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  Hit Card Battle Game SHADOWVERSE Evolves on PC via Steam
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TOKYO - October 28, 2016 - Shadowverse, the hit strategic collectible card game from leading mobile developer Cygames (creators of Granblue Fantasy and Rage of Bahamut), is now available on PC via Steam! The game has already achieved over five million downloads on the App Store and Google Play and players have been clamoring to play on PC. The next evolution in the collectible card game (CCG) genre, Shadowverse features seven fully-voiced interweaving campaign stories, over 500 cards that players can use to craft devastating decks, and the ability to unlock the full potential of your favorite cards by "evolving"them mid-battle for a truly gripping strategy experience.

With a wealth of both single-player and competitive multiplayer content, Shadowverse is sure to delight PC gamers with its deeply tactical gameplayand beautifully illustrated dark fantasy art style. Today's Steam launch follows the recent "Darkness Evolved" content update on mobile, which introduced over 100 new cards to the game, and paves the way for future eSports leagues and competitions in Shadowverse.

"We've been excited to watch our mobile players dive into the deep strategic gameplay of Shadowverse, and we couldn't be happier to bring the hit card battler to PC," says Yuito Kimura, Shadowverse Producer and Executive Director at Cygames. "Not only will we be able to reach new players who will love the unique gameplay mechanics like the ability to evolve your cards in the middle of the battle, we'll also allow our current fans to choose which platform they'd like to play on."

To celebrate the launch on Steam, Cygames will be giving away 5 Standard Card Pack Tickets to anyone who logs into the PC version of the game through November 30 at 6:59am PT. Players who play through and develop their battle tactics will learn to use evolution to plan their moves carefully and deal powerful strikes to their opponents, claiming victory through superior decision making. With deep strategic gameplay, seven unique hero classes to choose from and vibrant real-time multiplayer battles, there's a fresh challenge in every match.

Shadowverse is currently available on PC via Steam, on the App Store for iPhone and iPad, and on Google Play for Android devices.For more information on the game, visit To download assets, key art and more, visit the game's online press kit.

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About Cygames

Cygames, Inc. is an acclaimed developer and operator of popular mobile games. Formed as a CyberAgent group company in May, 2011, Cygames always strives to provide the best in entertainment. Cygames' first title, Shingeki no Bahamut ( Rage of Bahamut), revolutionized mobile card games when it was released in September 2011. The company's next ground-breaking adventure, Granblue Fantasy, expanded the possibilities of mobile gaming with anepic story featuring dozens of voice actors. In order to create the best content, Cygames puts fun first.