Riyadh, July 17th 2023 – Manga Productions, a subsidiary of Mohammed bin Salman “Misk” Foundation, and Microids are pleased to announce that “UFO Robot Grendizer: The Feast of the Wolves” will be available on November 14th, 2023 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC. The Nintendo Switch version will be available in 2024.
“UFO Robot Grendizer: The Feast of the Wolves” will follow the first story arc of the anime series, which was created by the Mangaka Go Nagai, giving players the chance to revisit the most iconic moments of this epic adventure. Fans of the show will be thrilled to hear that the game will feature the memorable musical themes from the anime, re-orchestrated for an even more immersive experience. These musical themes have been a crucial part of the anime’s success and players will now be able to enjoy them in an interactive way.
Eng. Abdulaziz Alnaghmoosh, the Director of Marketing, Distribution and Business Development at Manga Productions, articulates the following “We aspire to expand the reach of this game title to satisfy and provide a more fulfilling gaming experience for players in MENA region. At Manga Productions, we are working to distribute and localize international video games through our inspiring Saudi youth talents.”
To deliver a wonderful experience to the fans, “UFO Robot Grendizer: The Feast of the Wolves” will also be available as Collector and Limited Editions. The Deluxe Edition will include: (The game, a lenticular, an exclusive Steelbook, a key chain and poster)
The Collector’s Edition will include: (collector box, an exclusive Grendizer figurine, digital bonuses, the game, a lenticular, an exclusive Steelbook, a key chain, 3 pin’s set, 4 lithographs, a golden ticket, an exclusive artbook and poster).
It is worth emphasizing that Manga Productions and Microids formed a publishing and distribution partnership on March 9, 2023. As a result of this collaboration, the game “UFO Robot Grendizer: The Feast of the Wolves” has been localized to cater to the Middle East and North Africa market. Additionally, this joint effort opened doors for Saudi talents in various filed such as distribution, licensing, and marketing.
The popular “Grendizer” anime series, which aired a total of 74 episodes, stands as a significant milestone in Japanese animation history during the late 1970s. Notably, it garnered tremendous popularity in the Arab world, France, and Italy.