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Dairojo! Samurai Defenders

DSiWare tower defense on the way from Japanese developer Kawamoto Industrial.

Barcelona, Spain – November 15th, 2010

Abylight an independent premier video game publisher and developer, today announced the upcoming release of Dairojo! Samurai Defenders - a new tower defense game developed exclusively by Japanese developer Kawamoto Industrial. Developed exclusively for the Nintendo DSiWare TM service. Dairojo! Samurai Defenders will launch exclusively on Nintendo DSiWare in North America this winter.

We are excited to announce that Dairojo! Samurai Defenders will be available soon on Nintendo DSiWare in North America”, said Nacho Garcia, General Manager at Abylight, “ With its epic setting, multiple game play modes, quick learning curve and increasing difficulty it will offer strategy fans a fantastic portable experience”.

Dairojo! Samurai Defenders is an epic defense tower strategy game that spans the Edo period of Japanese history, where elite powerful Shoguns fought one another in the battle for feudal power and glory. Players select one of six historical Japanese castles to defend as they come up against highly skilled, ferocious enemy armies who attack across land, through tunnels underground and in the air as they attempt to capture your castle.

Featuring four game modes: Normal, Score Attack, Random and Vs mode, players will need to position their army units including Spears, Archers, Gunners, Generals and Cannons and halt the enemy attack before they reach the castle gates and take control. Dairojo! Samurai Defenders comes with the ability for two players to compete against one another in multiplayer via local wireless communication featuring DS Download Play TM .

Dairojo! Samurai Defenders is rated “E” in North America and will be available for Nintendo DSi TM through the Nintendo DSi Shop. To access the Nintendo DSi Shop, players simply connect their Nintendo DSi system to the Internet, then visit the Nintendo DSi Shop from the Nintendo DSi Menu. 

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About Abylight

Founded in Barcelona in 2003, Abylight is a European developer and publisher. The company’s founders have a rich video game development heritage including development on a wide range of platforms that span the history of gaming including: 8-bit computers, consoles (Game Boy TM B/W - Color, Master System, Game Gear, NES TM , Super NES TM , Playstation, Game Boy TM Advance) and coin-op.

Abylight’s most recent interactive entertainment releases are “Stop Stress: A Day of Fury” and "Fish'em All" for WiiWare TM and the “Music on” Series for Nintendo DSiWare TM .

About Kawamoto

Kawamoto Industrial Co., LTD is a Japanese company based in Tokyo and founded on 1962. Its main business activity is the software production and sales, focusing on Nintendo portable consoles since 2009. Their previous releases for Nintendo platforms are "Karakuchi! Dairojo (Nintendo DSiWare) ", "Amakuchi! Dairojo (Nintendo DSiWare)" and "Fuun! Dairojo (Nintendo DS)". For additional information please visit:-

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