NAMCO BANDAI GAMES AMERICA UNSHEATHES FREEMIUM RPG, KNIGHTS ARENA™ ON APPLE’S APP STORE

SAN JOSE, Calif. (April 26, 2012) – Leading publisher NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.today announced the release of  Knights Arena  on iOS, bringing further diversity to its expanding lineup of mobile titles along all categories.   Knights Arena  is a free multiplayer RPG title in which players answer the call of the King to become the greatest knight by completing various tasks, earning powerful rewards and upgrading weapons and armor to battle other players in online duels.

“NAMCO BANDAI Games has enjoyed a tremendous year for its growing mobile lineup,” says James Kucera, Executive Producer, NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. “With the recent release of the acclaimed Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy, and today’s release of Knights Arena , NAMCO BANDAI has expanded its roster to include stirring action games, deeply engrossing free titles and all genres in-between.”

Knights Arena  is an involving RPG that features refined 3D graphics and real-time duels in multiple environments complete with day-night cycles and varying weather conditions. With dozens of different armor items and weapons, hundreds of training tasks and intuitive controls,  Knights Arena  allows both veteran RPG fans and casual gamers the opportunity to become the most glorious knight of the realm.   Knights Arena  supports Game Center leaderboards and achievements, as well as Facebook and Twitter integration. Players can add their Game Center and Facebook friends, track their progress and challenge them to duels.

The Knights Arena app is available for FREE from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch or at  http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/knights-arena/id479404044?ls=1&mt=8

For more information on  Knights Arena , please visit  www.facebook.com/knightsarena. For the latest news and updates, follow the development team at www.twitter.com/namcogamesRo.

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About NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.

NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc., part of NAMCO BANDAI Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content — including all major video game consoles, iOS, mobile and online.  The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA®, RIDGE RACER® and ACE COMBAT®.  More information about the company and its products can be found at  www.namcobandaigames.com or  www.facebook.com/namco.

About NAMCO BANDAI Networks Romania s.r.l.

NAMCO BANDAI Networks Romania, part of Bandai SA and Bandai Namco Holdings Inc., is a developer of mobile content for all major smartphone and tablet platforms. More information about the company and its products can be found at www.facebook.com/NamcoBandaiNetworksRomania

Press Release © 2012 NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.

 


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