Posted by Curto on February 14, 2008 at 04:41 PM CST
HIT ENTERTAINMENT PROPERTIES HIGHLIGHT HASBRO GAMES LINEUP

EAST LONGMEADOW, MASS. (Feb. 12, 2008) – In 2008, Hasbro will delight fans of all ages with a selection of games based on favorite movies and television shows. It’s another way to bring the fun and excitement of Indiana Jones, the Incredible Hulk, Star Wars, Dora the Explorer, Hannah Montana or High School Musical into your home.

Whether you want to play along with your favorite television game show or recreate the adventure of one of 2008’s biggest blockbusters, family and friends are sure to find fun in one of the myriad of games based on some of America’s most popular entertainment properties.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Star Wars Clone Wars Galactic Heroes Path Games
(Assortment of 3 games)
(Approximate Retail Price: $14.99; Recommended Age: 5 & up; Available: October 2008; Players: 1 to 2)

Based on the upcoming animated series, The Clone Wars, players use battling dice and cards to navigate a 3-D game board with a character from the series. Two Galactic Hero Action Figures are included in each game. Advanced rules are included for older players. An assortment of three games is available, each sold separately.

MONOPOLY: Star Wars Clone Wars Edition
(Approximate Retail Price: $19.99; Recommended Age: 8 & up; Available: Fall 2008; Players: 2 to 6)

To follow the August release of the Star Wars animated feature film The Clone Wars, Hasbro’s MONOPOLY: Star Wars Clone Wars Edition lets players build a real estate empire set in the old Galactic Republic. Galactic credits are the currency and iconic locations like Raxus Prime and Coruscant are the property in this new take on Hasbro’s popular game Monopoly, set a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away.

Star Wars Clone Wars Starfighters Target Game
(Approximate Retail Price: $24.99; Recommended Age: 5 & up; Available: Fall 2008; Players: 1 or more)

Based on new animated TV series, Star Wars Clone Wars, this game turns your room into a Clone Wars Starship battleground. Place the glow-in-the-dark spaceship targets around the room, load up the blaster with suction cup micro-darts, turn off the lights, and hit as many ships as you can!


Star Wars Clone Wars DVD Game
(Approximate Retail Price: $19.99; Recommended Age: 8 & up; Available: Fall 2008; Players: 2 to 4)

Clips from the upcoming new television series – plus the August-releasing Star Wars animated feature film The Clone Wars - help players navigate strange worlds, penetrate enemy bases and dodge Confederation battle droids in this unique interactive game. DVD player required.

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Hasbro is a worldwide leader in children’s and family leisure time entertainment products and services, including the design, manufacture and marketing of games and toys ranging from traditional to high-tech. Both internationally and in the U.S., its PLAYSKOOL, TONKA, MILTON BRADLEY, PARKER BROTHER, TIGER, and WIZARDS OF THE COAST brands and products provide the highest quality and most recognizable play experiences in the world.

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