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NAMCO BANDAI Offers an Early Look at NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja Storm Throughout July

June 27, 2008

NAMCO BANDAI Offers an Early Look at NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja Storm Throughout July

Downloadable Demo, Consumer Event Appearances and Official Tournament Kick Off Countdown to Naruto’s PLAYSTATION 3 Debut

NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc., today announced a series of initiatives throughout the month of July for NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM that will allow gamers to get an early glimpse at this hotly anticipated PLAYSTATION 3 exclusive title. From downloadable demos to appearances at some of the summer’s biggest consumer events, fans will be able to play and learn more about the game (based on the popular NARUTO™ animated television series from VIZ Media) for the first time as they fight in the world of ninja like never before.

The following activities are planned for NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM in July:

  • Downloadable demo: A NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM demo will be available for free download from the PLAYSTATION Network for all users on July 17, allowing players to enjoy the game’s massive one-on-one 3D ninja battles before the game ships to stores this fall. Featuring single player and head-to-head multiplayer modes, the demo lets players do battle as Naruto or Kakashi with special ninja support characters.

  • Consumer event appearances: NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM will be playable at Anime Expo 2008 (July 3-6, Los Angeles Convention Center) and Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 23-27, San Diego Convention Center), two of the summer’s biggest public events, allowing attendees to test their skills against other Naruto fans in multiplayer battles.

  • Official Tournament: Starting at Anime Expo 2008 and Comic-Con International: San Diego, NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. will be hosting an official NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM tournament at various public events throughout the summer. In a series of head-to-head matches, winners and runners-up will receive valuable and exciting prizes.

  • Qore: NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM will be featured in the July installment of Qore: Presented by the PLAYSTATION Network, available for download on July 3. Featuring exclusive interviews and video content, this high-definition interactive lifestyle gaming program offers fans a behind the scenes look at the making of the game as well as early access to the downloadable demo.

Evolving the head-to-head fighting action of the Ultimate Ninja series, NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM introduces full 3D ninja combat across huge environments and all-new free-roaming gameplay in Naruto’s Hidden Leaf Village and the Forest of Death. Taking advantage of an original next-generation graphics engine, NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM utilizes fluid animation and incredible high-definition visual detail that allow gamers to become a part of the world of Naruto like never before.

Developed by CyberConnect2, NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM will launch exclusively for the PLAYSTATION 3 system this fall, and is not yet rated by the ESRB. For more information, please visit www.ultimateninjastorm.com, www.naruto.com and www.hokagesroom.com.

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