POWERCHORD STUDIO and BROWNIES Reveal Launch Date and Gameplay Details Ahead of August 3 Release of JRPG Adventure EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap
In-depth Trailer Introduces Fans to Turn-based Combat, Resource Management, Village Development and More
Tokyo, Japan – July 27, 2017 – DMM.com Ltd.’s POWERCHORD STUDIO and Brownies Inc. announced today the highly anticipated RPG, EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap, will launch in Western markets August 3. Ahead of this launch, developers today shared an exceptional new trailer providing an informative look at the various features and mechanics that players can look forward to in the upcoming JRPG adventure. In anticipation of the Western launch on August 3, the Egglia team has also launched an English-language Twitter account at: twitter.com/egglia_en, and a Facebook page at: facebook.com/EGGLIAEnglish.
Players will explore the land of Egglia as a gentle elf named Chabo and will navigate the world via a turn-based RPG system while hunting monsters for experience and gathering resources on a hexagonal grid. Along the way, players will face increasingly difficult battles against a plethora of enemies and must fight their way through using the game’s unique turn-based dice combat system.
Various companions will be met throughout the journey and players will be able to build homes and grow a village for them. These homes can be upgraded and furnished with numerous decorations allowing players to customize and decorate as desired.
As the adventure continues, players will uncover a variety of eggs that can be hatched to unlock different lands of the world of Egglia. Players will explore these new areas and gather materials to upgrade their village and evolve a number of spirit companions that will assist in future battles.
To showcase these gameplay features, POWERCHORD STUDIO and Brownies Inc. have released a gameplay introduction trailer which can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/lvy9zaInb9E.
EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap, a collaboration between PowercHord Studio and Brownies Inc., is scheduled for release August 3 via the Apple Store and Google Play as a one-time purchase of $9.99, €10.99 and £9.99. For more information about the game please visit: http://EGGLIA.jp/eng/.
About Brownies Inc.
Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Tokyo’s creative Kichijoji neighborhood, Brownies Inc. creates software, merchandise and graphic designs that stay true to the values of Japanese craftsmanship. President and CEO Shinichi Kameoka leads the small company, which has created such games as Seventh Rebirth, Shooting Hero, Fantasy Life Link! and EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap.
About DMM.com Ltd. / POWERCHORD STUDIO
Established in 1999, DMM.com Ltd. is one of Japan’s top electronic commerce companies, servicing over 40 industries including game development, online shopping, video on demand and more. POWERCHORD STUDIO is a subsidiary of DMM.com, a product development division dedicated to developing captivating content for Japanese and worldwide audiences. In 2013 they launched the hit game Kantai Collection, which has been played by over 2.2 million people. Additional successful launches include EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap, Over Legend Endless Tower and Dandy Dungeon: Legend of Brave Yamada.