S4 LEAGUE LAUNCHED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Munich, October 9th , 2008

The waiting time has ended: The new action game“S4League” by Neowiz Games, which was presented to the public for the first time at the Games Convention this year, was now finally launched, after a successful open beta.

The 3rd person action game is standing out due to its special style and the innovative game features, making it the perfect game for team players. The thrilling manga-style graphics and enthralling game modes like“Touch Down Mode” guarantee a gaming experience like there never was before. Players may choose 3 different weapons as well as one action skill from a great variety and thus arrange the game individually. The weapons to choose from include long range, middle range, short range and special weapons. Among action skills you can find Flying, Anchoring, Invisible and various kinds of energy shields. Only a smart arrangement of special skills and team members will lead your team to victory over your opponents. The key elements of S4 League are tactical skill and clever coordination among the players.

S4 League can be played for absolutely free. The only thing players need is a free account for the games portal alaplaya ( www.alaplaya.eu) which is valid for all games offered there.The free multiplayer games portal alaplaya currently offers 4 games:“Audition”,“Fantasy Tennis”,“Racing Star: Come on Baby” and“S4 League” and already holds a total of almost half a million users. The portal is offered in 6 languages, the games run europe-wide, including Russia and Turkey at www.alaplaya.eu.

“alaplaya” offers various community features, such as user search, blogs, chats and forums as well as its own avatar system. All games can be downloaded and played for free. The only things which can be bought in the shop using real money are high grade virtual goods for character personalization in the games as well as special items. Users only register at“alaplaya” once and thus gain a central login to all the games.

Background:

Burda:ic GmbH is an expert regarding PC online games and markets and distributes so-called Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) throughout Europe such as“Rag-narok Online”,“Florensia” or“Hello Kitty Online”. Furthermore, Burda:ic establishes interactive gamer communities like alaplaya.eu or sanriotown.com. Hubert Burda Media views gaming as a key medium for young target groups. www.burda-ic.com

Press contact:

Christine Raufer

Senior PR-Manager

Gaertner PR

Landsberger Str. 191

D-80687 Munich

Phone.: +49 89-2441654-42

Fax.: +49 89 / 2441654-69

Mobile: +49 151/15166248

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


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