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    ICO, Shadow of the Colossus Producer Leaves Sony

    May be just like Molyneux leaving Microsoft, not enough creative allowance

    Ico, Shadow of the Colossus producer leaves Sony
    Plans for the future still undecided, says Kaido.

    by Sal Romano [@salromano] at 12:49 PM EDT, August 27, 2012 .



    Kenji Kaido (pictured left), producer of Shadow of the Colossus and Ico, has left Sony Computer Entertainment Japan, he has announced on Twitter.

    Kaido was also lead game designer and associate producer on Ape Escape.

    His plans for the future are still undecided, though he will continue on with his summer vacation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AaronSOLDIER View Post
    Didn't we know this months ago?
    That was Fumito Ueda, creator of Last Guardian.

    It's looking pretty dark now...



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    Haha seems The Last Guardian is killing the studio. They probably want to cancel it but Sony won't let em lol.

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    I wouldn't be surprised if they closed the Team Ico division of SCE's Japan Studio as there is nothing but bad news concerning The Last Guardian.
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    Well they've been $#@!ing around for ages. Sony should close Japan and buy Quantic Dream. QD will be able to supply the platform with an untouched genre and specialist knowledge of the platform.

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    If things weren't bleak before. Man, Sony is probably being a d**khead. Guy: We're working hard and we're gonna get this out soon. Sony: How long will it be? Guy: About another year sadly Sony: WTF , man!!!! I got fans all up my a$$ asking for this game and i can't tell coming soon or anything. Guy: F u, Sony, i quit *Hangs up! jkjkjk

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    Quote Originally Posted by Silver_Knight View Post
    If things weren't bleak before. Man, Sony is probably being a d**khead. Guy: We're working hard and we're gonna get this out soon. Sony: How long will it be? Guy: About another year sadly Sony: WTF , man!!!! I got fans all up my a$$ asking for this game and i can't tell coming soon or anything. Guy: F u, Sony, i quit *Hangs up! jkjkjk
    Any scenario seems likely right now. I suppose not keeping my hopes up has been the right thing to do. <____<
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ghost-Rhayne View Post
    Well they've been $#@!ing around for ages. Sony should close Japan and buy Quantic Dream. QD will be able to supply the platform with an untouched genre and specialist knowledge of the platform.
    Why would Sony need to close Japan Studio? The issue lies with Team Ico. Japan Studio are responsible for other titles like Tokyo Jungle, Soul Sacrifice, Rain and Puppeteer. They've also worked on the Siren games with Project Siren.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PeanutButterMunky View Post
    Any scenario seems likely right now. I suppose not keeping my hopes up has been the right thing to do. <____<
    Yeah, that is the most logical thing. I'm just waiting a announcement about what's going. It's kinda sad Sony and there relationship has gotten like this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blacksite View Post
    Why would Sony need to close Japan Studio? The issue lies with Team Ico. Japan Studio are responsible for other titles like Tokyo Jungle, Soul Sacrifice, Rain and Puppeteer. They've also worked on the Siren games with Project Siren.
    I meant Team Ico... -.-

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    When high up people start leavign a company in my experience it means said company is in trouble and will close.

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    You mean... You mean I'm not going to be able to piggy-back on the shoulders of my giant horned demon-puppy?


    Well. $#@!.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ghost-Rhayne View Post
    I meant Team Ico... -.-

    Moar coffee!
    Lol. No worries.
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    I can see Santa Monica saving the day on this title. They are Sony's most dynamic studio and can surely bring the game home.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeviousOne View Post
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    Yep, most definitely.

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    Hm. Kinda hard to ignore the writing on the wall. Sounds like The Last Guardian is vaporware.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Morganator View Post
    Hm. Kinda hard to ignore the writing on the wall. Sounds like The Last Guardian is vaporware.
    I agree. That game isnt going to happen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by radgamer420 View Post
    I agree. That game isnt going to happen.
    Seriously though, this game is encroaching on Duke Nukem Forever development time territory now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Morganator View Post
    Seriously though, this game is encroaching on Duke Nukem Forever development time territory now.
    lol Yep and we all saw how that game turned out when it actually did get released.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Morganator View Post
    Seriously though, this game is encroaching on Duke Nukem Forever development time territory now.
    You must still be joking. No one heard anything on Duke Nukem Forever for 8 years before 3D Realms teased the game again. The Last Guardian is 4-years old, considering we first heard about it in 2008 and it was unveiled a year later. However, we haven't seen it in action since TGS 2010 and we know it was because they ran into some technical issues.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Blacksite View Post
    You must still be joking. No one heard anything on Duke Nukem Forever for 8 years before 3D Realms teased the game again. The Last Guardian is 4-years old, considering we first heard about it in 2008 and it was unveiled a year later. However, we haven't seen it in action since TGS 2010 and we know it was because they ran into some technical issues.
    agreed!Yeah, i still believe it's coming out. It'll be at TGS 2012 and if i'm wrong oh well.

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