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If you go down to the woods today…

For immediate release

December 2006 - The must-have software for kids this season is here!

Open Season, the first feature-length CG animated film from Sony Pictures Animation has proved a huge hit, peaking at number three in the UK charts and taking over £1.5 million in its first week*. The movie, which included a star-studded cast of celebrity voices, and a hilarious plot, quickly garnered great reviews, appealing to audiences both young and old.

Open Season Activity Centre allows children to interact with their favourite characters from the movie in this high quality activity centre software.

Brought to you by Focus Multimedia and Ubisoft, Open Season Activity Centre joins Focus' rapidly expanding range of Essential PC software. Each Essential title has a suggested retail price of just £9.99 each.

In this great product, discover five rich universes from Timberline forest with Boog, Elliot and all their animal friends. You can even turn your computer into a home printing studio!

Add favourite characters and scenes from Open Season to create your own cards, calendars and writing paper!

For your computer:


MSN Kits

Desktop Theme & Icons

Video Clips

To print:



Stickers & Name Tags

Bookmarks & Door Hangers

There are also fun quizzes and games; can you name which tree certain leaves belong to? Or aim and throw rabbits at a target? There's only one way to find out!

With great-looking, colourful graphics and a multitude of exciting activities, this software is truly value for money. Open Season fans will love it!

Craig Johnson, managing director of Focus Multimedia, commented: "This fantastic product is the ideal supplement for fans of the movie, enabling them to interact with the characters, play games, and create keepsakes. At just £9.99, it's a pocket money price and a great stocking filler."

Open Season Activity Centre is available now for a suggested retail price of £9.99 including VAT, and can be purchased from all good retail outlets of PC software. This product, and the rest of Focus Multimedia's range is available to purchase direct from www.focusmm.co.uk.

About Focus Multimedia

Focus Multimedia is one of the UK's leading PC CD-ROM budget software companies (Source: ChartTrack), publishing high quality, affordable titles for all the family. Focus' titles are synonymous with quality, choice and value and have defined the standard for value software retailing below £10. With a complete range of over 400 titles, Focus delivers high quality entertainment for all age groups and interests. Focus Multimedia has distribution channels into major retail outlets such as PC World, WHSmith, Staples, Woolworths, via the Internet through Amazon.co.uk and Play.com as well as non-traditional chains.

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through its strong and diversified lineup of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 22 countries and sales in more than 50 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. Ubisoft generated revenue of 547 million Euros for the 2005-2006 fiscal year, an increase of 3 percent over the previous fiscal year at constant exchange rates. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.

*Source: ukfilmcouncil.org.uk

Open Season: TM & ® 2006 Sony Pictures Animation Inc. All rights reserved. Game Software excluding Sony Elements: ® 2006 Ubisoft Entertainment. All rights reserved. Ubisoft and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the U.S. and/or other countries.

For further information please contact:

Lucy Felthouse - PR & Marketing Executive

E-mail: l.felthouse@focusmm.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0)1889 570156

Web: http://www.focusmm.co.uk

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