10/18: Front Mission: Gun Hazard and Skies of Arcadia developer interviews added.

9/30: Marvel vs. Capcom 2, Time Crisis, Cool Boarders, Emerald Dragon, and Golden Sun developer interview added.

8/31: Summer of Street Fighter II, Bangai-O, Final Fantasy X, and Hellsinker developer interviews added.

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