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Equestrian Training

How's your horse knowledge? Ours is pretty bad, we must admit.

LONDON, 7th August – Today Atari UK announced the forthcoming release of ‘Equestrian Training’ on Nintendo DS in the UK. The title will offer horse and riding fans the chance to learn everything about the equestrian world and test their knowledge through various exercises and exams. The game is scheduled for release in October.

If you fancy yourself as an equine expert or if you have just started riding, Equestrian Training is the best way to become truly knowledgeable on all things horse related!

The training mode will allow you to revise all of the facts required to achieve optimum Horse knowledge and care. When you feel confident enough select the exam mode and see how well you do! Your progress will also be tracked in the game so you will see your knowledge grow as you play.

The games mode will give you the choice between three different games - Endurance: achieve the best average speed for each course; Obstacle Course: win the obstacle courses without making mistakes and while beating the instructor’s time; Grooming: change the horse’s grooming according to circumstances including trek, dressage test and competition.

Key Features

• Training: Revise all of the knowledge required to achieve stages 1 to 4.

• Exams: Put your brains to the test and see how much you really know about horses.

• Vocabulary: Learn definitions of equestrian terms.

• Games: Three different equestrian games modes will help you have fun while you learn.

• Statistics: Watch your progress rise as you gain further knowledge.

For more information about Atari’s entire product line, contact:

Lee Kirton (Head of PR) on 0208 222 9710 or visit

For mainstream inquiries contact Dean Driscoll or Johanna Hakala

0208 9644545

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