintendo Switch

By Ishaan Sahdev

Dangen Entertainment: What it really costs to run an indie publishing label

With the right focus and the right relationships, the Osaka-based publisher can find success with 10,000 units sold

By Ishaan Sahdev

How Mario Kart Tour could bring Mario Kart up to speed | Opinion

Nintendo's smartphone racer will need reinvention to succeed in a landscape of player-retention, daily active users and paid conversions

By Ishaan Sahdev

The case for a smaller, more portable Nintendo Switch | Opinion

Portables were said to be dead -- so why would Nintendo consider releasing a smaller Switch?

By Ishaan Sahdev

Rising development costs forced Square Enix to find its soul | Opinion

When Final Fantasy was no longer enough, the venerable publisher dug deeper

By Ishaan Sahdev

Nintendo's greatest strength this generation is self-acceptance | Opinion

The platform holder has returned to its roots, and it is stronger and more well-rounded as a result

By Ishaan Sahdev

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