Equestrian fans, jump for joy!

For immediate release

September 2008– Pippa Funnell fans, prepare to gallop down to the shops on the release of this cool game for your computer! Pippa Funnell The Golden Stirrup Challenge now joins Focus Multimedia’s Essential range of budget PC software, and you’ll be able to grab your copy for just£9.99.

Realistic characters, life-like horses and stunning backdrops are your setting in this prestigious Italian riding school. You will start by learning the basics on how to groom your horse, and gradually work your way up using comprehensive tutorials until you’re ready to enter competitions and show off all your hard work! But pay attention– you’re awarded more points for getting things right and keeping your equestrian friend happy.

You’ll then join Flora and her friends in an exciting new adventure. Once you’ve mastered the basics, you will be able to enter high-profile competitions all over the world and rack up the trophies!

Craig Johnson, managing director of Focus Multimedia, commented:“Ubisoft's Pippa Funnell titles have been an important part of the Focus Essential range for several years. New features, updated graphics and enhanced gameplay mean that Pippa fans are now getting even more value for just£9.99.”

Pippa Funnell The Golden Stirrup Challenge is available now for a suggested retail price of£9.99 including VAT, from all good retail outlets of PC software. The product is also available to purchase 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 Ubisoft™

Ubisoft is an international producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products. A leading company in the multimedia industry, Ubisoft's strong and diversified line-up has grown considerably, as has Ubisoft itself. As well as steadfastly continuing to partner with several high-profile companies, Ubisoft has also confirmed its presence on the global market by developing its own exceptional properties. Founded in 1986 in France, Ubisoft is now present on every continent, both through offices in 21 different countries including the United States, Brazil, Morocco, Germany and China and through sales of products in over 55 countries. The group is dedicated to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers around the world. Ubisoft generated a turnover of 538 million euros for the 2004/2005 fiscal year. To learn more, visit www.ubi.com. Since Focus Multimedia gained the rights to license Ubisoft’s titles, over 2.4 million units have been sold.

*Source: Ubisoftgroup.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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