Tecmo Koei America today announced its Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) lineup of titles. The formation of Tecmo Koei America represents a bold new direction for two world-renown gaming companies, Tecmo and Koei. Under Tecmo Koei America, the company will redefine the action genre through blending Japanese tradition with the latest in innovative technologies and design. E3 2010 will mark a new era for the company as it pulls the curtain on four unique titles ranging from manga-inspired action brawler to an action RPG steeped in high fantasy.
"We’re excited to offer a strong lineup of games this year under the new Tecmo Koei America formation," said Tak Yamamoto, Executive Vice President. "Each game promises to deliver fun and amazing experiences drawing inspiration from world-renown comics and ancient history, as well as creating all-new IPs, all of which defines the essence of the Tecmo Koei America and its direction in the future."
Tecmo Koei America will have on display a salvo of new titles for PlayStation3 and the Xbox 360:
[PlayStation3, Xbox 360 / Fall 2010]
Prepare for the merciless action and brutal hand-to-hand combat of FIST OF THE NORTH STAR®: Ken’s Rage! Put your martial arts skills to the test against masses of bloodthirsty enemies in this no-holds-barred action brawler ripped from the pages of the popular manga classic.
[PlayStation3, Xbox 360/ Fall 2010]
Experience Syd and Filena’s adventurous ascent through a treacherous tower in this dark fantasy, third-person/action shooter! Navigate through intense, shape-shifting battlefields, and perform powerful, two-character combo attacks with Filena in your quest to take down the living tower.
In the age when Zeus Almighty ruled over immortals and men, what begins as a truce between two cities quickly erupts into a massive war that will shake the very foundations of Olympus. Battle as legendary fighters for the Trojans or the Greeks, and play out two dark and bloody storylines inspired by both history and legend.
[PlayStation3, / TBA]
TRINITY: Souls of Zill O’ll is a truly epic Action RPG that delivers an unforgettable journey through a world in peril. Players control three heroic characters using an innovative party system, as their quests take them to vast fields, mysterious cities and dark chambers.