HUDSON DEALS OUT HIGH STAKES TEXAS HOLD‘EM FOR NINTENDO DSiWARE

San Mateo, Calif.– Sept 15, 2009– Rounders everywhere rejoice! Hudson’s High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em will soon be making its way straight to Nintendo DSiWare. Published by Hudson Entertainment, the North and South American publishing arm of HUDSON SOFT, High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em will make good use of the Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection by allowing players to compete with others around the world and prove who is the best around.

“We’ve crafted High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em to be the definitive Texas Hold‘Em game for the Nintendo DS,” said Mike Pepe, director of marketing of Hudson Entertainment.“Whether you’re betting chips or folding cards, you’ll feel like you’re playing professional poker every step of the way!”

High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em features the popular No-Limit rule set used in tournaments like the World Series of Poker to give players the authentic feel of a real Texas Hold‘Em table. With tried and true Texas Hold‘Em gameplay, the strategic nature of the popular poker game comes through in spades. For those who always wanted to get in on the Texas Hold‘Em fun but didn’t know how, High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em also gives players with limited experience the chance to learn the ropes and get in on the action. Once those skills are honed, players can take their poker prowess online and experience the ultimate in on-the-go multiplayer poker action!

For more information on High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em, as well as other titles from Hudson Entertainment, please visit www.hudsonent.com.

Hudson Entertainment is the North and South American publishing arm of Hudson Soft, an international provider of games and entertainment content founded in 1973. Hudson Entertainment focuses on four key businesses: console retail games, digital download content, mobile games, and music. Hudson introduced best-selling videogame franchises including Bomberman, Bonk, Military Madness and Deca Sports. Hudson's mobile division is a leading supplier of games and personalized content. Through numerous partnerships with record labels, Hudson has become a leading provider of digital music and video content. For more information on Hudson Entertainment, please visit www.hudsonent.com.

###

Hudson Entertainment, and Hudson Soft and their respective logos are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Hudson Soft.


Games PressGames Press is the leading online resource for games journalists. Used daily by magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, online media and retailers worldwide, it offers a vast, constantly updated archive of press releases and assets, and is the simplest and most cost-effective way for PR professionals to reach the widest possible audience. Registration for the site and the Games Press email digest is available, to the trade only, at www.gamespress.com.