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Come and get your fill of videogames at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainement Europe’s booth

August 18, 2017

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet and TEKKEN mobile announced, Project CARS 2 and NI NO KUNI II: The Revenant Kingdom new trailers available

 

New info and assets are revealed today about BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe’s titles:

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet - YOUR CHOICE IS HEAVIER AND FASTER THAN A BULLET - #Projekt1514 has been finally unveiled. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe is proud to announce today the development of Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet, the new instalment of one of the most beloved anime series. Developed by Dimps studio, Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet will be available Early 2018, simultaneously for the first time on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC Digital Via STEAM™. Become the hero of Gun Gale Online, step into the versatile landscapes and environments of the digital world, interact with characters from the Sword Art Online original novels, anime and previous games as you navigate a world that is vastly personalized and visually enhanced and play as the protagonist fighting against opponents using new weapons and further customize gameplay by creating skills and abilities. Full dive into Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet!

 

TEKKEN GOES MOBILEWHAT’S YOUR NEXT MOVE? BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe announces today that TEKKEN, one of the most successful fighting game franchise ever created, goes mobile. The game is going to be available today on Soft Launch on iOS* and Android devices – and pre-registration are opened from today on the official www.tekken-mobile.com website. In these months that leads to the launch, more people will pre-register to the game, more rewards and in-game contents will be available for Global Lunch.

 

In TEKKEN mobile the player will be able to collect over 100 characters with unique fighting styles, upgrade and unlock unique special moves for each fighter, create his own personal style and adapt it depending on the opponent, and access to challenging game modes like:

 

STORY MODE – In this game mode will have to create a team of 3 fighters helping Kazuya Mishima and Nina against a powerful enemy: the Revenant – a new character created exclusively for the mobile version of TEKKEN. The game will lead the player in a battle through a map-based campaign featuring unique encounters and specialized and powerful bosses. This mode offer the chance to build specialized teams to take down unique missions and explore dynamic battle maps to collect rewards and glory.

 

DOJO CHALLENGE – This Online VERSUS battle will let the player to compete against his friends and the community, record and upload their own in-game fighting styles into the AI of their dojo to defend it and prove that he is the best.

 

LIVE EVENTS – Every day is a different day. Players will experience Live events feature daily, weekly and monthly rotating content, Special themed events with unique experiences and encounters and Special Events with rare characters and contents

 

TEKKEN will include an intuitive, deep combat system featuring fighting techniques from all around the world and an incredible on the go experience.

 

GET READY FOR THE NEXT BATTLE and pre-register on www.tekken-mobile.com, join the official community on reddit.com/r/TekkenMobile, be always updated via facebook https://www.facebook.com/tekkenmobile/  and don’t forget to tweet you fights on @TEKKENmobile

 

Project CARS 2, 2017’s most anticipated racing game, comes to gamescom to deliver the ultimate driver journey with a grid-full of interactive and adrenaline-fueled activities.

The Project CARS 2 booth will host a free hands-on area with 30 playable PlayStation®4 pods, a Tournament Area with 6 CXC triple screen motion rigs, and a big-screen that will showcase live multiplayer racing from the booth (using Project CARS 2's new Director Mode).

Fans will also be given a front-row seat as interviews with professional drivers, esports stars, and Project CARS 2’s development team, Slightly Mad Studios, will all be shown live on the big-screen.

The Project CARS 2 hands-on area, meanwhile, will give players of all abilities the chance to experience Project CARS 2’s authentic handling and raw, true-to-life racing on 3 tracks, and in 3 cars: Ferrari LaFerrari at Nurburgring (Sprint layout); Porsche 911 GT3 R at Red Bull Ring (National layout) & Formula Renault 3.5 at Circuit of The Americas (National layout).

The McLaren showcase area is where the pleasure of the virtual meets the elegance of the real with the McLaren 720s—McLaren’s latest and ultra-rare supercar that comes first to Project CARS 2—offering a perfect setting for that ultimate car selfie.

The Tournament Area, free and open to all players, will invite players to compete in a challenging environment for daily prizes. Best times of the day will be invited to race at 7PM daily throughout the week for prizes and glory …

 

The booth will also feature exciting, not-to-be-missed daily activities:

Giveaways—exclusive Project Cars 2 gear.

Meet & GreetPro-players and Pro-driver showcase: come meet 5 world-renowned racing drivers who were intimately involved in the development of Project CARS 2: Nicolas Hamilton, Ben Collins (Top Gear’s ex-“Stig”), Daytona and Spa 24 Hour winner René Rast, and rallycross stars Oliver Eriksson, and Mitchell deJong.

Meet & GreetThe Development Team:  come meet the Slightly Mad Studios development team, who’ll be on-hand to answer your questions. 

Project CARS esports World Final @ ESL Arena: On Wednesday, August 23th, at 16:30 CEST, the top 5 teams from the SMS-R Championship Series will be taking the stage for the World Final. A €5,000 prize pool is up for grabs, adding to the already-secured €15,000 in prizes during the regular season.

DEVCOM Conference in Congress Hall, 4th Floor, CONGRESS CENTRE EAST : come on Thursday, August 24th at 16:00 CEST, and join Nicolas Hamilton, Andy Tudor (Slightly Mad Studio), and YouTube star PietSmiet as they host a DEVCOM Conference discussing the development of Project CARS 2, and games in general.

 

The list of partners that support Project CARS at gamescom includes: McLaren, ESL, Fanatec, GeForce GTX, Playseat® and Thrustmaster

Don’t forget to also drop in at the BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment booth to register for local tournaments, and secure yourself one of the limited seats, amazing prizes, and exclusive rewards.

Follow the live-stream at this link: twitch.tv/esl_racing

 

Ni no Kuni II: REVENANT KINGDOM – Today a new trailer has been released. In this new trailer we discover new information about the Journey of Evan and we meet 2 new Characters: Nerea – the beautiful queen of Thalassea, the kingdom of the Sea, protected by the ferocious Brineskimmer - the guardian that lies beneath the sea and Leander, loyal Nerea adviser, known for being cold-hearted and extremely tactical. More mysterious characters and game modes are awaiting the players in their long journey with Evan and all of them will be unveiled during gamescom.  

 

PLAYABLE:

-        DRAGON BALL FighterZ  

-        ACE COMBAT®7: SKIES UNKNOWN

-        NARUTO TO BORUTO SHINOBI STRIKER

-        LITTLE NIGHTMARES

-        TALES OF THE RAYS (Mobile)

-        NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja Blazing (Mobile)

-        DRAGON BALL Z DOKKAN BATTLE (Mobile)

-        SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag (Mobile)

-        TEKKEN 7 (EP!C Lounge)

-        DIGIMON STORY: CYBER SLEUTH - HACKERS MEMORY (EP!C Lounge)

 

Don’t forget to join us in HALL 6 – A41/B41!

 

For more information regarding products from BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe please visit: https://www.bandainamcoent.eu, https://www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoEU, and join the conversation at https://www.twitter.com/BandaiNamcoEU.

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