Gungho Online Entertainment America has officially opened their doors and have two PlayStation Vita titles in the pipeline. Dokuro and Picotto Knights both from Game Arts are coming to North America. Dokuro is coming as a PlayStation Network release in October and Picotto Knights, an online enabled belt action RPG, is slated for 2013.
Gungho Online Entertainment America will also bring over mobile games Freak Tower, Princess Punt, and Puzzle & Dragons (the last one is kind of like Puzzle Quest). They will also release Ragnarok Odyssey in Europe. Gungho Online Entertainment Japan owns Lunar developer Game Arts, Way of the Samurai 4 maker Acquire, and Ragnarok Online developer Gravity Games.
The company is led by Jun Iwasaki who was the President and CEO at Square Enix USA and a founder of Xseed Games. Gungho Online Entertainment America plans on bringing console, handheld, mobile, and PC games to North America and Europe. Siliconera spoke with the president of Gungho Online Entertainment in Japan, the director of Dokuro, and the director of Picotto Knights. Stay tuned for more news about those games and Gungho Online Entertainment’s plans for the future.