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The new Jake Hunter game may not be terrible

We were ridiculously excited about the North American debut of Workjam's Tantei Jinguuji Saburo detective adventure series -- until Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles actually came out, and turned out to be a mess of poor localization and incomplete content. Whoops. North American publisher Aksys...

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Bury the Shovelware: Jake Hunter Detective Chronicles

Pedigree Well, we've found one of the weirdest game company names in existence: Aksys Games. It's right up there with "Infogrames" and "Camerica." I was surprised to learn that they're not as obscure as their name would lead one to imagine: they're the folks behind the Guilty Gear series. Jake...

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DS Fanboy Review: Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles

In a platform game, it's important that you be able to actually move from one platform to the next. Action game? It's similarly important that you be able to fight and move, in order to progress through the game. Few people would argue those points -- so why is the text in a text adventure often...

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WRUP: She shouldn't have eaten the pizza rolls edition

Seriously, she only brought it on herself. Sharing is caring. In all seriousness, we were looking forward to the release of Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles this weekend for some crime-solving fun, but after checking out the reviews and discovering our localized version would only get half the...

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Metareview: Jake Hunter

Well folks, it would seem that all of our excitement over Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles might have been wasted. What little in the way of reviews for the game online say it's kind of, well ... below mediocre. They aren't too kind to the game, but we can't say we blame them. The North American...

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Jake Hunter gets busy boxart

Thanks to a sweet thread over at GAF, we've got a look at the boxart for upcoming Aksys title Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles. Regular readers of the site will know that we're pretty darn anxious to get our hands on this game and give it a try. If there's one thing we'll say about the boxart,...

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You don't need a detective to find these Jake Hunter sequel screens

If there's one thing we know, it's that we're incredibly interested in Jake Hunter: Detective Chronicles. The game looks like it will be a wonderful fit on the DS. We can't be the only ones excited? The latest update on the sequel to the first game comes courtesy of Game Watch. On top of several...

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Detecting. It's what we do.

Or rather, it's what we could be doing more of in the future. That's because Success Corp., maker of Touch Detective and Touch Detective 2 1/2, has updated its site with two new detective games for the DS. With both projects currently listed under the name of "Keiji," we're at a loss as to what...

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