Taiwan’s Jumbo Know-how not too long ago launched its multiplayer fishing sport, “Ocean Phoenix”, into the US market.
Though the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has tremendously impacted the gaming business, many firms are nonetheless striving to actively rework their companies within the hope of breaking out of the present scenario.
Final yr, Taiwan-based Jumbo Know-how partnered with US-based Gaming Arts to debut Jumbo’s ARK-65 six-seater multiplayer fishing sport at G2E in Las Vegas. This marks a big milestone for Jumbo in introducing its merchandise to the North American market.
The brand new sport attracted loads of curiosity and resulted in numerous inquiries. This February, coinciding with Chinese language New Yr, the “Ocean Phoenix” fishing sport was formally launched within the US due to the joint efforts of Jumbo and Gaming Arts.
Collectively, the 2 firms have written a brand new web page in historical past for the advertising of fishing video games in North America with a GLI-certified digital fishing machine showing in a significant US on line casino for the primary time.
To extend the publicity of fishing video games within the North American market, Jumbo and Gaming Arts partnered with a on line casino in California to plan a collection of themed occasions. Aside from the ribbon-cutting ceremony held on its first day of operation, the on line casino and the 2 firms introduced a real-life “Elegant Mermaid” from the “Ocean Phoenix” fishing sport to life through two workers members dressed as a merman and a mermaid. The on line casino additionally bought particular “Ocean Collection” drinks in the course of the occasion whereas some on line casino members noticed their membership playing cards randomly credited with completely different quantities of Match Play, permitting them to expertise the joy and enjoyable of the sport’s underwater world.
In “Ocean Phoenix”, gamers can immerse themselves within the gorgeous sounds and lighting results whereas having fun with the visible imagery of the phoenix hovering by means of the universe. The sport has proved fashionable within the on line casino since its launch.
Allen Hsu, Vice President of the Jumbo Interactive Division, mentioned, “We’re honored to work with Gaming Arts to carry Jumbo’s merchandise to the North American market. ‘Ocean Phoenix’ is a really entertaining and distinctive sport.
“We look ahead to receiving extra constructive suggestions from our gamers sooner or later.”
Jumbo mentioned it expects “Ocean Phoenix” to carry out properly within the US in 2022, serving to inject new power into the gaming business.