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iPhone/iPod touch version launched by Hudson.

JAPAN - August 6 - HUDSON SOFT COMPANY, LIMITED (head office:

Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan; Representative Director Michihiro Ishizuka) has announced the simultaneous global release of the popular game 'PuzzLoop' as a new title at the App Store, which sells software for Apple's iPhone® and iPod touch®.

Available today, PuzzLoop ($7.99,) has enjoyed world-wide popularity on several different platforms. With user friendly direct controls, this game makes use of the iPhone and iPod touch's unique touch screen interface, just as did Hudson's 'BOMBERMAN TOUCH - The Legend of Mystic Bomb' ($7.99,), a game released at the opening of the App Store on Friday, July 11, 2008.

Audiences from all backgrounds can jump right into the new PuzzLoop and its many features, including an uncomplicated interface, fun onscreen action, and addictive playability.

Hudson will continue to explore the possibilities in new devices like the iPhone and iPod touch, while releasing games that support them.

Along with quickly establishing its brand, Hudson will provide customers of these devices with new and compelling gaming experiences.


Release Date:

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Price (including taxes): $7.99

Copyright: ©HUDSON SOFT 2008

"Fire, Connect & Clear!" Introducing the ultimate 'looping puzzle'


After PuzzLoop began as an arcade game in 1998, the immensely popular puzzle action game has been ported to numerous game platforms. The uncomplicated controls require only touching the screen and aiming at the colorful balls rolling on a rail. Clear the balls by connecting three or more of the same color. String combos together to raise the maximum points awarded. Master the numerous items too, and clear them all!

About iPhone and iPod touch

Apple released the iPhone in the United States in June 2007. The device combines the features of the iPod, a portable music player, with those of a) mobile phone. Doing away with a keypad, it consists of a touch panel, as well as Apple's acclaimed stylish design.

Supporting high-speed data transmission, the iPhone 3G was released for in 22 countries, including the United States, Japan and Europe, on Friday, July 11, 2008.

iPod touch was released in September 2007, and is the world's ultimate Wi-Fi mobile device, with built-in wireless LAN support. The 8 GB model , the 16 GB model and 32 GB model are retailed. . With the innovative multi-touch interface, large and vivid 3.5-inch widescreen color display, and built-in Wi-Fi features, surfing the Internet and viewing videos can be enjoyed as they were meant to. With the Apple browser Safari loaded as standard, the device is wireless Internet access capable.

*Details on the iPhone' and iPod touch are available at the Apple Japan

website: http://www.apple.com/jp/

*'iPhone' and 'iPod' are brands and registered trademarks of Apple Inc.


*'PuzzLoop' is the registered trademark of MITCHELL CORPORATION.

*All screenshots are visual representations.


Tina Casalino

Clever Communications

(408) 266-1934


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