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The founder of dungeon RPG “Wizardry” will be exhibiting at Japan’s largest indie game event “BitSummit”!

Drecom Co., Ltd.
The founder of dungeon RPG “Wizardry” will be exhibiting at Japan’s largest indie game event “BitSummit”!
Trial play of the much-talked-about remake of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord”, valuable items on display, and new goods such as original grid notebooks will also be on sale.
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Drecom Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Yuki Naito; hereinafter referred to as Drecom) will be holding a press conference at BitSummit Drift, Japan’s largest indie game event, to be held in Kyoto from July 19th to 21st. has decided to exhibit a booth for the IP “Wizardry”, for which it owns domestic and
international trademark rights. At the booth, we will be previewing the remake version of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord”, the first in the “Wizardry” numbering series, displaying valuable items, and selling new goods such as original grid notebooks. We also do
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・Wizardry official portal site: https://wizardry.info/ ・Wizardry official X (formerly Twitter): https://x.com/wizardry_series You can try out the popular remake “Wizardry:PGMO”! “BitSummit Drift” Exhibition Contents
-Exhibition contents-
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1. Trial play of the remake version of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord.” You can try out the remake version of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord” released by DIGITAL ECLIPSE (Location: California, USA, President: Ethan Zoubek). A title that has continued to attract and support many users for a long time. Whether you were playing the game at the time or you haven’t played it yet, please take this opportunity to try it out. ■What is “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord” In 1981, Sir-Tech Software, Inc. (currently SirTech Entertainment Corp.) released “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord” as the first Wizardry series for home computers. Mad Overlord” (Japanese title: Wizardry Mad King’s Trial Site) has been released. It is one of the important games that launched the role-playing game genre as the first party-type dungeon RPG, and it is a title that influenced later domestic RPGs. DIGITAL ECLIPSE will build this remake directly on the code of the original Apple II version of the game, so it will receive the registered trademark “Wizardry” from Drecom and the remake of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord” from SirTech Entertainment Corp. We have concluded a contract regarding. This full 3D remake by DIGITAL ECLIPSE retains the gameplay of the original version, but has been improved to make it easier to play, including graphics, party formation, dungeon movement, spell casting, and battle operability. . Rights notation: Wizardry(TM) is a registered trademark of Drecom Co., Ltd. Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Copyright (C) (1981-2024) by FRPG Corporation. All rights reserved. Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord is a copyrighted program licensed to SirTech Entertainment Corp by FRPG Corporation. Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord has been licensed to Digital Eclipse Entertainment Partners Co., by SirTech Entertainment Corp. 2. Sales of “Wizardry” original goods
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The online shop “DRECOMSHOP” that sells “Wizardry” original goods will be available as a business trip version. The logo series (logo T-shirts, logo hoodies, logo acrylic keychains) that was sold for a limited time in the past will be resold at the venue only! In addition, new products such as grid notebooks, logo caps, and history T-shirts will also be on sale. -Item details-1. Wizardry logo T-shirt Size: S – XXL Sales price: ¥3,300 (tax included) | ¥3,000 (tax excluded) Description: A simple and easy-to-use T-shirt with the Wizardry logo on the chest. 2. Wizardry logo hoodie Size: S – XXL Sales price: ¥7,700 (tax included) | ¥7,000 (tax excluded)
Description: A simple and easy-to-use hoodie with the Wizardry logo on the chest. 3. Wizardry logo acrylic keychain Sales price: ¥1,100 (tax included) | ¥1,000 (tax excluded) Description: Acrylic keychain using the Wizardry logo. 4. Product Name: Wizardry Mapping Graph Notebook Sales Price: ¥1,650 (tax included) | ¥1,500 (tax excluded)
Description: Wizardry’s original graph notebook. It is a special specification that can be used not only for everyday use but also for game mapping. 5. Wizardry logo cap Sales price: ¥3,300 (tax included) | ¥3,000 (tax excluded) Description: An original cap with the Wizardry logo. 6. [Novel with bonus] Blade & Bastard Sales price: ¥1,430 (tax included) | ¥1,300 (tax excluded) Description: This is a “Blade & Bastard” novel that comes with a Brevas famous scene premium card. 7. [Comics with bonus] Blade & Bastard Sales price: ¥748 (tax included) | ¥680 (tax excluded) Description: “Blade & Bastard” comics that come with a Brevas famous scene premium card. 8. Wizardry History T-shirt Size: M – XXXL Sales price: ¥3,850 (tax included) | ¥3,500 (tax excluded) Description: A history T-shirt with the history of Wizardry engraved on it. 9. Wizardry History Tote Bag Selling price: ¥3,300 (tax included) | ¥3,000 (tax excluded) Description: A large-capacity tote bag that is engraved with Wizardry’s history and recommended for everyday use. ■Notes* New products (4., 5., 8., 9.) are also on sale at the online shop “DRECOM SHOP” from today, the 2nd. *Resale of items 1., 2., and 3. at the online shop “DRECOM SHOP” is undecided. *Product specifications and designs are subject to change without notice. ※The image is an image. Actual product may differ. 3. Distribution of original novelty
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We will give out a “Wizardry Guidebook” to customers who visit our booth on a first-come, first-served basis. Additionally, those who visit the booth and take one of the actions below will receive a “Wizardry original fan” as a gift. ▼“Wizardry Original Fan” gift conditions ・Trial play of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord”.・Post images or videos taken in the exhibition space to SNS.・Follow Wizardry Official X (formerly Twitter):
https://x.com/wizardry_series. *For posting on SNS and following Official X, we will check your smartphone screen. *The number of novelties is limited. Please note that distribution may have ended. 4. Display of valuable items and photo spot We will have a photo spot displaying several Wizardry packaged software, including valuable items that are rarely seen in real life. We will also be exhibiting the package for the pre-release remake of “Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord” in advance.
