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'''CP.BRAiN''' (株式会社シー・ピー・ブレイン) was a Japanese game development company headed by Tokuhiro Takemori (竹森得泰), formerly of [[Aicom]]. [https://twitter.com/Chimerabeast/status/1012678615039860739] (''Game Machine'' 1992/3/15, p. 7)
  
Started by former [[Company:Aicom|Aicom]] staff. "C.P." stands for "Crash Power," if the high score tables in Chimera Beast and 64th. Street are to be believed.
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The high score tables in ''Chimera Beast'' and ''64th. Street'' (AC) suggest the "CP" in "CP.BRAiN" stands for "Crash Power," but this was apparently a joke. The actual meaning is not known. [https://twitter.com/Chimerabeast/status/1012678615039860739]
  
'''[[About:Research Methods|Research Methods]]:''' Hidden data, interviews, online resources (see [[#Links|Links]]), shared staff
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'''[[About:Research Methods|Research Methods]]:''' [[CP.BRAiN (actual mentions)|Actual mentions]], [[CP.BRAiN (hidden data)|hidden data]], online resources, [[CP.BRAiN (credits)|shared staff]]
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===3DO===
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*''Raindrop'' (unreleased) [https://twitter.com/gdri/status/1333844739205050368]
  
 
===Arcade===
 
===Arcade===
 
*''64th. Street: A Detective Story'' (Jaleco)
 
*''64th. Street: A Detective Story'' (Jaleco)
 
*''Big Striker'' (Jaleco)
 
*''Big Striker'' (Jaleco)
:<small>Programming: [[Company:Beyond Interactive|Beyond]]</small>
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:<small>Programming: [[Beyond Interactive|Beyond]]</small>
 
*''Chimera Beast'' (unreleased) (Jaleco)
 
*''Chimera Beast'' (unreleased) (Jaleco)
*''Phantasm / Avenging Spirit'' (Jaleco)
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*''Mawarundaa'' (unreleased) (Taito?) [https://twitter.com/gdri/status/1462576262275342339] [https://twitter.com/Chimerabeast/status/1405516137262051329]
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:<small>This was the basis for the Game Boy game ''Lucle'', which had the same main planner.</small>
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*''Phantasm'' / ''Avenging Spirit'' (Jaleco)
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*''Raindrop'' (unreleased)
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*''Quiz Combat Q'' (unreleased) (Jaleco)
 
*''Quiz Ghost Hunter'' (Sega)
 
*''Quiz Ghost Hunter'' (Sega)
 
*''Quiz Mekurumeku Story'' (Sega)
 
*''Quiz Mekurumeku Story'' (Sega)
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===Game Boy Color===
 
===Game Boy Color===
 
*''B-Daman Baku Gaiden: Victory e no Michi'' (JP Publisher: Media Factory)
 
*''B-Daman Baku Gaiden: Victory e no Michi'' (JP Publisher: Media Factory)
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*''B-Daman Baku Gaiden V: Final Mega Tune'' (JP Publisher: Media Factory)
 
*''Ou Dorobou Jing: Angel Version'' (JP Publisher: Masaya)
 
*''Ou Dorobou Jing: Angel Version'' (JP Publisher: Masaya)
 
*''Ou Dorobou Jing: Devil Version'' (JP Publisher: Masaya)
 
*''Ou Dorobou Jing: Devil Version'' (JP Publisher: Masaya)
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===Mega Drive/Genesis===
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*''The Soda Kids'' (unreleased) (Kaneko) [https://twitter.com/Chimerabeast/status/1359123554206318593]
  
 
===PlayStation===
 
===PlayStation===
*''Haunted Junction: Seitokai Batch o Oe!'' (JP Publisher: Media Works)
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*''Haunted Junction: Seitokai Badge o Oe!'' (JP Publisher: Media Works)
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:<small>Sound: T's Music</small>
 
*''Psychic Force: Puzzle Taisen'' (JP Publisher: Taito)
 
