Princess Connect! Re: Dive Announces Collaboration With Hololive
With its global launch scheduled for next year, the smartphone game developed by Cygames, Princess Connect! Re: Dive announced a collaboration with the Hololive English division of Virtual YouTubers agency, Hololive Production. This division includes Virtual YouTubers Gawr Gura, Mori Calliope, Takanashi Kiara, Ninomae Ina’nis and Amelia Watson.
The collaboration will kick off with a pre-release sneak peek presented by Takanashi Kiara. Afterward, Amelia Watson will host a special celebratory broadcast to commemorate the game's global launch. The five members of this division will provide their charisma and their unique and unmistakable personalities to arouse interest in this installment in fans.
Finally, Hololive Production is a Virtual YouTubers talent agency managed by Cover Corp., and is the largest group of its kind, counting among its ranks such popular talents as Inugami Korone, Shirakami Fubuki, and Usada Pekora, among others. The cast of Hololive English debuted in September and quickly accumulated a large following, which is why Hololive Production has already opened auditions for an English-speaking division of Virtual Idols (in addition to YouTubers), which keeps their applications open until the 29th. January 2021.
On the other hand, the game for smartphones has its global launch scheduled for the year 2021 by the Crunchyroll Games, LLC division. According to some leaks, the launch would be scheduled for March 2021, although it has not yet been confirmed. An anime adaptation produced by Cygames Pictures studios, under the direction and scripts written by Takaomi Kanasaki, premiered on April 6 and had a total of twelve episodes. The production of a second season is confirmed.
Description of Princess Connect! Re: Dive
A Story That Resonates: The wildly popular RPG Princess Connect is here for a global audience. Finally available globally! A hugely successful title in Japan and China, the game reaches new heights thanks to an exciting collaboration between Crunchyroll Games, Cygames, and Funplex. Begin your journey through the land of Asturm with your one-of-a-kind Knight Princesses! A wonderful tale told through beautiful animation. Fascinating cinematics produced by the renowned Wit Studio! Full of story and wonderfully animated scenes! Simple but deep battles in real time. Charming princesses engage in lively battles in real time! Just tap to activate your UNION BURSTS and get beautiful animations! Select characters with unique abilities to form your favorite team! Evolve and deepen your bond with your princesses, level up and equip epic weapons!
Source: Official Twitter Account