ChuChu Rocket! Blasts onto the App Store

SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON - October 28, 2010

SEGA® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. today announced that the popular Dreamcast puzzle game ChuChu Rocket!™ is now available for iPad™, iPhone® and iPod touch® on the App Store.

ChuChu Rocket! is undoubtedly one of our most beloved franchises,” remarked Haruki Satomi, vice president of Digital Business at SEGA of America.“We have built this app with both longtime fans and a new generation of players in mind, and it is poised to become just as much of a classic on the App Store as it was on the Dreamcast™.”

Just like the original, the ChuChu Rocket! App asks players to guide adorable ChuChus to their rocket ship while avoiding pitfalls and the chomping jaws of evil cats. Players can test out their ChuChu-herding abilities in a variety of different play modes, including taking on over 100 unique single-player puzzles or matching wits against up to three opponents wirelessly. ChuChu Rocket! includes Game Center support, so players can also share their achievements and boast high scores on leaderboards. Do you have what it takes to ferry these mice to freedom? Find out on the App Store today!

The ChuChu Rocket! App is available for $4.99/3.99€/£2.99 from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore.

The ChuChu Rocket! HD App is available for $6.99/ 5.49€/£3.99 from the App Store on iPad or at www.itunes.com/appstore.

For more information, please visit the SEGA website.

About SEGA® of America, Inc.

SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. SEGA’s global website site is located at www.sega.com

About SEGA® Europe Ltd.

SEGA® Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA Europe’s web site is located at www.sega.com.

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Ryan Morgan, TriplePoint for SEGA

415-955-8500

ryan@triplepointpr.com

  


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