Majesco Entertainment Announces Cooking Mama 3 For Nintendo DS
July 7, 2009
MAJESCO ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES 'COOKING MAMA 3' FOR NINTENDO DS
Now You Can Shop for Ingredients and Create Your Own Dishes With the Infamous Kitchen Matriarch
Fresh from the harvest in Gardening Mama, the sweet culinary cutie is returning to her kitchen roots as Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, today announced Cooking Mama 3 for Nintendo DS™. The latest iteration of the best-selling franchise, Cooking Mama 3 layers on new features while serving up the same addictive and easy-to-play format that has entertained 4 million people to date. Developed by Cooking Mama Limited, Cooking Mama 3 is expected to launch this holiday.
"The signature gameplay formula of the Mama series continues to attract new players and returning fans of all ages," said Jesse Sutton, Chief Executive Officer, Majesco. "Cooking Mama 3 is another great opportunity for us to deliver a quality entertainment experience while growing the brand during the all-important holiday season."
In Cooking Mama 3, players use the stylus as the ultimate cooking utensil to create 80 all new dishes including chili con carne, tulip chicken, mushroom quiche and more. For the first time players can shop for the necessary ingredients before they start cooking in 200 different mini-games that let them chop, grate, slice, and stir up phenomenal foods. Cooking Mama 3 also lets aspiring chefs create their own dishes by combining ingredients together in delicious new ways. In addition, the game features multiplayer cooking challenges and five other gameplay modes. As recipes progress from simple to complex and from small to large dishes, players must do their best to meet Mama's expectations and impress their hungry friends. If friends think a dish is delicious, gamers will get to unlock another new friend!
Cooking Mama 3 for Nintendo DS is expected to release this holiday.