LOS ANGELES – October 23, 2007 – D3Publisher of America Inc. (D3PA), a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software, announced today that videogame Ed, Edd n Eddy: Scam of the Century has shipped to retail stores in North America. Ed, Edd and Eddy are in a heap of trouble when they find their Book O' Scams stolen and in the hands of none other than their enemy Captain Melonhead and the other kids of the cul-de-sac. The game features all the popular characters, items and locations from the much-loved animated show on Cartoon Network, as well as original content for all-new experiences with Ed, Edd and Eddy. Gamers will implement unique attacks, abilities and collectibles matched to each Ed's personality and traits. Ed, Edd n Eddy: Scam of the Century is available exclusively for the Nintendo DS portable handheld system and has a suggested retail price of $29.95.
In Ed, Edd n Eddy: Scam of the Century, the Eds' schemes are exposed and the rival kids are dEDD-set on turning the scamming plans against the Eds. Gamers will play as all three Eds as they experience the side-scrolling action adventure. Players can use the bottom DS screen to activate inventory items and implement special attacks. Additionally, they can blow into the microphone to save a chosen Ed from peril and gain minigames as a reward for collecting, hoarding and then spending quarters just like the Eds. In Ed, Edd n Eddy: Scam of the Century, players will have a ton of fun taking on the roles of their favorite pre-teen misfits and will ultimately work to thwart the other kids to get the Book O' Scams back!
Ed, Edd n Eddy: Scam of the Century is developed by Art Co., Ltd. The game is rated "E" (Everyone- Crude Humor and Mild Cartoon Violence) by the ESRB. For more information about the game please visit www.EdsVideogame.com.
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About Cartoon Network Enterprises
Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE), the global branding and merchandising arm of Cartoon Network, is charged with building consumer product franchises for Cartoon Network, its brands and characters from the channel's growing library of award-winning original programming. CNE also works to secure and support long-term licensee partnerships across all key merchandising categories. The division currently offers consumer product programs for an array of marquee animation franchises including Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls, Ed, Edd and Eddy, My Gym Partner is a Monkey, Camp Lazlo, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, Adult Swim and more.
About D3Publisher of America, Inc.
D3Publisher of America, Inc. is a subsidiary of D3, Inc. with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. D3Publisher of America's strategic focus is on licensed and original titles from leading third-party developers that appeal to mass-market consumers or gaming enthusiasts. Based in Los Angeles, D3Publisher of America distributes and publishes software for personal computers, major console platforms and handheld systems including Wii, Nintendo GameCube, Nintendo DS Game Boy Advance, PlayStation game console, PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, PLAYSTATION3 computer entertainment system, PSP (PlayStationPortable) system, the Xbox video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. For additional information on D3Publisher of America and its products, visit the website at http://www.d3publisher.us.