Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco, California – January 26, 2017 (PST) – gumi Inc. and Fuji&gumi Games today announced that the global version ofPhantom of the Kill will hold a special crossover event with the hit anime franchise Puella Magi Madoka Magica. In this event, players will have access to limited-edition gear, units, and event stages with a completely original story that features characters straight from the anime and spans the three worlds ofPhantom of the Kill, Madoka Magica, and a parallel dimension.
“Dangerous Woman Tour” In-Game Event Launches Alongside New Video Featuring Remixed Version of “Touch It”
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 19, 2016) -- FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS, the free-to-play FINAL FANTASY® adventure for mobile devices, kicks off its spectacular in-game collaboration event with internationally renowned artist and actress Ariana Grande today. Through February 2, all players will be able to acquire “Dangerous Ariana,” the Ariana Grande-inspired character exclusively designed for FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS, by completing the “Dangerous Woman Tour” event stage on Easy difficulty. Also available through this event are various pieces of equipment specifically for Dangerous Ariana to equip and use in battle.
NGE and Twitch Partner to Bring the Overwatch Winter Premiere Live Finals to PAX Arena at PAX South FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
Four final teams will compete in the Overwatch Winter Premiere Live Finals on January 27-28 in San Antonio for a piece of a $100,000 prize pool
BURBANK, Calif. - January 18, 2017 - Next Generation Esports (NGE) today announced that the Overwatch Winter Premiere Live Finals would be brought to PAX Arena, in partnership with Twitch. The event will take place across the first two days of PAX Arena at PAX South 2017 in San Antonio. PAX South tickets are available for purchase today.
SLIVER.tv Launches Global Partnership with ESL One, Intel Extreme Masters and DreamHack to Live Stream in Virtual Reality 14 Premiere Esports Tournaments in 2017 FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
Cupertino, CA – January 17, 2017 -- SLIVER.tv, the leading esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, is announcing its broad-reaching 2017 partnership with ESL and DreamHack, two of the top esports tournament organizers in the world. ESL's mega events like ESL One and the Intel Extreme Masters series, DreamHack’s DreamLeague, DreamHack ASTRO Open and DreamHack Masters reach over 50 million global esports fans of competitive games including Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), League of Legends (LoL) and Dota 2, and bring together the best of the best esports teams and players in the world.
Japanese Entertainment Giant gumi Inc. Expands VR Strategic Initiative into Europe with EUVR Partnership FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
TOKYO AND BRUSSELS – January 17, 2017 -- Today gumi Inc. announced a partnership with EUVR to expand its European VR presence and strategic initiatives among local developers. Active in over 19 countries across Europe, EUVR provides the VR development community and enthusiasts with regular meet ups and resources to further the growth of the VR ecosystem. Through this new partnership, gumi will provide EUVR members with access to potential investment, incubation and mentorship opportunities.
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 5, 2017) -- Fans of FINAL FANTASY® BRAVE EXVIUS®, the free-to-play FINAL FANTASY® mobile game, are in for a surprise this month as internationally acclaimed recording artist and actress Ariana Grande will lend her likeness to the hit RPG. The collaboration with the superstar is further detailed in a new video, which can be viewed on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NcoubpSwlEk&feature=youtu.be
As part of this collaboration, Ariana’s hit song “Touch It” will be arranged as a FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS –style remix, which can be listened on YouTube.
More details around the collaboration and limited-time in-game event will be revealed in the middle of January.
Square Enix also announced that FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS has surpassed nine million downloads worldwide, excluding Japan. To celebrate this special milestone, for a limited time, players will receive a significant boost in daily log-in bonuses.
FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS is available now as a free-to-play app (with in-app purchases) through the App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon App store.
From September 8 to October 5, gumi Inc. will be bringing characters from Atlus’s latest upcoming release, Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse to Brave Frontier for a month of limited-time content. Collaboration Exclusive Vortex dungeons will be opened on September 8. Players can enter new and exciting dungeons for a chance to recruit Lucifer, Merkabah, and Krishna to their party.
(San Francisco, California) – August 30, 2016: eigoMANGA announces that the fighting game Vanguard Princess, is now available on the Linux operating system through the digital gaming platform Steam. Vanguard Princess for Linux delivers all of the features offered in Vanguard Princess for Windows PC and Mac OS X.
Vanguard Princess for Linux provides players with all of the game's previously released content for Windows PC and Mac OS X, including additional playable characters, battle stages, story-driven content, and built-in arcade stick support.
The following items are immediately accessible at launch with Vanguard Princess for Linux:
eigoMANGA Will Showcase The SteamOS Version Of 'Vanguard Princess' At Evo 2016 Championship Series (Evo 2016) FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
(San Francisco, California) – July 5, 2016: eigoMANGA will showcase the SteamOS beta version of 'Vanguard Princess' at the Evolution 2016 Championship Series (Evo 2016) which is on July 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
'Vanguard Princess' is a 2D fighting game that features an all-female cast each with their own unique fighting style. Players can choose from ten girls with unique fighting skills and pair them with a younger assistant partner.
The Linux-based SteamOS version of 'Vanguard Princess' will be playable at eigoMANGA's exhibition booth at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
More information about 'Vanguard Princess' can be found on it's Steam page: http://store.steampowered.com/app/262150/1