MIDWAY ANNONCE PRINCESS DEBUT: LE BAL ROYAL™ SUR NINTENDO DS™

Paris– Le 28 avril 2009 - Midway Games Ltd., une filiale de Midway Games Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: MWYGQ), annonce aujourd’hui la distribution européenne du jeu d’aventure et de danse de Natsume Inc. : Princess Debut : Le Bal Royal TM sur Nintendo DS™.

Emmenés dans un monde féérique, les joueurs ont 30 jours pour se préparer en vue du bal royal. 30 jours au cours desquels ils vont apprendre et maîtriser tous les types de danse. Sans oublier bien sûr de trouver le cavalier idéal parmi six princes charmants. Des prétendants qui croiseront la route de la princesse et qui feront tout pour trouver le chemin de son cœur… Une fois que la princesse aura trouvé sonâme sœur, le duo est alors prêtà s’unir sur la piste de danse ! Là, tout est question de rythme et de grâce. En utilisant l’écran tactile, on dirige son personnage dans des chorégraphiques où chaque pas doit s’accorder au rythme de son partenaire. Une magie de tous les instants, rendue possible grâceà la capture de mouvements de danseurs professionnels, pour un résultat aussi impressionnantà regarder qu’agréableà jouer !

“Quelle jeune fille aujourd’hui ne rêve pas d’être une princesse ? Princess Debut concrétise ce rêve en les transportant dans un monde merveilleux où tout n’est que danse et musique“ déclare Hiro Maekawa, P.D.G. de Natsume. Et de conclure :“C’est aussi pour nous un plaisir de travailler avec Midway afin de proposer aux joueurs européens ce titre unique et novateur.”

Développé par Natsume, Princess Debut : Le Bal RoyalTM propose 4 modes de jeu : Histoire, Salle de bal, Entraînement et Vidéo. De plus, avec 20 tenuesà débloquer, 14 fins différentes et 18 styles de danses (valse, tango, samba, paso doble…), le rêve de princesse ne fait aucun faux pas et encore moins de fausse note.

“Nous sommes ravis de nous associerà Natsume pour proposer ce nouveau titre Nintendo DSTM au marché européen“ commente Martin Spiess, Executive Vice President International, Midway Games Ltd.“Princess Debut : Le Bal RoyalTM se démarque par la qualité de sa réalisation et son gameplay. C’est un titre totalement original, articulé autour de la danse et de la musique, idéal donc pour fédérer le public féminin auquel il s’adresse.“

Princess Debut : Le Bal RoyalTM est prévu pour une sortie exclusive sur Nintendo DSTM en juin 2009.

Retrouvez tous leséléments et informations concernant ce titre sur : www.midwayeuro-press.com

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About Midway

Midway Games Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: MWYGQ), headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with offices throughout the world, is a leading developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software for major videogame systems and personal computers. More information about Midway and its products can be found at www.midway.com

About Natsume

Natsume Inc. is a worldwide publisher that specialize in unique and family-oriented interactive entertainment software for a variety of platforms. Most known for publishing Harvest Moon and Reel Fishing, Natsume is dedicated to producing quality video games. For more information about Natsume Inc., visit www.natsume.com

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