Kenichiro Takaki has NO Intention of Toning Down Senran Kagura for the West

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

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To catch everyone up to speed on this story,  PlayStation LifeStyle had released an interview with Senran Kagura producer Kenichiro Takaki that stated he had considered toning down some of the sexual content found in the series in other regions. Marvelous Game’s European branch later released a response stating basically they would not be censoring content for any of their releases, and that the producer was speaking about toning down the series as a whole.

Kenichiro Takaki has put this issue rest with a series of two Tweets:

My take on this is if the producer is considering toning down the series this is a creative decision and not one based around censoring the game for certain regions.

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  • bomblord

    I feel like toning down the amount of it and some of the ridiculousness of it it would help make the application more impactful. The way they currently do it with a non-stop barrage of over the top stuff tends to lead to indifference.

    Having fewer but more impactful scenes would probably be good for the series.

  • Mr0303

    Glad to hear that. Takaki was never the one to tone things down. In fact each subsequent game has been upping the fan service features and I’d like to see this trend continuing.

  • benzene

    That’s a poisoned statement, since it means that

    1- Either it gets originally toned for Japan and it’s not likely we’re getting a better version.
    2- They still would have to submit to the rating organizations in the worst case