Come Play Sacred 2: Fallen Angel and Sudden Strike 3 Hands-on at SXSW!

Cary, NC, March 5, 2008– cdv Software Entertainment USA will be giving hands-on demos of their upcoming Action-RPG Sacred 2: Fallen Angel, and their WWII RTS– Sudden Strike 3: Arms for Victory at the 2008 South by Southwest (SXSW) Screenburn Festival on March 8 and 9 in Austin, Texas. Visitors to booth S1 in the Screenburn Arcade will get hands-on time with both exciting titles. For more information about Sudden Strike III: Arms for Victory or Sacred 2: Fallen Angel, please visit http://www.cdvus.com.

SXSW Screenburn Arcade visitors will also be able to purchase popular cdv titles such as War Front: Turning Point, Attack on Pearl Harbor and Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened at special SXSW show pricing. By stopping by the cdv booth, gamers will get a double treat of hands-on time with one of the most-anticipated games of 2008 along with the opportunity to purchase some great games at great prices.

Sacred 2: Fallen Angel is an Action RPG with a rich story that takes place in a giant, open-ended and seamless world. This world contains hundreds of dungeons, treacherous opponents and a variety of challenging quests. Intelligent enemies, steadily adapting in number and difficulty based on player progress, challenge in heroic single- and multiplayer battles.

Sacred 2: Fallen Angel provides numerous unique items that can be gathered in this mystical world. A deep reward system further enables advancements in character, individual attributes and character-specific fighting styles, each designed to keep players returning to the world of Sacred 2: Fallen Angel to discover what is around the next bend. Drop-in styled cooperative multiplayer gameplay ensures players will enjoy the game alone or seamlessly with friends at any time. Five unique multiplayer modes round out the experience and offer a refreshing, first-class gaming experience in Sacred 2: Fallen Angel.

About cdv Software Entertainment USA

cdv Software Entertainment USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of cdv Software Entertainment AG, is a leading publisher of third-party video games and interactive entertainment with offices in New Jersey and headquarters in Cary, North Carolina. cdv Software Entertainment USA has published critically acclaimed and commercially successful titles including Divine Divinity, Blitzkrieg, American Conquest, Codename: Panzers, City Life, DarkStar One, War Front: Turning Point and the acclaimed Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened. The company will continue to expand its offerings with upcoming titles including Sudden Strike 3: Arms for Victory and the highly anticipated Sacred 2: Fallen Angel. For more information, please visit http://www.cdvus.com.

About Ascaron Entertainment GmbH

From Day One in 1989 Ascaron Entertainment has become one of the leading European“boutique” developers and Publishers of games for the PC, with many successful titles including Patrician, Port Royale, DarkStar One and the best-selling S ACRED.

Ascaron maintains development studios in Berlin, Gutersloh and Aachen (Germany), as well as an international department in Birmingham (UK). Ascaron currently markets its products in more than 40 countries and over 15 languages.

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