From Manga to Videogame, Captain Velvet Meteor Jumps to the TRPG World!

29 Jun

Shueisha GamesGame Page Box Art Captain Velvet Meteor The Jump Plus Dimensions Inits 320x480 1, the new indie game publishing arm of Shonen Jump publisher Shueisha, along with developer Momo-Pi, are excited to announce the final Jump+ characters to join the rosters of the Tactical RPG Captain Velvet Meteor: The Jump+ Dimensions, and its release date, July 28th, 2022!

In addition to the previously announced Shonen Jump+ manga characters, new heroes from SPY×FAMILY (by Tatsuya Endo), GHOST REAPER GIRL (by Akihisa Saaike), and ‘Tis Time for “Torture,” Princess (by Haruhara Robinson/Hirakei) will join Captain Velvet in his battle against the forces of evil! This completes the roster of eight Jump+ heroes, each with unique abilities and tactics.

The Story

Damien’s life is flipped upside-down when his family moves him to Japan. A shy boy, he copes with his newfound loneliness with the power of his infinite imagination and creates an imaginary hero named “Captain Velvet Meteor”! In his imaginary world, Damien sets off on an adventure with his favourite Jump+ heroes and fights to adjust to his new home and find himself.

Experience Damien’s struggles living in Japan for the first time as he interacts with his family in his Grandmother’s home. Then dive into the Jump+ Dimensions, the world of Damien’s imagination, where he takes part in strategic battles that include puzzle and stealth elements. Use signature attacks of your Jump+ companions through Power and Assist Combos to unleash massive damage on hoards of enemies. Or get strategic with abilities that inflict status effects or knock enemies aside to help control the battlefield.

Become Captain Velvet Meteor and help Damien conquer his fears in a tactical adventure enjoyable for players of all ages and skill levels!

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Captain Velvet Meteor Character Lineup

Monster No. 8 – Kafka Hibino
HEART GEAR – Chrome
Slime Life – Slime
Hell’s Paradise: Jigokuraku – Gabimaru
Summer Time Rendering – Ushio Kofune
‘Tis Time for “Torture,” Princess – Princess & Ex
GHOST REAPER GIRL – Chloe Love (pictured right)
SPY×FAMILY – Loid Forger

About

Captain Velvet Meteor: The Jump+ Dimensions is developed by Momo-Pi, an indie game studio led by Rinaldo Wirz, a Swiss artist living in Japan. The culturally diverse studio garnered critical praise with their game, Persephone, and won the “Shueisha Shonen Jump+ Award” at the Google Play Indie Game Festival 2019. Captain Velvet Meteor is the result of Shueisha Games and Shonen Jump+’s first attempt to offer a small studio the full scope of the publisher’s famous manga works.

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