The following is a press release from NIS
MAKAI KINGDOM AVAILABLE AT NORTH AMERICAN
Makai Kingdom: Chronicles of the Sacred Tome for the
computer entertainment system is in stores now
Anaheim, Calif. (July 27, 2005) – NIS America, announced
today that Makai Kingdom: Chronicles of the Sacred Tome
for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system has shipped
to North American retailers and is in stores now. Makai Kingdom
is the latest of Nippon Ichi Software’s beloved strategy RPG
series that is developed by the core team that brought gamers
Disgaea: Hour of Darkness. Forget about all the strategy RPGs
you have ever played before. Makai Kingdom redefines
and sets a new standard for the genre.
Makai Kingdom is also available with Double Jump’s
official strategy guide, which includes battle tactics, walkthroughs,
hints, and much more.
About Makai Kingdom
In an attempt to rewrite history gone terribly wrong, Lord Zetta, the ruler of netherworld,
brought destruction upon himself. When all seemed lost, three evil overlords appeared
before Lord Zetta to help him recreate his world. Now Lord Zetta wages war on a new
world to become the supreme ruler once again, while the three overlords entertain
themselves by creating more trouble for him.
Players will take on the role of Lord Zetta and command an army of determined fighters to
reclaim what was rightfully his, the Netherworld. Gamers will battle enemies ranging from
vicious demons to driven soldiers with both modern and ancient warfare. Slash your
enemies with the good old broadsword, or blast your way through with the deadly rocket
launcher – the choices are yours.
Makai Kingdom introduces a new INVITE system that summons your army-carrying
facilities to the battlefield. Every facility summoned will
contain your troops, which are then deployed to battle your
In Makai Kingdom, battle maps are randomly generated,
offering a new gaming experience every time you play. With
unlimited variations of maps, gamers can expect countless
hours of gameplay.
Commenting on the release of Makai Kingdom, David
Hope, General Manager of Koei Ltd said “I am delighted to
be continuing our working relationship with Nippon Ichi with
the release of Makai Kingdom. We have been building
the interest and fan base for Nippon Ichi titles in Europe
over the past two years and this release is a significant
step forward in this process.”
About NIS America, Inc.
NIS America, Inc. (NIS America) subsidiary of Nippon Ichi Software, Inc. of Japan (Nippon
Ichi Software), established its North American operations on December 24, 2003. Based in
Anaheim, California, NIS America, Inc. is a game software publisher that localizes, markets,
and publishes Nippon Ichi Software titles among others.
Nippon Ichi Software was founded in 1994 in Gifu, Japan, as an entertainment software
company. Since then Nippon Ichi Software has grown into an international company
focused on creating innovative video game products.
NIS America is committed to marketing the most innovative and creative titles in the industry.
We at NIS America will continue to work hard to bring exciting new titles to satisfy both our
fans and new users.