Netease Games announces LifeAfter x Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045; coming February 18
NetEase Games announced today that the first crossover event between LifeAfter, NetEase Games’ popular Open-World Doomsday Survival Game, and the Netflix original anime series GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045, will be starting on February 18th. Here are all the juicy details for the upcoming Lifeafter x Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045
Highlight of the Crossover
In GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045 (Based on the manga by Shirow Masamune / KODANSHA) is a 3DCG anime. The full-body cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi leads Public Security Section 9 following the emergence of “post-humans”, who have extreme intelligence and physical powers. Members of Section 9 investigate where they came from and for what purpose they were made. In this crossover event, you’ll not only be able to get your hands on outfits of Major Kusanagi and other characters, but there’s also a myriad of items including special furniture, new decorations, a crossover vehicle, and other surprises to discover, giving Levin City a new look and providing players with a chance to experience GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045’s futuristic aesthetics in a post-apocalyptic world! Event details and methods of acquiring the crossover items will be announced on the day the event goes live. For more information, please visit the official crossover website. Stay tuned.
Crossover event duration:
February 18th, 2021 – March 4th, 2021
More to Expect
Motoko Kusanagi (CV: Atsuko Tanaka), the protagonist of GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045, will be introducing the post-apocalyptic world during the event. Her “mysterious voice message” has already been available both on the crossover website before the announcement of this crossover. Players can also check out the voice message on our official Twitter and Facebook page if they missed the chance to listen to it live. Don’t miss out!
The LifeAfter and GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045 crossover event will go live on February 18th. Players will not only be able to obtain cool crossover items and wear in-game, but also have a chance to win a special gift signed by famous voice actress Ms. Atsuko Tanaka through community participation. Don’t miss out on this exciting event!
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LifeAfter is an open-world doomsday survival game developed by NetEase Games (both iOS and Android version). Players are facing scarce resources, harsh weather, and dangerous wild lives, and from scratch collect resources, build houses, make tools and weapons, and fight alongside with teammates to make and defend a home in a post-apocalyptic world. By virtue of its vivid rendition of a doomsday world and survival struggles, the game now has 200 million registered players worldwide since its launch in 2018. It was dubbed the Most Competitive Game of 2019 by Google Play.
About GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045
Cybercrime is rampant in a near future where advances in technology allow people to augment their minds with “cyberbrains”. Full-body cyborg Motoko Kusanagi commands the crime-fighting organization known as Public Security Section 9.
A wide variety of material based on Shirow Masamune’s THE GHOST IN THE SHELL comic has been released in the years following its publication in 1989, such as the animated film or the Hollywood live-action adaptation Ghost in the Shell. This gold standard in near-future science fiction, with its edgy aesthetic and compelling worldbuilding and visual expression that has influenced creative talent around the globe over the years, is about to offer up a new vision of the future.
Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex series) and Shinji Aramaki (APPLESEED series) will jointly direct, and the original cast of Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, including Atsuko Tanaka, Akio Otsuka, and Koichi Yamadera, are all returning. An all-new story featuring dynamic cyberpunk action and Motoko Kusanagi and her team is about to be told.
The animation is by Production I.G and SOLA DIGITAL ARTS.
The Netflix original anime series Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 begins exclusive worldwide streaming on April 23, 2020.
About NetEase Games
NetEase Games is the online games division of NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES and HKEX: 9999), developing and operating some of the most popular mobile and PC games in markets including China and Japan. As one of the world’s largest incubators of quality online game content, NetEase Games is dedicated to supporting the growth of innovative studios around the globe and growing an international presence along the way. To complement its self-developed games and world-class R&D capabilities, NetEase Games also partners with other industry leaders including Blizzard Entertainment, Mojang AB (a Microsoft subsidiary) and other global game developers to operate some of the most popular international online games in China. For more information, please visit neteasegames.com.