De Meern, Netherlands– 6th April 2011– Easy Interactive™ is pleased to announce the forthcoming release of Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena™ for Nintendo DS™ on 5th May 2011. Having previously been available only on the PC, Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena brings its enchanting gameplay to casual gamers on the Nintendo DS platform.

In Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena, players take control of archaeologist and adventurer Samantha Swift as she travels the globe on a quest to hunt down the mystical Roses of Athena. Taking in the classic elements of both hidden object and puzzle adventure gameplay, players must apply a keen eye for detecting and sniffing out clues to unravel the mystery of the Roses of Athena, whilst guarding the shield at all times from greedy treasure hunter Ravena Stryker.

Easy Interactive Managing Director, Michel van Elmpt, comments:“Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena is an outstanding addition to our catalogue of puzzle and hidden object games.” He adds“With a fantastic combination of gorgeous locations, a compelling storyline and a blend of hidden object and puzzle adventure gameplay, we’re certain that Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena is the perfect addition for any lover of casual gaming.”

Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena features in full:

• Addictive hidden object adventure gameplay

• More than 50 levels

• Vivid and detailed hand drawn graphics

• Variety of mini-game puzzles

Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena for Nintendo DS will be available via retail channels from 5th May 2011, with a suggested retail price of£24.99.  Independent retail distribution is open and via Advantage (Tel 0121 506 9590).

For more information contact:


Simone Jenkinson, Connect International

Tel: 01564 200948



Tony Coles, Peppermint P

Tel: 0207 240 2645


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Notes to Editors

About Easy Interactive

Easy Interactive, BV is an innovative creator, publisher and distributor of family-friendly and casual video games for a wide array of devices including game consoles, handheld devices and personal home computers.  The company has exclusive publishing rights to a large range of games titles, including those from the hugely successful“Purple Hills” brand.

Since formation in 2001, Easy Interactive has built a distribution network in over twenty countries and has localised products into more than six languages. The firm was acquired by Foreign Media Group in 2006 and reclaimed its independent status in September 2010 following an acquisition by private equity firm, Triacta. (

Easy Interactive is headquartered in De Meern, Netherlands and the company website is located at:

Easy Interactive is a trademark of Easy Interactive, BV. All rights reserved. Nintendo DS is a trademark of Nintendo.© 2006 Nintendo. All rights reserved.


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