Big Fish Games’ hidden object titles Hidden Expedition Everest and Hidden Expedition Amazon now available on PC CD-ROM

Consumer Press Release for Immediate Release

May 2009– Indulge your adventurous side as two exciting hidden object games hit UK stores. Courtesy of a licensing deal with Focus Multimedia and Big Fish Games Studios, one of the world’s leading casual game developers, these releases are sure to impress avid casual gamers.

From the makers of the best-selling Mystery Case Files, Hidden Expedition Everest and Hidden Expedition Amazon are available now - great news for wannabe adventurers and hidden object fans.

Make sure you’re wearing your most comfortable walking boots, as Hidden Expedition Everest requires you to go on an object-finding race around the globe, before scaling the world’s highest mountain!

However, you’re not alone. There are three other teams of mountaineers with the exact same goal. You must quickly seek out hidden items which will help you uncover your ascent route and enable you to stand on the highest finish line in the world! Don’t let the scenery of over 30 stunning locations distract you, you must stay ahead or it’s Game Over.

Hidden Expedition Amazon challenges you to unlock the secrets of an ancient civilization. A revered professor has gone missing and you are tasked with finding him. A tattered map referencing the legendary Beetle Temple is your only clue as you begin your search. Explore mysterious cities, temples and ruins that will put your puzzle-solving skills to the test.

Visit wondrous places across the globe including New York City, Casablanca, Esmeraldas and the Amazon rainforest in order to locate enough clues to help you progress to your next destination. You must keep your wits about you, as intricately woven mini-games must be solved in order to continue with your adventure.

So what are you waiting for? If you’re an intrepid explorer looking to get your teeth into something new, pick up these two games and you’ll be adventuring long into the night.

Hidden Expedition Everest and Hidden Expedition Amazon join Focus Multimedia’s Essential range of great value PC games and software. Every Focus Essential title has the suggested retail price of just£9.78 including VAT.

Hidden Expedition Everest and Hidden Expedition Amazon can be purchased from all good retailers, or may be ordered direct from www.focusmm.co.uk.

About Focus Multimedia

Focus Multimedia is one of the UK’s leading consumer software publishers. Within a comprehensive and constantly evolving product range, Focus is able to offer more than 400 high quality PC software titles for all the family. The company consistently delivers quality, value and choice across its market-leading PC budget software brands - Essential, Revival and PC Fun Club. Focus’ portfolio includes many highly acclaimed brands, amongst them; Bratz, CSI, Deal or No Deal, Disney Pixar Cars, Driving Test Success, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Law&Order, LEGO, Oxford University Press, Scooby Doo, Scrabble and SpongeBob SquarePants, and many more. For further information on Focus Multimedia please visit www.focusmm.co.uk.

About Big Fish Games

Big Fish Games is the world's leading online destination for games and interactive entertainment. Based in Seattle, Washington, Big Fish Games offers "A New Game Every Day™". Big Fish Games works with more than 500 game developers and distributes over 1 million games per day to consumers worldwide. Big Fish Games Studios develops and publishes some of the industry's leading brands including Mystery Case Files®, Hidden Expedition™, Azada™ and Fairway Solitaire™. For more information, please visit: www.bigfishgames.com.

For further information please contact:

Lucy Felthouse– PR&Marketing Executive

E-mail: l.felthouse@focusmm.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0)1889 570156

Web: http://www.focusmm.co.uk


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