Monthly Updates: May 2022

Greetings. This is Driller from Drillimation Systems. Major changes and updates are coming in the upcoming month as we approach the end of yet another school year. And no, Susumu Takajima and Kagami Ochiai are not getting married, they’re just dressed up for the annual May Day celebration, which involves dressing up a girl asContinue reading “Monthly Updates: May 2022”

Muse Genkaroku to be Dropped to Avoid Religious Controversy

Akira Akagi Games made a shocking announcement that Muse Genkaroku will have to be dropped due to religiously sensitive material that could cause an uproar. The game featured heavy persecution of Buddhist individuals by people of other faiths. As Akira Akagi is based out of Vietnam, doing business in the country means Drillimation must complyContinue reading “Muse Genkaroku to be Dropped to Avoid Religious Controversy”

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”

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”

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”

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”

Monthly Updates: August 2021

Hi, this is Driller from Drillimation Systems. It’s been over a month since Chuhou Joutai 2: Paraided! released on Steam and we’re promoted it over the height of summer vacation, but it is unfortunately that time of the year again. As I always say, summer in the Northern Hemisphere is starting to come to anContinue reading “Monthly Updates: August 2021”

Introducing Emotes for the Drillimation Systems Discord server

Yesterday, Drillimation Systems began testing for what would apparently be some custom emotes for the Drillimation Systems Discord server. The first emote that was designed shows Kagami Ochiai from Chuhou Joutai giving a joyful face. Two other emotes featuring Driller were added upon request. Drillimation Systems will apparently expand their selection of emotes based onContinue reading “Introducing Emotes for the Drillimation Systems Discord server”

English Translation of 4Gamer.net Article 2D Shooter Sequel Chuhou Joutai 2 Releases, Also Features Co-Op Mode

Drillimation Systems has released the Japanese version of the 2D danmaku shooter Chuhou Joutai 2: Paraided! on Steam. The previous game Chuhou Joutai: The Middle State of War released last year in 2020. Following the defeat of a radical group led by a shogun who attempted to take over the fictional country of Kozan, theContinue reading “English Translation of 4Gamer.net Article 2D Shooter Sequel Chuhou Joutai 2 Releases, Also Features Co-Op Mode”