Yesterday, we announced that Level-5 will be a releasing the Professor Layton Royale Social Game for DeNA’s mobile platform, Mobage. There was an uproar that the social game will only be available in Japan.
Professor Layton Royale initially will launch on Mobage in Japan, with plans to roll out to players worldwide thereafter. The adventure RPG title will be free-to-play with optional virtual items on offer for purchase as well. The Japanese-language version of Professor Layton Royale is scheduled to become available in Japan this Fall, first for feature phones, and then for smartphones. DeNA and Level-5 also plan to provide soon localized versions to international users on the highly anticipated global Mobage service.