Wizardworks Set To Release Latest Offering In Leading Outdoors Franchise

 

WIZARDWORKS SET TO RELEASE LATEST OFFERING
IN LEADING OUTDOORS FRANCHISE

‘ROCKY MOUNTAIN TROPHY HUNTER III: TROPHIES OF THE WEST® PLYMOUTH, MN,

 

September 5, 2000 – Expanding its award-winning outdoors collection, The WizardWorks Group, Inc., an Infogrames, Inc. company (Nasdaq: GTIS), announced that Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter III: Trophies of the West® has been completed and is scheduled for release on September 18. Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter III® is the newest offering in the best-selling collection that allows players the rare chance to track down some of the world’s most elusive and coveted big-game animals Featuring hunting areas in both the United States and Canada, in addition to prize animals such as Mountain Lions, Elk, Dalls Sheep, Bighorn Sheep, Caribou, Mountain Goat, Black and Brown Bear, Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter III: Trophies of the West® is a must-have for outdoor simulation fans.


“The Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter franchise has continued to captivate the casual and outdoors gaming audiences with its gripping blend of realism and interactivity,” said Paul Rinde, senior vice president of WizardWorks. “Trophies of the West brings hunting on the PC to the next level with its advanced game engine, immaculately detailed 3D environments, and realistic animal behavior.” Developed by Sunstorm Interactive, Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter III: Trophies of the West® delivers one of the most compelling and realistic hunting experiences ever seen on the PC. Side-step around trees and crouch behind boulders to get a clear shot at one of these prestigious trophies. For the first time ever, players can experience the Rocky Mountain tradition of hunting from horseback, providing a unique new perspective. In addition, players can use their truck or ATV to travel around the breathtaking landscape Dangerous animals may now attack. In a multi-player game, players can even see the attack on their hunting partner via the internet, LAN or through Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter III: Trophies of the West® built in GameSpy® (free internet gaming service) support Rocky Mountain Trophy Hunter III: Trophies of the West® will be available on September 18 at retail outlets nationwide for a suggested retail price of $19.99 or through secure transactions online at
http://www.wizardworks.com


Infogrames Entertainment SA (Paris Bourse: SICOVAM 5257) is a worldwide leader in the interactive entertainment software industry. Headquartered in France, the company develops and publishes award-winning computer and video games for the PlayStation® game console, PlayStation® 2 computer entertainment system, Nintendo® 64, Nintendo® Game Boy® Color, Sega® Dreamcast™, Macintosh®, and personal computer platforms. Founded in 1983 by chairman and CEO Bruno Bonnell, Infogrames has published many award-winning franchises in its 17-year history, such as Alone In The Dark™, Test Drive®, Driver™, Deer Hunter™, Oddworld™, Unreal, Independence War™, and V-Rally™. The company is also known for its best-selling and award-winning line of children’s entertainment software from Humongous Entertainment starring Putt-Putt®, Freddi Fish™, Pajama Sam® and SPY Fox™, as well as its successful Macintosh publishing label, MacSoft, the number one publisher of Macintosh entertainment software. In addition, Infogrames has a number of key strategic licenses including Warner Bros. Looney Tunes™, Nickelodeon’s Blue’s Clues™, Le Mans 24 Hours®, AM General Hummer®, Harley-Davidson®, and Dodge® Viper. Based in New York, Infogrames, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTIS) is a majority owned subsidiary of Infogrames Entertainment and serves as the headquarters for the company’s operations in North America. For more information, visit Infogrames’ US Web site at
www.us.infogrames.com


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