Q&A With Sasaki PiXEL Hidekuni, Developer of the Upcoming Retro shmup HORGIHUGH

An interview with the creator of the Japanese indie shoot ’em up HORGIHUGH, Sasaki Hidekuni. In the Q&A, Sasaki-san discusses what it’s like to be an indie developer in Japan and outlines the heartbreaking (yet ultimately heartwarming) story about how 2011’s Fukushima reactor incident led to his adopting the dog that would go on to inspire him to make HORGIHUGH. Sasaki-san also talks about his relationship with famed Konami composer Motoaki Furukawa and how he enlisted Furukawa-san to compose HORGIHUGH’s soundtrack.

Author: N4G

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