BELLE'S BEAUTY BOUTIQUE NOW AVAILABLE ON MAJOR CARRIERS

Konami Mobile Gets Dolled Up for the Mobile Platform

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - February 27, 2009 - Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced that Belle's Beauty Boutique is now available for purchase on major mobile carriers, including T-Mobile® and Verizon Wireless. Based on the successful online casual game with over 4.5 million lifetime downloads, Belle's Beauty Boutique invites business savvy gamers to help Belle grow her very own boutique featuring different gameplay modes, ten different types of customers, and a business model guaranteed to keep all players busy on their mobile phones.

"Belle's Beauty Boutique brings out the business savvy gamer and lets them imagine what it would be like to manage and grow their very own beauty parlor," said Anthony Borquez, Vice President of Konami Mobile and Online. "Konami Mobile is dedicated to creating games that cater to all types of consumers, and this title does just that by enabling any player to simply flip open their phone to enter an interactive world of beauty boutique fun."

In Belle's Beauty Boutique, players must manage the demands of ten different types of salon customers, ranging from celebrities to the gossip lady, while keeping them in style with the latest haircuts and hair colors. To progressively turn the business into the best boutique in town, players can track daily sales goals as well as manage the "happiness" meter. With game modes including Story and Endless Beauty Mode, players can also wash, dry and style customers to spread the boutique word around town and keep their appointment book jam-packed!

Belle's Beauty Boutique is now available for purchase at T-Mobile® and Verizon Wireless. For more information, please visit www.konamimobile.com.

About Konami

Konami is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties. Konami's titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid®, Silent Hill®, DanceDanceRevolution® and Castlevania®, among other top sellers. The latest information about Konami can be found on the Web at www.konami.com. Konami Corporation is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiary offices, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany. Konami Corporation is traded in the United States on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol KNM. Details of the products published by Konami can be found at www.konami.com.

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