TOKYO and CARLSBAD, Calif. – Sept. 19, 2013 – Playdek, Inc. , a leading mobile video game publisher, today announced at the Tokyo Games Show 2013 that it will release Far East of Eden, a digital card game for mobile, based on the much-beloved RPG franchise from Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd and Red Entertainment Corp.
The new Playdek Far East of Eden game will debut in late 2014 for digital platforms.
“ Far East of Eden is an amazing, long-lasting franchise and Playdek is thrilled to bring it to mobile,” said Joel Goodman, CEO, Playdek , Inc. “Our partnership furthers our goal of becoming a leading mobile publisher in Japan. By offering Far East of Eden on mobile and handheld devices, we hope to expand the game’s reach to new U.S. audiences as well.”
Playdek will take inspiration from the characters and world presented throughout the history of the famous Japanese computer role playing game and bring a mobile card game to Japanese and international audiences.
“Playdek has been achieved great success of taking best-in-class games from other platforms such as board games, and now computer games, and transforming them into compelling, original mobile games.” said Yasuaki Nagoshi, President, Red Entertainment Corp. “We are very happy that Playdek will bring our much-loved Far East of Eden to mobile gamers with their expertise and history of success.”
For more information, please go to www.playdekgames.com.
About RED ENTERTAINMENT CORP.
Red Entertainment is a company that plans and creates character based content. Founded on strength of planning, strength of production and strength of coordination Red Entertainment aims to bring delight and surprise to customers across the world by creating a multitude of contact points through expansion of our products into a wide variety of media and genres. http://www.red-entertainment.co.jp/
· Tengai Makyo ( ? Konami Digital Entertainment ? RED)
· Sakura Wars ( ? SEGA ? RED)
· GUNGRAVE ( ? RED)
About Konami Digital Entertainment
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd strives to create unique and thrilling products for customers all over the world through the planning, production, manufacturing and sale of social games, online games, home video games, arcade machines, card games, mobile phone content, toys and music/video software.
About Playdek, Inc.
Playdek is a premier developer, publisher and platform for the world’s best tabletop gaming. Winner of Boardgamegeek’s Golden Geek award for Best Mobile/Handheld game (2011, 2012) and Pocket Tactics “Publisher of the Year” (2012), Playdek brings the best of hobby gaming to digital. www.playdekgames.com | facebook/playdek | twitter/playdek
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