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HUDSON ENTERTAINMENT’S KNIGHTS OF THE PHANTOM CASTLE ON SALE NOW ON IPAD

Limited Time Promotion of the Action RTS Game Lasts until May 11

San Mateo, Calif.– April 21, 2010– Knights of the Phantom Castle is recruiting new gamers on iPad with an exciting new sale. Published by Hudson Entertainment, the North and South American subsidiary of Hudson Soft, the action RTS game is now available on the App Store for $4.99 from $9.99. The sale ends May 11.

“We are excited to share Hudson Entertainment’s first offering on iPad with gamers everywhere through this sale,” said Sabine Duvall, VP of Product Development at Hudson Entertainment.“ Knights of the Phantom Castle takes advantage of the unique iPad interface to deliver a graphically engaging gameplay experience.”

Knights of the Phantom Castle lets users construct and conduct a unit of knights with the objective of clearing over 50 stages set with various gimmicks and monsters. The Knights of the Phantom Castle App for iPad has gameplay specially designed for the innovative Multi-Touch user interface of iPad and includes beautiful sprite-based graphics.

A game stage in the app is set by 3 scenes: Camp, Combat Deployment and Stage Battle. Camp is the scene where users create a unit of knights. In Combat Deployment users set the formation of the unit and Stage Battle is when they fight. Knights are classed in 6 groups: Defender, Soldier, Assassin, Ranger, Mage and Healer. Each class has unique skills (shields, special fighting techniques, etc.) and those are the keys to successfully conquering the stages.

The Knights of the Phantom Castle App for iPad is available on the App Store on iPad or at www.itunes.com/appstore.

For more information on Hudson Entertainment, please visit www.hudsonent.com.

Hudson Entertainment is the North and South American subsidiary of Hudson Soft, an international provider of games and entertainment content founded in 1973. Hudson Entertainment focuses on three key businesses: console retail games, digital download content, and music. Hudson introduced best-selling videogame franchises including Bomberman, Bonk, Military Madness and Deca Sports. Through numerous partnerships with record labels, Hudson has become a leading provider of digital music and video content. For more information on Hudson Entertainment, please visit www.hudsonent.com.

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