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Muramasa Rebirth’s First DLC Drops Today!
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
January 14, 2014 Torrance, CA - “Fishy Tales of the
Nekomata,” the first “Genroku Legends” DLC to be
Muramasa Rebirth, the acclaimed PlayStation®Vita
handheld entertainment system action RPG, is available on
PlayStation®Network today for North America and January 22
for Europe! Play as Okoi, a girl possessed by the nekomata Miike,
battling to avenge Miike's master as you travel through the lands
of ancient Japan! Exchange your demon blades for claws and mystic
demon powers as you ravage your enemies with Okoi’s paws or
learn new demon skills and bring forth hordes of cat allies to
fight for you!
About “Fishy Tales of the Nekomata”
Okoi and her brother are tasked with delivering her
family’s prized tea set to the shogun. While on their
journey, Okoi’s family’s chief retainer hatches a plan
to steal the tea set, killing Okoi’s brother along the way.
Swearing to avenge her brother’s death and maintain her
family’s honor, she becomes a cat-demon. Suddenly,
Okoi’s simple delivery service just got more complicated.
New Fighting System - Unlike
Muramasa Rebirth, in “Fishy Tales of the
Nekomata” Okoi uses her cat claws and a host of other power
weapons to battle her enemies. Learn new skills and new demon arts
as you take down anyone who stands in your way.
A New Tail - Set in the world of
Muramasa Rebirth, “Fishy Tales of the
Nekomata” is a completely new story, with new characters and
bosses. Influenced by Japanese mythology, “Fishy Tales of the
Nekomata” DLC is a must have for any
Muramasa fan. With two endings, “Fishy Tales of the
Nekomata” isn’t just your normal, run in the mill DLC -
it’s a whole new experience!
Battle Your Favorite
Muramasa Bosses - Take a break from the main story and
test your skills against any of the bosses from
About “Genroku Legends”
“Genroku Legends” comprises of four tales set in the
Muramasa Rebirth universe and are based on Japanese
folklore. Each story is unique with each character having his, her,
or its own abilities. Put down your demon blades and pick up new
weapons and abilities, but beware, the enemies you face are new and
fierce. Get ready for an all new adventure!
Muramasa Rebirth and "Fishy Tales of the Nekomata" have
been rated Teen (T) by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board.
For more information, please visit:
About Aksys Games
Founded in 2006 in Torrance, California, Aksys Games
Localization, Inc. is a localization studio and visionary video
game publisher specializing in the Japanese-to-English translation
of games and committed to publishing unique, multicultural,
high-quality interactive content for all current-generation
platforms with its talented staff. Its lineup of games includes the
Record of Agarest War series,
Zero Escape: 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors (Winning
“Best Story/Writing” Awards from IGN and Nintendo
Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward (2012 GDC Awards
“Best Story” Nominee), and the acclaimed
BlazBlue fighting game series. More information about
Aksys Games and its products can be found on the company’s
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