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Downloadable PS3 shoot-'em-up gets an update.

San Diego, CA – September 10, 2008 – Tiki Games, a California-based independent developer of interactive entertainment, today announced that the first major update for NOVASTRIKE is now available on the PLAYSTATION®Network.

“At the start of June we released NOVASTRIKE and quickly discovered a lot of customers found the difficulty settings to be too challenging,” said Kevin McCann, president and creative director of Tiki Games. “Subsequently, the update really focuses on making the difficulty modes more accessible while also still retaining challenging modes for players that are very experienced with shooters.”

“Trophies became available while we working on the update so we included sixteen trophies for players to earn,” continued Kevin McCann. “We also included customizable controls, XMB music playlist support, and more. Supporting our customer-base is and always will be an extremely high priority for Tiki Games.”

NOVASTRIKE Update highlights include:

Reduced difficulty for RECRUIT, SOLDIER, and VETERAN modes. A new HARDCORE mode has also been introduced for shooter fans wanting a real challenge

-16 trophies to unlock – twelve bronze, and four silver

-Fully customizable controls

-XMB music playlist support

-Weapon info pane that details newly acquired weapons

-Multiple saved game support

New Screenshots are available here:

About Tiki Games

Tiki Games was formed at the beginning of 2006 in San Diego and is presently a licensed developer for the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, and PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system. Committed to creating high-quality and fun games, Tiki Games is comprised of industry veterans that have worked together on prior titles and have an established and proven team dynamic. For more information on Tiki Games or NOVASTRIKE, please visit:

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