Xbox LIVE Arcade Launches 100th Title This Wednesday As "SHREK N ROLL" and "Screwjumper!" Join the Platform

LONDON 12th November, 2007 - Join“Shrek®,”“Fiona,”“Donkey,”“Puss in Boots” and 20 other twisted fairy tale friends in“SHREK N ROLL,” a puzzle game designed for ogres of all ages on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for Xbox 360™.

Navigate through 16 challenging mazes across four unique environments in Far Far Away’s newest competitive tournament. Test your tilting and rolling skills in Single Player mode, challenge others in Versus mode, or work together with friends and family in 2-player local Co-op mode. The game will be available this Wednesday, 14th November, 2007 at 9:00 a.m.

Also this Wednesday, Xbox LIVE Arcade launches its 100th title with“Screwjumper!.” Published by THQ and developed by Frozen Codebase, players take the plunge in“Screwjumper!” and free-fall into the depths of a chaotic underworld, driving aliens back to their home world by destroying their precious mining equipment. The free-falling action takes place on four different planets and features a total of 20 mines.

“Screwjumper!” allows players to compete with friends locally via a split-screen mode, as well as over Xbox LIVE. The game will be available this Wednesday, 14th November, 2007 at 9:00 a.m.

Where can I get“SHREK N ROLL” and“Screwjumper!” from?

SHREK N ROLL: available for 800 MS Points from 9:00 a.m., Wednesday 14th November 2007

Screwjumper!: available for 800 MS Points from 9:00 a.m., Wednesday 14th November 2007

More information is available at http://www.xbox.com/games/livearcade.

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For further information please contact:

Kate Szlendak / 0118 909 5334 / v-kaszle@microsoft.com

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