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Black Hole Entertainment's ground-breaking fantasy RTS Armies of Exigo to be released on IGN's Direct2Drive digital store

For Immediate Release

Contact: Cinergi Interactive



Date: October 4, 2006

Santa Monica, CA - October 4, 2006 - Cinergi Interactive announced today that its ground breaking fantasy RTS game Armies of Exigo is now available for download at Direct2Drive ( http://www.direct2drive.com ), IGN Entertainment's premiere digital retail store. Developed by Black Hole Entertainment, a subsidiary of Cinergi Interactive, the title was picked up by the successful online digital retail store, operated by IGN Entertainment, a unit of Fox Interactive Media.

Armies of Exigo is a PC game taking strategy to new depths as elves, beasts, knights, and creatures of the darkness clash in an epic battle for survival. For the first time ever, players can wage wars on two fronts simultaneously - above and below the surface - because of a unique dual layered map system. Players can control massive armies engaging in an epic three-part single player campaign or go online for massive multiplayer skirmishes with up to 12 players. Additionally, game experience is boosted by the stunning 3D visuals that bring the characters and different environments to life in the world of Armies of Exigo.

"Since its first launch at the end of 2004 Armies of Exigo has attracted RTS enthusiasts who relish employing both Macro and Micro skills and who were looking for the best playing and looking RTS out there." said Alex Rabb, Executive Vice President of Cinergi Interactive. "When we wanted to broaden our reach by making Armies of Exigo downloadable, we immediately thought of Direct2Drive as a robust and easy-to-use system for delivering digital entertainment."

Direct2Drive builds on the successful operational infrastructure of FilePlanet, IGN Entertainment's download site and IGN's separate HitPoints program, which provides full digital game downloads as rewards to IGN and GameSpy subscribers.

"We're pleased to offer Cinergi Interactive a stable platform for the release of "Armies of Exigo," said Jamie Berger, VP and General Manager, Direct2Drive. "Direct2Drive offers millions of gamers an easy way to purchase and download great titles like this ground-breaking fantasy RTS."

Visit the official website of Armies of Exigo at www.armiesofexigo.com or simply go the the download page at http://www.direct2drive.com/4/922/product/Buy-Armies-of-Exigo-Download.

About Cinergi Interactive

Cinergi Interactive is a subsidiary of Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc., the film production house whose founders are behind many box office hits such as the Rambo series, Total Recall, Tombstone, Die Hard With a Vengeance, and Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, among others. With the establishment of several development studios, including Black Hole Entertainment, the developer of Armies of Exigo, and Digic Pictures, Cinergi Interactive has now extended its creative power to the production of video game entertainment. The company is currently working on several new titles, including Warhammer: Mark of Chaos for Namco Bandai Games America Inc. For more information, please visit www.cinergi-interactive.com

About Black Hole Entertainment

Black Hole Entertainment is a subsidiary of Cinergi Interactive LLC, a pioneer developer of next generation computer games. The company was founded in 2001 by Hollywood producer Andrew G. Vajna and seven game-enthusiasts. Their debuting title Armies of Exigo was first published at the end of 2004. Currently, the Budapest-based studio is fully immersed in developing Warhammer: Mark of Chaos for Namco Bandai Games America Inc., scheduled to be released in late 2006. For more information please visit www.blackholegames.com

About Direct2Drive

Direct2Drive ( http://www.direct2drive.com), IGN Entertainment's digital download retail store, serves the users of IGN's popular games and entertainment sites. Direct2Drive offers game publishers a new channel to sell both their new and catalog PC game titles. The service uses proven Digital Rights Management technologies to ensure a secure transaction for both the buyer and the game publisher.

About IGN Entertainment

IGN Entertainment, a unit of Fox Interactive Media, Inc., is a leading Internet media and services provider focused on the videogame and entertainment enthusiast markets. Collectively, IGN's properties reached more than 30 million unique users worldwide in the month of August 2006, according to Internet audience measurement firm comScore Media Metrix.* IGN's network of videogame-related properties (IGN.com, GameSpy, FilePlanet, TeamXbox, Direct2Drive and others), is the web's number one videogame information destination and attracts one of the largest concentrated audiences of young males on the Internet. IGN also owns and operates the popular movie-related website, Rotten Tomatoes and one of the leading male lifestyle websites, AskMen.com. In addition, IGN provides technology for online game play in videogames. IGN is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, with offices throughout the U.S. and in Montreal.

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Ildiko Berecz

Operations Manager

Cinergi Interactive Hungary


Direct [36] (1) 203-5865

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E-mail ildiko@cinergi-interactive.com

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