PlayStation®4/Nintendo Switch™ “Puyo Puyo eSports” 5th press release

PlayStation®4/Nintendo Switch™ “Puyo Puyo eSports” 5th press release
In the 5th press release of PlayStation®4/Nintendo Switch™ “Puyo Puyo eSports”, the new game of a Japanese nationally famous puzzle game series, “Puyo Puyo”, Sega revealed the fascination and some characters of the game.

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※All screenshots are captured during the development of the PS4® version.

Game element「Different types of Puyo」

By using ”Deco setting” before battle and design your own Puyo in “My Puyo setting” inside “My Data”, you can create different types of Puyo. More than the classic, “Aqua”, “Classic” and “Betanuri”, you can also select “Sonic” and “Morolian”, DLC characters in the previous games. Altogether, you can choose 15 kinds of Puyo at the beginning.

sonic
▪Sonic

moro
▪Morolian

classic
▪Classic

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▪Betanuri

Characters

Gathered famous characters! More effort makes more exciting battle! Apart from the classic characters, characters from “Puyopuyo!! Quest” and “Puyo Puyo Chronicle” will appear! Altogether 24 stars will participate in battles!

Ciel

Ciel

Character type

Large chaining with own Puyo

Puyo pattern

cielpattern

Serious and fast calculation
The accountant of the student union of the light
Although her calculation is very accurate
She often thinks too serious

cielbattle

Hartmann

Hartmann

Character type

Well Balanced

Puyo pattern

Hartmannpattern

A mysterious knight of the heaven
The knight who protenct the heaven
Keep distance from someone he just met
Seems never talk about himself

Hartmannbattle

Alex

Alex

Character type

Large chaining with own Puyo

Puyo pattern

alexpattern

Unusual leadership
A female knight holding the sword”Ark Rage”
No one knows where she come from, full of mystery
Some body said she was a prince of a royal family

Alexbattle

Carbuncle

Carbuncle

Character type

Large chaining by all means

Puyo pattern

Carbunclepattern

Mysterious yellow creature
A mysterious creature always stays with Arle
If keep him hungry, he eats everything in front of him
Need to pay attention

Carbunclebattle

Satan

Satan

Character type

Large chaining with own Puyo

Puyo pattern

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The boss who created the Puyo Hell!?
Seems to be the boss who created the Puyo Hell
Have very strong power, even when he has an idea
He may create chaos


【What is Puyo Puyo series?】

Puyo Puyo series, beloved for over a quarter of a century, is a Japanese nationally famous falling block action puzzle game.

The first game of the series appeared on MSX2 and Famicon disk system. In 1992, SEGA released the arcade version and the Maga Drive version. Being the first battle falling black game with a simple system and cute characters, Puyo Puyo has become a big hit. Later on, Puyo Puyo has appeared on different game consoles and mobile phones, a wild variety of people are enjoying this game series.

In March 2018, Puyo Puyo is recognized by JeSU (Japan esports Union), professional gamers of Puyo Puyo came into existence. Being able to excite the audience, plenty of competitions of Puyo Puyo are launching.

【What is esports?】

Esports is the abbreviated form of elctronic sports, in a broad sense it, stands for the entertainment, competition and sport using electronic devices. Generally, esports refers the competition to using computer and video games.

【Product summary】

Product: Puyo Puyo eSports
Platforms: PlayStation®4/Nintendo Switch™
Release: 25th Oct, 2018
Price: 1,999 yen (tax included)
※For download on PlayStation™Store and Nintendo eShop
Genre: Action Puzzle
Players: 1-4
※Online multiplayers: 2-4
※Local multiplayers on Nintendo Switch™: 2-4
Distributor: SEGA Games Co., Ltd.
CERO ratging: A (All ages)
Copyright: ©SEGA
Official website: http://puyo.sega.jp/PuyoPuyo_eSports/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/puyopuyo20th
※The arcade version of “Puyo Puyo eSports”(TBC) is coming soon.

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