October 1, 2008
Hudson Announces TGS 2008 Lineup
Classic and New Franchise
Favorites Alike Will Be On Exhibit in Booth "5-N2"
Hudson Entertainment today announced
their lineup for the 2008 Tokyo Game Show taking place in Japan this month. The
Hudson lineup includes newly announced Kororinpa 2 for Wii, Bomberman Ultra for
PlayStation Network and Fishing Master World Tour for Wii.
Hudson will be exhibiting at the
show from October 9-12, 2008.
Information on each title that will
be on the show floor is listed below. For more information on Hudson at TGS or
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FISHING MASTER WORLD TOUR (Wii)
Coming to North America in Q1 2009,
FISHING MASTER WORLD TOUR offers over 200 different types of fish to catch,
enabling players to catch fish in their native waters around the world in the
first ever global fishing game on Wii. FISHING MASTER WORLD TOUR offers over
forty different locations to fish from in seven different regions. Players can
fish on Easter Island, under the Golden Gate Bridge, on the Amazon River and
many more exotic global locations. Staying true to the first version’s realistic
controls, anglers use the Wii Remote and Nunchuk to battle fish just like in
real life. Pull the Wii Remote left and right as the fish fights from the end of
the line and adjust the drag to avoid breaking the line. Once players have their
skills down, they can compete with friends with four-person multiplayer modes,
catch rare fish with exclusive boss battle controls or jump online in Wi-Fi
leaderboards tracking the best players in the U.S.
Marble Saga: Kororinpa (Wii)
Marble Saga: Kororinpa, an exciting
puzzle adventure centered around an ant and the quest that he sets out on, is
coming exclusively to Wii next spring. The sequel to Kororinpa: Marble Mania,
Marble Saga: Kororinpa is full of new levels for gamers to explore, 4-person
multiplayer gameplay, tons of customization, use of a player’s Mii, the ability
to connect and compete online and the use of the Wii Balance BoardT as features.
The story of Marble Saga: Kororinpa
takes place with players heading out on a journey with Anthony the Ant as he
searches for the Golden Sunflower. By guiding Anthony’s marble around the Ant
World and searching for items which are valuable to help reach the Golden
Sunflower, gamers will help Anthony save his colony. Along the way players will
face dangerous mazes and use cool and amazing widgets and gadgets to guide
Anthony to his objective. Marble Saga: Kororinpa offers endless customization as
well as the Wii Connect 24T feature which allows gamers to share the unique
stages they can create in Edit Mode. In addition gamers can compete through
online Leaderboards via the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection for the best scores in the
Bomberman Ultra (PSN)
Bomberman Ultra is an all-new
Bomberman for digital download on the PLAYSTATION Network coming this winter.
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 4-player local multiplayer.
Players can customize their own Bomberman characters with more than 50 character
costumes, resulting in more than 150,000 possible combinations!