First Stage of Touhou 5 Demake Complete, Second Stage Underway

The first stage of the intended Touhou 5: Mystic Square NES Demake is already done, within three days of starting development. Development formally began on March 31, 2022. How Drillimation was able to finish that stage was the engine from the Lotus Land Story NES Demake was reused. The engine also had to be modifiedContinue reading “First Stage of Touhou 5 Demake Complete, Second Stage Underway”

Monthly Updates: April 2022

Hi, this is Driller from the administration team. What you are seeing is the full transcript for the April 2022 edition of the State of the Prophet Driller. Click here to view it on YouTube. Touhou 5: Mystic Square NES Demake‘s Development is Well Underway It’s great to see you on this April Fools DayContinue reading “Monthly Updates: April 2022”

Drillimation to Translate All Future Issues of Yumiko Comics

Pretty much everyone has traveled to a foreign country that doesn’t speak their native language at least once in their life. And there may be one or two situations where they’ve encountered directional signs and/or menu items where the translation to English or their native tongue isn’t reliable or correct. This is what Drillimation SystemsContinue reading “Drillimation to Translate All Future Issues of Yumiko Comics”

The Origin of Susumu Takajima’s Machetes

If you’ve ever seen Drillimation’s mascot character Susumu Takajima or even played any of the Chuhou Joutai games, you may notice he wields not one, but two sword-like weapons with green blades in both of his hands. They are actually machetes, and their blades are made of diamond, giving him the ability to cut throughContinue reading “The Origin of Susumu Takajima’s Machetes”

Here’s How Long it Took to Develop Each Drillimation Game

Game development is a long, expensive process. Some games can be developed in a short period of time if they’re simple, but the more complex ones take more time. This all depends on how many features you intend to add to the game. I will focus on the amount of development time it took toContinue reading “Here’s How Long it Took to Develop Each Drillimation Game”

Why Frederic Sam Fawkes Ignited the Soviet-Kozan Conflict

Frederic Sam Fawkes is the paramount leader of SPASDOT for both its incarnations starting from 1975. His goal is to shape Kozan into an authoritarian and militaristic society while following communist doctrines. Despite this, he was able to win the trust of the Soviet Union during the first incarnation. His intent is to push backContinue reading “Why Frederic Sam Fawkes Ignited the Soviet-Kozan Conflict”

Chuhou Joutai 3 is 30% Complete, PC-98 Originals May Slow or Stall Due to Akira Akagi’s Exams

We are proud to announce that the demo for Chuhou Joutai 3 is halfway done, and the base game is a third of the way complete. Tomorrow will be the last time in a while that Drillimation may do music uploads and such; as the developer of Muse Genkaroku will be taking the next twoContinue reading “Chuhou Joutai 3 is 30% Complete, PC-98 Originals May Slow or Stall Due to Akira Akagi’s Exams”

Muse Genkaroku Development to Temporarily Slow or Stall Due to Exams

Drillimation Systems is announcing that the development of Muse Genkaroku will temporarily slow down or stop due to exams that are to take place for the developer. This comes as her midterm exams for the second semester come in. The Vietnamese school year is a lot like the Western academic calendar with the first semesterContinue reading “Muse Genkaroku Development to Temporarily Slow or Stall Due to Exams”

Why Kozan Waits So Long to Coronate a New Monarch

Two weeks following the death of Queen Marisa in February 1752, newly-ascended King Kichou was given a briefing of his royal duties including the bedroom he would sleep in and all of the other functions of the Kozankyo Imperial Palace. It has since become a long-running tradition where the Prime Minister would ensure the newContinue reading “Why Kozan Waits So Long to Coronate a New Monarch”

Drillimation to Strengthen Anti-Piracy Measures in Chuhou Joutai 3 Following Anti-Piracy Crackdown for the Second Game

Two days ago, Drillimation launched a massive crackdown of illegally distributed copies of Chuhou Joutai 2: Paraided! on multiple websites. The DRM was cracked within four days after the game released in July 2021. Drillimation initiated a series of DMCA takedown notices against multiple websites who illegally distributed the game. Skidrow was the first toContinue reading “Drillimation to Strengthen Anti-Piracy Measures in Chuhou Joutai 3 Following Anti-Piracy Crackdown for the Second Game”