Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
Announcement of the start of provision of “Momotaro Electric Railway Education Edition”
Applications for the introduction of schools and educational institutions are accepted from today
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. is offering “Momotaro Electric Railway” as a teaching material free of charge. We are pleased to inform you that we will start accepting applications for introduction from school educational institutions from today on ~ (hereinafter referred to as Momotaro Electric Railway Education Version). [Image 1
“Momotaro Electric Railway Education Edition” is a digital teaching material that can be operated with a web browser or tablet so that it can be introduced by educational institutions. Taking advantage of the game’s nature of “going around Japan and buying properties and aiming to become the No.
In addition to allowing the teacher or administrator to select the playing time and target area according to the school lesson, this teaching material has additional functions to display information on local specialties, major industries, and history. In addition, some elements that interfere with the opponent’s play, such as “Binbogami”, are not installed.
Since the production announcement last autumn, we have received many inquiries about this teaching material from school educational institutions nationwide, local governments and education-related companies in various places. Also, at the end of last year, we held a seminar for faculty and staff under the title of “Momotetsu Education Festival!”, which received a great response.
Educators from all over Japan participated in the “Momotetsu Education Festival!”
At the venue, touch-and-try of “Momotaro Dentetsu Educational Version” was held on various terminals such as notebook PCs and tablets, which are assumed to be used in educational settings.
“Momotaro Electric Railway Education Edition” has updated the official website today and opened an application window. We look forward to receiving applications from all educational institutions. In addition, we have also started providing downloadable blank map data based on the teaching materials as supplementary teaching materials to further deepen and expand learning through these teaching materials. “Momotaro Dentetsu Educational Edition” will continue to improve the contents while incorporating the opinions of everyone in the educational field even after it is provided to educational
institutions. Konami Digital Entertainment will continue to work toward the realization of a sustainable society by making efforts to deliver high-quality education using our content to all people. “Momotaro Dentetsu Educational Edition Lite ~ Japan is interesting! ~ ”Overview Supported platforms: Windows PC, Chromebook, iPad
Compatible interfaces: keyboard, touch panel
Number of players: 1 to 4
Online play: not supported
Official website: https://www.konami.com/games/momotetsu/education/ (*Please click here for installation applications and inquiries) Credits: (C) Akira Sakuma (C) Konami Digital Entertainment
You can choose to play in 7 regions from “Hokkaido” to
“Kyushu/Okinawa” and 8 in “Nationwide” according to the class time and contents.
Displays stops, special products, sightseeing spots, historical sites, etc. in the surrounding area. You can learn while having fun according to your interests.
What is the “Momotaro Dentetsu” series?
Since its first release for the Family Computer in 1988, it has been offered on various platforms and has been enjoyed by people of all ages for over 30 years. The player becomes the president of a railway company, buys properties all over Japan, and the player who has the most assets when the number of years decided first ends wins. The completely new series “Momotaro Electric Railway-Showa Heisei Reiwa” is also a classic! ~ ”is on sale for Nintendo Switch (TM) with “Sakuma Akira” as the general director and “Shoji Masuda” as the deputy director. It is possible to play online with up to 4 people, and it has been well received by customers as a game where you can enjoy your time at home by yourself or with your family, and it has become a hit with cumulative sales exceeding 3.5 million copies. (As of March 22, 2022)
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