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Atlus Announces Mech-Based Strategy RPG Drone Tactics For Nintendo DS(TM)

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA— DECEMBER 20th, 2007— Atlus U.S.A., Inc., a leading publisher of interactive entertainment, today announced Drone Tactics, a game of turn-based strategy RPG warfare, for the Nintendo DS TM . Command a brigade of colossal mecha insecta and coordinate your forces as you take on the ruthless army of the Black Swarm! Drone Tactics is currently scheduled to release on March 25th, 2008.

For more on Drone Tactics, please visit the official website: http://www.atlus.com/dronetactics!

About Drone Tactics

Transported to an alien world, you find yourself in the middle of a great conflict. An army of evil Drones is on the march, threatening to obliterate the land of Cimexus. Its inhabitants now turn to you to lead them in battle against the Black Swarm. Each level offers new challenges, and taking full advantage of each Drone's unique specialties will be the difference between success and defeat!

Key Features

    <*>Build and command your own Drone army– Wreak mechanical havoc with your squad of insect mechs, choosing from over 100 weapons, upgrades, and power-ups to optimize your forces. <*>Conquer dozens of campaign operations and over 50 additional maps– Take on the forces of the Black Swarm then confront the challenges that wait in the mysterious Badlands. <*>Battle for domination in head-to-head combat– Friends become enemies in local wireless play.

Drone Tactics has not yet been rated by the ESRB.

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About Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

Located in Irvine, California and founded in 1991, Atlus U.S.A., Inc. is a publisher of compelling video games for a variety of platforms, including the Nintendo DS™, PSP? (PlayStation?Portable) system, Wii™, Xbox 360?, and PlayStation?2 computer entertainment system. 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 http://www.atlus.com.

?2008 SUCCESS. Licensed to and published by ATLUS U.S.A., Inc. Nintendo DS and the Wii are trademarks of Nintendo.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Aram Jabbari

Atlus U.S.A., Inc.

949-788-0455 (x102)

aram@atlus.com

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