Bomberman ULTRA Out Now on PSN

June 11, 2009

Bomberman ULTRA Blasts onto
PlayStation Network

Bomberman’s Debut on PLAYSTATION
3 computer entertainment system Now Available

Bomberman is making his first ever
appearance on PLAYSTATION 3 in Bomberman ULTRA, now available for download on
the PlayStation®Network. Published by Hudson Entertainment, the North American
publishing arm of HUDSON SOFT, Bomberman ULTRA maintains the classic gameplay
elements Bomberman fans have come to love. Now with 7-person local and 8-person
online multiplayer, Bomberman ULTRA will encourage every player who picks up the
controller to blow stuff up!

“This newest online iteration of the
Bomberman series expands on all the elements that have made the franchise our
most popular,” said Sabine Duvall, Vice President of Product Development at
Hudson Entertainment. “Bomberman ULTRA will excite longtime fans of the series
and demonstrates our commitment to keep the brand going strong across all
platforms.”

Fans of the popular series will be
able to compete with the best Bomberman players worldwide, as Bomberman ULTRA
delivers frantic 8-player multiplayer battles online in 14 exotic arenas, as
well as 7-player local multiplayer. Bomberman ULTRA delivers frantic, explosive
action, motivating players to remain competitive and fight to prove that they
are the best Bomberman player in the world. Utilizing the extensive
leaderboards, players can track their ranking to see just how good they really
are, and what they need in order to bomb their way to the top of the chart!

Players can customize their own
Bomberman characters with more than 50 character costumes, resulting in more
than 150,000 possible combinations! Players can also customize which power-ups
appear and which gimmicks appear on each level, allowing them to tailor each
session to their skill levels or own personal tastes. With all the customization
options, every player can really make this Bomberman gameplay experience their
own!