SWORDS of GARGANTUA Launches Globally on Steam and Oculus Store
Test your sword-wielding skills against the mighty Gargantua’s minions in this VR action game
TOKYO - June 6, 2019 - gumi Inc. and Yomuneco Inc. today launched the VR-based action title SWORDS of GARGANTUA for the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Windows Mixed Reality and Oculus Quest. Players can test their sword-wielding skills against the mighty Gargantua’s minions. SWORDS of GARGANTUA is now available for purchase of $$$ on Steam and the Oculus Store.
Grab three friends and build a team to fight foes! SWORDS OF GARGANTUA is designed for cross-platform co-op play so that players can engage with friends in multiplayer action regardless of head mount display choice. Specifically for Oculus, SWORDS OF GARGANTUA is “cross-buy enabled” such that purchasers of the game on the Oculus Store will be able to play it on either the Oculus Quest or Oculus Rift headsets.
To commemorate the release of SWORDS OF GARGANTUA, we’ll have a campaign in which players can earn a special unique Sword! All players who purchase SWORDS OF GARGANTUA and launch the game at least once will unlock a special sword at the end of the event. The event will run until Friday, June 21, and the unique sword will be delivered in-game in an update soon after the closing date.
Key Features in SWORDS of GARGANTUA:
Hyper-Realistic VR Swordsmanship: We’ve taken great care to ensure that each battle feels great through heavy refinement of our battle system and accurate haptic feedback.
Cross-Platform Four-Player Co-Op: With native voice chat, develop strategies, revive downed friendlies, and battle hordes of enemies in order to protect your mana station, and penultimately fight an enormous foe.
Grand in Size: over 50 single player missions, 30 weapons to unlock, and a multiplayer mode rarely seen in VR melee action games.
Gargantuan in Scale: Embrace destiny and take on the mighty titan, Gargantua. Larger and more challenging than anything players have faced in Swords of Gargantua before!
SWORDS of GARGANTUA
Official Website: http://www.gargantuavr.com
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About Yomuneco Inc.
Yomuneco Inc. is a Virtual Reality game development company based out of Tokyo, Japan. Headed by industry veteran Kiyoshi Shin, Yomuneco is dedicated to the creation of high-quality multiplayer experiences in Virtual Reality. For more information about Yomuneco, please check out our official website: http://www.yomune.co/
About gumi Inc.
Founded in 2007, gumi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 3903) is a leading global mobile game publisher and developer headquartered in Japan, with overseas operations in France, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. The company has proven success in launching titles worldwide, such as the widely popular role-playing games Brave Frontier and THE ALCHEMIST CODE. In 2016, gumi established a Silicon Valley-based investment group with partners, called The Venture Reality Fund, which focuses on seed and early stage augmented reality and virtual reality startups. Its VR incubation subsidiaries have expanded globally, including Tokyo XR Startups, Seoul XR Startups, and Nordic XR Startups. In 2018, the company launched gumi Cryptos, an investment arm in blockchain technology and funds. With ongoing publishing and development projects on a wide array of mobile, AR and VR platforms, gumi aims to change the world through innovative entertainment products and services, including both original content and collaborations with popular IP. For more information, please visit http://www.gu3.co.jp/en/.