'Attack On Titan' Game News: Game to Feature Violence From Manga, Developers Surprised at US Success of Title

'Attack on Titan' a Big Success in the US

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A character from "Attack on Titan - the first part" walks during the opening event of the Tokyo International Film Festival... October 23, 2014 |

After the first season of "Attack On Titan," many fans were intrigued by the story presented in the anime, making the franchise's new game a success.

Developers On The Reception Of The Western Market

According to a recent interview with the developer of "Attack On Titan," Koei Tecmo, there was a lot of shock regarding how well the game was received in the western markets. He explained that they did not expect the game to be as popular as it is in the United States.

Since "Attack On Titan" was based on manga, the anime series was made to appeal to anime fans. However, the anime series presented a captivating storyline that is different from the usual anime plots.

The Story of 'Attack On Titan'

The story centers on a character named Eren Jaeger, who made the decision of joining Titan hunters after a horde of Titan destroyed his village and killed his family.

The drama series showed characters working hard to defeat the creatures that are beyond their comprehension. While that the anime has yet to catch up to the mange, there is still a lot of plots to explore when the second season of "Attack On Titan" airs next year. In the meantime, fans can look forward to the new video game released for the franchise.

E3 Preview Recap

In the most recently concluded Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), a preview of the game was revealed. It showed a third-person action game, which shows the chaos in the anime. Fans can expect intense action when playing the game, accurately illustrating the violence shown in the manga.

To really embody the characters, players will be able to use the popular 3D maneuver gear to travel around the city. in addition, they will work as a member of the Survey Corps. In order to keep the titans from breaching the outer wall.

Players will have the opportunity to play in combat mode which will let them select a major body part if the titan to attack. However, to take down the titan, they will have to target the neck area.

However, fans will have to wait until Aug. 30 to catch the new title on Play Station 3, Plat Station 4, PS Vita, Xbox One, and PC.

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