ACE COMBAT™ JOINT ASSAULT GONE GOLD FOR THE PSP™ (PLAYSTATION®PORTABLE) SYSTEM

CERGY-PONTOISE, FRANCE– 6 September 2010– Leading video games publisher, NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S., announced today that ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT has gone gold for the PSP TM system. Sporting more than 40 state of the art aircraft, ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT goes full throttle with edge-of-your-seat action and will be available throughout PAL territories for the PSP TM and PSP TM go systems on September 24th , 2010.

Developed by Project Aces, ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT blazes onto the PSP system with fast-paced dogfights, fantastic new visuals, real-world locations and the most robust multiplayer options seen yet from the world’s number one flight-action series. Take to the skies and reign supreme through multiple real-world locations including Tokyo, San Francisco, and London. A sophisticated dogfighting system, increased sense of speed and photorealistic graphics make ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT one of the most intense experiences ever on a handheld system.

Additionally, ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT features action-packed adversarial and team-based multiplayer modes via ad hoc or infrastructure. Team up with three friends to take down the forces of evil in campaign mode, featuring the specially designed Joint Assault Mission System. Players break off into two teams and simultaneously complete objectives on two separate maps. Objectives completed on one map will affect battle conditions on the other. ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT also includes intense eight-player adversarial matches across a variety of locations.

For more information on ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT, please visit www.namcobandaigames.eu .

About NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe

NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. is a leading software publisher producing a broad catalogue of high quality interactive entertainment for console and PC gaming platforms and online which is marketed and sold in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australasia. The company is a part of the NAMCO BANDAI group of companies known for creating and publishing many of the industry's top video game franchises including Tekken TM , Dragon Ball ® , Naruto TM , SOULCALIBUR TM , One Piece TM , RidgeRacer TM , Ace Combat TM and Tamagotchi TM .

All trademarks and copyrights associated with the manufacturers, aircraft, models, trade names, brands and visual images depicted in this game are the property of their respective owners, and used with such permissions.©GeoEye©JAPAN SPACE IMAGING CORPORATION. ACE COMBAT TM JOINT ASSAULT&©2010 NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.

“PlayStation” and“PSP” are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Press Release© 2010 NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.


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