Trauma Center®: Under the Knife 2 Demo Now Available to Wii™ Owners Via Nintendo Channel

IRVINE, Calif. - July 10, 2008 Atlus U.S.A., Inc. today announced that a demo of Trauma Center®: Under the Knife 2 for Nintendo DS™, a direct sequel to the 2005 medical action smash hit, is now available for a limited time as a free download for Wii™ owners via Nintendo Channel. Experience a fast-paced operation from the full version as you race to save the patient’s life! With numerous enhancements, including new difficulty modes and new operations, Trauma Center: Under the Knife 2 offers handheld surgeons a lot to be excited about.

Trauma Center: Under the Knife 2 is now available in stores across North America.

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About Trauma Center: Under the Knife 2

GUILT is no more. Dr. Derek Stiles and Nurse Angie Thompson faced humanity’s greatest threat and triumphed. Now, in the aftermath, they find themselves in unknown territory, forced to deal with the disastrous consequences of the killer virus. Join them as they scramble to address questions left unanswered and put an end to the mystery behind the disease.

Key Features

True sequel to Under the Knife– Scrub back into Nintendo DS for the next chapter of the award-winning Trauma Center: Under the Knife that returns to the tactile stylus-based experience that made the original a smash hit.

Derek and Angie are back– Caduceus’ preeminent surgical team returns to confront the aftermath of the devastating GUILT epidemic in a brand new story.

Just what the doctor ordered– With a new easy play mode, improved tool utility, and clearer directions, playing doctor has never been so much fun.

Trauma Center: Under the Knife 2 has been rated“T” for Teen for Blood, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes, and Mild Violence by the ESRB.

About Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

Located in Irvine, California and founded in 1991, Atlus U.S.A., Inc. is renowned for its proud tradition of publishing exceptional role-playing games with strong niche appeal. The Atlus library of critically acclaimed video games includes Odin Sphere, Trauma Center series, and the award-winning Shin Megami Tensei series. For more information, visit

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Ben Karl, Odyssey Public Relations

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Aram Jabbari, Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

(949) 788-0455

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