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March 26 2019 – Japan-based video game development company Spike Chunsoft is happy to announce that Zanki Zero: Last Beginning Demo is now available to download for PlayStation®4.

This Demo of Zanki Zero: Last Beginning contains a large part of the first chapter “Mashiro Garden Tower” and the basic tutorials to learn the fighting system, how to apply skill points, strengthen your team and use the Extend Machine. The best way to start right into this non-stop-survival-RPG on April the 9 for PlayStation®4 - the first time in Europe and fully translated in English.

Zanki Zero: Last Beginning is also available for pre-order via the PlayStation®Store. Everyone who pre-orders the game will receive the digital soundtrack with over 30 tracks from the game and an exclusive PlayStation®4-Theme on April, the 9.

Spike Chunsoft took special care of the version that will be released in the West and made some changes - compared to the Japanese original - that will make an even better experience possible:

·    Dual audio option (Choose from English or Japanese)

·    Added New Game+:

Skill points, Shigabane, Clione, Sound Player, and Extend Machine SCORE carry over into new game

·    New skills

·    New Difficulty Level:

Lowered difficulty to allow players to focus on story and puzzle-solving (other difficulties have not been modified)

From producer Yoshinori Terasawa and game designer Takayuki Sugawara, the creators of the Danganronpa-series, comes a new kind of survival game, Zanki  Zero: Last Beginning. Explore the ruins, dungeons, and islands in this post-apocalyptic world through the POV of eight unique protagonists as they fight for survival and search for meaning in their never-ending cycles of life and death.

Zanki Zero: Last Beginning Key Facts

Platforms:    PlayStation®4

Release:    April 9, 2019

Developer:    Spike Chunsoft

Genre:    Non-stop Survival RPG

Players:    Singleplayer

Age Rating:    USK 16/ PEGI 16

Languages:    English/Japanese text and audio

About Spike Chunsoft, Inc.

Established in December 2017, Spike Chunsoft, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd. Located in Long Beach, California, Spike Chunsoft, Inc. serves as a base of operations to localize and publish titles from its parent company for the Western market. More information about the company can be found at

About Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd.

Spike Chunsoft was established in April 2012 by a merger of two renowned video game developers/publishers, Spike Co. Ltd. and Chunsoft Co., Ltd. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd. specializes in developing and publishing entertainment content including award-winning console series Danganronpa, Mystery Dungeon, and Zero Escape and is responsible for launching titles across consoles, mobile, and PC for some of the most popular series in the industry. For more information, visit

About Koch Media

Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and films). The company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe, North America and Australia. The Koch Media group has more than 20 years of experience in the digital media business, and has risen to become the number one publishing partner in Europe. It has also formed strategic alliances with numerous games and software publishers: Bethesda, Capcom, Codemasters, Kaspersky Labs, Konami, Koei Tecmo, Milestone, Sega, Square Enix, etc. in various European countries. With Headquarter in Höfen, Austria Koch Media owns branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Nordic regions, Benelux, Australia, Czech Republic and the United States.

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