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5 Arcade Gems is now available in Europe.

Nordcurrent, a European game developer and publisher, announced today that its first WiiWareTM game, is now available to download on European WiiTM Shop Channel for a price of 700 Wii PointsTM. The game has been released on North American WiiTM Shop Channel 4 days earlier. 5 Arcade Gems is a collection of 5 original arcade games for up to 4 players and is the perfect party game for people of all ages.

Nordcurrent has also released the game’s official gameplay trailer, which shows all 5 games that are included in the collection. The trailer can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/user/Nordcurrent?feature=chclk#p/a/u/2/XifIg1KwLJY

"5 Arcade Gems is the collection of 5 arcade games for WiiWare. It offers a wide variety of visual themes and gameplay mechanics, so players will definitely find something for their taste." said Victoria Trofimova, Director at Nordcurrent. "We have worked hard to utilize unique WiiTM controls, and we are very pleased with the result”.

5 Arcade Gems is the collection of 5 arcade games, different in visuals, theme and gameplay mechanics, from medieval knights game, to RC Buggy racing to ultra-modern space shooter. Being truthful to the party games genre, all 5 games are unlocked from the very beginning and there is no need to spend hours unlocking them. Players can simply grab their friends and start playing from the moment they turn on the game.

Video links :

EU Version: http://www.youtube.com/user/Nordcurrent#p/a/u/2/XifIg1KwLJY

Links to download videos:

EU Version: www.nordcurrent.com/5_Arcade_Gems_Official_Trailer_EU.avi

For more information about 5 Arcade Gems, or Nordcurrent's complete lineup of products, please visit http://www.nordcurrent.com

About Nordcurrent

Nordcurrent is an international publisher and developer of videogames for consoles, handhelds and PC. Established in 2006, Nordcurrent is best known for its 101-in-1 Megamix series with more than a half million units sold worldwide. Nordcurrent games are available to players in traditional retailer outlets as well as on WiiWareTM, PlayStation?Network and AppStore?. For more information about Nordcurrent please visit www.nordcurrent.com or www.facebook.com/nordcurrent

For review requests please contact: pr@nordcurrent.com

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