NAMCO BANDAI Games National Geographic Panda Goes Gold
October 31, 2008
NAMCO BANDAI Games’ National Geographic Panda Goes Gold
Caring for Endangered Pandas will soon be within Reach on Nintendo DS
NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc., announced today that National Geographic Panda has gone gold for Nintendo DS. Nurture and play with your own cuddly panda using intuitive touch screen controls in this virtual pet simulation game. Learn more about pandas with the game’s library of recent and past National Geographic magazine articles, each accompanied by the landmark photography the magazine is known for. Also included with each copy of National Geographic Panda is an hour-long bonus DVD, Secrets of the Wild Panda. Everyone will be captivated as they interact with and learn about these majestic animals.
National Geographic Panda gives players a unique opportunity to teach, play and care for a group of fun loving pandas in the serene Panda Park. Reward their good behavior with toys and new clothes that can be purchased with the daily allowance provided. Interact with rambunctious pandas by bathing them and teaching new tricks with easy touch screen controls. Over 20 National Geographic magazine articles will also be unlocked as the game is played, giving adoptive panda parents a chance to learn all about the lives of these endangered animals.
National Geographic Panda also comes packaged with the Secrets of the Wild Panda bonus DVD. The special follows a team of scientists in Central China as they track and study a mother panda and her newborn cub. Rarely seen outside of captivity, this mother and cub give scientists a rare look into the lives of wild pandas.
National Geographic Panda will be available for Nintendo DS on November 11 with a MSRP of $29.99 and an ESRB rating of ‘E’ for everyone. For more information about National Geographic Panda, please visit http://www.namcobandaigames.com.