Detective Conan Gets Smartphone Runner Game
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Bushiroad announced on Tuesday that it is developing a new smartphone runner game based on the Detective Conan franchise. The game is titled Detective Conan Runner: Race for the Truth in Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Germany, Chile, Mexico, Switzerland, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, France, Indonesia, the Philippines, Spain, Brazil, Egypt, Italy, and Norway. It is titled Case Closed Runner: Race to the Truth in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Denmark, Finland, Russia, and Sweden.
The free game will launch for iOS and Android devices in the above territories this year. The game will offer in-app purchases.
Bushiroad describes the game:
"Detective Conan Runner: Race to the Truth" is a horizontal runner game based on the hit Japanese animation series "Detective Conan."
Other than the running gameplay sequences, players can also enjoy story scenarios from the anime as well as original illustrations in the game.
In running gameplay, players can tap the screen for characters to jump, avoid obstacles, and collect points. Each character has unique skills. Players can collect illustrations, including original illustrations, and set them in the Home menu. The game will include story scenarios in which Conan and his friends solve cases.
An official website for the game opened, and pre-registration for the game is available now. All players will receive in-game rewards at launch based on the total number of pre-registrations.
Source: Press release