D3PUBLISHER’S EARTH DEFENSE FORCE® 2017 PORTABLE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PLAYSTATION®VITA HANDHELD ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM

LYON, FRANCE – January 16 th, 2013 – The insects from outer space are back and it’s up to the Earth Defense Force to stop the insanity in Earth Defense Force® 2017 Portable , now available in Europe and Australasia from D3Publisher (D3P) for the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system as a digital download available on the PlayStation®Network for the suggested retail price of £31.99/ 39.99€. The following weapons will be available on the 6th of February as downloadable content: Portable Electro Paralyzer, Heat Blaster, Limit Booster, and Reverse Drone (£0.79 / 0.99€ each).

Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable is completely remastered for the PlayStation®Vita system from the classic console game ( Earth Defense Force 2017) and packs a ton of bug-squashing blasts to create an enhanced gameplay experience.  All the missions in Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable will feature multiplayer for up to four players and includes new missions, enemies, and EDF tactical gear.  Take the multiplayer battles even further against your friends in online co-op and versus mode for EDF supremacy. 

Play as fan favorite flyer Pale Wing and soar above buildings with her jet pack and cause awesome destruction from above.  Get ready to save Earth from destruction in a completely new EDF experience in Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable .

Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable is developed by Sandlot. 

For more information, please visit: http:// www.namcobandaigames.eu

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About NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S.

NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S., part of NAMCO BANDAI Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content for platforms including all major video game consoles and PC, with marketing and sales operations in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australasia.  The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN™, Tekken™, SOULCALIBUR™, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA™, RIDGE RACER™ and ACE COMBAT™.  More information about the company and its products can be found at www.namcobandaigames.eu or  www.facebook.com/namcobandaigames.europe.

About D3Publisher

D3Publisher is a leading video game publisher for all platforms, including: the Wii™ system, Nintendo DS™ and Nintendo 3DS™ handheld systems, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Windows PC, and wireless devices.  D3Publisher has operations in the U.S., and Japan.  The company also owns development studio Vicious Cycle Software, Inc., and its technology platform, Vicious Engine 2™.  For more information about D3Publisher and its products, please visit: www.d3publisher.us . 

D3Publisher is an independent business unit of the NAMCO BANDAI group of companies.

Earth Defense Force®: 2017 Portable and  its associated characters and names are trademarks or registered trademarks of D3Publisher of America, Inc. Game and Software © 2012 D3 Inc. Published in Europe by NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. D3Publisher and its logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of D3Publisher of America, Inc. or its affiliates.

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