EL SEGUNDO, Calif.– July 16, 2009– Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced the availability of Power Pros® Touch on the App Store. Now iPhone and iPod touch users will be able to take the sights and sounds of the ballpark on-the-go as they swing for the fences in this exciting baseball experience.
"We are thrilled that our first sports title for iPhone and iPod touch gamers in North America is a classic like Power Pros Touch,” said Anthony Borquez, vice president of Konami Mobile and Online.“The Power Pros Touch App will allow players to compete for the pennant as they use their intuitive iPhone or iPod touch game controls to play ball with just the tap and swipe of a fingertip.”
Power Pros Touch utilizes the innovative Multi-Touch user interface of iPhone and iPod touch to allow players to pitch, run and hit just like the pros. Gamers can experience the crowd noise, the fight songs and over 120 variations of play-by-play commentary as they customize their season, selecting anywhere from 25, 50, or 162 games. During gameplay, players can also choose from six unique baseball teams, play against the device and selecting three different difficulty settings including Novice, Normal and Expert. Additionally, baseball experts can chose to play three, six or nine innings per game to satisfy their baseball cravings. With rich and dynamic graphics the Power Pros Touch App provides sports fans with a unique baseball gaming experience that is available anytime, anywhere.
Power Pros Touch is available for $3.99 from Apple’s App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore.
For more information, please visit www.konami.com/touch.
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