Over 200,000 Registered TRIBES 2 Players Online

July 27, 2001 – Bellevue, WA

Over 200,000 Registered TRIBES 2
Players Online

Sierra (http://www.sierra.com) today
announced that over 200,000 people have registered to play TRIBES(tm) 2 online.
Accomplished in only four months after the game’s release, this milestone comes
shortly after the most recent update, raking in registrations at an unbelievably
rapid rate.

"There are now over 200,000
TRIBES 2 competitors and spectators out there," said Alex Rodberg, brand
manager for TRIBES 2. "The community has really embraced the game, and we
saw a dramatic increase in the rate of registrations after the last TRIBES
update. We’re fast on track to reaching our goal of a million TRIBES 2
players."

The most innovative first person
action franchise takes team-based warfare to new heights with TRIBES 2, where
only superior teamwork and cunning tactics will ensure a Tribe’s survival. With
unprecedented innovations to team-based play and in-game communications, massive
multiplayer support and new vehicles and weapons, TRIBES 2 is the ultimate
team-based action experience.

Sierra On-Line, Inc. http://www.sierra.com,
a subsidiary of Vivendi Universal Publishing and part of the Vivendi Universal
Games division, is one of the original developers and largest worldwide
publishers of interactive entertainment and productivity software. Sierra is
renowned for releasing critically acclaimed and award winning titles that
represent a wide variety of computer entertainment on both next generation
console and PC platforms.

Vivendi Universal Games (VUG) is a
division of Vivendi Universal Publishing, a world leader in mass-market
multimedia communications. A leading publisher of online, PC and console-based
interactive content, VUG’s portfolio of entertainment software brands includes
Blizzard Entertainment(r), Flipside.com(tm), Sierra(tm) and Universal
Interactive Studios. Games are one of parent company Vivendi Universal’s key
content areas, along with movies, music and other publishing activities. Vivendi
Universal aims to be the world’s preferred creator and provider of personalized
information, entertainment and services to consumers everywhere, and across all
distribution platforms.