The fall season also marks the time for a must-attend event for gamers around the world, the Tokyo Game Show! The Tokyo Game Show 2023 (TGS2023) will be held from September 21 to 24, 2023. Many companies have already announced their participation, and the details of their exhibits are gradually being revealed. Bandai Namco Entertainment has also announced its participation, with some exhibit details already revealed. Now, the official Bandai Namco website for TGS2023 has been launched, unveiling the complete exhibit details!
Additional Exhibition Games Revealed!
With the opening of the official Bandai Namco website for TGS2023, you might be thinking about the lineup of showcased games. The initial announcement included TEKKEN 8, THE iDOLM@STER SHINYCOLORS Song For Prism, and BLUE PROTOCOL as the first wave of titles. Now, more showcased games have been unveiled!
- SAND LAND
- SYNDUALITY Echo of Ada
- SD GUNDAM G GENERATION ETERNAL
- MY HERO ACADEMIA ULTRA RUMBLE
- Tales of ARISE
- SWORD ART ONLINE Last Recollection
By the way, it seems like we can expect more titles in addition to those already listed with the note and more.
The official website of Bandai Namco TGS2023 has released the schedule and details for each game's trial play at the event.
However, this year you need to register beforehand to attend the trial play sessions for TEKKEN 8, SAND LAND, SYNDUALITY Echo of Ada, and SD GUNDAM G GENERATION ETERNAL. The trial sessions are scheduled for the general public days, September 23rd and September 24th, 2023.
To apply, you must have a Bandai Namco ID. If you haven't registered yet, be sure to do so before applying. Additionally, please note that the The Idolmaster: Shiny Colors Song for Prism event, scheduled for September 24th, 2023 at 11:00 AM JST, also requires advance registration.
It's understandable if you can't participate even after registering, but forgetting to register beforehand while attending TGS2023 may lead to regret. Therefore, it's advisable to thoroughly review the details on the official Bandai Namco TGS2023 website and apply for trial play sessions and event attendance in advance.
Ambassadors & Special Supporters for the Livestream Program Announced!
Bandai Namco will provide exclusive streaming that will be different from what you'll see at the venue. The event ambassadors and special supporters have now been announced!
As program ambassadors,The Idolmaster Shiny Colors characters Tenka Osaki, Kaho Komiya, and Toru Asakura will take the stage and serve as overall hosts! You can expect a lot of information to be disclosed.
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Furthermore, PROJECT IM@S vα-liv will be the special supporters! The game's idol trainees - Manaka Tomori, Letora, and Cosmo Kamizuru - will tackle different gaming challenges on the show to earn self-promotion time.
The challenge is on: Manaka Tomori will try the Nintendo Switch Active Life: Outdoor Challenge, Letora will play Little Nightmares II on Steam, and Cosmo Kamizuru will play We Love Katamari REROLL+ Royal Reverie on Steam. The group will join forces to compete in a Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival.
Check out the official Bandai Namco TGS2023 website for the streaming timetable.
RTA Event in Collaboration with RTA in Japan!
Two days of live streaming will feature an event called Real-Time Attack (RTA) that showcases titles from Bandai Namco games in partnership with RTA in Japan. The event will happen from September 23, 2023, at 11:30 PM to September 24, 2023, at 9:00 AM.
In an RTA event, the choice of titles, categories, runners, and commentators are critical considerations. The selected game for this event is the latest game in the renowned Tales Of series by Bandai Namco, Tales of ARISE!
Categories: Any%, New Game, Glitchless
Commentators: セリア, えく
This implies the possibility of some intriguing techniques being utilized. This will be fun for those who already finished the game. Be careful though, as they'll play until the end, and spoilers might be revealed.
Next, we have KLONOA 2: Lunatea's Veil in the remastered edition of the classic action game Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series!
Though the game has updated graphics and smoother gameplay, it's still the same game that was released on PS2 in 2001. If you played it back then, you'll love the nostalgia factor. The platform is PC, and the categories are Any%, Normal, Standard Mode, and Glitchless. The player will be ねこ!
Action games usually have quick-paced real-time action, but with a set goal time of 1 hour and 45 minutes, this stream guarantees to be an engaging and impressive experience.
And lastly, the game is We Love Katamari REROLL+ Royal Reverie!
This game was recently released on June 1, 2023. The game is on PC, and the category is Roll Up the Sun. Harutomo is the player. With a clear goal time of 1 hour, this promises to be a fast and exciting RTA, so keep your eyes on it from start to finish!
Keep an eye on the official Bandai Namco TGS2023 website for updates and announcements as more details will be revealed gradually in the future.