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Ski Challenge 08 - World´s biggest ski race has started with more than a million players

Vienna, 20.12.2007

Greentube, the worldwide leading provider of free 3D download games and turn-key gaming platforms, has launched the fourth season of its global hit "Ski Challenge" with a range of new features including optimisation for Windows Vista and a new track: Val d' Isere

Ski Challenge 08 has been licensed to various different media-partners, primarily TV-stations and leading newspapers in 7 different countries so far - including Norway, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, Croatia and Canada.

After more than 3 million players last year, Greentube is expecting between 4 million and 5 million players worldwide between now and March 2008. This figure seems to be quite a conservative estimate, as within only 2 weeks after launch, the different editions of Ski Challenge have been downloaded more than a million times!

Greentube has been working hard on updating the game with latest 2.0-features such as a video creation-tool directly embedded within the game.

The free download game is fully financed via in-game advertising and includes advertising brands such as Siemens, Audi, Telenor, Swisscom, Visa, Samsung, Red Bull, to name just a few. Most of the advertising brands have been partners of this game since the beginning in 2004, as the advertising value and image-transfer effects generated by the game are more than convincing.

Greentube also delivers full reporting functionality including user contacts and adimpressions by brand and edition.

The download link of the Ski Challenge 08, as well as the latest Ski Challenge 08 video and further information can be found at: http://www.skichallenge08.com/.

About Greentube AG:

Greentube AG, located in Vienna, Austria, is among the leading developers and providers of skill games for the Internet, mobile devices, and iTV. Moreover, the company has caused an international frenzy in recent years with its free 3D download games and with its cross-media formats for the PC and TV.The 70-employee-strong company has delivered a collection of well-know portals and gaming websites with skill gaming technology. Greentube is expanding globally, the focal point being the development of individual gaming portals that match the look and feel desired by their customers.

More information see www.greentube.com


Jennifer Smith

Greentube I.E.S. AG

Tel. +43/1/494 50 56 - 21



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