Namco Bandai Games Announces Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm Pre-Order Program

October 15, 2008

NAMCO BANDAI Games America
Announces NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM Pre-Order Program

NAMCO BANDAI Games America today
announced a pre-order program for NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM at GameStop, EB
Games and GameCrazy retail locations across North America. Gamers that pre-order
the game at
GameStop
or EB Games stores or will receive a download card giving them access to The
First Hokage support character and a new single-player mission, while those that
pre-order at GameCrazy stores will receive download access to The Second Hokage
support character and a different single-player mission. The only way that
players will be able to get these exclusive support characters and missions, the
download cards will be available with all pre-orders through the game’s ship
date of November 4.

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. 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.

NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja STORM,
exclusively for the PLAYSTATION®3 system, will be available in stores on
November 4 for a suggested retail price of $59.99. A Limited Edition version of
the game containing a full game soundtrack CD, animation cel and trading cards
in an exclusive SteelBook case will also be available for a suggested retail
price of $69.99. For more information on the game, please visit

www.ultimateninjastorm.com

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