gumi Inc. and Fuji&gumi Games today announced that gumi will attend the event “Anime Expo” held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 1st through July 4th.
“Phantom of the Kill” Is Taking Over Anime Expo 2016!
“Phantom of the Kill,” which was released mainly in North America and Europe in 121 countries in the Google Play Store and 138 countries in the iOS App Store on May 19, 2016 (PDT), will have a massive banner on the West Tower during the event.
gumi’s booth #4814 located in the South Hall will also be decorated with the “Phantom of the Kill” theme. Visitors will be able to play the game on three booth counters with four devices each. The game’s artwork will appear in two large light boxes and its trailer will play on a large screen.
“Phantom of the Kill” has over 3.5 million downloads in Japan, and has also won the Google Play 2015 Best Game award. This mobile tactical RPG game has been localized into English and released in 121 countries in the Google Play Store and 138 countries in the iOS App Store, mainly in North America and Europe.
A Special Concert by Dempagumi.inc
The famous Japanese idol group Dempagumi.inc will hold a special concert on July 2nd, on the main stage of the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center, which fits 3,500 people.
Along with their main “Phantom of the Kill-themed” song “Phantom of the truth” they will perform many other songs in this free concert, so visitors are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity.
Dempagumi.inc is a Japanese idol group, composed of six girls, Mirin Furukawa, Risa Aizawa, Nemu Yumemi, Eimi Naruse, Moga Mogami and Ayane Fujisaki. They belong to “DEARSTAGE” and are active in various fields. All the members are originally hard core geeks / otakus of anime, manga, games, fashion, art, etc., each pursuing their own hobbies!
The Western Debut of the Concept Film “Phantom of Kill: Zero’s Rebellion”
Finally, gumi will screen the concept film “Phantom of Kill: Zero’s Rebellion” for the first time in the West. Naoyoshi Shiotani, known for his affiliation with the famous Japanese animation production company Production I.G, known for the popular movie “Ghost in the Shell” and other titles such as “PSYCHO-PASS” and “Gekijouban Blood-C: The Last Dark,” directed this prequel to “Phantom of the Kill.” The concept film will surely satisfy global anime fans.
During the screening, there will be a Special Q&A Session with Dempagumi.inc, the producer of “Phantom of Kill,” Jun Imaizumi, and the art director, Masato Kimura.
Special Concert by Dempagumi.inc and Concept Film Screening
Time: July 02 (Sat), 7:30 PM (PDT)
Location: Los Angeles Convention Center, West Hall, Main Stage
Duration: 90 mins