It was recently revealed that rock band MAN WITH A MISSION
have launched a special collaboration with the mobile game "Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier".
The members have become boss monsters that players can battle in a special in-game event that will be available until June 2nd, 2022. The battles will be soundtracked by The Soldiers From The Start
, a new track MAN WITH A MISSION
created especially for the game.
Upon starting the event, players will receive a special FLY AGAIN
emote, which will allow characters to recreate the signature moves for the song
performed at MAN WITH A MISSION
's live shows. Further play of the event will reward
players with additional special MAN WITH A MISSION
-themed t-shirts, caps, guns, vehicles and more for their characters. Further information on the collaboration can be found here
MAN WITH A MISSION
just released their new album Break and Cross the Walls II internationally on digital platforms
via British label JPU Records today. A physical release featuring English lyric translations edited by Jean-Ken Johnny
and romaji transliterations will follow on May 27th, and it can be purchased from JPU Records here
The album features a number of tie-up songs, including Blaze
, which is the opening theme of the anime series "Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Special Edition". More Than Words
is the main theme song for "Radiation House: the Movie",
while All You Need
featured in the game app "A.I.M. $ -All you need Is Money", Perfect Clarity
featured in the movie "Hinomaru Soul-Behind the Scenes Heroes", and Tonight Tonight
was the theme song for the "X Games Chiba 2022" Presented by Yogibo.
The album is the companion work to Break and Cross the Walls I
, released last November, whose cover showed the five wolves playing chess; the dominant shades – black and white – were said to represent the conflicts occurring all over the world at
On Break and Cross the Walls II
, the cover is said to reflect a world bursting into colour – from conflict to harmony – with the five wolves in paint-splattered, multi-coloured jumpsuits as they create a new world of hope and peace.
The music videos for Blaze
, another song featured on the album, can be viewed below.