For Immediate Release:
Hertfordshire, UK- February 25, 2009 - KOEI today announced that the renowned Japanese Toy store TokyoToys will be hosting a DYNASTY WARRIORS themed day on April 18, 2009 in their London Store.
On the 18th April, KOEI and TokyoToys will join forces to offer the public a glimpse of one of the big videogame releases of 2009. DYNASTY WARRIORS: Strikeforce will be playable in store weeks before the game is available to buy. For a sneak peak at this Japanese gaming phenomenon and a chance for the best players to win prizes visit TokyoToys on Saturday the 18th. The DYNASTY WARRIORS series has already picked up the NEO award for the most popular gaming series and now’s your chance to see why this multi-million selling series is loved by so many worldwide.
With the KOEI team on hand to share some expert tips and award winning DYNASTY WARRIORS Cosplayers bringing some style and drama to proceedings it’s set to be a spectacular day that fans of anime, manga and Japanese pop culture will not want to miss.
Named best retailer in the 2008 Neo awards, TokyoToys is located in the Trocadero in London’s Piccadilly Circus and is renowned for stocking an incredible range of Japanese collectibles. From video game figurines to themed clothing and trading cards to cosplay accessories, TokyoToys is packed full of rare and wonderful items from Japan.
About DYNASTY WARRIORS: Strikeforce
The multi-million selling DYNASTY WARRIORS series has long been renowned for pitting a lone warrior against an army of thousands. Now for the first time up to four players can team up to create a strikeforce of legendary warriors and head into battle against cunning enemies and massive bosses.
End of level bosses await intrepid heroes with a multitude of guises and deadly attacks whilst the enemies spread throughout each level now possess much greater levels of intelligence and more powerful attacks. So now more than ever it’s imperative that players work together as a team and find ways to overcome the challenges and obstacles that stand between them and victory. Only through co-ordinated attacks can the team conquer the massive fortresses and huge beasts that populate each deadly level.
Unleashing your character’s FURY transformation now bestows the player with a range of attacks and abilities for more powerful and spectacular looking than a standard Musou attack. For the first time ever players can take to the skies and face off against their foes in spectacular aerial combat. By cleverly utilizing the numerous new powers ups and abilities players can benefit from a tantalizing variety of new moves and attacks including the ability to fly, lightning fast speed and greater healing powers.
With a multitude of ways to improve your character’s ability, specialise in particular areas, buy items in the towns and share items among friends, DYNASTY WARRIORS: Strikeforce gives players the opportunity to shape their character in whatever way they so desire. For the first time ever in a Warriors game the player can now select a secondary weapon for any character before they go into battle. Truly formidable combinations of legendary warrior and mighty weapons are now a reality.
For more information please visit http://dynastywarriorsstrikeforce.co.uk/
About Koei Ltd.
KOEI Ltd. is a subsidiary of Japanese company KOEI Co., Ltd. and has had offices in Hertfordshire, UK since 2003. KOEI maintains operations in Japan, the US, UK, Canada, China, Korea, France, Taiwan, Singapore, and Lithuania. KOEI employs over 900 people worldwide with sales exceeding $250 million. The company constantly seeks to achieve a fine balance between entertainment, technology, art and education and provides games that will mesmerize gamers globally. The Warriors series of games have generated a combined 18 million units in global sales.
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