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Square Enix to close Katana Maidens mobile game in October


Square Enix announcement that he will close his Katana Maidens: Toji no Miko mobile game in Japan on October 29, 2021. A limited offline version of the game will be available to existing players after closure. [Thanks, Game Watch.]

Katana Maidens: Toji no Miko first appeared as a manga written by Sakae Saito in 2017. It received an anime adaptation in 2018, which was also released simultaneously in North America by Crunchyroll. The franchise is known to have its characters created by Yoshinori Shizuma, who is known to have designed some of the ship daughters in Kantaï collection.

Square Enix released a mobile game based on Katana Maidens exclusively in Japan in March 2018. The game will have lasted more than three and a half years at the time of its termination. During its lifetime the game has had collaborations with NieR: Automata and Ocean star, as well as anime titles like DanMachi and Yuki Yuna is a hero.

Similar to other recent outgoing titles like Star ocean history and Dragon Quest Rivals As, Square Enix is ​​preparing a limited offline version that will be available after the online mobile game is closed. The producer of the game promised in a public letter that existing players will still be able to recall the game by looking at the character models and artwork collected.

The Katana Maidens: Toji no Miko The mobile game is available on Android and iOS devices in Japan until October 29, 2021.