Published on February 13th, 2013 | by George X.
Ghost in the Shell Online – Launch Announced
One of the best Anime Series is coming to the MMO space. A Ghost in the Shell Online event was held yesterday in Japan, where the game’s developer Neople shed some light on the game and its release date!
The launch is scheduled for the first half of 2014 with Nexon as the Publisher . The game will be an online shooter (dubbed as “hacking fps”) and it will be based on Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG and Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex: Solid State Society.
Beeing an MMO shooter with PvP, factions are needed. You will be able to side with the Cyborgs / Hackers or with Section 9. According to the press release, all players will be cyborg, allowing to configure how mechanized their characters will be.
Check the Video of the Press Release below, you might need to speak japanese though… ^^
And here is some concept art of the game.