THE HOLY KNIGHT ESCANOR SHINES BRIGHT IN ALL-NEW UPDATE FOR THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS: GRAND CROSS
All New Story Chapter, In-Game Events, and Final Boss Battles Await Players Today
LOS ANGELES – APRIL 27, 2020 – Netmarble Corp today issued a new update to its cinematic adventure mobile roleplaying game (RPG) The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross, introducing the Holy Knight Escanor as a collectible character for players. The latest update also features new characters, events and much more to experience.
Starting today, the Holy Knight Escanor character can be acquired by players. As the last of The Seven Deadly Sins to be added, Escanor is one of the most popular characters in the series and brings a very strong attack power and attractive skills to the player’s arsenal of collectible characters.
Additionally, a special event now allows players to acquire the Sacred Axe Rhitta, Escanor’s weapon. To gain access to his sacred Treasure, players must complete the in-game ‘Sacred Axe Rhitta’ event in order to use his weapon.
One of the main features of The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross, the Final Boss Battle, is also now unlocked. In this mode, players can experience more colorful fun through a whole new combat of differentiated pattern and style and acquire various rewards including King’s original costume with coins given once the battle is complete. Depending on a player’s ranking, other special items can be obtained as well.
Other enhancements made to The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross include:
- Chapter 8: An all-new chapter of The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross is available for players to experience
- Costumes: Players can also access special costume set including Escanor’s original costume through in-app purchase.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross translates the storytelling and adventures of The Seven Deadly Sins, into a highly engaging and entertaining mobile gaming experience. The game features stunning, high-resolution 3D graphics, over 100 dramatic cutscenes, and is brought to life with the cast of the original Japanese voice actors reprising their characters. Recently, the game surpassed three million cumulative downloads one week following its March 3 global launch.
Based on the manga “Nanatsu no Taizai” by Nakaba Suzuki originally serialized in the weekly SHONEN MAGAZINE published by Kodansha Ltd.
©Nakaba Suzuki,KODANSHA/The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of the Commandments Project,MBS. All Rights Reserved. © Netmarble Corp. & Funnypaw Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
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About Netmarble Corporation
Netmarble Corporation strives to entertain audiences of all ages around the world by providing great mobile gaming experiences. Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble is one of the fastest-growing mobile game companies and consistently ranks as a top mobile developer and publisher worldwide. With more than 6,000 employees, Netmarble has been producing and servicing some of the most successful mobile games including Lineage 2: Revolution, Blade & Soul Revolution, MARVEL Future Fight, BTS WORLD, Everybody’s Marble, and Seven Knights. Netmarble serves as a parent company to Kabam, a top mobile game developer in massively multiplayer free-to-play games, the largest shareholder of Jam City, a leading casual social game developer and a major shareholder of BigHit Entertainment, a music production and artist management company, Netmarble has a strategic partnership with CJ ENM Corporation, Asia’s largest entertainment company, Tencent Holdings, Asia’s largest internet company, and NCsoft, a prominent MMORPG company. More information can be found at http://company.netmarble.com