Astraware® and Sandlot Games® launch Tradewinds® 2 for for Barnes&Noble’s NOOK Color™, The Award-Winning

Tradewinds 2 is based on the highly acclaimed PC game from Sandlot Games. Players can take part in their own Caribbean adventure, navigating a fascinating new world and discovering uncharted ports teeming with friends and foes alike. Be a master commander, defeating pirates and plundering their vast hordes of booty, or, play it safe by trading exotic island goods, gradually amassing untold wealth, power and influence.

“With its strong storyline elements, a wealth of missions and tasks to complete, and multiple ways to play the game, we’re sure that Tradewinds 2 will appeal to NOOK Color users” said Howard Tomlinson, CEO of Astraware.“The game is as immersive as a good page-turner!”

“We continue to be excited by our partnership with Astraware and their ability to bring our best games to new markets, such as NOOK Color readers” said Daniel Bernstein, Founder and CEO of Sandlot Games.“The game is a perfect fit for this platform.”

Tradewinds 2 can be purchased for $4.99 on the device and customers can easily download games in seconds from the Shop on NOOK Color. For more information on NOOK Color, visit www.nookcolor.com. For more information on Astraware games, visit: http://www.astraware.com.

About Astraware

Founded in 1994 and incorporated in 2000, Astraware is a UK-based games studio that develops, publishes and distributes games for a wide range of smartphones and mobile devices. Some of the titles to come out of the Astraware studio include multi-award-winning Astraware Sudoku, Tradewinds 2 (developed under license from Sandlot Games), and Pazzazz Games' GTS World Racing. Mobile gaming enthusiasts have downloaded more than 75 million copies of Astraware's products, and the company has customers in more than 100 countries. For more information visit: http://www.astraware.com. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/astraware. Twitter: http://twitter.com/astraware.

Astraware® is the registered trademark of Astraware Limited in the U.S. and other territories. All rights reserved. All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

About Sandlot Games

Sandlot Games Corporation, headquartered in Bothell, Washington, is the world's premier developer and publisher of casual and family-friendly games. Sandlot Games boasts a captivating portfolio of popular game titles and franchises including Cake Mania®, Super Granny®, Tradewinds® and Westward®. Sandlot Games reaches millions of game players worldwide through a variety of distribution channels including online, PC, mobile phones, handheld devices and videogame consoles. Since 2002, its games have been downloaded over 300 million times by its loyal fan base. For more information about Sandlot Games, visit http://www.sandlotgames.com or twitter us at @SandlotGames.

ABOUT BARNES&NOBLE, INC.

Barnes&Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the world's largest bookseller and a Fortune 500 company, operates 705 bookstores in 50 states. Barnes&Noble College Booksellers, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Barnes&Noble, also operates 636 college bookstores serving nearly 4 million students and faculty members at colleges and universities across the United States. Barnes&Noble conducts its online business through Barnes&Noble.com ( www.bn.com), one of the Web's largest e-commerce sites, which also features more than two million titles in its NOOK Bookstore™ ( www.bn.com/ebooks). Through Barnes&Noble’s NOOK™ eReading product offering, customers can buy and read eBooks on the widest range of platforms, including NOOK eBook Readers, devices from partner companies, and hundreds of the most popular mobile and computing devices using free NOOK software.

General information on Barnes&Noble, Inc. can be obtained via the Internet by visiting the company's corporate website: www.barnesandnobleinc.com.

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