LYON, FRANCE – December 3, 2012. NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S today announced that it will bring the DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) animated film, The Croods, to Nintendo’s Wii U™ console, Wii™ console, Nintendo 3DS™ system and Nintendo DS™ syst em. The Croods: Prehistoric Party! will be available in March 2013 in Europe, to coincide with theatrical release of the film.
The Croods: Prehistoric Party! features the lovable Croods family – Grug, Ugga, Eep, Thunk, Sandy, Gran and Guy – on a hilarious adventure through 30 unique and addictive party-style mini-games. Explore spectacular landscapes in an incredible new world filled with never-before-seen creatures as you battle your friends and family in this awesome adventure with up to four-player multiplayer for Nintendo’s Wii U and Wii consoles (single player for handhelds).
The Croods: Prehistoric Party! is under development by Torus Games.
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NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S., part of NAMCO BANDAI Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content for platforms including all major video game consoles and PC, with marketing and sales operations in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australasia. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN™, Tekken™, SOULCALIBUR™, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA™, RIDGE RACER™ and ACE COMBAT™. More information about the company and its products can be found at www.namcobandaigames.eu or www.facebook.com/namcobandaigames.europe.
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