GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) has announced the release of TEPPEN, the ultimate card battle game for mobile from the joint development team of GOE and CAPCOM, in Asia. GOE has also announced the addition of Jill Valentine from Resident Evil to the list of legendary CAPCOM heroes.
Revealed at the TEPPEN Asia Japan Premiere event in Tokyo last night, TEPPEN is now available in Japan, Australia, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Singapore, and Thailand, along with Jill Valentine and her three unique Hero Arts abilities.
Along with Jill Valentine joining the Hero roster, the “Day of Nightmares” card pack expansion was revealed. Due in September, “Day of Nightmares” will introduce more elements from Raccoon City to the Land of Illusion. Details on gameplay balances and updates were also shared, and can be viewed on TEPPEN’s official Twitch channel at www.twitch.tv/playteppen.
Details on TEPPEN’s competitive plans were shared with the reveal of the TEPPEN World Championship, the first worldwide tournament in which representatives from around the globe will face off in the Ultimate Card Battle for a large cash prize. The TEPPEN World Championship will take place in Tokyo coming this December and online qualifying matches will begin in October 2019. Also announced were the PAX West Invitational Tournament, Tokyo Game Show Cup, and other events in various regions.
As if that wasn’t enough, more new Heroes and card packs were teased for arrival in TEPPEN for later this year. More details will be shared at a future date.
Launched on July 4, 2019, TEPPEN is an innovative and exciting new way to play card games. With its real-time card battle system, it keeps players on their toes like no other mobile game of its genre. Add in stunningly hand-drawn art for iconic CAPCOM characters like Ryu, Rathalos, Morrigan Aensland, and others, TEPPEN is one of the biggest mobile releases this year. To date, TEPPEN has surpassed one million downloads and is available for download on the App Store and Google Play.