Award-Winning Franchise Makes Its Highly Anticipated Debut on the PSP™ System
SANTA CLARA, Calif., (March 21, 2006) – Leading video games publisher and developer NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. announced today that Me and My Katamari™ has shipped exclusively for the PSP™ (PlayStation®Portable) system. Now fans of the award-winning Katamari franchise can roll-on-the-go with all of the same glorious gameplay, loveable characters and colorful graphics they’ve grown to adore. The third installment in the Katamari series behind Katamari Damacy™ and We ♥ (Love) Katamari™, Me and My Katamari will now allow fans to enjoy the title anytime, anywhere. The title is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.
A host of new special features are rolled into one amazing package as Me and My Katamari includes four-player Ad Hoc wireless play, customizable characters, a new island-themed interface and a handful of new cousins – newly created for the PSP system.
“We are extremely excited with how the Katamari series has evolved and progressed onto the PSP system,” said Yoshi Niki, Product Group Director at NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. “Whether you are a fan of the Katamari series or just enjoy portable gaming, Me and My Katamari offers addictive gameplay and colorful graphics that will satisfy anyone’s on-the-go gaming cravings.”
An epic undertaking of earthly proportions, this time the King calls upon his pint-sized son, the Prince, and all of the cousins for help. Taking a break from celestial construction, the King of All Cosmos takes the royal family on vacation to a tropical island paradise, where they become tasked with the responsibility of creating new Katamari islands for homeless animals.
For more information about Me and My Katamari for the PSP system, please visit http://katamari.namco.com.