The Legend is Back! Tecmo Bowl Throwback Comes to Digital Download

March 2, 2010

The Legend is Back! Tecmo Bowl
Throwback Comes to Digital Download

Tecmo’s Remake of the
Classic Tecmo Super Bowl Hails Online Multiplayer for a New Generation of
Players

TECMO KOEI AMERICA has officially
announced a remake of Tecmo Super Bowl (SNES)-one of the most influential
football games of all time. The new reincarnation developed by Southend
Interactive will be released as TECMO BOWL THROWBACK and will maintain all of
the classic gameplay in addition to fresh new features that modernizes the
franchise. TECMO BOWL THROWBACK will be released on Xbox LIVE Arcade for the
Xbox 360 and PlayStation Network only in North America in Spring 2010.

Tecmo Bowl fans no longer have to
reminisce about the old days as players can return to the first video game that
emulated real football with new generation consoles, twenty years after its
release. As a game that still holds a strong community following, online
community tournaments can now be held nationwide at the comfort of home.

Features:

  • TECMO BOWL THROWBACK brings back
    the gameplay you loved, and stays true to the Tecmo Super Bowl legacy!

  • Online Multiplayer: Find your old
    buddies online and challenge them to matches just like back in the day

  • 2D + 3D Graphics: Experience all
    new 3D graphics with the ability to switch to the classic 2D style!

  • Customizable Teams and Rosters:
    Play as any of the 32 teams with customizable team names and rosters in full
    seasons

  • Online Leaderboards: Compare your
    stats in a wide array of online leaderboards

  • Classic Game Modes: Battle it out
    with your friends and kick off a game in Preseason, Season or Pro Bowl modes

TECMO BOWL THROWBACK is rated E for
Everyone with Mild Suggestive Themes by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board
(ESRB).