Mobcast Inc. (HQ: Minato-ku, Tokyo. President & CEO: Koki Yabu) has announced that “LUMINES Puzzle & Music Lite” (referred to hereafter as LUMINES Lite) will be released simultaneously worldwide on Facebook’s new feature, “Instant Game” on Friday, December 23nd, 2016 (Japan time).
Facebook’s “Instant Game” feature, which is available in 30 countries worldwide, including Japan, lets you enjoy games while chatting with friends on your timeline or on Messenger without needing to install any new applications.
The new “LUMINES Lite” on Instant Game will feel the same as the smartphone version, LUMINES Puzzle & Music” and can be played anywhere, at any time. You will be able to compete with your friends’ high scores, so please enjoy this opportunity to experience the game’s thrills on Instant Game.
■A comment from LUMINES Producer, Tetsuya Mizuguchi
I am delighted to be able to offer a new way for people all over the world to enjoy LUMINES. I hope you will enjoy playing LUMINES on Facebook as well!
＜Tetsuya Mizuguchi’s Profile＞
The Game Creator & Producer. He has created many games for global audiences so far. “Sega Rally” (1994), “Space Channel 5” (1999), “Rez” (2001), “LUMINES” (2004), “Child of Eden” (2011) and “Rez Infinite” (2016) are but a few of these. At the 2006 Producers Guild of America, he was selected as one of the “Digital 50” – A selection of 50 prominent digital creators. In 2016, “Rez Infinite” won the award for the “Best VR Game” at the biggest games awards in the world, “The Game Awards 2016”.
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