Natsume Inc., a worldwide developer and publisher of family-oriented video games, has announced the new exclusive retail distribution partnership with Crescent Marketing in a bid to distribute Natsume’s River City: Tokyo Rumble and Wild Guns: Reloaded across North America.
Crescent Marketing is an authorized video game distributor providing a vast selection of electronic software, accessories, and hardware to a diverse and loyal client base of retailers. River City: Tokyo Rumble is available for the Nintendo 3DS and Wild Guns: Reloaded for the PS4. Crescent Marketing provides a depth of knowledge and industry experience to help further Natsume reach and provide their great games to customers in all of North and South America.
Graham Markay, Vice President of Operations at Natsume, spoke about the new partnership, saying:
“At Natsume, we have a very unique lineup that appeals to a very loyal fanbase, so it is important that the team that gets the game into gamers hands has a lot of experience and relationships with key retailers. Crescent Marketing’s team has the perfect kind of background and experience for our lineup. We’re excited to be able to reach the physical retail channels that they have such strong relationships with.”
Pre-orders for River City: Tokyo Rumble and Wild Guns: Reloaded will soon be available at Crunchyroll.com, Groupon.com, Gamefly.com, Videogameplus.ca and other select retailers in North America.
Margaret Kim, Project Relations Manager at Crescent Marketing, also said:
“Crescent Marketing is excited to be working with Natsume in distributing River City: Tokyo Rumble and Wild Guns: Reloaded to some of the most popular gaming consoles on the market. We hope that gamers who originally missed playing these classic titles can enjoy this experience on the consoles they own today.”
River City: Tokyo Rumble will be available in both digital and physical formats when it launches September 27th. Players can will receive a limited edition Kunio keychain from the new Natsume Amazon store! River City: Tokyo Rumble will be the first product offered on new Natsume Amazon store, with more Natsume titles to follow this fall. Hiro Maekawa, President & CEO of Natsume, spoke about the upcoming release, saying:
“We are thrilled that River City: Tokyo Rumble will be the first item available in the new Natsume Amazon Store. Natsume fans will not only find our lineup of popular games all in one convenient location, but the store will also offer special, exclusive bundles and bonus items like our well-known plush and other unique items. Players should stay tuned as we release more information this fall.”