About “Wizardry”
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■“Blade & Bastard”
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A dark fantasy novel set in the world of the classic RPG “Wizardry” by author Kumo Kagyu (representative work “Goblin Slayer”) and
illustrator So-bin (representative work “Overlord”). The fourth volume of the novel, “Blade & Bastard 4 -Labyrinth Town Adventure Kitan-” will be released around July 10th. On the free web comic site “DRE Comics”, a popular comic adaptation by Makoto Kaedetsuki (masterpiece “Re: Life in a Different World from Zero Chapter 2: One Week in the Mansion”) is being serialized. Up to Volume 3 of the comic is on sale. ◆ Series introduction: https://drecom-media.jp/drenovels/series/blade ◆ DRE Comics: https://drecom-media.jp/drecomics/series/blade ◆ Official X (formerly Twitter): https:// x.com/BladeandBastard ■ 『Eternal Crypt – Wizardry BC -』
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This is a blockchain game released in March 2024. It features a game system that combines the strategic play style that inherited the essence of the classic RPG “Wizardry” with a simple and easy-to-play clicker game. As a guild master, the player works with adventurers to aim for the abyss of “Dadoel’s Hole”, a mystical dungeon shrouded in mystery. When you return from the dungeon, you can obtain treasure chests and Blood Crystals ($BC tokens). Also, adventurers (NFT) have various characteristics depending on the combination of occupation, race, and personality. ◆Official website: https://wiz-eternalcrypt.com ◆Official X (old Twitter): https://x.com/WizardryBC■ “Wizardry Variants Daphne”
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[Drecom Co., Ltd.] Overview
Trade name: Drecom Co., Ltd.
Location: Osaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Corporate site: https://drecom.co.jp/
Drecom Co., Ltd. is a company that provides entertainment content globally, centered on IP and technology, with the mission of “with entertainment – exceeding people’s expectations.” We have over 10 years of experience in the IP content business, including games, and from 2022 we will be developing businesses that create and grow IP, including publishing and product sales. We will expand the range of entertainment and provide new value that captivates users by leveraging our BtoB business, which leverages our extensive mobile game development and operation know-how, and by leveraging
technologies such as Web3 and generative AI.
Wizardry(TM) is a registered trademark of Drecom Co., Ltd.
“BitSummit” overview
Under the slogan of “disseminating interesting domestic indie games to the world,” BitSummit shines a spotlight on creators who are passionate about games, provides a place to meet publishers and media, and provides opportunities for publishers and media to meet. is one of the largest indie game festivals in Japan, held every year in Kyoto since 2013 as a place to interact with talented and attractive creators who have yet to be seen.
This year, the 12th year of the event, with the theme of “Go all in!”, we aim to further flourish the indie game scene as “BitSummit Drift”, making it the largest event ever.
■BitSummit Drift
Date: July 19th (Friday), 20th (Saturday), 21st (Sunday), 2024 Venue: Venue: Kyoto City Kangyokan Miyako Messe
Event time: OPEN10:00 CLOSE17:00
Admission fee: General/university students 2000 yen, high school students 1000 yen, elementary and junior high school students free Official website: https://bitsummit.org/
More details about this release:
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000238.000080650.html