NAMCO BANDAI GAMES ANNOUNCES CLUB NAMCO EXCLUSIVE TEKKEN® HYBRID ARCADE STICK AND RE-LAUNCH OF ONLINE STORE

SAN JOSE, Calif., (October 6, 2011) – Leading video game publisher and developer NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. today announced a clubNAMCO exclusive version of TEKKEN® Hybrid  for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.  This exclusive bundle includes TEKKEN Hybrid’s Limited Edition two-disc soundtrack and art book, along with an exclusive Mad Catz® all-black " TEKKEN Hybrid  – Namco Arcade FightStick Tournament Edition ‘S’”.  The TEKKEN Hybrid “Extreme” bundle will be limited to 1000 units and will be sold exclusively through the newly revamped clubNAMCO online store at www.clubnamco.com for $249.99.  Pre-orders for the online exclusive  TEKKEN Hybrid “Extreme” bundle begin on October 6, 2011.   TEKKEN Hybrid  will be available for purchase in North America on November 22, 2011.

TEKKEN Hybrid  bridges together a decade of TEKKEN history by including TEKKEN ®Tag Tournament HD, TEKKEN® Tag Tournament 2 Prologue, and the TEKKEN®: Blood Vengeance CG movie.  TEKKEN Tag Tournament HD gives players a high definition version of the beloved PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system title TEKKEN Tag Tournament, while TEKKEN Tag Tournament 2 Prologue gives western fans a chance to try the current Japanese arcade smash hit, TEKKEN Tag Tournament 2. TEKKEN Tag Tournament 2 Prologue features four playable characters with exclusive outfits and stages taken from TEKKEN: Blood Vengeance.

“The re-launch of clubNAMCO and the  TEKKEN Hybrid  ‘Extreme’ bundle represents a major step for the future of NAMCO BANDAI Games,” said Carlson Choi, Vice President of Marketing for NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.  “By creating a direct relationship with our fans, we are able to offer exclusive bundles, sales and special events better suited for our rapidly growing community.”

For a special sneak peek at the clubNAMCO exclusive  TEKKEN Hybrid  Mad Catz FightStick, please visit the Mad Catz booth (517/616) at the Devastation Event in Phoenix, Arizona taking place October 7 - 9, 2011.  For more information on  TEKKEN Hybrid , please visit  www.namcobandaigames.comwww.facebook.com/TEKKEN ; or www.clubnamco.com.

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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.

TEKKEN® Hybrid & © 2011 NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.

TEKKEN® BLOOD VENGEANCE & © 2011 NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.

TEKKEN® TAG TOURNAMENT 2 PROLOGUE & © 2011 NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.

TEKKEN® TAG TOURNAMENT HD & © 1999 NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.

Press Release © 2011 NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.

 


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