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DreamCatcher's Cold War Reaches Beta Status

Announces Call for Beta Testers

For Immediate Release

Paris, France - August 11, 2005 - DreamCatcher Games today announced Cold War has reached beta status. To mark the occasion, DreamCatcher is holding a call-for-entries for participants in the official beta test.

The Cold War beta test sign-up form will be available at, opening today at 6 p.m. CEST (French time) and closing August 17, 2005 at 6 p.m. CEST. International entries are welcomed and encouraged. Following the registration period, DreamCatcher will randomly select testers based on a variety of system configurations and locations.

Dedicated to an October release in Europe, the creative minds at Mindware Studios have been busy adding a significant amount of content, story and combat to the game. Recent press previews have lauded Cold War as one of the genre's most promising prospects of 2005. As the fan-base continues to grow, DreamCatcher is happy to invite beta test applicants and gain a wider base of valuable feedback from around the world.

Cold War Features:

  • Available for Windows® and Xbox®
  • Stunning locales from mid-1980's U.S.S.R: Chernobyl, the Mausoleum and the KGB's notorious Lubyanka prison
  • Strong espionage/stealth style with realistic A.I. enemies and missions based on real world events
  • In-game elements are combined to create weapons and traps
  • Innovative gadgets including an X-ray camera

Cold War is a single-player game and has an expected ESRB rating of 'T' for Teen and "16+PEGI." Visit for more information.

About DreamCatcher Games

DreamCatcher Games is a fast-growing worldwide publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment software committed to release action, strategy and role-playing games on Windows®, PlayStation®2 and Xbox® gaming systems. Its large portfolio of games includes the critically acclaimed title Painkiller, a popular and best-selling action shooter game. More information about DreamCatcher Games and its products can be found at

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