July 4, 2011
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
KONAMI will release the puzzle-solving adventure game, "Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights" for the Nintendo 3DS. The title will hit European and American markets later this fall following its release in Japan on Thursday, July 7th.
With simple rules and controls, brain-teasing puzzle-based adventure games have attracted a wide demographic of fans both within Japan and overseas, transcending age and gender. In addition to the mainstay appeal of the genre, "Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights" boasts the excitement of action games KONAMI is famous for, as well as RPG elements?the combination of which has resulted in the creation of an unprecedented intellectual masterpiece.
|Box Art (Japanese Version)|
The game abounds with over 250 different types of puzzles and quizzes to test mental prowess as the story unfolds?must haves for any good adventure. This time though, you will be hiding from guards, moving obstacles, and exploring labyrinths in debonair action game style. More still, expect striking RPG-esque battle scenes to dazzle your senses as you collect "living treasure" protected by guardian spirits. "Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights" introduces a new approach to gameplay, pushing the boundaries of traditional adventure games.
The Japanese version is voiced by a lineup of stars that enhance the appeal of the game's unique characters: actor Goro Kishitani, actress Emi Takei, and Osamu Shitara and Yuki Himura of the comedy duo "Bananaman." The depth of the stereoscopic 3D images and rich animation sequences will allow players to immerse themselves even further in the storyline.
KONAMI will continue to produce new and creative entertainment to delight consumers across the globe.
|The hero, Dr. Lautrec||A cinematic, action-packed story|
|Fight guardian spirits and collect "living treasure"||English-version game screen|
|Title||Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights|
|Release Date||Thursday, July 7th, 2011|
|Price||5,480 yen（tax included）|
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