Keiji Inafune, one of Capcom’s luminaries, rubbished the 2009 Tokyo Game Show as being “boring,” saying it made him think Japan’s game industry was “finished.”
Inafune, in charge of Research & Development and Online Business at Capcom, and known as the father of Megaman and the producer of Dead Rising, Biohazard and Onimusha, made the controversial remarks at a recent event showcasing upcoming zombie hack-fest Dead Rising 2:
“What did everyone think of TGS 2009, honestly?
Personally, I thought it was boring, it made me think Japan’s game industry is finished.”
He has previously criticised Japanese games for a lack of blood and flying limbs, a deficiency he seems hell bent on correcting…