Brand new patch for Audition-Season 2

- for immediate release -

Munich, February 5, 2010

Starting from now, a brand new patch for the dance battle“Audition-Season 2” is available for Europe’s dancers. In addition to four new modes, all danc-ers can look forward to further new features, several stylish items and catchy songs.

Bada Kim rocks Audition

Finally! Together with the club song“DJ stole my heart” and the R’n’B hit“There’s no stopping us”, Bada Kim will set the dance floor on fire with the rocking hit“Ventil of Nightmare”. Bada Kim, already well known among us-ers, will also be responsible for the title song for the upcoming game“Land of Chaos Online”, which can be viewed at www.alaplaya.net.

Diverse game modes

In addition to the“Beat Rush Battle Party”, where groups of four to six danc-ers face-off against several NPCs, there is also the“Couple Dance 31”, which couples will enjoy immensely. Here you can go 1 on 1, 2vs2 or 2vs2vs2, to bat-tle for the valued EXP, DEN or the Couple Points. If that is not enough, you can dance your way to the top of the list in the“Random Beat Rush” and“Team Crazy Freestyle”.

Brand new features

The very popular emoticon system has been expanded by a multitude of new smileys. From funny over deeply depressed or freaky to romantic emoti-cons– there will be something for everyone to express their true feelings to the other players.

Furthermore, the user now has the chance to check their respective chore-ography in the Audition Studio, to learn their dance steps by heart and im-prove them.

Plenty new items

There is no shortage of new stylish items either. 50 new items are available for the fashion-conscious players. In addition to stylish tops, fancy shoes or hats, the girls now can choose the cute cowgirl outfit and the boys can put on a cool rocker outfit.

Further information can be found under http://de.alaplaya.net

Audition - Season 2 is a free-to-play, unique online dance battle where you can dance-off with players throughout Europe and make your way to the top of the best dancers list. The many different game modes make Audition - Season 2 a unique experience.

About alaplaya

The free multiplayer games portal offers high-quality games such as Audition, Fantasy Tennis-Season 2, S4 League, or Florensia. More titles, such as Land of Chaos Online and Avalon Heroes, are being prepared for release. More than 3,5 million users are already playing alaplaya games.

The portal is provided in eight languages; the games are available all over Europe, including Turkey. Some can also be played in Russia, as well as North and South America, at www.alaplaya.net.

alaplaya offers numerous community features such as user search, blogs, chat&forums, and a special avatar system. All games can be obtained and played for free. Only valuable virtual goods for customizing avatars in the game, and some special items, are purchased and paid for in the shop. Users sign on at alaplaya only once for a central login to all games.

About burda:ic

burda:ic GmbH specializes in online PC games, and markets and maintains so-called Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) - e.g. Ragnarok Online, Florensia, and Hello Kitty Online - throughout Europe including Turkey, Russia, as well as North and South America. burda:ic also establishes interactive gamer communities such as alaplaya.net or sanriotown.com. For Hubert Burda Media, the gaming industry constitutes a key medium for appealing to young target groups. www.burda-ic.com

Press contact

Christine Raufer

Senior PR-Manager

Gärtner PR

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D- 80796 München

Tel.: +49 89-30766 854

Fax.: +49 89 / 327087 65

Mobil: +49 151/15166248

E-Mail: c.raufer@gaertner-pr.de


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