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PSP™ (PLAYSTATION®PORTABLE) SYSTEM SOFTWARE TITLE SUMMARIES



The following is a list of titles that Sony Computer Entertainment America will be showing at the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2006 for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system. All information contained below is subject to change and represents the best information on the titles that we have to date.

ATV Offroad Fury® Pro
The most intense handheld off-road racing package is back with ATV Offroad Fury® Pro for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system. In addition to the adrenaline rush of pure ATV racing, players can now choose from more than 30 total vehicles to race, including MX bikes, buggies, and Trophy Trucks to compete on 64 all-new tracks, including tracks from the original ATV Offroad Fury titles.

Supporting up to four players via wireless multiplayer connectivity, players will speed through more than 30 visually stunning environments with six distinct terrain types including snow, dirt, mud, ice, water, and grass. Featuring five new events, new vehicles and mini-games, and cross compatibility with ATV Offroad Fury® 4 for the PlayStation®2, ATV Offroad Fury Pro will provide players the opportunity to tackle the trickiest off-road courses anytime, anywhere.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Climax Group Incorporated
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Racing
Players: Single player, 2-4 players via wireless multiplayer connectivity
Launch Date: October 2006
Rating: "RP" for Rating Pending

Gangs of London
Created by Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's London Studio, developers of The Getaway franchise, Gangs of London was designed specifically for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system and will be presented in stunning graphic-novel style narratives. Dynamic storylines enable each player to experience their own unique progression in nearly 60 different missions that immerse gamers in an elite criminal underworld in modern day London. Complete with new gameplay modes, Gangs of London provides intense free-roaming gameplay perfectly tailored for a handheld system.

Gangs of London also supports a completely original Game Share mode that will generate a new level unique to each PSP system, with the content dependent on the serial number of the target system. Once activated, players will find themselves faced with uniquely different mission objectives, environments, characters and weaponry.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Genre: Shooter
Players: 1-5 players
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Launch Date: Fall 2006
Target Age: Males, 18-34 years
Rating: "RP" for Rating Pending

Killzone: Liberation
Developed by Guerilla, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Killzone: Liberation for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system is a third-person action game that puts the players into various missions to rescue hostages from the evil Helghast. Inspired by the events in Killzone for PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system (released in November 2004), the story continues in Killzone: Liberation with the battle against the Helghast still raging on. Featuring an intelligent third-person camera system, Killzone: Liberation allows players a more tactical surveillance viewpoint to view their action and read the enemy's behavior during gameplay. Set in an intense postmodern war reminiscent of the previous PlayStation 2 title, Killzone: Liberation features the unique graphical style to showcase pure grit and realism. During gameplay, players will have access to online and offline missions, supported with a variety of weapons that are unique and innovative, inspired by modern military equipment

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Guerilla
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Third-Person Action
Players: Single player, 1-6 players via wireless multiplayer connectivity
Launch Date: October 31, 2006
Rating: "RP" for Rating Pending

Lemmings
Re-introducing one of the most popular puzzle games of the past 15 years, Lemmings is ready to go anytime, anywhere with its introduction to the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system. In Lemmings, players will guide a group of cute, but hapless little creatures within each level from an entrance point to an exit point. Fast reflexes and quick wits are necessary to ensure the Lemmings don't walk to their doom as disaster is at every step, including the perils of raging rivers, steep cliffs, pits of lava, and mechanical spikes that stand between the Lemming masses and safety of the exit.

Developed by Team 17, Lemmings delivers the ultimate in puzzle gameplay, perfect for quick on-the-go gaming on the PSP system. Considered to be one of the most widely platform-ported video games of all time, Lemmings will feature more than 150 levels, including new puzzles exclusively for the PSP system. In addition, the game will host a new mix of music, custom level creation, and wireless capability for players to share newly created levels.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Team 17
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Puzzle
Players: Single-player
Launch Date: May 23, 2006
Rating: "E" for Everyone / Descriptor: Mild Cartoon Violence

LocoRoco
Developed by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan, LocoRoco is an innovative 2D platform/action game available exclusively for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system. Featuring unique controls utilizing the "L" and "R" shoulder buttons, players are tasked with controlling via "tilting or bumping" the landscape of the LocoRoco in order to help them navigate through the level and keep them out of harm's way. With more than 40 stages, players control and guide the LocoRoco through vibrant, thriving and lush worlds filled with slippery slopes, swing ropes, and more. Featuring six different types of LocoRoco that include their own voices and actions, players will be enchanted by captivating music that communicates the joyous world of these LocoRoco. In addition, LocoRoco features the rewarding LocoHouse, three mini-games, and wireless features.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Sony Computer Entertainment Japan
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Platform/Action
Players: Single-player
Launch Date: September 2006
Rating: "RP" for Rating Pending

NBA '07
Delivering the most engaging NBA experience with fast, fluid gameplay, NBA '07 for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system expands upon the franchise by offering the most feature-rich, handheld NBA action available. Officially licensed by the NBA, and introducing all-new gameplay modes, mini-games, and presentation, NBA '07 is ready to deliver the thrill of and excitement of NBA action on the go.

