3D action RPG “MONSTER UNIVERSE” is now available!
Overseas smartphone version is “Volzerk: Monsters and Lands Unknown”! Steam version coming soon
COLOPL Co., Ltd. (President: Takashi Miyamoto, Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, hereinafter “COLOPL”) announced today, January 24, 2023 (Tuesday), the 3D action RPG “MONSTER UNIVERSE” (hereinafter “Monster Universe”, the name of the overseas version is “Volzerk: Monsters and Lands Unknown”) has started distribution on the AppStore and GooglePlay (TM). The Steam version will be released at a later date.
“Monster Universe” is Colopl’s first full-length 3D action RPG. You can play up to the ending of the story for free, and the play time is assumed to be 60 hours or more.
The stage of the story is “Fort Lemuria Island” where unknown creatures called “monsters” live. Aiming to revive the legendary guardian dragon “Vorzark” of the island that disappeared one day, you can enjoy the adventure of creating “monsters” with the story’s main character “Fina”.
Players can explore a vast field and “pair” with “monsters” to make them friends. In addition, you can create new “monsters” by combining “monsters” that you made friends with the “breeding” function. It is also possible to “breed” by putting out one body with a friend. Find your favorite “monster” from about 15,000 combinations. In addition, you can grow “monsters” in a deep training system and challenge even stronger enemies by fighting together. Let’s reach “Vorzark” waiting ahead of the strong enemy.
By purchasing paid content for this work, you can enjoy adding playable characters and character episodes. In addition, it will be a challenging title that challenges multi-platform (smartphone and PC) distribution. The Steam version of Volzerk: Monsters and Lands Unknown will be released at a later date. You will be able to enjoy “breeding” with friends on the Steam version. In addition, we plan to support English in a future update.
[Overview of “MONSTER UNIVERSE” / “Volzerk: Monsters and Lands Unknown”] [Image 2
Colopl’s first full-length 3D action RPG. Aiming to revive the legendary guardian dragon “Vorzark”, let’s fight together with the main character “Fina” and “monsters”. You can enjoy the ending of the story for free (some paid items available). This is a challenging title that focuses on the development and operation of multi-platform titles.
◆ App name in Japan: MONSTER UNIVERSE
◆ Overseas application / Steam version name: Volzerk: Monsters and Lands Unknown ◆ Price: Basic DL free (with in-game charges)
◆ Genre: 3D action RPG
◆ Supported OS: iOS, Android, Steam
◆ App Store: https://apps.apple.com/jp/app/monster-universe/id1465861405 ◆ Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.colopl.mkc ◆ Steam store page:
https://store.steampowered.com/app/1995730/Volzerk__Monsters_and_Lands_Unknown/ ◆ Supported specs: Android OS 8.0 or later Memory 3GB or more iOS 13.0 or later iPhone 8 Plus or later Memory 3GB or more *Some terminals are not compatible.
*Please check the store page for compatible specs for the Steam version. ◆ PV: https://youtu.be/fH1yNHl3B7Y
[Video 3: https://prtimes.jp/api/movieim.php?url=www.youtube.com/watch?v=fH1yNHl3B7Y]
Fort Lemuria Island.
Discovered in the distant sea, this island is home to rich nature, numerous mysterious ruins, and unknown creatures called “monsters.” Mankind, fascinated by this island, eventually formed a survey team. Try to investigate the island while deepening interaction with monsters.
But one day, a fierce battle broke out between the island’s guardian dragon, Volzark, and the magical beast, Magna. both disappear. 10 years later.
Due to the disappearance of Vorzak, the monsters were on the verge of extinction.
Meanwhile, a girl joins the investigation team.
Her name is Feena. He was the only human who ever witnessed the disappearance of Volzark.
In her heart, she loves monsters and only wants to flirt with them. A strong desire to reunite with Vorzak was hidden.
● Game Features
■ “Pairing” “monsters” in the vast land! Let’s grow and fight together [Image 4
“Monster Universe” is a distinctive 3D action RPG in which characters and “monsters” fight together. By defeating the “monsters” you meet in the field, you can “pair” them and make them friends. Equipped with a deep monster training system that inherits skills and characteristics. ■ Let’s create your favorite “monster” by “breeding”
By combining “monsters”, new “monsters” are created. You can also “breed” by taking out one by one with your friend. Find your favorite “monster” from about 15,000 combinations.
■ Let’s challenge a strong enemy with full-fledged action
“Monsters” with ferocious and powerful power will appear in this work. Use your skills and techniques to fight monsters many times your size. Experience exhilarating action by mastering a variety of skills by combining the characters you control and the “monsters” you have made friends with.
Ms. Yoko Kanno participated in the in-game music.
The soundtrack “MONSTER UNIVERSE ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK”, which includes 18 songs by Yoko Kanno from the BGM in the work, the theme song “Trace My Fears” and the insert song “Ao no Uta”, is now available on various music distribution services. Download and streaming distribution will start on January 27th.
■Distributed songs and store details
・Theme song: “Trace My Fears” by Yoko Kanno feat. chelly
[Video 4: https://prtimes.jp/api/movieim.php?url=www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqA8ZqAp6pE] Composer: Yoko Kanno
Performance: Koichiro Muroya Strings, Susumu Nishikawa
・Insert song: “Ao no Uta”
Composer: Yoko Kanno
Lyricist: Ameko Kodama
[Coropl Co., Ltd. Company Profile]
Company name: Colopl Co., Ltd. https://colopl.co.jp
Location: Midtown East 6F, 9-7-2 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Established: October 1, 2008
Capital: 6,587 million yen (as of the end of September 2022) Representative: Takashi Miyamoto, President and Representative Director Business description: Development and provision of smartphone games and consumer games
Development and provision of XR, Metaverse, and blockchain games Investment in domestic and overseas unlisted companies and fund management Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/colopl_pr
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/coloplinc/
Colopl’s mission is “Entertainment in Real Life”, and we will continue to focus on expanding smartphone applications, and provide
entertainment that makes “daily life”, which is almost all of people’s lives, more enjoyable and wonderful.
(C) COLOPL, Inc.
(C) 2023 Valve Corporation. All rights reserved.
* Colopl and the Colopl logo are registered trademarks of Colopl Co., Ltd. *AppStore and iOS are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the United States and other countries.
*GooglePlay and Android are trademarks of Google LLC.
*Steam is a trademark and/or registered trademark of Valve Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
*All other trademarks are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
*Images include those under development.
*Purchase of compatible smart devices and communication charges are the responsibility of the customer.
※It is an item billing system.
Details about this release: