ATLUS U.S.A., INC. AND SK TELECOM PARTNER TO BRING CRIMSON GEM SAGA FOR PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) SYSTEM TO NORTH AMER

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 20, 2009 - Atlus U.S.A., Inc. and SK Telecom today announced their partnership efforts in bringing Crimson Gem Saga, a roleplaying game for PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, to gamers in North America. The game, a lovingly crafted exploration into the fundamentals of RPG fun, delivers lush hand-drawn visuals, an engaging fantasy tale, and an easy-to-use interface.

"We are very excited to be able to work with Atlus because of their exceptional reputation in the field of localization," stated Mr. Jung Il Lee, Console Development Division Director of IRONNOS. "We are pleased that our game will be getting the care and attention it deserves, and eagerly look forward to its release into the North American market."

Crimson Gem Saga is scheduled for release on May 26, 2009 with an MSRP of $29.99.

Crimson Gem Saga has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

About Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

Located in Irvine, California and founded in 1991, Atlus U.S.A., Inc. is renowned for its proud tradition of publishing exceptional role-playing games with strong niche appeal. The Atlus library of critically acclaimed video games includes Odin Sphere, the TraumaCenter series, and the award-winning Shin Megami Tensei series. For more information, visit http://www.atlus.com.

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About SK Telecom

SK Telecom is moving forward to become a leader in the global information communication industry with its innovative wireless technologies. Since its establishment in 1984, SK Telecom has grown into a major player in the global information communications industry, and is dedicated to building a trustworthy relationship with customers.

© 2009 IRONNOS/ SK Telecom

Licensed to and published by Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

Contact:

Aram Jabbari

Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

(949) 788-0455 x102

aram@atlus.com

Crystal Murray

Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

(949) 788-0455 x128

crystal@atlus.com


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