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  XSEED Games Reveals Contents of the Much-Anticipated Physical Editions for GUNGRAVE VR and Gal Metal
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07/18/2018
 


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Torrance, Calif. — July 18, 2018 — XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today announced the contents of the retail editions for GUNGRAVE VR, the PlayStation®VR for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system shooter featuring third- and first-person gameplay modes, and Gal Metal, the rhythm-based Nintendo Switch™ exclusive where the players rock out to their own beat to save the world from an alien invasion.

The “Loaded Coffin Edition” of GUNGRAVE VR will include the game disc for PlayStation®VR system featuring both episode 1 and the standalone episode 2 DLC, GUNGRAVE VR U.N. This DLC boasts 3 new levels, ensuring that fans who purchase this edition of the game will have the complete Gungrave experience. The “Loaded Coffin Edition” will be available at select retailers for an MSRP of $39.99. Episode 1 will also be available digitally on its own for $29.99 on the PlayStation®Store, with the standalone DLC available as a separate digital purchase for $14.99 and playable even without the base game.

The “World Tour Edition” of Gal Metal for Nintendo Switch will include the base game along with the “Encore” DLC. It will retail for an MSRP of $39.99. Gal Metal will also be available digitally on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch for $29.99, while the “Encore” DLC—which adds five new characters, each with their own unique story episode and song—will be priced at $9.99.

For upcoming details on where to pre-purchase both titles, be sure to visit the XSEED Games Twitter and Facebook pages!

The GUNGRAVE VR “Loaded Coffin Edition” includes:

  • PlayStation®VR for PlayStation®4 system game
  • GUNGRAVE VR U.N Standalone DLC
    • 3 New Levels
    • Challenging new side-scrolling and sliding gameplay
    • 3D sound system
    • New Opening and Ending animated movies
 

The Gal Metal “World Tour Edition” includes:

  • Nintendo Switch system game
  • Encore DLC
    • Five New Characters, each with unique story and song
 

About GUNGRAVE VR

In GUNGRAVE VR, players take control of Grave with his iconic set of dual guns, Cerberus, and will have to master different playstyles to take down the various foes that stand in his way. Levels consist either of free-moving third-person gameplay or first-person action that includes both stationary and mobile sections, offering players a variety of modes to help put them in the shoes of the resurrected Millennion agent himself. With an array of shooting attacks, close-range strikes using Grave’s coffin, Reaper Time, and more, GUNGRAVE VR brings an authentic Gungrave experience to virtual reality for the very first time.

GUNGRAVE VR will be published for PlayStation®VR for PlayStation®4 system by XSEED Games digitally and at retail in Fall 2018. This title has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

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About Gal Metal

Gal Metal is a rhythm game designed for Nintendo Switch that turns each Joy-Con™ into a drum stick. Players will take hold of the Joy-Con to rock along with the music as they create their own complex performances and rack up millions of points using personal free-form drum lines based on over a dozen different beats. With Nintendo Switch™ Pro Controller support on offer as well, players will be able to choose how they want to jam and earn metal power to use against nefarious alien invaders in this uniquely adlib-friendly rhythm experience.

Gal Metal will be published for Nintendo Switch by XSEED Games physically and digitally in Fall 2018. This title has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

©DMM GAMES

For more information on XSEED Games products, please visit www.xseedgames.com. Fans can also follow XSEED Games on Facebook, Twitter, and via their blog on Tumblr.

About XSEED Games:

XSEED Games is the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marvelous Inc., which is a publicly-traded company listed in the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Formed in 2004 and located in Torrance, California, XSEED Games publishes interactive entertainment content for PC and consoles from the Marvelous portfolio as well as from a wide variety of third-party partners. Whether it’s Marvelous properties such as STORY OF SEASONS (Bokujo Monogatari), SENRAN KAGURA, and Rune Factory, or third-party titles such as the Corpse Party, AKIBA’S TRIP, or The Legend of Heroes: Trails series, XSEED Games has grown its reputation among gamers with its critically acclaimed localizations and commitment to fans, remaining ever dedicated to its “indie spirit, player-first” approach.

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