EMPIRE INTERACTIVE GOES WILD FOR ANIMAL PARADISE

LONDON, UK - 29th January 2009 - Empire Interactive, a wholly owned subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings (NASDAQ: SSTR), has today released the first batch of screenshots for the eagerly anticipated Animal Paradise: Wild for Nintendo DS™. Animal Paradise Wild is the follow up title to the hugely successful Animal Paradise for the Nintendo DS™. Animal Paradise Wild will be released on 26th June 2009.

“Animal Paradise Wild will introduce young gamers and wildlife enthusiasts to some of the most famous and wildest animals in the world, from a Giant Panda to an Africa Lion cub and many more.” commented, Robert Lightbody, Product Manager for Empire Interactive.“We’re really proud of the way that the game is shaping up, it’s a genuinely fun and engaging title, one we’re sure the whole family will enjoy.”

“We are delighted with the success of Animal Paradise. Sales of the title across Europe, and more recently in the US, have given us a great platform to further develop the brand." Added James Spice, VP Marketing, Empire Interactive.“We are already receiving a fantastic response to Animal Paradise Wild, and will be supporting the forthcoming launch with an aggressive marketing campaign. The two titles complement each other nicely and have the potential to sell for a long time to come.”

Notes for Editors:

Title: Animal Paradise Wild

Genre: Pet Simulation/ Adventure

System: Nintendo DS™

Publisher: Empire Interactive

RRP:£24.99

Street Date: 26 June 2009

Product Information:

In Animal Paradise Wild you find yourself on Animal Island Park, which is home to wild animals from all over the world. Your friendly ranger Natalie will be your guide as you explore distinct areas of the island including the Savannah and the Jungle each containing their own unique species.

Features Include:

    <*>18 Baby Animals to care for and love  <*>Series of Mini games for each Animal to help you and your animals bond <*>Photography and facts for all 18 animals <*>Animal facts quiz

     

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For further product information, media assets, media samples or competition opportunities please contact:

David Bancroft

Empire Interactive Europe Limited

T: +44 (0)20 8343 7337

E: david.bancroft@empire.co.uk

About Empire Interactive:

Empire Interactive is a leading publisher of interactive entertainment software that has been in business for 18 years. Headquartered in the UK, Empire Interactive also has offices in the U.S., Germany, Italy, France and Spain. The company develops and publishes a varied range of titles for all current platforms in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Games such as Starsky&Hutch, Big Mutha Truckers, Ford Racing and FlatOut have all enjoyed success across the world. Its budget label, Xplosiv, is one of the fastest growing game labels in Europe. Further information about Empire Interactive and its products can be found at www.empireinteractive.co.uk

About Silverstar Holdings:

Silverstar Holdings Ltd. is a publicly traded company (NASDAQ: SSTR), focusing on acquiring controlling positions in high-growth retail-driven and fee-based electronic game businesses that stand to benefit from the economies of scale generated by the Internet and other technology-related platforms. It currently owns Empire Interactive, PLC and Strategy First, Inc., a leading development and worldwide publisher of entertainment software for the PC.

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