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  RWBY: Amity Arena is OUT NOW on Google Play and iTunes!
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10/25/2018
 


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Los Angeles, California (October 25th, 2018)RWBY: Amity Arena, the perfect combination of thrilling action and real-time strategy, is now available for download on Google Play and the iTunes App Store!  This new mobile game comes at the perfect time for RWBY fans with the first episode of Volume 6 coming in just two days on October 27th.  Celebrate with RWBY fans from around the world and join together for some good-hearted PVP competition.

 

Fans that download the game during the first launch week will receive special gifts!  Download the game to find out!

Download the game from Google Play or iTunes App Store here!  http://t0a.st/6p8n

 

Take hold of a little piece of RWBY lore with this new mobile game set in a time just after Volume 2 as the Huntsmen and Huntresses prepare Remnant’s greatest contest.  Choose your team from a roster of Volume 3’s Vytal Festival Tournament hopefuls with a sprinkling of Grimm, Atlesian soldiers, and White Fang thrown in!  Collect and upgrade your favorite characters as you progress through different biomes around Remnant!  Customize and create new team combos never before seen in the arena:  White Rose, Black Sun, Nuts and Dolts, Ladybug, and so many more!

Game Features:

·         Choose your favorite RWBY Character, and build a team around them!  Work as a team with Pyrrha supporting Jaune’s slow march to the enemy Turrets.  Or have Yang knock back enemy units into Blake’s slashing blades!

·         Battle in Real-Time PVP!  Test your team in a new casual mode where you can still win rewards without fear of losing your trophies!

·         Get a Character Preview with Skill TV!  See what your newly unlocked characters can do, and test out a new strategy in the sparring mode.  Face off against a faceless Atlesian AI before you test your mettle against a real-life player!

·         Follow your Kingdom! Join an Academy!  Gather your friends together to start an Academy!  Exchange Cards and characters to help your Academy mates improve their strategies.  And don’t forget to fight together in friendly matches for bragging rights!

“It’s going to be a lot of fun to see new and recurring characters we’ve designed from the beginning of the show all the way to the current seasons and on make their way into RWBY: Amity Arena,” said Kerry Shawcross, writer and director on RWBY. “RWBY fans are going to see the work we’ve done to make the next volume really special find its way into this living, breathing RWBY mobile game.”

“We’ve been working on this game for so long, communicating with RWBY fans around the world about what they want to see next.  It’s going to feel amazing to watch the game grow alongside the show.  Since we’ve solely focused on Volumes 1, 2, and 3, we have so many more characters to add in the next few months!” said Sooho Jeong, Creative Director for RWBY: Amity Arena.

¦ Key Facts

•Title: RWBY: Amity Arena

•Genre: Strategy, Action

•OS (Release Date): Google Play and Apple App Store (October 25th 2018)

•Pricing: Free (in-app purchases)

•Audience: All RWBY and Strategy Fans!

•Developer: Baobabnet Corp. 

•Publisher: NHN Entertainment Corp.

 

¦ Links to RWBY: Amity Arena social media:

•Facebook: www.facebook.com/RWBYAmityArena

•Twitter: @RWBYAmityArena

•Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rwbyamityarena/

•YouTube: https://youtu.be/JM3yJsGt828

•Discord: https://discord.gg/w8A8KvP

•Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/RWBYAmityArena/

•Link to iTunes: http://bit.ly/RWBYAmityArenaiTunes

•Link to Google Play: http://bit.ly/RWBYAAGoogle

 

About NHN Entertainment Corp:

NHN Entertainment Corp is a game developer and publisher well known for its online game portal site HANGAME which services PC games with various genres including casual, web board, RPG, FPS, and sports games. In the mobile game business, NHN Entertainment Corp is expanding its global presence with both in-house and published games such as Crusaders Quest, Wooparoo Mountain, and Kingdom Story: Brave Legion under the Hangame brand. NHN Entertainment Corp is growing into the global game market with its networks in Japan (NHN PlayArt), the United States (NHN Global), and Korea (NHN Entertainment).  For more information, please contact our PR team at [email protected].

About Rooster Teeth:

Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 45 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 3 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is a subsidiary of Otter Media, a WarnerMedia company. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.

Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 45 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 3 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is now a subsidiary of Fullscreen Media, a global youth media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.