Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

Danganronpa writer’s GDC talk discusses how to make expectation-defying characters

by 1 week ago

Earlier this year, Danganronpa writer Kazutaka Kodaka gave a presentation at GDC about his character creation process for the visual novel series. Now, the entirety of his talk has been …

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Danganronpa writer doesn’t think he can top the series’ villain

by 3 months ago

Danganronpa’s series writer Kodaka Kazutaka has spoken a bit about his mindset behind creating the main villain of the visual novel series. [Spoilers for Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc and Danganronpa …

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Danganronpa sells 200k in North America and Europe

by 4 months ago

NIS America has confirmed that Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc and Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair have collectively sold 200,000 on the PlayStation Vita. News of this comes from NISA’s Takuro Yamashita, …

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Learn the Rules of the Danganronpa Murder Mystery Event at Anime Conji 2015

by 5 months ago

On April 4th, NIS America is holding an event at Anime Conji 2015 that will allow attendees to take part in a real-life Danganronpa murder mystery. The company has now …

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NIS America to Host Danganronpa Murder Mystery Event at Anime Conji 2015

by 5 months ago

    NIS America is partnering up with Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation to bring a Danganronpa event to the Anime Conji being held in San Diego, CA next month. …

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    Spike Chunsoft Explains How Distrust Became Danganronpa

    by 6 months ago

    Before the Danganronpa series was more comedic and full of pink blood, Spike Chunsoft had initially envisioned a more “straight up gruesome horror” vibe for the game when it was …

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    Spike Chunsoft Has No Plans to Port Danganronpa Games to Other Platforms

    by 6 months ago

    Spike Chunsoft has no plans to port the Danganronpa series to other platforms other than the PlayStation Vita. News of this comes from producer Yoshinori Terasawa, who told Rely on …

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    Danganronpa 3’s Scenario “Isn’t Written Yet” Says Series Writer

    by 6 months ago

    Spike Chunsoft has given some insight into the illusive third mainline Danganronpa game's status. Speaking to Polygon, series writer Kodaka Kazutaka (who is currently attending GDC, and will be hosting …

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    Danganronpa: Yoshinori Terasawa Talks Hope, Despair, and the Maniacal Bear

    by 6 months ago

    Here at Gaming Trend, we are pretty huge fans of Danganronpa. From the compelling murder mystery to the captivating story behind the game's incredible villain, there aren't a lot of …

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    Danganronpa Director to Hold Character-Centric Panel at GDC

    by 7 months ago

    It has been announced that Spike Chunsoft's Kazutaka Kodaka will be holding a panel at this year's GDC about how he went about writing the characters and story of the …

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    Spoilercast: Danganronpa 1 + 2

    by 7 months ago

    It's time for the Spoilercast again, and this one is all about Danganronpa. The hit series of visual novels that became a sleeper hit in the US, David Roberts and …

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    Recommended Reading: Our Guide to Visual Novels

    by 8 months ago

    DISCLAIMER - Visual novels have a history of containing adult content intended for audiences of eighteen years or older. These types of visual novels, called "eroge" because they contain erotic …

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