gumi Inc. Debuts At Anime Expo 2015 With “Phantom of the Kill” And More Surprises
Officially announced for North America release, gumi Inc. to showcase the first Western appearance of hit strategy RPG “Phantom of the Kill” at America’s largest anime convention
Los Angeles, USA & Tokyo, Japan – June 10, 2015 – gumi Inc. makes its debut appearance at this year’s Anime Expo with hit Japanese strategy RPG Phantom of the Kill. A demo of Phantom of the Kill will be playable at Anime Expo as well as gumi’s latest mobile games for iOS and Android platforms, and other unannounced mobile games will be on display.
Expo attendees will have the chance to engage directly with gumi developers and receive in-game prizes – exclusive to Anime Expo – by visiting gumi’s booth, #1801 in the Exhibit Hall, from July 2-5 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Phantom of the Kill is a turn-based strategy game revolving around a group of assassins on a quest to recover their lost memories in a dangerous fantasy world. In this epic journey, magic and technology collide with demons and otherworldly beings. With globally renowned talent Mamoru Oshii (director of “Ghost in the Shell”) as Editorial Supervisor for the opening movie, Phantom of the Kill features intuitive “one thumb” controls, a huge array of character classes and weapons, beautiful graphics, and formidable challenges, Phantom of the Kill is a dazzling strategy RPG for players around the world. To date, Phantom of the Kill claims over 1,500,000 downloads and ranked number 1 in the Google Play Store in Japan!
The latest version of Chain Chronicle from SEGA Networks will be made playable on the expo show floor. The popular line defense role-playing game now features an all-new Arena Player vs. Player mode, new Blacksmith quests featuring powerful weapon arcanas to collect, and all-new characters with full-fledged backstories.
Finally, the latest version of Brave Frontier will be playable on the expo show floor. With over 30 million downloads worldwide, gumi releases this latest version of Brave Frontier featuring all-new Raid Battles, new dungeons, and new characters and beasts to collect from its 400+ roster.
About gumi Inc.
gumi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 3903) is one of the top mobile game developers in Japan and has published titles worldwide, such as popular Japanese RPG Brave Frontier, on various platforms. gumi aims to change the world through innovative entertainment products and services, including both original content and collaborations with popular IPs. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, the company has been growing its presence globally since 2012, with overseas operations in Asia in China, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan, and in Western countries in Canada, France, Sweden and the U.S.
Source: Press Release