An all-new Conquest Mode allows players to take a team and challenge NBA squads across the country, while a new Pick Up Mode give gamers a chance to choose from 10 different NBA players for a playground-style match-up. In addition to the instant replay function, a new Highlight Reel option provides players the opportunity to view a select reel of highlight shots, passes, steals, and dunks at the end of each game. Players will also have more choices of quick pick-up-and-play mini-games, including an all-new rhythm-based dunk contest as well as carnival-style games including skee-ball, pinball, and pop-a-shot. Additionally, the game brings back popular mini-games such as Dodgeball and HORSE, as well as a comprehensive ladder challenge and virtual trading cards.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Sony Computer Entertainment America, San Diego
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Sports
Players: Single-player, 2 players via wireless multiplayer connectivity
Launch Date: October 2006
Rating: "E" for "Everyone"

Rachet & Clank®: Size Matters
Early next year, get ready for what the firepower players have come to expect from the multi-million unit-selling Ratchet & Clank® series in Ratchet & Clank®: Size Matters, an all new sci-fi action adventure made exclusively for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system. Featuring many new and returning weapons and gadgets, Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters will draw players into a galaxy spanning adventure set across new levels with diverse gameplay.

As the first title developed by High Impact Games, Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters goes back to its franchise's roots with hallmark Ratchet & Clank gameplay sure to please fans of the series.
Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters features all new gameplay for Ratchet's brainy robotic sidekick, Clank, who steps out from behind the shadows to assume a prominent role alongside Ratchet. Capturing all of the humor from previous PlayStation 2 installments with engaging cinematics, Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters will allow up to four players to blow one another away in
action-packed wireless multiplayer gaming.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: High Impact Games
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Action Platform
Players: Single-player, Up to 4 players via WiFi multiplayer gameplay
Launch Date: First Quarter 2007
Rating: "RP" for Rating Pending

SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo 2
Get ready to once again take the SOCOM military franchise with you, wherever, whenever this Fall with the release of SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo 2. This original title created in association with U.S. Naval Special Warfare Command will be available exclusively for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system this fall.

Command a secret subset of the most elite and deadly fighting force on the planet as players defend America and her allies through broad combat experiences including new non-linear mission progression, more than 40 authentic real world weapons and a huge area of operation spanning multiple terrain types and environments. As the SEAL commander, the player will be supported by an artificial intelligence (AI) teammate executing traditional SOCOM team-based tactical, stealth and action gameplay. Multiple players will once again be able to form clans and take on their friends for team based high-action gameplay in SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo 2 via a Wi-Fi connection. Up to 16 players in close proximity in Ad Hoc mode and online in Infrastructure mode can compete wirelessly through three new game types across all new multiplayer maps and original SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo maps.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc.
Developer: Zipper Interactive, Inc.
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: 3rd Person Shooter/Military Strategy
Players: Single-player, Wi-Fi Multiplayer -16 players via Ad Hoc connectivity and Infrastructure Mode
Launch Date: Fall 2006
Rating: "RP" for "Rating Pending"

World Tour Soccer '06
Designed from the ground up specifically for the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system, World Tour Soccer '06 introduces a new style of play for soccer videogames. Featuring quick, bite-sized gaming sessions, while allowing users to advance and unlock the next challenge in a ladder type system, World Tour Soccer '06 lets players test their skills in two new central modes of play, Medal Mode and World Tour Mode. Within those modes, World Tour Soccer '06 features a collection of point-based gameplay options, each offering its own unique set of challenges and requiring players to utilize a different set of soccer fundamentals as they attempt to take on the World's best from Africa, Asia, North America, South America and Europe, and ultimately dominate the Globe. Additionally, for hardcore soccer fans, Exhibition Match Mode offers the traditional soccer simulation gameplay, featuring more than 70 International Teams with more than 1,500 world-class players and eight international stadiums. Featuring a unique, fast-paced and engaging style of gameplay that is easy to pick up and play, yet difficult to master,
World Tour Soccer '06 is soccer at its core.

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America
Developer: London Studios, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Platform: PSP (PlayStation®Portable) system
Genre: Sports
Players: Single-player, 1-4 players via wireless multiplayer connectivity
Launch Date: June 2006
Rating: "RP" for "Rating Pending"

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