El Segundo, Calif– Sept. 28, 2009 - Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced that DRiiFT Mania is now available exclusively for Nintendo WiiWare™. Providing a fast-paced, multiplayer racing experience for Wii™ fans and racing enthusiasts alike, players can put the pedal to the medal in this new downloadable title.

In DRiiFT Mania, racers maintain pole position as they face up to eight drivers to determine who is king of the circuit. Players can choose from over 32 original vehicles from agile cars to powerful trucks, and race through 12 tracks based on various environments including hills, city, oasis and even snow. If racing in traditional Single Player Mode isn’t enough of a thrill, players can also engage in Multiplayer Championship or Team Race Mode to get their competitive spirits going, as well VIP, Meteorite, Cold Potato and Contamination Mode for extra racing fun.

Players can also take to the track in this non-stop racer using any combination of Wii Remote™, Nunchuck™ or Classic Controller™ to operate their vehicles. With a rich and animated art style, DRiiFT Mania brings the racing action to life as players compete for first place.

DRiiFT Mania is rated E for everyone by the ESRB and is now available for purchase for 800 Wii Points on Nintendo WiiWare™. To download the official trailer, screenshots and more information, please visit Can the last line of the media alert be changed to this?

To download the official trailer, screenshots and more information, please visit http://konami.com/downloads/driift.php.

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