June 5, 2007
Atari Ships Dragon Ball Z Harukanaru Densetsu
Strategic Card Based Role Playing Game for
Nintendo DS Ships to Retailers
Atari, Inc. today announced that Dragon Ball Z®
Harukanaru Densetsu for Nintendo DS™ has shipped to retailers across North
America. The immensely popular Dragon Ball Z series is the gold standard of
anime-based video games, with more than 26 different games and over 10 million
units sold since May 2002. Dragon Ball Z Harukanaru Densetsu, the latest
must-have DBZ® chapter, is rated E for Everyone and will be available for a
suggested price of $29.95.
Developed by NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc., Dragon Ball
Z Harukanaru Densetsu is an all new DBZ® experience unlike any other for the
Nintendo DS. Harukanaru Densetsu combines strategic card based gameplay and role
playing to deliver a game that is easy to understand but hard to master.
Players’ progression is determined through their use of the cards to evolve
characters, strengthen moves and create new moves.
“Dragon Ball Z is one of our most successful
franchises, we are delighted to deliver an all new way to play with DBZ
Harukanaru Densetsu,” said Emily Anadu, senior product manager, Atari, Inc. “We
are especially excited to bring to fans of all ages a role playing game that
combines simple card-based play mechanics in the much loved DBZ universe for the
With eight types of actions, eight power levels
and eight guard levels, the title allows for 512 possible combinations that will
determine progression. The intensity of the DBZ special attacks will increase
and multiple cards can be played together to power up attacks and enhance guard
level for super combos. Dragon Ball Z Harukanaru Densetsu supports wireless
battle for up to four players and includes a game sharing mode.
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