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This Week’s Famitsu Issue (April 2, 2008)

Soul avatar Soul / 2nd April 2008 /
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It’s that time of the week again, check after the jump for full info and scans.

– Scores

8/7/7/7 Raiden Fighters Aces
10/9/9/9 Mario Kart Wii
6/7/5/5 Battle of Sunrise
7/8/7/6 Turok (Xbox 360)

Star Ocean 4 (Undecided)

– 8 pages.
– Character designs for Edge Marverick and Remy Saionji revealed.
– CG shots from the trailer.
– Some town shots that look like they might be realtime.
– Interview with the S-E producer, and Gotanda.
– Gotanda isn’t directing SO4 this time, he’s just a supervisor and responsible for the original story concept.

Infinite Undiscovery (Xbox 360)

– 7 pages.
– Release date coming soon.
– Interview with Kojima, the director.
– Mostly old pictures.

Valkyrie Profile: The Accused One (Nintendo DS, TBA)

– Interview with Katou, the coproducer of VP Lenneth and SO1 PSP.
– Gameplay systems revealed: Multi-story System, Magic Crystal System, Mutual Assist System.
– More story pictures, all isometric.

Sengoku Basara Cross (PlayStation 2, 6/26)

Mana-Khemia 2 (PlayStation 2, 5/29)

Trauma Center 2 (Nintendo DS, 8/7)

– Direct sequel to Trauma Center 1.