Exhibition at COMICUP27 in Shanghai
Tokyo, Japan – December 25, 2020 – KLab Inc. (Head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President & CEO: Hidekatsu Morita, hereinafter referred to as “KLab”) announced alongside Shengqu Games (Headquarters: Shanghai, China, CEO: Xie Fei), that the two companies would partner to jointly develop a mobile online game based on the “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” animated series and distribute the simplified and traditional Chinese versions for Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau. The official teaser site is now open starting today, Friday, December 25.
Furthermore, the official simplified Chinese title for the game will be 乔乔的奇妙冒险 黄金赞歌 (official English title undecided).
Along with this announcement, Shengqu Games has opened official Weibo & WeChat accounts to readily share the latest information on the game. In addition, they will exhibit at COMICUP27, one of the largest anime and comic festivals in China, to be held in Shanghai, China from Friday, January 1 to Saturday, January 2, 2021.
©Hirohiko Araki&LUCKY LAND COMMUNICATIONS/SHUEISHA,JOJO The Animation Project © KLabGames ©Shengqu Games
About “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure”
This project is based on “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure,” a popular manga series featured since 1987 in Shueisha’s landmark comic anthology, Weekly Shonen Jump. The eighth part of the series “JoJolion” is currently being serialized in the “Ultra Jump” magazine. In 2018, “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Golden Wind”, a series set in Italy that follows the adventures of Giorno Giovanna and his friends in hopes of becoming a gangster, was animated and gained popularity all over the world.
About Shengqu Games
Shengqu Games is a leading online game developer, operator and publisher worldwide. Based on “Technology enabling culture”, as the new orientation of cultural industry, Shengqu games comprehensively promotes the three major strategies of “high quality”, “globalization” and “new culture”. Shengqu Games is dedicated to becoming a technology and culture enterprise that creates the ultimate interactive experience. Shengqu Games has launched over 70 online games, including Legend of Mir2, The World of Legend, Dragon Nest, Final Fantasy XIV, Mir Mobile, The World of Legend Mobile and Dragon Nest Mobile attracted 2.1 billion registered users.
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KLab is a leader in online mobile gaming. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Tokyo, the company is listed on the 1st Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. KLab has consistently ranked as one of the top 52 grossing game publishers worldwide since 2012. With its emphasis on quality and innovative games, KLab continues to grow at a rapid pace, expanding beyond the Japanese market with an office in Shanghai. For more information about KLab, please visit http://www.klab.com/jp/english/.