Haarlem, The Netherlands - 12 November 2008 - Dutch/Canadian publisher Lighthouse Interactive Entertainment and German publisher dtp entertainment have announced the extension of their successful co-operative publishing deal. Dtp entertainment will become the exclusive publishing and distribution partner for the entire Lighthouse 2009 release portfolio for Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
dtp entertainment will further bolster its’ already strong portfolio of games and exciting products with Lighthouse Interactive’s impressive line-up. The following titles are included in the newly signed partnership:
- WWII Battle Tanks: T-34 vs. Tiger (release November 2008)
- Steel Fury
- Dead Mountaineers Hotel
- The Lost Crown
- Sword of the Stars: Platinum Edition
- East India Company
- Dawn of Fantasy
Steffen Hippe, Executive Sales&Marketing GSA:“We are very happy with the continued cooperation and the trust that Lighthouse puts in us once again. The upcoming titles are a perfect strategic fit on top of our own line-up. The cooperation emphasizes our role as one of the most important distribution companies in Germany.”
“dtp entertainment is our partner of choice for the distribution of our current 2009 line up in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. We are convinced dtp entertainment commands the necessary expertise in marketing, sales and PR for our portfolio and we are very pleased to continue our great business collaboration in the future”, says Erik Schreuder, President of Lighthouse Interactive.
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Lighthouse Interactive is part of SilverBirch Inc.'s (SVB:TSXV) video game division.
About dtp entertainment AG
dtp entertainment is Germany’s second biggest independent games publisher. With more than 85 employees at its Hamburg headquarters, the company is market leader for adventure games and children’s software, publishing games for all interactive entertainment platforms worldwide. www.dtp-entertainment.com
About SilverBirch Inc.
Toronto-based SilverBirch Inc. is a leading digital entertainment company operating in the fastest growing sectors of the video game market. The Company's video game operations include SilverBirch Studios, a video game developer; Red Mile Entertainment, a San Francisco based publisher of console games such as Heroes Over Europe and the exclusive worldwide license holder for Sin City; Lighthouse Interactive, a Netherlands-based publisher of PC games; and a co-venture with G4Box Inc. to operate licensed English language online multiplayer games. For more information see www.silverbirchinc.com.
About Lighthouse Interactive
Lighthouse Interactive, a division of SilverBirch Inc. (SVB:TSXV) is a fast growing publisher of interactive entertainment with offices established in Toronto and Montreal, Canada, Haarlem, The Netherlands and London, England. The company isfocused on bringing strong titles to the worldwide market in a wide array of genres including: RPG, Simulation, Adventure, Action and Strategy. Staffed with industry veterans, Lighthouse is the right choice for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience.
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