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  Yostar New Anime-themed Japanese Mahjong Game Mahjong Soul Official Launch Today
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25th April, 2019 - Shanghai - Azur Lane publisher, Yostar Games, officially announced the launch of its new anime-themed Japanese mahjong game Mahjong Soul initially on the browser platform. Mahjong Soul is a cross-platform game available on browser and mobile, the mobile version will be announced later this year. Mahjong Soul features famous Japanese voice actresses, easy and interactive gameplay, a customizable game experience where players can select different BGMs, effects, styles, as well as an in-game Friendly Match system, and players can join or invite friends to play together.

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Mahjong Soul’s match systems are divided into Ranked Match, Tournament Match, and Friendly Match. For players who wish to hone their skills in mahjong, the Ranked Match system pairs equally skilled players together to allow for an uplifting game of mahjong. By playing Ranked Match games, players will either gain or lose points depending on their position in the match. Players can accumulate points and rank up from Novice to Expert then to Master and all the way to the ultimate rank of Celestial.  

As players advance through Ranked Matches, they will face opponents of various difficulties. Through it all, players will need a combination of luck, tactics or both. For the more casual player, the Friendly Match system in Mahjong Soul is a particularly suitable style of play. In the Friendly Match system, players can either create and host a match for friends or join their friends’ match by entering the room number. During a match, players can taunt their opponents by using the cute, fun emojis that comes with every playable character in the game.

When starting Mahjong Soul, players can choose from one of two default characters to start, with an additional six summonable characters available for players to draw. Each anime girl character possesses their own unique personalities, character lines, and backstories. Players can increase the Bond with their characters by playing rank matches or by sending gifts to their characters. When the Bond point reaches a designated level, an entirely new character image, new set emojis, and a new set of voice over will be unlocked all at the same time.

Japanese Mahjong is a thrilling game that requires both a whiff of luck and sound tactics in order to win as well as prevent your opponents from winning first. Experience and explore the game with friends now!

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About Yostar Games

Founded in 2014, Yostar Games is an internet game company that specializes in the development, global distribution, investment and IP management of online games. Yostar Games is situated in Tokyo and Shanghai.

Yostar Games is the top publisher, developer and investor of ACG in China. In 2017, Yostar successfully released the mobile game Azur Lane for Japan. As popularity grew dramatically for Azur Lane, Yostar Games then successfully held its global release in 2018. Yostar also developed Nono From Another World in China.

Moving forward, Yostar will continue to explore and expand in maturing ACG markets. The company strives to become the premier ACG internet game publishing company.