Migrating to new server

Dear all visitors,

In order to have a bit more flexibility for my future write ups i.e. making all Japanese blogs and English blog into single administrative account, potentially creating Wiki specific for certain dTCG/dCCG, I am migrating to different server and along with it I got a new domain.  If you like this blog, please bookmark my new site:


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【Warlords of Terra】Guaranteed Beta Pass

As you can tell how excited I am about this particular game and hate to admit, but there is a fair chance the Kickstarter of this project may not succeed.  However, even in a such event, developer now made a statement to promise at least closed beta access to those (attempted) backers.

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【Warlords of Terra】 ~ Immolation ~

Another Champion, another strategy.  This time it seems like rather a type of Control archetype deck.

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【HEX】 Core System Change

Tomorrow, we will have a patch with some main core system change in the game.

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【Warlords of Terra】Targos ~Potential of Combo Deck~

We’ve seen Tagos, Overload hero, on the alpha play video.  But today, the developer kindly gave me a chance to spoil English version of this card along with two other spoiler cards to help us understand potential type of deck we can make with him.  It’s a combo deck time!

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【Zems】Alpha play first impression

Finally, I got to play actual games on Alpha client.  Here is my first impression about the game.

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【Zems】How to Solve Alpha Launcher Issue

Perhaps, it may be just my computer but I have had issues lauching alpha application for Zems Online Card Game.  It’s an easy fix as long as you know what’s causing problem.  So in an event, anyone else having similar issue here it is.

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【Warlords of Terra】 New Hero ~Summoner~

What do you expect summoner to do?  I expect them to summon something.  That’s what exactly Lutien, Master Summoner does.  Here is a spoiler of Terra Hero.

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【DTCG/DCCG】 What’s the ideal business model?

It looks like the Zems developer is at the stage they are seriously considering changing their business model from Free to play digital CCG to buy once business model.   Earlier this year, Duelyst CCG successfully completed its kickstarter with original business model of Buy once but later they decided to switch to Free to Play model.  So what’s the right answer?  Why did one company switch from one to another, and now the other company is looking to switch from the other way around?   Let’s take a closer look about this topic as a player point of view.

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【ZEMS Online CCG】 ~Kickstarter~

Perhaps, I just feel this way but it seems like lately dTCG/dCCG genre have a trend to start merging with elements of realtime strategy game.  A while back, I noticed this with Faeria. But relatively recently Duelyst.  Then this months, we have seen Labryrinth CCG, Warlords of Terra TCG, and now this game ZEMS CCG.  There are fundamental similarities among these games.  Currently, ZEMS online is on Kickstarter. So let’s take a look.

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