The puzzle smartphone RPG “Monster Strike” (referred to as MonSt, below) announced for the first time a collaboration with five of Takahashi Rumiko’s most iconic titles from “Rumic World”, including “Urusei Yatsura”, and “Inuyasha”. The event will start on Mar. 2, 2021 at 12:00pm.
“Rumic World” is the term used to refer to the collection of works from the manga author Takashi Rumiko, which encompasses a variety of genres ranging from comedy to love stories, battle, and horror.
Among these, characters from the most iconic series “Urusei Yatsura”, “Maison Ikkoku”, “Ranma 1/2”, “Inuyasha”, and “Rin-ne”, will appear on “MonSt” for the first time ever.
From “Urusei Yatsura”, the Oni specie alien girl that came from space, “Lum”. From “Ranma 1/2”, the young martial artist protagonist in both male and female forms, “Saotome Ranma”. From “Inuyasha”, the hybrid of a demon father and a human mother, “Inuyasha”. Each character can be acquired by clearing special event quests.
Throughout the collaboration period, by clearing Bingo-type missions, the following characters can also be unlocked: From “Maison Ikkoku”, the manager of the Maison Ikkoku in the city of Clock Hill, “Otonashi Kyoko”. From “Ranma 1/2”, the Chinese Amazon girl, “Shampoo”. From “Inuyasha”, the older half-brother of the protagonist Inuyasha, “Sesshomaru”. And from “Rinne”, the young shinigami with a gentle heart and strong sense of justice, “Rokudo Rinne”.
The collaboration event “Rumic World x Monster Strike” will start from 12:00am Mar. 2, 2021. More details regarding the collab can be found at MonSt’s official website and Youtube channel.
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