Majesco Entertainment Whips Up Delightful Deals with Cooking Mama Combo Packs for Wii™ and Nintendo DS™, Coming Augu

Edison, New Jersey – May 29, 2012Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), publisher of the award-winning Cooking Mama video game franchise that’s sold more than 13 million copies worldwide, today announced that the iconic kitchen cutie is serving up double the fun and terrific value with three separate combo packs that bundle together some of the hit franchise’s best-selling games. Mama’s Combo Pack Volume 1 & 2 on Nintendo DS™ and Mama’s 2-Pack on Wii™ will hit store shelves this August for a suggested retail price of $29.99 each. 

“We’re extremely proud of our Cooking Mama franchise that grew from one genre-defining game on Nintendo DS™ into a 13 million unit sales triumph across multiple platforms,” said Jesse Sutton, Chief Executive Officer, Majesco Entertainment. “Mama’s charm and simple yet addictive gameplay formula have transformed millions into interactive cooks, crafters and campers. Our Mama Combo Packs combine these classic experiences to offer new fans Mama’s best content at an unbeatable price.” 

Mama’s Combo Pack Volume 1 for Nintendo DS™ mixes up a recipe for fun by combining the original best-selling classic Cooking Mama with Camping Mama: Outdoor Adventures In Cooking Mama, players use their stylus as the ultimate cooking utensil to create more than 75 real dishes under Mama’s watchful eye. If you make a mistake, don’t worry because Mama will fix it! When you’ve mastered the kitchen, join Mama and her family on an exciting wilderness getaway. Play as Mama’s son or daughter as you set up camp, interact with wildlife, endure forces of nature, and even hunt for treasure across 38 levels and 100 different games.

Get creative both in and out of the kitchen with Mama’s Combo Pack Volume 2 for Nintendo DS™ that includes Cooking Mama 2: Dinner with Friends and Crafting Mama. In Cooking Mama 2: Dinner with Friends, you must satisfy Mama and her finicky friends who will taste each dish after you prepare it and judge your kitchen creations. Learn 80 new recipes from macaroons to shark fin soup as you customize Mama and your kitchen with goodies you unlock as you play.  When it’s time to put down the spatula, pick up the scissors and paintbrush to get crafty with Mama! As the only dedicated crafting game, Crafting Mama features 40 different projects where you can sew, mold, paint and cut with your stylus as you create jewelry, quilts, candles, mugs and even kaleidoscopes!

Mama’s 2-Pack for Wii™ brings the culinary action to your console in Cooking Mama Cook Off and Cooking Mama World Kitchen. The Wii Remote™ transforms into your universal cooking tool as you chop, grate, slice, stir and roll in motion-based cooking activities.  Put your skills to the test and whip up some kitchen fun in Cooking Mama Cook Off as you go head-to-head against other chefs in 2 player competition. In the Wii sequel, Cooking Mama World Kitchen, fans will enjoy brand new 3D graphics, fresh recipes from around the world, comedic kitchen mini-games and new gameplay modes that will transform you into a master culinary artist!

Developed by Cooking Mama Limited, Mama’s Combo Pack Volume 1 and 2 on Nintendo DS™ and Mama’s 2-Pack on Wii™ are rated E for Everyone. For additional information on anything and everything Mama, please visit www.cookingmamaus.com.

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About Majesco Entertainment Company

Majesco Entertainment Company is a provider of video games for the mass market. Building on more than 20 years of operating history, the company is focused on developing and publishing a wide range of casual and family oriented video games on all leading console and handheld platforms as well as online, social networks and mobile devices.  Product highlights include Zumba® Fitness, Cooking MamaTM, Alvin and the Chipmunks, and QUICKHIT NFL Football. The company's shares are traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol: COOL. Majesco is headquartered in Edison, NJ with offices in San Francisco, CA, Brockhampton, UK, and a social games development studio in Foxboro, MA. More info can be found online at www.majescoentertainment.com or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/majesco.

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