London, United Kingdom— 31 October, 2007— Today Ubisoft, one of the world’s largest video game publishers, announced that Naruto: Rise of a Ninja, an Xbox 360™ video game exclusive, will have the voices by the official Naruto™ Japanese cast available post-launch as free downloadable content on Xbox Live Marketplace.
Voices to include:
- Junko Takeuchi - Uzumaki Naruto
- Kazuhiko Inoue - Hatake Kakashi
- Chie Nakamura - Haruno Sakura
- Noriaki Sugiyama - Uchiha Sasuke
- Kujira - Orochimaru
- Akira Ishida - Sabaku no Gaara
Naruto: Rise of a Ninja is scheduled for release on 2nd November, and will ship with an PEGI rating of 12+.
For more information on Naruto: Rise of a Ninja, please visit the game’s official website at: www.NarutoXbox360Game.com.
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About TV TOKYO:
TV TOKYO Corporation is a leading Japanese content producer and broadcaster with particular strength in animation, high-concept infotainment and business news. Many of programmes are licensed by TV TOKYO Medianet (its distribution arm) to non-affiliate local stations as well as overseas broadcasters and distributors. TV TOKYO has been the home of the hit animation series such as“Yu-Gi-Oh!”,“Shaman King”,“Pokemon”,“Sonic X” and“Beyblade”.
To learn more, please visit http://www.tv-tokyo.co.jp
About SHUEISHA Inc.:
SHUEISHA Inc., founded in 1926, is the Japan’s top sales publisher and publishes 40 magazines including comic magazine, women’s, men’s, sports, literary, etc. as well as trade books. Its most successful comic magazine,“Shonen Jump”, is printed 3 million copies weekly in Japan alone and many animations such as“Yu-Gi-Oh!”,“Dragon Ball” and“Shaman King” are based on Shonen Jump. Beyond publishing, Shuesiha strategically works with other media and carries out many activities such as producing animation and merchandising for its strong properties.
To learn more, please visit http://www.shueisha.co.jp