gumi Inc. today revealed a first look of its upcoming Japanese-style role playing game (JRPG), Brave Frontier: The Last Summoner, which will release to western territories on iOS, Android, and Amazon devices this summer 2018. The free-to-play heroic fantasy game is a spin-off of the globally renowned Brave Frontier title, and will be available at launch to audiences in English, French, Italian, German and Spanish languages.
“Our flagship game, Brave Frontier, has captivated audiences for the past several years, as we’ve introduced the title and key collaborations to a growing fanbase worldwide. We are excited to announce today that we will be expanding the rich and vast Brave Frontier universe to players in our upcoming mobile title, Brave Frontier: The Last Summoner.” – Hironao Kunimitsu, CEO and President of gumi Inc.
Also unveiled today are exclusive high definition 2D style character artwork, and a gameplay teaser video featuring one of the game’s main characters, Brook, a young crystal harvester who will take arms and embark on a huge, epic quest that could unveil the untold story of the last summoner. This video also showcases the first glimpse of the game’s unique Army gameplay, displaying on-screen an incredible number of characters fighting each other like never before in the series!
Brave Frontier: The Last Summoner will be available for download for free (with in-app purchases) and will be available on the majority of Android and Apple devices available in the market at launch.
About Brave Frontier: The Last Summoner
Brave Frontier: The Last Summoner is an original, full-fledged mobile JRPG set in the Brave Frontier extended universe. This spin-off title explores a completely new branch of the story set a thousand years after Brave Frontier, leaving Grand Gaia behind. In this standalone adventure, players will meet a new cast of characters as they unravel the mysteries of a new world. Breaking with pixel art tradition to innovate in graphical prowess, this new addition to the Brave Frontier franchise was crafted with a splendid state-of-the-art HD 2D design, bringing all character artworks to life like never before. Brave Frontier: The Last Summonerstrives for keeping the essence of what made Brave Frontier such a huge hit, while introducing new ways to immerse players into a fantasy world.
About gumi Inc.
Founded in 2007, gumi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 3903) is a leading global mobile game publisher and developer headquartered in Japan, with overseas operations in France, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. The company has proven success in launching titles worldwide, such as the widely popular role-playing games Brave Frontier and THE ALCHEMIST CODE. In 2016, gumi established a Silicon Valley-based investment group with partners, called The Venture Reality Fund, which focuses on seed and early stage augmented reality and virtual reality startups. Additionally, its VR incubation subsidiaries have expanded globally, including Tokyo XR Startups, Seoul XR Startups, and Nordic XR Startups. With ongoing publishing and development projects on a wide array of mobile, AR and VR platforms, gumi aims to change the world through innovative entertainment products and services, including both original content and collaborations with popular IP.