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VANDAL HEARTS: FLAMES OF JUDGMENT NOW AVAILABLE ON PLAYSTATION®NETWORK

Konami Adds Stunning Graphics and Profound Storyline to Celebrated RPG Series

El Segundo, Calif.– Jan. 21, 2010– Konami Digital Entertainment announced today that Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment, the latest in the classic tactical RPG series, is now available on the PlayStation?Network. Featuring newly designed mechanics and a deep range of character customization, Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment is the first next-generation installment of the RPG series that boasts a top-notch visual presentation and speedy RPG pace. With a rich, character-driven storyline, the latest installment of Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment serves as a prequel to the original story as it expands the universe and allows players to determine the outcome of the game.

In Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment, two rival kingdoms collide on the continent of Sostegaria with Tobias Martin, the protagonist and keeper of the peace caught in the fray. In this tactical role-playing game, Tobias embarks on a quest for harmony and joins forces with his friends to take on the enemy and avenge lost loved ones. Standing in his way is Kelbrun Hale, the games’ antagonist determined to bring chaos and disruption to the world. As the massive battle unfolds across expansive environments, players’ actions will determine the outcome of Tobias’ future. In addition, Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment provides a deep range of customization options that allows players to move throughout the game seamlessly without the need to constantly juggle through menus.

Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment is rated T for teen by the ESRB and is now available for purchase on the PlayStation?Network for $14.99. For additional information and assets please visit: http://www.konami.com/downloads.

About Konami

Konami is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties. Konami's titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top sellers. The latest information about Konami can be found on the Web at www.konami.com. KONAMI CORPORATION is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiary offices, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany. KONAMI CORPORATION is traded in the United States on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol KNM. Details of the products published by Konami can be found at http://www.konami.com

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