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Japanese Indie Game Akindo - Merchant’s Road Now Available in English

Become a merchant and restore a deteriorating world in this new real-time battle RPG!
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Ueda City, Japan - April 11, 2022 | ZOO Games is pleased to announce the English release of "Akindo – Merchant's Road", a new F2P real-time battle RPG featuring elements of hero collectors, party based RPGs and city simulators. Originally available solely in ZOO’s home country of Japan, due to growing popularity, Akindo - Merchant’s Road will be available around the world in English beginning today on iOS and Android devices.

Following a destructive final battle between the evil Demon King and humankind, the world of Akindo is on the verge of collapse. The game puts you in the shoes of a humble traveling merchant who aims to rejuvenate their shattered world through commerce and combat.

Enlist a band of loyal adventures to protect you on your quest as you slay enemies and collect the materials necessary to build your trading empire. Establish new bases of operations in each new region you encounter, grow your encampments to rejuvenate the local population and provide your band of adventures with useful items, armor, weapons and upgrades.

Think you have what it takes to rebuild a dying world? Find out today in Akindo - Merchant’s Road from ZOO Games!

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About ZOO Games
Zoo Corporation, established in 1986, is a system-related development company based in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Their business activities include the development and sales of systems for dispensing pharmacies and game software.

Zoo began working with games in 1990 with the development of "The Wall," Japan's first game software for UNIX, and later released the title for the Windows in the US as “BreakThru” by Spectrum Holobyte. In the 2000s, Zoo developed a mahjong game for feature phones that eventually led to the full-scale development of their own games. By the 2010s, they began to focus on developing games for smartphones and eventually PCs in the late 2015s.

Currently, Zoo is focused on the development of casual games for smartphones and PCs while operating social games for smartphones.

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