For Immediate Release!
Montreal, Canada. April 13th, 2007. Software Publisher Strategy First Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSTR), and the Developer Quotix Software, are happy to announce the signing of "Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars."
"We are very excited to be working with Strategy First to bring our first fantasy 3D action title 'Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars' to the retail market. We believe that this is the beginning of a successful partnership, and Strategy First will do a great promotion and distribution job. We think that our title will be a great addition to their fantasy games collection, and the players will enjoy the combination of an action packed game play with RPG elements," says Attila Siladji, Developer of Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars.
"Charge in to battle and crush evil with your war hammer. Take on the role of a hero and vanquish the damned. Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars will be a very nice title to add to our collection," says Brock Beaubien, Producer at Strategy First.
Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars is a third-person action game with RPG elements. The game places players in a fantasy medieval world, where a dimensional portal to the Outer Worlds has opened, and an enemy from the darkness has encroached the world. Led by a demon named Pompolic, the armies of demonic hordes have taken over most of the planet. With mysterious origins, Pompolic's malevolent spiritual being possesses supernatural powers. His desire is to possess the people and turn them into minions of his dark army, as he wields his power through his servants, the Dark Souls.
· 2 unique characters to choose from
· Each character has unique weapons, items and special abilities
· Character gains experience which will help him to upgrade his strength, armor and health
· 15 special abilities per character
· Fantasy/medieval type world divided into 15 levels
· 18 different types of monsters and 3 bosses at the end
"Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars" is due in stores across North America mid summer, 2007 at the suggested price of $19.99.
For more information on "Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars" please visit: http://www.strategyfirst.com/en/games/cfhpompolicwars/
About Quotix Software
Quotix Software is a game development company located in Serbia focusing on developing action/RPG style games for the PC platform. It is a small but growing company working with external contributors who provide additional resources in art, music and other areas.
About Strategy First Inc
Strategy First Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings (Nasdaq: SSTR), is a leading developer and worldwide publisher of entertainment software for the PC. Founded in 1990, the Company is well known for its proprietary groundbreaking titles, such as the award winning Disciples, Jagged Alliance and Space Empires series of games, which are under continuing development. Simultaneously, Strategy First continues to publish many of the industry's major titles, winning numerous awards for games such as "Hearts of Iron", and "Galactic Civilizations." Recent offerings include top releases such as "S.C.S. - Dangerous Waters" and "Space Empires V." The Company provides a unique alternative for independent developers seeking to market their games to a worldwide audience. www.strategyfirst.com
About Silverstar Holdings
Silverstar Holdings Ltd. is a publicly traded company (NASDAQ: SSTR), focusing on acquiring controlling positions in high-growth retail-driven and fee-based electronic game businesses that stand to benefit from the economies of scale generated by the Internet and other technology-related platforms. It currently owns Empire Interactive PLC and Strategy First Inc. as well as a stake in Magnolia Broadband. Empire Interactive PLC is a leading developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software games such as Starsky & Hutch, Big Mutha Truckers, Ford Racing and FlatOut. Empire's products are delivered on both console and PC platforms. Strategy First Inc. is a leading developer and worldwide publisher of entertainment software for the PC. Magnolia Broadband is a fabless semiconductor company and innovator of radio frequency (RF) solutions for the cellular industry.
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