For Immediate Release!
Canada, MONTREAL, February 8, 2008. - Software publisher Strategy First Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSTR), and developer 10Tacle are thrilled to announce the signing of the hilarious adventure title, "Jack Keane and the Dokktor's Island"
"We are delighted to team up with 10Tacle to bring such an exciting, action-packed adventure game to the North American market," said Emanuel Wall, Strategy First Business Development Manager.
"In Strategy First we have found a great distribution partner for North America for our amusing, action-packed adventure hit "Jack Keane". We are confident that the outstanding product quality and the comprehensive, target-oriented, marketing and PR campaign will find a broad audience who will be very much interested in the adventure of the sympathetic and bearish hero," said Frank Holz Marketing & Sales Director, 10Tacle Studios AG, the promising partnership.
About Jack Keane
Jack Keane is an action-packed Point 'n' Click Adventure with loads of allusions to well-known computer games and classic movies. Set in the early colonial period, the story leads likeable adventurer Jack Keane to a wide variety of places such as London, Capetown or the jungles of India. In London he accepts a risky assignment for the Queen: it's up to Jack to travel to a remote island and stop a mad scientist out to rule the world with his army of trained apes.
Key FeaturesThe Funniest adventure game in the footsteps of Monkey Island Enthralling story including many allusions to famous movies, videos and computer games More than 40 funny characters An abundance of cinematic movies and cut-scenes Countless locations stuffed with interactions Suited for both beginners and, due to increasing difficulty levels, advance players Two playable characters: The very ironic, slightly clumsy daredevil Jack Keane, plus the attractive and adventuresome lady, Amanda 3-D levels presented in a classic adventure atmosphere Plenty of diverse locations such as London, the high seas, Cape Town and the Indian jungle
Jack Keane will release in North America April 15th, 2008. For more information, please visit: http://www.strategyfirst.com/en/games/JackKeane/
About Strategy First Inc.
Strategy First Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings (NasdaqCM: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, like the award winning Disciples, Jagged Alliance and Space Empires series of games, which are under continuing development. 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 an international publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software. It currently owns Empire Interactive, PLC and Strategy First, Inc. Empire Interactive ( www.empireinteractive.com) is a leading developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software games, including Starsky & Hutch, Big Mutha Truckers, Ford Racing and FlatOut. Empire's products are delivered on both console and PC platforms. Strategy First ( www.strategyfirst.com) is a developer and worldwide publisher of entertainment software for the PC. For more information about Silverstar Holdings visit www.silverstarholdings.com
About 10Tacle Studios
Listed in the General Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, 10TACLE STUDIOS AG (WKN: TACL10, ISIN DE000TACL107) is one of Europe's leading independent developers and producers of high-end computer and video games. 10Tacle Studios AG produces top-quality products that meet international development standards, and its product portfolio covers all relevant, high-growth segments in the games market. Currently, around 440 employees work for the Company at its headquarters in Darmstadt and the development sites in Berlin, Darmstadt, Duisburg, Hanover Bratislava, Budapest, Charleroi, London, Singapore and Vienna.
For more information, please contact:
Strategy First Inc.
Tel: 514-844-3040 ext.242