Super Monkey Ball Careens Onto Windows Phone Marketplace

SAN FRANCISCO - April 6, 2011

SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced that Super Monkey Ball™ for Windows Phone 7 is now available for download in the Windows® Phone Marketplace. With five colorful worlds and 110 unique stages, Super Monkey Ball provides players with plenty of banana-collecting fun as they speed their monkeys to the goal gate before the timer runs down.

“We are always looking at ways to share our most popular titles with users across multiple platforms,” said Haruki Satomi, Vice President of Digital Business at SEGA of America.“Given the wide-ranging success of Super Monkey Ball for both console and mobile, we believe it makes an ideal title for Windows Phone 7 users looking for quality game content.”

Featuring a gang of monkeys enclosed inside transparent balls, Super Monkey Ball tasks players with rolling their simian friends past a wide range of obstacles that include gaps, slopes, narrow ledges and moving platforms. Using the game's immersive controls, players can simply tilt and turn their phone to steer their character, accelerating and decelerating as they make their way through the colorfully animated world.

Super Monkey Ball for Windows Phone 7 includes:

    <*>110 stages in five massive worlds, including Monkey Island and Space Case. <*>Three gameplay modes: Zip and slide through the Main Game, Instant Play or Practice Mode. <*>Four monkey characters to choose from: Play as AiAi, MeeMee, Baby or GonGon. <*>Pick-up-and-play accessibility: With just the touch of the screen and a tilt of the device, players of all skill levels will be rolling in no time.
Super Monkey Ball for Windows Phone 7 is available now for $4.99.

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

Ryan Morgan, TriplePoint for SEGA

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