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Penguin United sales

Accessories maker reports 300% growth.

Fremont, Calif., (February, 2009) – At a time when many companies are struggling to survive Penguin United, a designer and manufacturer of video game accessories, enjoyed 300% growth for the Fiscal year ending in 2008. Fueled by a series of five new product launches, Penguin has emerged as a strong contender in the highly competitive field of peripheral brands.

Following the launch of 5 new products in 2008, all of which received strong critical praise from the media, retailers and consumers, Penguin has quickly established itself as a viable presence in the game industry.

Notable products launched in 2008 include:

• 4X Quad Charge Station for Nintendo Wii

• Lion-Ion Dual charger for Nintendo Wii

• Soft Sports Kit for Nintendo Wii

• 24X DS Game Pouch in Multiple Colors

• Bright Saber for Nintendo Wii

“To experience growth in the current economy is a blessing,” states Richard Huang, Penguin’s President. “We feel incredibly fortunate to be able to participate in an industry that continues to thrive and we look forward to announcing the new line of products we have coming out this year.”

*Note: Product media samples are available upon request. Please Contact Dirk Foster

About Penguin United

Penguin United ( http://www.PenguinUnited.com) was established by gamers for gamers and is dedicated to enhancing the experience of electronic entertainment. Penguin’s mission is to provide gamers with a cost-effective line of video game accessories that are equal in quality, performance and reliability to other similar products on the market. The company, which is located in Fremont, California, distributes its product line exclusively through Red Lion Interactive ( http://www.RedLionInteractive.com).

About Red Lion Interactive

Red Lion Interactive was founded by a team of retail and distribution veterans with more than 30 years of collective experience in the video game industry. Launched by Tom LaVoie, a former retail buyer for national chains, Red Lion is quickly growing into one of the fastest growing providers of accessory distribution and product promotional support in the video game industry. Red Lion’s philosophy of integrity, commitment and trust is expressed in every aspect of its business culture as the company continues significant growth in its sector of the industry. Red Lion, which is located in Los Angeles, California, represents every major accessory brand and supports every gaming platform including Nintendo Wii™, Nintendo DS™, PlayStation™ 2, PlayStation™ 3, PSP™, Xbox 360™, and many more.

Please visit Red Lion at http://www.redlioninteractive.com or call (888) 432-8707. International calls: (+1) 323-214-8325

Contact: Dirk Foster

Red Lion Interactive

(888) 432-8707 XT. 108


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