Torrance, CA October 18, 2012 – With the impending release of Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward, Aksys Games proudly announces that the official OVA short for Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward is now available! Completely localized and dubbed in English for fan’s viewing pleasure, venture into the very beginnings of the game and learn how the main character, Sigma, meets with Phi, Quark and the others in this short OVA film viewable at www.virtueslastreward.com.
Aksys Games worked with VIS, a Monterey, CA-based lounge rock band, and used their song, “Koyatte,” as the theme song played at the beginning of the OVA. See Sigma rock out to VIS in his awesome sports car! For more information about VIS, visit www.vis-music.com.
About Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward
Following the success of Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors, Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward is the spiritual sequel to the original, with a new cast, thrilling storyline and new puzzles. Follow Sigma as he and eight others try to crack the mystery of Zero and figure out who to trust or who to betray, all while solving mind-boggling puzzles.
Puzzles and Story – Game progression goes through two distinct stages, “Novel” and “Escape” stages. During the Novel stage, subjects find themselves engaged by a complex and gripping story. During the Escape Stage, players must solve numerous puzzles.
Fully-Voiced Novel Sections and Dual Language Support –During the novel stage, all characters are fully voiced. Players have a choice in listening to novel sections in either Japanese or English.
Numerous Endings – With 24 unique endings, each choice allows players to see their fate as well as the fate of others unfold differently.
Immersive Three-Dimensional Environment – Players can rotate the camera around a 3D room during escape sections and select and manipulate objects in a three dimensional space.
Introduces New Characters, Brings Back Old Ones – Several new characters join the cast of Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward and some old ones make appearances as well!
Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward for the PS®VITA system and Nintendo 3DS® will ship October 23, 2012.
Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward has been rated M (Mature) by the ESRB. For more information about the Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward, visit www.virtueslastreward.com. For more information about Aksys Games visit www.aksysgames.com.
About Zero Escape Series
The Zero Escape series blends thrilling visual novel with complex puzzle game. Starting in 2010, Aksys Games published Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors (999), which became one of the most critically acclaimed Aksys’ games that year, earning IGN’s Story of the Year award. Following the success of 999, Aksys Games earlier this year announced that it would be releasing the spiritual sequence to this series, entitled Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward. More information about both series can be found here, www.zero-escape.com.
About Aksys Games
Located in Torrance, California and founded in 2006, Aksys Games is well known for being a visionary within the fighting game sector while expanding into other genres such as RPGs, fishing, and family-style games. Some of their more popular games include the BlazBlue, Record of Agarest War and Bit.Trip series.+6