November 12, 2009
Returns Now Available for Nintendo WiiWare
Classic Konami Arcade Game Leaps
Onto Next Gen Console With Enhanced Graphics and Updated Features
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
today announced the availability of Frogger Returns on Nintendo WiiWare. The
latest iteration of the classic arcade game now comes in a downloadable format
and challenges players to safely deliver Frogger to his destination in a new 3D
In Frogger Returns, players must
employ familiar dodge-and-run techniques in order to help Frogger out of the
busy city and back into the marshland. Gamers must also avoid the hectic
streets, sewers and subways that obstruct Frogger’s path home. By utilizing new
power-ups including time freeze, invincibility and time reverse, players can
manipulate the various environments to make it home alive.
Complete with enhanced graphics, a
new camera angle and multiple levels, Frogger Returns features local multiplayer
capabilities and 12 times the content of the original game. Players can face off
and put their skills to the test in the highly competitive timed challenges,
capture-the-pad races and can even show off their best scores to friends with
Frogger Returns is available now for
download on Nintendo WiiWare for 500 points, and will be available later this
month on the PlayStation Network for $4.99.