*''Psychic Force: Puzzle Taisen'' (JP Publisher: Taito)
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*''Wares 1092: Souheiden'' (JP Publisher: Yutaka)
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:<small>Production: Metem; Script: Märchen Breaker; Sound: Team X-Fade</small>
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===Saturn===
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*''Raindrop'' (unreleased) ([[Electronic Arts Victor]])
  
 
===Super Famicom/Super NES===
 
===Super Famicom/Super NES===
 
*''Okamoto Ayako to Match Play Golf: Ko Olina Golf Club in Hawaii'' (JP Publisher: Tsukuda Original)
 
*''Okamoto Ayako to Match Play Golf: Ko Olina Golf Club in Hawaii'' (JP Publisher: Tsukuda Original)
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*''The Soda Kids'' (unreleased) (Kaneko)
 
*''Zen Nihon GT Senshuken: Hyper Battle Game'' (JP Publisher: Banpresto)
 
*''Zen Nihon GT Senshuken: Hyper Battle Game'' (JP Publisher: Banpresto)
  
 
===WonderSwan===
 
===WonderSwan===
*''Chouaniki: Otoko no Tamafuda'' (JP Publisher: Bandai)
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*''Cho Aniki: Otoko no Tamafuda'' (JP Publisher: Bandai)
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*''Langrisser Millennium WS: The Last Century'' (JP Publisher: Bandai) [http://langrisser.info/langrisser_ws]
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
*[http://jfk.2ch.net/test/read.cgi/gsaloon/1163933211/429-433 2ch conversation]
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.hibari.ne.jp/gal.html Hibari Works (company headed by former CP.BRAiN employee Shigenori Hashimoto) gallery (Internet Archive Wayback Archive)] (Japanese)
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[[Category:Companies]]

Latest revision as of 23:57, 1 January 2022

CP.BRAiN (株式会社シー・ピー・ブレイン) was a Japanese game development company headed by Tokuhiro Takemori (竹森得泰), formerly of Aicom. [1] (Game Machine 1992/3/15, p. 7)

The high score tables in Chimera Beast and 64th. Street (AC) suggest the "CP" in "CP.BRAiN" stands for "Crash Power," but this was apparently a joke. The actual meaning is not known. [2]

Research Methods: Actual mentions, hidden data, online resources, shared staff

3DO

  • Raindrop (unreleased) [3]

Arcade

  • 64th. Street: A Detective Story (Jaleco)
  • Big Striker (Jaleco)
Programming: Beyond
  • Chimera Beast (unreleased) (Jaleco)
  • Mawarundaa (unreleased) (Taito?) [4] [5]
This was the basis for the Game Boy game Lucle, which had the same main planner.
  • Phantasm / Avenging Spirit (Jaleco)
  • Raindrop (unreleased)
  • Quiz Combat Q (unreleased) (Jaleco)
  • Quiz Ghost Hunter (Sega)
  • Quiz Mekurumeku Story (Sega)

Game Boy Color

  • B-Daman Baku Gaiden: Victory e no Michi (JP Publisher: Media Factory)
  • B-Daman Baku Gaiden V: Final Mega Tune (JP Publisher: Media Factory)
  • Ou Dorobou Jing: Angel Version (JP Publisher: Masaya)
  • Ou Dorobou Jing: Devil Version (JP Publisher: Masaya)

Mega Drive/Genesis

  • The Soda Kids (unreleased) (Kaneko) [6]

PlayStation

  • Haunted Junction: Seitokai Badge o Oe! (JP Publisher: Media Works)
Sound: T's Music
  • Psychic Force: Puzzle Taisen (JP Publisher: Taito)
  • Wares 1092: Souheiden (JP Publisher: Yutaka)
Production: Metem; Script: Märchen Breaker; Sound: Team X-Fade

Saturn

Super Famicom/Super NES

  • Okamoto Ayako to Match Play Golf: Ko Olina Golf Club in Hawaii (JP Publisher: Tsukuda Original)
  • The Soda Kids (unreleased) (Kaneko)
  • Zen Nihon GT Senshuken: Hyper Battle Game (JP Publisher: Banpresto)

WonderSwan

  • Cho Aniki: Otoko no Tamafuda (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Langrisser Millennium WS: The Last Century (JP Publisher: Bandai) [7]

Links