Plus, Yurukill’s original soundtrack containing all 45 tracks featured in the game to be released on July 15!
Yurukill: The Calumniation Games Original Soundtrack will be available worldwide on a variety of music streaming platforms and subscription services, including Apple Music and Spotify! The complete soundtrack includes the game’s main theme and the ending theme!
IzanagiGames, Inc. (located in Koto-ku, Tokyo, Japan, and led by CEO/Producer Shinsuke Umeda) has announced the release of the Yurukill: The Calumniation Games on Steam® today, July 8. Yurukill is based on an original story by Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler author, Homura Kawamoto and features a scenario by Hikaru Muno. The game’s shoot ‘em up sections were developed by G.rev.
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Yurukill: The Calumniation Games is out now on Steam®, as of today, July 8!
Release date: July 8, 2022
Retail price: 39.99 USD (*Please note the retail price varies depending on your locality.)
Supported languages: Japanese, English, Simplified Chinese, French, German (*More languages will be added at a later date.)
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Yurukill: The Calumniation Games Original Soundtrack will be available on July 15!
◆ About Yurukill: The Calumniation Games Original Soundtrack
The Yurukill: The Calumniation Games Original Soundtrack contains all 45 tracks featured in escape adventure and bullet hell shoot ’em up, Yurukill: The Calumniation Games, including background music and tracks featured in the game’s stage adaptation, Yurukill: The Calumniation Games the stage, which starred Hiroki Ino.
This complete soundtrack also features two singles: the game’s main theme, “Black Innocence”, sung by Saori Hayami in character as Rina Azami; the ending theme, “Onore ni Hanamuke” (A Parting Gift)”, sung by Akari Kito in character as Izane Akegarasu; along with their respective karaoke and instrumental versions. All tracks were composed by Yuko Komiyama—known for her work as composer for the Monster Hunter series—and the main and ending themes feature lyrics from Noriko Fujimoto and strings arrangement by Tomomichi Takeoka.
Album title: Yurukill: The Calumniation Games Original Soundtrack
Scheduled release date: July 15, 2022
Release platforms: Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Music and more.
Retail price: 2,400 JPY (inc. tax) *Retail price differs depending on platform/subscription service.
Tracks included: The game’s main theme, “Black Innocence” and the ending theme, “Onore ni Hanamuke” (A Parting Gift)” — 45 tracks in total
◆ About Yurukill: The Calumniation Games
An escape adventure and bullet hell shoot ‘em up game based on an original story by Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler author, Homura Kawamoto, with a scenario by his younger brother, Hikaru Muno. Features character design from Hiro Kiyohara, known for his work on Valkyria Revolution, and a soundtrack from Yuko Komiyama, who worked on the Monster Hunter series. The shoot ‘em up elements were developed by veteran studio G.rev.
・Yurukill: The Calumniation Games teaser trailer
・Yurukill: The Calumniation Games official Twitter account (@yurukill)
・Yurukill: The Calumniation Games official website
・Yurukill: The Calumniation Games official site store page
◆ Homura Kawamoto’s profile
Homura Kawamoto made his debut with Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler in 2014, in the magazine Gangan Joker. The Kakegurui series, including spin-offs, has sold over 6.2 million copies, and has been adapted into a variety of projects including anime, movies, and games. Kawamoto has worked on original scenarios and planning for numerous titles, such as The War of Greedy Witches, and Greatest M (co-written with Hikaru Muno). He has also passed the national bar exam in Japan.
◆ Hikaru Muno’s profile
Hikaru Muno is the younger brother of Homura Kawamoto, and made his debut with a job search manual called Bonjin Naitei Senryaku (Job Hunting Strategies for Average People) in 2012. He has worked on numerous projects including original scenarios for comics, novels, how-to-books, board games, and is the author of the Kakegurui series’ light novels, Kakegurui Trip and Kakegurui Joker. He has also worked on Build Divide and High Card (both co-written with Homura Kawamoto) and a board game called Hen-na Kanji (Strange Chinese Characters).
◆ Hiro Kiyohara’s profile
Hiro Kiyohara is a manga artist and illustrator. He is best known for the comic version of Another, among other titles. He has worked on illustration for a range of novels, including All-Round Appraiser Q and the Detective versus Detectives series. He is a character designer for the PS4 game Valkyria Revolution and is currently writing the manga series The Decagon House Murders for the monthly manga magazine, Monthly Afternoon.
◆ Game overview
Title: Yurukill: The Calumniation Games
Original story/scenario: Homura Kawamoto (Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler) / Hikaru Muno
Director/Producer: Shinsuke Umeda (Death Come True)
Character design: Hiro Kiyohara (Valkyria Revolution)
Soundtrack: Yuko Komiyama (Monster Hunter series)
Genre: Escape adventure and bullet hell shoot ‘em up
Shoot ‘em up part development: G.rev (Mamorukun Curse!)
Demo release date for PS4®, PS5®, Nintendo Switch™: 4/28/2022 (Asia region), 6/8/2022 (North America & Europe)
Release date for PS4®, PS5®, Nintendo Switch™: 5/26/2022 (Asia region), 7/5/2022 (North America), 7/8/2022 (Europe)
Demo release date for Steam®: 6/22/2022
Release date for Steam®: 7/8/2022
Publisher: IzanagiGames, Inc.
Platforms: PS4®, PS5®, Nintendo Switch™, Steam®
Recommended retail price for physical and digital versions: 7,678 JPY (inc. tax)
Retail price for Steam® version: 6,600 JPY (inc. tax)
Copyright notice: (c)IzanagiGames, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
◆ About IzanagiGames
IzanagiGames is headquartered in Koto-ku, Tokyo. The company produces interactive entertainment experiences, with a focus on console games, and is geared towards directly accessing the global games market with titles made in collaboration with Japanese creators. By expanding the company’s range of fund procurement, IzanagiGames aims to provide opportunities for exceptional creators to make new IPs and games which are then delivered as entertainment experiences to fans across the world. IzanagiGames has released titles including Death Come True and World’s End Club on a variety of different platforms worldwide.
・IzanagiGames’ official website
・IzanagiGames’ official Twitter account
・IzanagiGames’ official YouTube channel
・Izanagi Z Store (the official IzanagiGames merchandise site)
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