Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Animated Armor | Puppeteer

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Animated Armor | Puppeteer

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Animated Armor/Puppeteer. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both her Normal Form and Awakened Form.

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Novice Ninja | Blue Werewolf

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Novice Ninja | Blue Werewolf

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Novice Ninja/Blue Werewolf. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both his Normal Form and Awakened Form. So without any further ado, let’s get to the lore!

This young man left his small village many moons ago, but his training as a master ninja is still a work-in-progress. Too embarrassed to return home, he decides to enter the tournament as a way to command the respect he rightfully deserves. A victory here will mean that his training is finished; only then will he be able to finally call himself a true warrior of the shadows! ...Wait… What are those fluffy things on his head and backside?

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The Homestretch: A Localization Update

The Homestretch: A Localization Update

It's been a while since we've made a post about the status of Sainome Colosseum R, what with spending the last several months detailing some of the game's characters. Thus today we thought it would be a good idea to fill folks in on what's been happening behind the scenes. So let's talk about that!

For those who may not know, Sainome is set to hit Kickstarter this spring. We were really gunning for an April launch as discussed in our most recent newsletter, but some issues with printing logistics outside of our control haven't been panning out.

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Gorgeous Gambler | Maniac Gambler

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Gorgeous Gambler | Maniac Gambler

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Gorgeous Gambler/Maniac Gambler. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both her Normal Form and Awakened Form. So without any further ado, let’s get to the lore!

Roving from gambling den to gambling den, she’s normally an agreeable, beautiful woman known for her cool-headed demeanor. But when the odds turn, so too does her temper. Stories abound about the damage she’s caused, both to property and those in her path. With so much on the line, her anger will be fiercer than ever. Heaven help those who stand between her and victory!

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Broke Magus | Magus, Magic Unleashed

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Broke Magus | Magus, Magic Unleashed

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Magus/Magus, Magic Unleashed. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both his Normal Form and Awakened Form. So without any further ado, let’s get to the lore!

Rarely seen, the Magus is a recluse who spends every waking hour poring over arcane texts in the hope of one day arriving at the universal truth of the world. Seeing the tournament as a way to refill his coffers, he plans on using his unrivaled magic skills to destroy the competition.

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Mysterious Masked Fighter | Princess

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Mysterious Masked Fighter | Princess

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Mysterious Masked Fighter/Princess. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both her Normal Form and Awakened Form. So without any further ado, let’s get to the lore!

Her reputation preceding her, the tale of the Mysterious Masked Fighter has already become known far and wide. They say she roams the land, taking on all challengers and never once losing a battle. Searching for a worthy opponent, she’s found none, though perhaps this tournament will deliver her equal and give her the fight she’s craved. Or perhaps her secret identity will finally be revealed.

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the One-Eyed Bowman | Crimson Sniper

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the One-Eyed Bowman | Crimson Sniper

Howdy, everyone! LionWing president Bradly Halestorm here, and today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the One-Eyed Bowman and the Crimson Sniper. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both his Normal Form and Awakened Form. So without any further ado, let's get to some lore!

This eyepatched master of the bow is normally seen tracking and slaying hostile beasts, known simply as the Wild, that roam the land and threaten the realm’s denizens. Recently, however, he put his hunting on hold after receiving an invitation by a certain individual to participate in the kingdom’s fighting tournament. Pragmatic in nature, he's sure to hunt his opponents with the same cold detachment with which he hunts the Wild.

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Gentle Priestess | God Slayer

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Gentle Priestess | God Slayer

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Gentle Priestess and the God Slayer. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both her Normal Form and Awakened Form. So without any further ado, let's get to some lore!

There’s more than meets the eye to this timid nun from the capital’s Grand Church. Ever since her arrival, a series of late-night murders has kept the town on edge, leaving some to suspect that this innocent-looking lady of the cloth may be hiding an evil presence. Nobody knows why exactly she would enter a martial arts tournament, but they’ll soon find out.

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Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Pure-Hearted Swordsman | Demon Warrior

Character Spotlight: An In-depth Look at the Pure-Hearted Swordsman | Demon Warrior

Today we bring to you a look at one of Sainome Colosseum R's ten playable characters, the Pure-Hearted Swordsman/Demon warrior. We'll be taking an in-depth look at the character's lore and gameplay while exploring both his Normal Form and Awakened Form. So let’s get started by looking at the Swordsman’s lore.

He may be little more than an apprentice to one of the kingdom’s knightly orders, but this young man is pure at heart and has something no other contender can claim - a secret love of the princess that knows no bounds. When he heard the rumor that the winner would marry the princess, he knew it was destiny. Guided by the power of love, every battle brings him one step closer to the princess.

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A Turn in Sainome Colosseum R: Walking Through the Basics

A Turn in Sainome Colosseum R: Walking Through the Basics

Heyo, everyone! LionWing president Bradly Halestorm here, and today we are bringing to you our first official Sainome Colosseum R blog post. Over the next two-and-a-half months, we are going to be releasing weekly posts about the game. We’ll mostly be focusing on the characters in these posts, but we wanted to start off with one about how to actually play the game.

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Announcing Sainome Colosseum R, Coming to Kickstarter Spring (Q2) 2018

Announcing Sainome Colosseum R, Coming to Kickstarter Spring (Q2) 2018

We have been talking about it for months, and now the time has finally arrived. Thus, today—January 8, 2018—LionWing Publishing is pleased to announce that we will be publishing the English version of MR Entertainment’s popular anime-themed combat game Sainome Colosseum R and will be running a Kickstarter campaign for it in Spring (Q2) of 2018.

Sainome Colosseum R was originally designed and released in Japan and is a combat game for 2-4 players that allows players to take on chosen character roles, each with an assortment of individual skills and abilities. Using action selection, hand management, card drafting, and dice rolling, Sainome Colosseum gives player’s important decision points while blending strategy, luck, and balanced replayability.

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