The award-winning universe of Zikverländ comes alive once more in Heroes of Twilight
The free-to-play mobile installment is headed to Android and iOS devices this summer.
Quebec City, March 25, 2021 – BKOM Studios and Gamigo are excited to announce that the award-winning universe of Zikverländ will come alive once more in Heroes of Twilight: a game featuring a mix of genres that bring turn-based tactical combat into real-time PvP battles. Players will have access to a diverse roster of new heroes and a wide array of powerful card-based spells. Heroes of Twilight brings a refreshing take to the arena battle genre. Discover new legendary battlegrounds, a new story mode through which you’ll learn more about this world’s epic lore, and new exciting ways of playing!
“We were looking for a publishing partner that knew the genre and the target audience really well. The team at gamigo immediately saw the potential behind our unique game concept and since day one, the collaboration has been fluid and very productive. A true partnership that we feel will fuel this title’s success!”, mentions our CEO, Frederic Martin.
Andreas Weidenhaupt, COO of gamigo says, “We are always working on diversifying our portfolio and in BKOM we’ve found a passionate studio that produces outstanding games. We quickly realized the potential of their latest project and want to bring this novel experience to a global audience. We’re looking forward to a successful partnership and expanding on our mobile publishing segment.”
It’s not all about hard punches and devastating strategy either. Heroes of Twilight boasts a charming art style and a distinctive day/night cycle in each Arena match. Each time the sun hides or emerges, the Heroes will transform their appearances and gain access to different individual abilities that can be upgraded to suit an individual player’s preferred style. Each Hero’s dual personality adds a new tactical element to each and every match with twice as many ways to beat opponents.
Heroes of Twilight began as a magical world created through bedtime stories told by the game’s creator but has become a thrilling new free-to-play mobile experience.
Main Game Features
- A challenging mix of turn-based strategy mechanics, powerful cards, and tactical gameplay elements
- Outsmart your opponent 1v1 in PvP Arena matches
- Robust and fair matchmaking between players
- Day & night cycle mechanics that influence the gameplay strategy
- Form shifting heroes: 1 character, 2 personalities
- Clan system and leaderboards with events and tournaments
- New Story mode through which players will learn more about Zikverländ’s epic lore
Look for Heroes of Twilight in the summer of 2021, with more information to follow in the weeks ahead. For now, players can stay tuned to the official website for more details.
About BKOM Studios
The studio develops state-of-the-art games and interactive experiences for prestigious names in the Games and Entertainment Industry. More than 100 people work in their studios located in Quebec City, Canada, and Los Angeles, USA.
The gamigo group is one of the leading publishers of online and mobile games in Europe and North America. The company’s diverse game portfolio includes free-to-play titles such as ArcheAge, RIFT, Trove and Aura Kingdom, as well as the recently launched buy-to-play game ArcheAge: Unchained. Counting more than 400 employees, gamigo is one of the largest German companies in the gaming industry. Besides its 5 German locations in Hamburg (HQ), Berlin, Cologne, Münster, and Darmstadt, the gamigo group also has branches in Warsaw (Poland), Istanbul (Turkey), New York, Redwood City, Austin, Bellevue (US), and Seoul (South Korea). In addition to gamigo AG, the group includes the subsidiaries WildTangent, Aeria Games and Mediakraft Networks. The company strives to grow not only organically, but also through acquisitions. Since 2013, it has made more than 25 acquisitions, including titles, gaming, and technology companies as well as individual game assets.
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