THQ PUTS PLAYERS IN THE‘HOT SEAT’ THIS FALL WITH THE TRUTH OR LIES® VIDEO GAME

GOURA HILLS, Calif.– May 20, 2010– THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced that Truth or Lies®, a unique new‘truth or dare’ style party game, is in development for the Wii™ system, the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. In Truth or Lies, which is set for release this fall, players join family and friends in a roundtable style game play answering an astonishing array of thought-provoking questions. Utilizing a proprietary voice calibration system that works in conjunction with either the Xbox 360 Wireless Microphone or USB microphone, Truth or Lies measures stress levels in a player’s voice to reveal the honesty of their answers.

About Truth or Lies

Friends and family will be squirming in their seats as they answer some of the game’s silliest and most provocative questions in the new Truth or Lies video game. Up to eight players can join in on this party game, as they offer up answers to more than 3,000 questions. Additionally, the Hot Seat mode will allow players to put other players on the spot and ask them any question that comes to mind. The gameplay will lead to revealing and hilarious situations among friends and family.

For more information on Truth or Lies and additional THQ titles, please visit www.thq.com.

About THQ

THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) is a leading worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software. The company develops its products for all popular game systems, personal computers and wireless devices. Headquartered in Los Angeles County, California, THQ sells product through its global network of offices located throughout North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. More information about THQ and its products may be found at www.thq.com. THQ and the THQ logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of THQ Inc.

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