Hironobu Sakaguchi - Final Fantasy Creator Goes XBox Exclusive
Whoa! Looks like Microsoft is serious. Two of the most often-cited reasons for the XBox's failure in Japan were its lack of Japanese titles and its large, clunky, nasty, black-and-green appearance. You know how the Japanese like their electronics - small and cute. Looks like Microsoft is attacking both of these shortcomings with its next generation console, judging by their partnership with Sakaguchi and the console prototype pictures we've been seeing.
SEATTLE (AP) - The creator of the "Final Fantasy" series of video games will work exclusively on making two games for the next version of Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox game console in a bid to help the company gain more popularity in Japan.Thanks to Bannsidhe for digging this up.
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