Fighters Clash With Cards As Iconic Beat ’em up Characters Add Punch To Japan’s Most Popular CCG
TOKYO – February 12, 2017 – Japanese game developer Cygames has announced a collaboration with CAPCOM that will see characters from Street Fighter V appear in its hit collectible card game Shadowverse.
Starting this Spring, gamers worldwide will be able to get their hands on Street Fighter V themed character skins and card sleeves in Shadowverse, adding extra punch to the deep strategic gameplay on offer in Japan’s leading CCG.
The following Street Fighter V characters will appear in Shadowverse (listed with their in-game character class):
Chun Li (Swordcraft)
M. Bison (Shadowcraft)
With seven unique hero classes to choose from and vibrant real-time multiplayer battles, there’s a fresh challenge in every game of Shadowverse–and now extra punch.
Please note that although Shadowverse is free to download and play, the Street Fighter V related content may require additional in-game purchases, and the final details of the collaboration may be subject to change. Final details about the collaboration will be unveiled on Shadowverse.com and via the in-game newsfeed.
For more information, please contact pressrelease_info@Cygames.co.jp.
The next evolution in the collectible card game (CCG) genre, Shadowverse features a wealth of both single-player and competitive multiplayer content, and a multitude of beautifully illustrated cards.
The game has been downloaded over 6 million times and was described as “2016’s standout digital CCG” by SuperData Research. It features seven fully-voiced interweaving campaign stories, over 600 cards that players can use to craft devastating decks, and the ability to unlock the full potential of your favorite cards by “evolving” them mid-battle for a truly gripping strategy experience.
Shadowverse is currently available on PC via Steam, on the App Store for iPhone and iPad, and on Google Play for Android devices. For more information about the game, visit Shadowverse.com or contact pressrelease_info@Cygames.co.jp