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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

São Paulo, Brazil, July 22, 2019QUByte Interactive and Strictly Limited Games is pleased to announce that the Limited Physical Release of VASARA Collection, including the Collector’s edition, is coming July 27th for Nintendo Switch, PS4TM and ‘PS Vita’, and can be purchased exclusively through strictlylimitedgames.com online store.

Back in January, QUByte Interactive announced the partnership with Strictly Limited Games for the distribution of the exclusive Physical and Collector’s Edition of VASARA Collection.

VASARA Collection brings together the two original games, formerly available to Japanese Arcades only, and adds a wide range brand new content exclusively for consoles and PCs.

A release date for the digital version of VASARA Collection will be announced soon..

New Gameplay Video for VASARA Collection: https://youtu.be/8SE1n3N_0Rs

 

About VASARA

 

For the very first time, highly acclaimed Japanese Arcade Shoot’em Ups - VASARA (2000) and VASARA 2 (2001) - are made available to the whole world via this package: VASARA COLLECTION!

 

Science Fiction meets History in these arcade classics which take place in an alternate timeline Feudal Japan where technologically advanced weaponry and equipment are a reality, and heroes use flying motorcycles with amazing firepower and fierce melee weapons to destroy their enemies.

 

The late ruler of Japan, Hideyoshi Hashiba, has just died and Ieyasu Tokugawa is planning on taking over. The protagonists must battle their way through a series of warlords sent by Tokugawa in order to keep him from succeeding.

 

Fight against warships, battle tanks, giant robots, evil soldiers and rogue Samurais to prevent 1600's Japan from being taken over by tyrannical forces.

 

The highly skill-based gameplay keeps you at the edge of your seat at all times. Try and stay alive on this frantic game where everyone, and everything, is out to kill you!

 

Main features:

- Playstation TV/ Vita TV support (includes 2-Player Co-Op);

- Tate Mode/ Vertical Mode support;

- 9 playable characters inspired by real Japanese historical figures;

- Sci-Fi meets Feudal Japan in this retelling of historical battles;

- Fight Robots and Samurais using traditional shooting and powerful melee attacks;

- Heavily skill-based gameplay for Experts;

- Easy Mode for Starters;

- Branching Paths and Multiple Endings according to your characters and in-game actions;

 

For more information, please visit: http://www.qubyteinteractive.com/games/vasara/

 

About QUByte Interactive

QUByte Interactive is a Brazilian game developer focused on delivering high quality games across the most diverse platforms, from mobile to video game consoles, with business partners in several countries like USA, Canada, Germany, Japan and China. All Rights Reserved © 2019 QUByte Interactive.

 

About Strictly Limited Games

Strictly Limited Games is a German publisher based near Stuttgart, specialized in releasing a curated selection of digital download-only games in exclusive collectible physical editions for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Nintendo Switch. The company was founded in 2017 by Dennis Mendel, former scholar for game studies and advisor at Fraunhofer Institute, and Benedict Braitsch. Both passionate collectors with a combined collection of over 7.000 digital and physical games for all console generations, their intention is to form an opposite pole to the current trend of digital-only releases. With their personal hobbyhorse game-archaeology they want to make their own contribution to game-preservation. All collectors’ editions are available exclusively at Strictly Limited Games online store www.strictlylimitedgames.com