Liezen, Austria, August 2nd 2007: Fans everywhere have been eagerly awaiting this retail release, which comes with a CD full of bonus extras and a full-sized printed poster featuring artwork by Sam & Max creator Steve Purcell.
Over the last two decades, Sam & Max have gained immense popularity in a number of formats, from independent comics to a popular graphic adventure game, a Saturday morning cartoon, and most recently, Telltale Games' downloadable episodic series, Sam & Max Season One. These episodes have now been collected into a single retail product, making Sam & Max Season One the equivalent of a television series' DVD "box set" - a first in episodic gaming. The European release will feature full German and French localizations, as well as Italian subtitles.
"The Adven ture Company/JoWooD's release of Sam & Max Season One for Windows marks the return of a tremendously popular franchise to the retail market," said Albert Seidl President and CEO for the JoWooD Group. "The retail release will reach a wider audience than ever and combined with Telltale's recent announcement of Sam & Max Season Two, we anticipate the already huge fan base of Sam & Max to grow exponentially!"
Sam & Max Season One will include following goodies:A full-sized printed poster featuring artwork by Sam & Max creator Steve Purcell An all-new Sam & Max Behind the Scenes video Trailers for all six episodes Previously unreleased character bios Loads of concept artwork Desktop wallpapers An MP3 soundtrack sampler Access to other Sam & Max goodies, such as an online web comic and comic generator for making your very own comic strips
Developer: Telltale Games
Release GER: Semptember 5th
About JoWooD Productions Software AG
JoWooD Productions Software AG (ATXPrime: JWD) is listed in the Prime Market segment of the Vienna stock exchange. JoWooD is a leading publisher of computer and videogames, releasing international acclaimed, high-quality titles for all existing and future gaming systems. JoWooD games are distributed worldwide by an efficient net of distribution partners. Visit http://corporate.jowood.com for more information!
About DreamCatcher Inc.
DreamCatcher Inc. is a leading publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment software. Established in 1996, the company markets its products under two popular labels: DreamCatcher Games, featuring the critically acclaimed, best-selling game Painkiller; and The Adventure Company, the number one brand for PC adventure games worldwide, including award winning tit les such as Syberia and Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None.
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DreamCatcher Inc. located in Toronto, Canada. For more information visit www.dreamcatchergames.com.
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