HUDSON SOFT LAUNCHES“HUDSON GATE” IN PlayStation® Home

Minato-ku, Tokyo– September 2, 2010– PlayStation 3 owners can now immerse themselves in a world of Hudson Soft as the company launches“Hudson Gate” for PlayStation ® Home. The portal lounge area will serve as a home-base for all things Hudson including games, virtual item shopping and product information. Within the lounge, there is also a racing match frequently conducted with“Dolphy” the virtual pet

As a central digital world within PlayStation ® Home,“Hudson Gate” will include the Dolphy racing mini-game, in which eight Dolphies compete. Players can watch, vote and participate in the races to obtain virtual rewards. Players can also purchase a“Dolphy Room” which enables them to breed their own Dolphy pets for them to race.

For more information on Hudson Gate, please visit http://www.hudson.co.jp/home/eur.

For others, please also visit

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/HudsonSoftDDL

Twitter: HudsonDDL

Facebook: Hudson Digital Download Dept.

Hudson Soft was established in 1973. It has used its advanced development expertise to market a wide range of products, including console and PC software, accessories, LSI, operating systems and other critical technologies. The company became an early first third party developer for Nintendo’s NES, and Hudson has continued to provide a variety of game content to all game platforms since then. Representative titles include Bomberman, the popular board game Momotaro Dentetsu, the epic RPG Tengai Makyo (Far East of Eden), among others.

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Contact:

Soichiro Yasukawa

yasukawa@tk.hudson.co.jp


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