Guardian Heroes Fights its Way to Xbox LIVE Arcade this October

SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON - September 6, 2011 SEGA® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. today announced that Guardian Heroes™, Treasure’s classic Action-RPG brawler for the SEGA Saturn™, will be coming to Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft on October 12. Players will be able to experience all of the original title’s side-scrolling action in fully re-mastered HD, both alone and with up to 12 friends online, for 800 Microsoft Points.

Guardian Heroes isn’t just about beating up bad guys. With a branching storyline full of twists and turns, players will enjoy one of five completely unique final boss fights, as well as more than half a dozen possible endings.

To showcase the potential ways players can punch, kick, chop, stab and spellcast their way through Guardian Heroes, SEGA and Treasure have released a new gameplay trailer. To download an HD copy of the trailer, click here.

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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 of America’s Web 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’s global website site is located at www.sega.com.

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