SOURCE: Agetec

May 17, 2005 12:41 ET

Agetec Announces PoPoLoCrois for the PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) Entertainment System

Popular Animated Role-Playing Game Coming to the US Market

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 17, 2005 -- At the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Agetec, Inc., a leading publisher of entertainment software, today announced the classically animated role-playing game PoPoLoCrois® for the PSP™ (PlayStation® Portable) entertainment system.

The first game of the popular series released outside Japan, PoPoLoCrois is the charming adventure of brave Prince Pietro traveling to faraway lands and enchanted kingdoms. Developed by G-Artist and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., PoPoLoCrois offers storybook quality animation as the characters interact with fairies and do battle with dragons.

"PoPoLoCrois is a beautiful adventure tale the entire family can enjoy playing together on the go with their PSP," said Mark Johnson, vice president of marketing for Agetec, Inc. "This role-playing game soars to new levels of family fun and adventure in a world filled with fascinating and unique characters, vivid colors and upbeat music."

PoPoLoCrois Main Features:

--  Stunning, Vibrant Graphics
--  Enchanting Characters
--  Save Feature for Playing On-The-Go
--  Over 30 Hours of Game Play
--  Bonus: Anime Sequences from the TV Series
"Japanese animation, aka 'anime' has become an American fascination," Johnson added. "And with the great characters in PoPoLoCrois, anime fans are sure to enjoy total immersion with this delightful title that has had such success in Japan."

PoPoLoCrois is expected to be available in Q4 2005 and can be viewed by visiting booth W2660 at E3, where real people demonstrate real games. For more information regarding Agetec's entire lineup of exciting products, visit, and go to to get the scoop on Agetec at E3.

About Agetec, Inc.

Agetec, Inc. is a world-class publisher of award-winning software and hardware accessories for the North American video game market. Agetec publishes many well-known brand titles, including: "King's Field," "The Adventures of Cookie & Cream," "Bass Landing," "RPG Maker," and the "Armored Core" game series as well as the growing list of titles found in the A1 Games series. Based in Sunnyvale, California, Agetec games can be found on PlayStation®, PlayStation®2, PlayStation® Portable entertainment system, Dreamcast®, N64®, and Game Boy® Color console systems. For more information about Agetec visit

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Contact Information

  • Agetec Media Contact:
    Tracie Snitker
    Reverb Communications Inc.
    (209) 586-1495 x104