Watch an Interview with Chaos Rings II Producer Takehiro Ando on NHK World Today

on September 21, 2011 12:28 AM

If you’re interested in Japan, you may know about NHK World, the English language channel of the Japanese national TV NHK. It’s an interesting window on Japan for us foreigners, and it can be watched online here.

Today during the Imagine-Nation show, NHK World is broadcasting an interview to Takehiro Ando, producer of the iPhone/iPad hit Chaos Rings and of the downloadable side-scroller Moon Diver, currently working on Chaos Rings II.

The interview will be aired several times during the day: 8:30 AM,  12:30 AM, 4:30 PM and 8:30 PM UK Time (it’ll be 3:30 AM, 7:30 AM, 11:30 AM and 3:30 PM on the US West Coast).

The show doesn’t feature only the interview with Ando-san, but also one with Makoto Kobayashi (Mecha designer of the Armored Core series and of prominent anime series like Last Exile and Mobile Suit Z Gundam) and another with Koji Yamamura, a visionary independent animator that’s winning awards all over the world.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.