"Ellen Whitaker's Horse Life": Official website launched

Deep Silver, the games label of Koch Media, a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products, and the French publisher Game Life announce today the official website for“Ellen Whitaker's Horse Life”. Horse lovers can visit http://horselife.deepsilver.com to find extensive information about the game that is soon to be released for PC, Nintendo DS™ and Wii™.

The new Internet presence will replace the teaser website for "Ellen Whitaker's Horse Life". Horselife.deepsilver.com is available in five languages and contains interesting game info, as well as all kinds of screenshots, sorted by platform. The three main areas 'My Horse', 'My World' and 'My Champion' offer exciting details regarding the player's game objectives, the story, characters, tournaments and additional features for anyone interested in horse riding. Horse fans may also download attractive wallpapers and a fascinating video about "Ellen Whitaker's Horse Life". Visitors to the site may also pre-order their own copies of the new horse simulation for PC, Nintendo DS or Wii.

In“Ellen Whitaker's Horse Life” players can select their horse from seven different breeds and can take care of it, train it and take part in various competitions. The horse's behaviour is thereby depicted in a lifelike way in real-time. All competitions such as dressage, show jumping and cross country are shown realistically. A gripping story really attracts the players to the screens and allows them to experience many differing tasks in a wide range of varied locations.

"Ellen Whitaker's Horse Life" will be released for PC, Nintendo DS™ and Wii™.

About Deep Silver

Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all computer and video gamers who enjoy and share a passion for thrilling gameplay in modern game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires. Deep Silver products are designed to equally appeal to professionals and beginners, children and adults.

Deep Silver has published around 40 games since 2003, including the most successful adventure of 2006, Secret Files: Tunguska, the bestseller ANNO 1701 (co-published with Sunflowers), the challenging CrossworDS knowledge puzzle game, the horse simulation Horse Life DS, and the soccer MMO World of Soccer Online. Current developments include Warhammer® - Battle March™ (in cooperation with Namco Bandai), the action role-playing game Sacred 2: Fallen Angel (in cooperation with Ascaron), S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky, the sinister Chernobyl shooter for PC, and the new game from the Piranha Bytes team. Deep Silver's own developing studio opened in 2007. For more information please visit www.deepsilver.com

Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and movies on DVD). The company's own sales activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe, and it has formed strategic alliances with numerous software and games manufacturers: Ascaron, Braingame, D3P, G-Data, Gamelife, Kaspersky Lab, Lexware, Namco Bandai, Pinnacle, Square Enix, Sony Online Entertainment, System3, etc. Headquartered in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns publishing and distribution branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain and the USA. www.kochmedia.com

About GAME LIFE

Game Life is a dynamic independent videogame publisher, willing to release games with original concept, that are simply easy and fun to play. With its quality content and worldwide IP, Game Life teams are focusing their activities on next generation console games, working hard to offer the best gaming experience to the end users.

NINTENDO DS, Wii AND THE Wii LOGO ARE TRADEMARKS OF NINTENDO.

For further information, please contact:

Koch Media / Deep Silver

Amy Curtin ( a.curtin@kochmedia.com)

Head of Marketing and PR

Tel: ++44 870 027 6524

Paul Bartholomew ( p.bartholomew@kochmedia.com)

Pr Executive - Online Specialist Press

Tel: ++44 870 027 6530


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