Leading publisher of interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games, today announced a renewed partnership with renowned Japanese developer IDEA FACTORY Co. Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi, a romantic visual novel for the Nintendo 3DS, will be the partnerships first title to be released announced in the near future for PAL markets.
Rising Star Games is reputable for bringing top quality Japanese gaming to western markets. IDEA FACTORY games, known for their intricacy and distinction, are excited to work with Rising Star Games as the company have taken on games and developed them to maintain brands faithfulness.
Managing director of Rising Star Games, Martin Defries, had this to say about the opportunity to work with the reputable IDEA FACTORY again:
“We are delighted to be working with IDEA FACTORY again. Their reputation is well deserved and the games we have signed from them are the perfect example of fresh and exciting Japanese creativity that has made Rising Star Games so successful over the years.”
IDEA FACTORY’s business development manager, Damien Urvois, had this to say about their confidence in working with Rising Star Games:
“It is a pleasure for us to work with such a talented partner. With their deep understanding of the Japanese culture and proven track record on releasing ambitious and yet very successful titles, we are convinced that thanks to Rising Star Games, both titles will reach their full potential in Europe.”
In Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi, players will be able to help guide Chizuru, the heroine of the tale, down a path of romance or into a murky world of corruption. Following a clever twist of consequences and enjoyable story, we can expect an amazing new game!
More details about Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi will be made available in the near future.
Narz is CEO/ Founder at Girl Gamer Vogue and Video Game Columnist at KnickerBocker Ledger.