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Tecmo Koei Europe announces two new games that aim to change the way you use your Nintendo DSi™ forever… by flipping it upside-down.

For Immediate Release:

Letchworth, Herts.—March 26th, 2010—TECMO KOEI EUROPE, goes where no other publisher has been before and introduces two new Nintendo DSiware titles designed to make you rethink the way you interact with your Nintendo DSi.

By inverting Nintendo’s award-winning console, Tecmo is able to bring fresh perspectives to genres you once thought you knew and turn the world of Nintendo DSiware on its head. By simply using the Touch Screen at the top instead of the bottom as you’d usually use the Nintendo DSi, Tecmo will launch the first two titles in its new‘A Topsy Turvy Life’ range this Spring

A Topsy Turvy Life: The Turvys Strikes Back™

Conquer the Galaxy… standing on your head! The evil Earth men are trying to save their pathetic planet from conquer! Turn your Nintendo DSi upside-down and send in waves of Imperial Armada forces to wipe out the human hero. Nothing is as it seems in this galaxy! It’s scrolling shooting as you’ve never experienced before– from the other side of the battle!

A Topsy Turvy Life: Turvy Drops™

A block-filling game with the difference– you control which blocks appear! Turn your Nintendo DSi upside-down, and draw blocks as quick as you can to fill the gaps below. See a gap– draw the shape you think fits its best! A steady hand, an eye for detail, and a Nintendo DSi in reverse are all that stand in your way! Featuring an additional a Puzzle Mode with 30 mind-bending puzzles, Turvy Drops is guaranteed to turn your brain topsy-turvy!

About Tecmo

TECMO, LTD. is a global developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software for current generation consoles, handhelds and digital download content based in Tokyo, Japan. TECMO is best known for the Dead or Alive?, Ninja Gaiden?, Tecmo Bowl? and Fatal Frame? series. On April 1, 2009, TECMO KOEI HOLDINGS CO., LTD was established as a result of the TECMO, LTD. and KOEI Co., Ltd. merger. More information on TECMO can be found at www.tecmo.co.jp.

For more information:

Ben Lawrence

PR Manager

Tecmo Koei Europe Ltd.

Phone: 0044 (0)1462 476130


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