As part of the release of Granblue Fantasy Versus, Cygames Magazine interviewed the series’ director, Fukuhara Tetsuya (FKHR) on his thoughts about developing GBVS, and what the future holds for GBF in general.Continue reading “Cygames Magazine interview with Fukuhara Tetsuya – 02/19/2020”
Pieces of this interview were sprinkled in the Granblue Fantasy Versus interview in the Feb 20th issue of Famitsu, but the whole thing was posted on Famitsu.com – it’s a doozy!
The three people interviewed about the development process of GBVS are:
Anbe Hideyuki (Anbe) – development manager of GBVS
Sawada Hideaki (Sawada) – Art director of GBVS
Sekine Kazuto (Pachi) – Lead battle plannerContinue reading “Famitsu.com interview with Arc System Works – Feb 20, 2020 issue”
On the more casual side of things, the Feb 20, 2020 issue of Famitsu spoke to Katou Emiri and Takagi Miyu, the hosts of their weekly GBF stream, for their thoughts on Granblue Fantasy Versus.Continue reading “Famitsu interviews with Katou Emiri (Sierokarte) and Takagi Miyu (Mirin) – February 20, 2020 edition”
Weekly Famitsu magazine sat down with Fukuhara Tetsuya (“FKHR”, director of Granblue Fantasy and Granblue Fantasy Versus) as part of their cover feature on Granblue Fantasy Versus, and we’ve translated his interview here!Continue reading “Famitsu interview with Fukuhara Tetsuya – February 20, 2020 edition”
The second interview in Dengeki PlayStation Magazine vol. 684 is with Yonezawa Madoka, the voice of Ferry! She talks from the perspective of a diehard fighting game fan, as well as a longtime veteran of the Granblue Fantasy series.
It’s not required to read part 1 of this interview with Oosaka Ryouta (Percival), but it’s still fun!Continue reading “Dengeki PlayStation interview: Yonezawa Madoka (Ferry)”
As part of the Granblue Fantasy Versus marketing blitz, Dengeki PlayStation volume 684 includes a 20-page cover feature on GBVS, including two interviews with the voices of Percival and Ferry. They talk about their own characters as they enter the world of fighting games, as well as their favorite parts of GBVS.Continue reading “Dengeki PlayStation interview: Oosaka Ryouta (Percival)”
The second half of our interview with FKHR and KMR focuses on Granblue Fantasy in 2020 and beyond, from game updates to questions submitted by granblue_en followers!
Read part 1 of the interview if you want to read about Granblue Fantasy Versus or Relink.
Let’s dig in!Continue reading “Interview with Kimura Yuito and Fukuhara Tetsuya 2020 – Part 2”
After Granblue Fantasy Fes 2019, we were given the opportunity to sit down with Fukuhara Tetsuya (FKHR) and Kimura Yuito (KMR), the director and producer of Granblue Fantasy. We asked them about the many announcements made at that show, and they were gracious enough to answer. Here’s part 1:Continue reading “Interview with Kimura Yuito and Fukuhara Tetsuya 2020 – Part 1”
Famitsu magazine ran a Year of the Rat interview with two video composers who were born in the year of the rat: Sakamoto Hideki (b. 1972), who has composed music for the Yakuza and Super Smash Brothers series, and Granblue Fantasy‘s own Narita Tsutomu (b. 1984).
The two of them discuss video games, working with the legendary Uematsu Nobuo, and more!Continue reading “Famitsu 1/23/2020 interview with Narita Tsutomu”
The Granblue TV Channel end-of-2019 special featured Touyama Nao and Katou Emiri visiting the Cygames offices, and while we had a thread covering the fun little bits of the episode, we also promised a more thorough translation of the interviews with FKHR and KMR at the end.
Here they are!Continue reading “Granblue TV Channel #39: interviews with KMR and FKHR”