NetEase’s Latest Western Release Brings Anime Art Style, Battle Pets, and Fast-Paced Action
Brisbane, Calif. – April 28, 2016 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) has today announced the launch of Tome of the Sun, an action-packed mobile RPG, on iOS and Android devices. Featuring chibi-style characters and an art style reminiscent of Japanese animation, Tome of the Sun combines fast-paced gameplay, deep customization of characters, evolving pet companions, and real-time multiplayer gameplay.
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In NetEase’s latest Western release, the Tome of the Sun is a magical item that keeps the Shadow World in check. Evil forces are amassing, however, and the Tome has been lost! Take control of customizable immortal heroes and choose from dozens of evolvable battle pets in a fight to restore harmony to the Sun Kingdom!
With deep customization of over 1,000 pieces of gear, costumes, and accessories, as well as real-time PvP, clans, and co-op gameplay, Tome of the Sun is a massive multiplayer action RPG designed specifically for mobile. Touch and tap-optimized controls will have adventurers slashing, dodging, and smashing their way to victory starting today!
“With Tome of the Sun we’ve brought together fast-paced, real-time action mechanics and a broad MMO-like world on your mobile device,” said Riten Huang, General Manager of NetEase North America. “We are excited to see how players play together and competitively as we bring our next major game release to the West.”
Interested media can download a press kit with Tome of the Sun images and logos at https://app.box.com/v/tomeofthesun.
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NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) is a leading Internet technology and video game company headquartered in China. With a breadth of experience in content creation and sharing, NetEase develops and operates some of China’s most popular online games (including World of Warcraft®,Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft™, StarCraft® II, Heroes of the Storm™ and Diablo®III), e-mail services, advertising services, mobile applications and games, and web portals. The company established a US office in 2015, located in Brisbane, CA, with mobile game releases for western audiences including Eternal Arena, Speedy Ninja, The Beautiful Dream, and Lunar Flowers. For more information, please visit: http://ir.netease.com/.
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