CASE CLOSED: THE MIRAPOLIS INVESTIGATION READY FOR A FULL EXAMINATION TODAY

1st May 2009

Case Closed: One Truth Prevails is a new anime/manga style police investigation game for the Nintendo Wii released to retail today by Nobilis and Ascaron Entertainment. Providing challenging puzzles and hours of entertaining gameplay for a young audience, Case Closed: One Truth Prevails is packed with mini games and spy gadgets, including a solar powered skateboard and a voice changing bow tie.

In Case Closed: One Truth Prevails the lead character is 17 year old Shichi Kudo, a very intuitive high school detective, well known in Japan as a modern day Sherlock Holmes. Shichi is on a mission to infiltrate a secret group known as the‘Black Organisation’ when he is drugged with a poison that was meant to kill him, but instead transforms him into a seven year old boy. In his new body, Shichi adopts the alias Conan Edogawa and pretends to be a child whilst continuing to secretly solve cases.

Players guide Conan on his quest to find clues about the origins and workings of the secret‘Black Organisation’ in order to bring the biggest criminal of the time to justice.

The Wii remote is used to move the young detective and touch or manipulate objects. It can also be used as a magnifying glass when players lead Conan undercover to investigate crime scenes and search for clues.

Offering fun and challenges for a young audience, Case Closed: One Truth Prevails is released on Nintendo Wii today by Nobilis and Ascaron Entertainment.

Fast facts:

Publisher: Nobilis

UK Distributor: Ascaron Entertainment

Web: www.detectiveconan-thegame.com

Developer: Marvelous Entertainment

Release date: 1st May 2009

PEGI: 7+

Format: Wii

Genre: Adventure / Police Investigation

About Ascaron Entertainment

Ascaron Entertainment (UK) is highly regarded on a domestic and global scale. Witha professional reputation, full-service product management, and a wealth of experience in the games industry, the UK operation provides a bespoke multi-format publishing, sales, PR and marketing function to selected affiliate label partners. Ascaron Entertainment (UK) continues to be responsible for successfully launching titles into the UK market from developers and publishers worldwide. Amongst other titles, the Ascaron portfolio includes the popular UFO, Panzers, Cossacks, Blitzkrieg, Sherlock Holmes, Hearts of Iron and Europa Universalis series of games, as well as critically acclaimed hits such as Call of Juarez (PC), Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle (PC, NDS), TrackMania (PC, NDS), City Life (PC), King’s Bounty (PC) and Moto Racer (NDS).

www.ascaron.com

About Nobilis

Nobilis, a Lyon based producer, publisher, and distributor of video games (PC, Xbox360TM, PlayStation®2, PlayStation®3, PSPTM, Nintendo Wii™, Nintendo DS™, and Interactive DVDs) and video game accessories, was founded in 2001.

Nobilis Publishing has developed successful games such as:“My Baby Boy®” and“My baby Girl®” (Nintendo DS™),” Mountain Bike Adrenaline featuring Salomon”(PlayStation®2),“The Secrets of Da Vinci™”(PC),“Cleopatra™” (PC), and the famous franchises:“Hotel Giant” and“Moto Racer” with over 8 million units sold to date.

Nobilis has several distribution subsidiaries in France (Lyon), Spain (Madrid), Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg (Bruxelles), and an office in Italy (Rome). Nobilis Publishing games are already sold in over 40 different countries with the most prominent partners.

Nobilis is also a producer/distributor of accessories thanks to its own brand: Subsonic, a symbol of quality and innovation. These accessories are available for the following platforms: Xbox 360™, PSP™, PlayStation®2, PlayStation®3, Nintendo DS™, and Nintendo Wii™.

Official website: www.group-nobilis.com www.nobilis-games.com

© Gosho Aoyama/1996,2008 Shogakukan, YTV, TMS.©2008 Marvelous Entertainment Inc. Published by Nobilis. Nobilis and its logo are registered trademarks of Nobilis Group. All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners. All rights reserved.

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