Level-5 Inc. (株式会社レベルファイブ, Kabushiki-gaisha Reberu Faibu) is an independent video game developer and publisher based in Fukuoka, Japan. The company, which employs about 280 individuals, was founded in October 1998 by Akihiro Hino after he departed from the now defunct Japanese developer Riverhillsoft. Hino designs, plans and produces all of Level-5’s games, and is President and CEO of the company.Since its inception, Level-5 has enjoyed a very close relationship with Sony Computer Entertainment, with many of its titles funded by and produced in conjunction with the publisher.
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  • Ni no Kuni Developer is Working on a New Game

    … If you are a JRPG fan then I have good news for you. Level-5, the minds behind, Dark Cloud, The White Knight Chronicles games and the critically praised Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, are making a new game for the PS4. Akihiro Hino, the Level-5 boss announced during a live stream of the White Knight Chronicles 2 that his studio…

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  • Level-5 Will Announce a new PlayStation 4 Game at E3 2015

    … E3 2015 seems like a very, very long way ahead of us, so much so that I don’t even own a 2015 diary to enter the date as to when it’ll be held, but that hasn’t stopped one developer from revealing that they’ll be announcing a new game at the biggest gaming event next year.. Level-5, probably most famous for its Professor Layton series, has…

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  • Level-5 to announce PS4 game at E3 2015

    … Level-5 will announce a new PlayStation 4 title at E3 2014, company boss Akihiro Hino confirmed during a White Knight Chronicles II live stream this morning. The Level-5-developed PlayStation 3 title was being live streamed as the game is free for PlayStation Plus subscribers in Japan this month. Akihiro Hino appeared as a guest. During […] Read Level-5 to announce PS4 game at E3 2015 in full on Gematsu. …

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  • Media Create Sales: 11/10/14 – 11/16/14

    …) – 71,303 (New) [PS4] Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Square Enix, 11/13/14) – 64,060 (New) [3DS] Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (Capcom, 10/11/14) – 39,502 (2,144,346) [3DS] One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X (Bandai Namco, 11/13/14) – 35,098 (New) [PS3] Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax (Sega, 11/13/14) – 34,671 (New) [Wii U] Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker…

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  • Media Create Sales: 11/3/14 – 11/9/14

    …) – 2,359 (66,956) [PS3] Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix (Square Enix, 10/02/14) – 2,258 (129,660) [PS4] Onechanbara Z2: Chaos (D3 Publisher, 10/30/14) – 2,245 (12,719) [3DS] Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 (Bandai Namco, 08/07/14) – 2,158 (154,098) [3DS] Yokai Watch (Level-5, 07/11/13) – 2,033 (1,293,939) [PSV] Super Hero Generation (Bandai Namco…

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  • Lots of Youkai Watch 2 commercials

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