SOURCE: Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc.

Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc.

August 22, 2013 08:31 ET

Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. Announces That Its Securities Are Now DWAC/FAST Eligible With DTC

Development Streamlines Trading and Allows Kinbasha Shareholders to Transfer Stock Electronically After Buying or Selling on the Open Market

HITACHI, JAPAN--(Marketwired - Aug 22, 2013) - Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. (OTCQX: KNBA), owner and operator of retail pachinko gaming centers in Japan, announced today that the Depository Trust Corporation (DTC) has approved Kinbasha's securities for DWAC/FAST transfer through the company's transfer agent, Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company.

With this new stock transfer capability, shareholders can now transfer their stock electronically after buying or selling on the open market without the extra expense and delay made necessary by the physical transfer of certificates.

"We are pleased to relay this news to our shareholders," said Masatoshi Takahama, Chief Executive Officer of Kinbasha. "Becoming DWAC/FAST eligible provides our investors with new efficiencies and significantly facilitates trading in the open market. Kinbasha looks forward to relaying our latest developments to shareholders as we continue to make progress in the US capital markets."

Benefits of becoming DWAC/FAST approved include reducing the time from weeks to hours for stock deposits and withdrawals into brokerage accounts, while eliminating the risk associated with the loss and replacement of stock certificates. Shareholders may contact their stock broker for additional information.

About Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc.

Based in Hitachi City, Japan, Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. (OTCQX: KNBA) is a retail gaming company that operates 21 pachinko parlors in the Japanese prefectures of Ibaraki, Tokyo and Chiba. For more than 50 years, the company's retail gaming establishments have offered customers the opportunity to play the games of chance known as pachinko and pachislo. Pachinko is played on a device which resembles a vertical pinball machine and pachislo is played on a machine that resembles a western style slot machine. Pachinko and pachislo are collectively ranked as Japan's largest leisure activity. For more information on Kinbasha, please visit:

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