Words by Angelina Montanez
Japan is known for creating some of the hottest game we never get to experience in the US. Designer Kaz Ayabe is one of the leaders of this not-so-popular trend, having worked on numerous import titles that most people outside of the Japan have yet to play. Looks like that’s all come to an end, with Ayabe jumping onboard the new Nintendo 3DS title: Attack of the Friday Monsters! A Tokyo Tale. The game, which takes place in a suburban territory near Tokyo around the 1970s and plays off the Kaiju genre, has already proven to be a success on the international front. But is it too niche for US gamers to enjoy? We take a look at how Attack of the Friday Monsters! A Tokyo Tale holds up.