Take to the Slopes in Winter Stars for Kinect, PS3 and Wii This Holiday Season

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Kinect, Move, Nintendo Wii, Online Multiplayer, PS3, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360, eSports, multiplayer, sports

LARKSPUR, CA - September 13, 2011

Winter Stars is gearing up at the gates with all new images of some of the winter events you and your family can enjoy when Winter Stars launches this holiday season. You’ll be able to experience eleven winter events—more sports than ever seen before in one game!—on Kinect for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 with PlayStation Move support, and Wii with support for the Wii Balance Board.

Players will be able to look forward to the full scope of winter sports, including snowmobiling, bobsledding, downhill skiing, figure skating, biathlon, free ride skiing, snowboard cross, ski jumping, paraskiing, curling, and short-track.

Winter Stars comes packed with plenty of features to run the courses:

• Online multiplayer with support for up to four players on a worldwide scale on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii.

• Variety of difficulty modes to choose from, including a “Family” mode that is perfect for players of all ages and skill levels to compete on a level playing field.

• Earn points that can be used to personalize and upgrade your character’s winter gear and equipment such as new snowboards and skis, as you progress through the story-driven career mode.

• Features 18 different scenic locations with crisp, colorful visuals that will make you feel the chill of winter and the beauty of snow-capped mountains.

Download the Winter Stars press kit with the latest screenshots: http://www.triplepointpr.com/dl/deepsilver/WinterStars_presskit.zip

Stay frosty!

About Deep Silver, Inc.

Deep Silver develops and publishes interactive games for all platforms, seeking to deliver top-quality products that provide immersive game experiences driven by the desires of the gaming community. The company has published more than 100 games worldwide since 2003 and is currently working on the launch of its highly-anticipated zombie action thriller, Dead Island. Deep Silver, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Media, GmbH. For more information, please visit www.deepsilver.com.

About 49Games GmbH

49Games is Europe's leading independent development studio in the realm of sports entertainment software for video consoles and PC. With a total of 18 published multi-platform sports titles for PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, PS2 and PC, the studio is among the most experienced console development teams in Germany. Together with their own "TC3" engine, the 70-head strong team guarantees international game production at the highest level.

Stephanie Palermo, TriplePoint, for Deep Silver

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