[email protected] ([email protected] in short) started its glamorous life as an arcade game in July 2005; a kind of simulation game written by Namco (Bandai-Namco Games, presently).
Immediately after the release, arcades were jam-packed densely with boys and young men. Subsequently, [email protected] managed to ascend to the all-time hit console of the arcade gaming world.
What? You never heard of the [email protected]? Well, it's quite reasonable, because this game reeked of such peculiar Japanese flavour that it never travelled out of its native land. Not like silly shoot'em-all and kick'em-all games, Bandai-Namco did not dare to transplant their jewel [email protected] to barren environment.
But, then, what is [email protected] actually?