KADOKAWA’s mobile game The God Act (神様しばい) arrives on iOS and Android today (28th November). The game is co-produced by voice actors, Kimura Ryouhei (木村良平) and Nobuhiko Okamoto (岡本信彥). It was originally announced on an online radio show “Electric Shock Girl’s Smile”. The first chapter is free to download and play, later chapters are pay-to-play (JPY 610/chapter) and they will be revealed shortly.
The game centers around the god of Norse mythology Loki, who meets a genus high schooler Mahiro on earth. Their story starts as they join the drama club in Nakatsu Gakuin High School and develop bonds with other club members.
▍Chapter 1 (free)
The story begins with Loki is coming down to earth and having a mini-performance with the Nakatsu Gakuin High School’s drama club. The chapter is divided into 9 parts and different characters are introduced. You will have a sense of the whole story with a glimpse into the relationships between the characters. There are also two mini-games and three sub-stories, all full-voiced.
The game features a text-based story for players to follow the growth path of the character as they strive to become a stage actor. It consists of three main elements: story, mini-game, and drama.
The voiced stories depict the growth of the characters and the bonds between the members of the drama club and Loki.
You can play mini-games to earn “apple points”, which can be redeemed for sub-stories.
Loki (CV: Ryohei Kimura) and Mahiro (CV: Nobuhiko Okamoto) will voice in the actual play written by Yosaka Hosaka.
▍Characters and Cast
In addition to Ryohei and Nobuhiko, the game also features other A-list voice actors including Yuma Uchida (内田雄馬), Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (松岡禎丞) and Ayumu Murase (村瀬歩).
● Nakatsu Gakuin High School
▲ Loki Kamino (神之ロキ) – CV: Ryōhei Kimura (木村良平)
▲ Mahiro Kano (叶真尋) – CV: Nobuhiko Okamoto (岡本信彦)
▲ Akira Todo (東堂章) – CV: Yūma Uchida (内田雄馬)
▲ Sosuke Nishino (西野總介) – CV: Makoto Furukawa (古川慎)
▲ Itsuki Nanjo (南條衣月) – CV: Taku Yashiro (八代拓)
▲ Ritsu Hokuto (北兔律) – CV: Ayumu Murase (村瀬步)
● Nijikake High School
▲From left: Keisuke Komoto (河本啓佑), Yusuke Shirai (白井悠介), Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (松岡禎丞), Shun Horie(堀江瞬) and Yūto Uemura (上村祐翔)
▲From left: Junta Terashima(寺島惇太), Tomohito Takatsuka(高塚智人) and Tarusuke Shingaki (新垣樽助)