IGN: Natsume, a worldwide developer and publisher of family-oriented video games, announced today that the company has officially launched Hi! Hamtaro: Ham-Ham Challenge for the Nintendo DS. A brain-training DS game geared at elementary-aged children, the game is rated E for Everyone by the Entertainment Software Rating Board and will be available for an MSRP of $29.99.
Hamtaro and his friends make learning fun in Hi! Hamtaro: Ham-Ham Challenge. Children will not only be entertained by the beloved hamster Hamtaro and his adorable cast of friends, they will also develop their memory, word comprehension, math skills, and many other abilities as they play through the twelve engaging interactive games. The game's easy-to-learn touch screen controls make the game fun and accessible for children of all ages. Parents can take an active role in their child's playing and learning with features that let them monitor their child's progress in each game, adjust the difficulty level to match their child's skills, monitor and control play time, and even reward their child with special items.