Gravity Game Arise Co., Ltd. and Aquatic Moon, Inc.
Sign Global Publishing Agreement for Game Adaptation of
Gravity Game Arise Co., Ltd. (located in Chuo-ku, Tokyo), a strategic group company of NASDAQ-listed GRAVITY in Japan, announces that it has signed a global publishing agreement with indie game developer Aquatic Moon (California, USA) for the game adaptation of "Twilight Monk" (Twilight Monk).
With this agreement, Gravity Game Arise ("GGA") and Aquatic Moon ("AM") will develop a Metroidvania game utilizing AM's popular "Twilight Monk" IP with its overwhelming worldview, unique art style, and fascinating characters, and profound storyline. The game is scheduled to release globally on multiple platforms. In addition, GRAVITY will develop a strategic cooperative relationship to lead the "Twilight Monk" game to success by maximizing the marketing, public relations, and management functions established through GRAVITY's global IP holdings.
About Gravity Game Arise
GRAVITY is a strategic group company in Japan of GRAVITY, a NASDAQ-listed company, which owns the popular "Ragnarok" game series IP with more than 100 million downloads and has developed excellent games worldwide on various platforms including Ragnarok M: ETERNAL LOVE, Ragnarok Origins, Ragnarok Arena, Ragnarok X: Next Generation, and other excellent games on diverse platforms worldwide.
About Aquatic Moon
Trent Kaniuga has been a character designer and world-building concept artist on such games as World of Warcraft, League of Legends, Diablo 3, Fortnite, and Hearthstone. In 2012, he formed Aquatic Moon, A boutique art studio. Based in California, USA, the studio has provided many of the industry's top games with their work as primary concept artists, as well as developing novels, comics, and games based on their original works such as "CreeD," "Twilight Monk," and “Ikeda.
About “Twilight Monk”
Twilight Monk is a series of kung fu, fantasy, adventure novels, and art books beginning with “Secrets of Kung Fulio”.
The epic storyline, overwhelming worldview, and unique characters are the main attractions of the series.
The game is a 2D action-adventure game featuring hand-drawn stylized art, meticulously designed Metroidvania dungeons, and an open world. Players take on the role of Raziel Tenza, the last descendant of the "Ancient Monks of Twilight" a race of demon hunters as they seek to hold off armies of “Darksprites”, supernatural demons that plague the land of Speria.
About the "Twilight Monk" Metroidvania Game
Twilight Monk is a fantasy, kung fu adventure with meticulously crafted Metroidvania designed dungeons, connected by an open world.
In Twilight Monk, you will hunt down and destroy powerful Darksprites as Raziel Tenza - the last descendant of Demon Hunters.
Weapon of the Ancients - Rack up combos with the Phantom Pillar to obliterate foes.
Solve puzzles - As you explore, you will need a variety of tools to reach previously inaccessible areas to solve puzzles.
Living towns - Switch to a 3/4 angled world view between dungeons to explore towns and acquire equipment, make bets or discover dungeons.
- Choose your destiny - Destroy or recruit Darksprite foes.
- Discover maps to find hidden dungeons across the land.
- Meet an unconventional cast of characters, each with their own story.
The Catacombs beneath Crescent Isle hold many secrets.
Be immersed in unspoken stories of an imaginative world on the brink of destruction.