With the iPhone through ancient Egypt:  Ankh: The Lost Treasures is available now

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Kirchheim Teck, Germany, 01 June 2010– The treasure hunt can start now in the hidden-object adventure Ankh: The Lost Treasures on the iPhone. The prequel to Ankh, the award-winning adventure game series from Deck13, is now available for the iPhone TM and iPod TM touch on the App Store.

As young Thara, already familiar to fans of the adventure series as the friend of the main character Assil, players search for treasure with Thara's friends Ephraim, Shalom, and Schmuel. In Egypt, a ship vanishes without a trace on the Nile after plundering a temple, taking with it the fabulous temple treasure. A treasure which includes a powerful ancient artifact that can save Thara's ailing father from death.

In lovingly hand-painted, detailed scenes, players must keep an eye out for countless hidden artifacts, important clues, and wacky objects, garnished with subtle humor. The help function is available at any time while solving the tricky puzzles.

Highlights:

    <*>The prequel to the successful adventure game series Ankh as a hidden-object game <*>Numerous puzzles and mini-games <*>Subtle humor and lots of dialog sequences <*>Detailed, hand-painted 2D environments <*>Atmospheric music

Ankh: The Lost Treasures, the hidden-object game from Prime Games, is now available for the iPhone TM , and iPod TM touch on the App Store for€ 4,99.

About Prime Games

Prime Games stands for accessible games for young and old alike. With excellent content, strong family entertainment brands and innovative gameplay, the internationally active publisher targets the growing market of casual gamers on PC, consoles and mobile devices.

For more information, please visit http://www.prime-games.de

About Deck13

With more than ten years of experience, Frankfurt-based Deck13 is one of Germany's most renowned games developers. Their humorous adventure games received several awards, including "Best German Game of the year" for "Ankh" and "Best adventure game of the year" for "Jack Keane". With the release of Deck13's role-playing game "Venetica", Deck13 entered the world of emotionally challenging games for PC, Xbox360 and Playstation3.

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