HermitWorks Entertainment Announces playable preview of Space Trader™

Press Release August 8, 2007


Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada (August 8, 2007) - HermitWorks Entertainment, an independent game developer, has announced today the playable preview of their action-trading game Space Trader is now available to the public. Space Trader's innovative game design lets players experience fast paced trading with intense combat.

About Space Trader

Players assume the role of Space Trader in an alternate future universe. Their goal is to make as much money possible within a time limit. Players make money by leasing cargo ships, traveling to planets and trading with merchants. Merchants trade anything from iron ore to organs, finding successful trade routes between these merchants is the skill of the Space Trader. On the planets surface shady informants reveal the location of black markets while legitimate merchants are extorted by underground gangs. Players can turn a blind eye to these transgressions or hunt down the gangsfor rewards and return stability to the markets.

Space Trader was produced with the financial participation of Telefilm Canada, Western Region, Administrator of the Canada New Media Fund.

Pricing And Availability

The playable preview of Space Trader for Windows is available at http://www.playspacetrader.com .

The full version of Space Trader is available for Windows and can be purchased at http://www.playspacetrader.com for $19.95 (USD).

About HermitWorks Entertaiment

Founded in 2004 by Marcia and Cameron Tofer, HermitWorks is an independent video game company based in Alberta Canada.


Cameron Tofer, co-founder cameron@hermitworksentertainment.com

Marcia Tofer, co-foundermtofer@hermitworksentertainment.com

phone: (780) 882-6420

fax: (780) 882-6421

web: http://www.playspacetrader.com


HermitWorks Entertainment Corporation

10124 - 101 Avenue Suite 202

Grande Prairie, AB Canada T8V 0Y2

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