February 22, 2010
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
KONAMI announced today that it will release its much anticipated high school baseball game for the Nintendo DS, NETTO! PAWAFURU KOSHIEN, on Thursday, March 18th.
NETTO! PAWAFURU KOSHIEN is a simulation game that features high school baseball teams and newly created baseball title* by the production team behind the JIKKYO PAWAFURU PURO YAKYU and JIKKYO PAWAFURU MAJOR LEAGUE series.
|*||The worldwide cumulative sales for PAWAPURO series is 18 million.( As of the end of December 2009 )|
KONAMI continues to expand the title line-up for baseball game with the addition of more fun and excitement.
|Footage of the game||Screen of time schedule|
NETTO! PAWAFURU KOSHIEN puts players in the coach's seat to make decisions to build stronger team and give them the chance to lead their team to victory at Koshien, Japan's renowned annual national high school baseball tournament.
Gameplay proceeds according to the cards, road map and calendar schedule. You'll never see the words "Game Over" in NETTO! PAWAFURU KOSHIEN because the game never ends. After the summer tournament is over the seniors simply graduate to make room for the incoming freshman who join the team at the beginning of the next school year. Assuming the role of coach, players continually put their team through the paces in hopes of making them good enough to be Koshien champs.
In addition to the game's five modes, players can also compete against and interact with other players as well as enjoy simple mini games via a Nintendo Wi-Fi or other wireless connection.
|< Game Modes >|
|(1) Road to Glory||-||Coach your team all the way to Koshien for a chance to be crowned national champions.|
|(2) Seeking Manager||-||Training manager who participate in Road to Glory mode.|
|(3) Koshien Summer||-||Play a full season from spring to the end of the summer tournament.|
|(4) Surviving a fierce fight||-||Make it to the play-off by controlling the players.|
|(5) Slug It Out||-||This mode's various missions really put players' skills to the test.|
|< Product Information >|
|Title||NETTO! PAWAFURU KOSHIEN|
|Release Date||March 18th, 2010|
|Price||5,250 yen (tax included)|
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