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Tiger Telematics' ships Gizmondo

Gizmondo en route to retail and ready to delight UK audiences

London, 29th October 2004 - Gizmondo Europe Ltd (Gizmondo), subsidiary of Jacksonville, Florida-based Tiger Telematics Inc (NASDAQ: TGTL), confirmed today it begins shipping the new handheld console as part of a strategic retail roll out in the UK.

Some of the first units to be released will be on display at the forthcoming Best of Stuff 2004 show in London on the 5-7th November.

This will be the first opportunity many have had to sample all the features of the Gizmondo, including the GPS and GPRS functionality, as well as the remarkable 3D power of the new NVIDIA GoForce 4500 chipset.

Presented through the upcoming launch period will be twelve games, including: Super Drop Mania, Angel Fish, Colours, Richard Burns Rally, Interstellar Flames 2, and Stuntcar Extreme. Also included in the retail pack will be a contract-free SIM card, mains charger, a pair of headphones, battery, and a USB cable, making the device ready to use straight out of the box.

Carl Freer, Managing Director, Gizmondo Europe, says: "As the newcomers, we've had to play many cards close to our chest, but this is about to change. Over the coming weeks, there will be a series of Gizmondo announcements, as we go to market." He continued, "The Gizmondo is a great product, we're extremely proud of it, and we're equally delighted that the UK will be the first launch platform."

About Gizmondo

The Gizmondo is powered by a Microsoft Windows platform, boasts a 2.8-inch TFT colour screen with a Samsung ARM9 400Mhz processor and incorporates the GoForce 3D 4500 Nvidia graphics accelerator. It provides cutting-edge gaming, multimedia messaging, an MP3 music player, Mpeg4 movie playing capability, a digital camera and a GPRS network link to allow wide-area network gaming. Additionally, it contains a GPS chip for location based services, is equipped with Bluetooth for use in multi-player gaming and accepts MMC card accessories.

The Gizmondo device and its games are due for launch in the UK in the fourth quarter 2004 and in North American markets from the first quarter 2005.

About Some of the Games

Super Drop Mania

Inspired from the all time classic of simple brilliance, Tetris, Super Drop Mania is the game for ultimate fun at every moment.

It's the simple things in life that often give the most pleasure. And Super Drop Mania is no exception. Enjoy colourful and simplistic gameplay at its best. While maintaining the addictive nature of the original game, Super Drop Mania brings additional depth to the party in the form of special combos, allowing smart players to rack up monster scores. Add beautiful, vibrant backgrounds and catchy audio and you have the most pleasurable experience to be found in your pocket.

Angel Fish

The earth is destroyed by aliens and you are left with nothing but vengeance. Welcome to our new game - Angel Fish.

The Sirians came and conquered. Your cities lie in ruins and the alien attackers have stripped the last of your planet's resources. Your species has been extinguished, your culture completely annihilated. Everyone you know and love is dead. There is nothing left but vengeance. That's bad odds. Take the role of a futuristic fighter pilot and unleash the awesome firepower of the Angel Fish. Beautifully hand drawn parallax environments complement this intense old school 2D shooter. You get all the intense action of an arcade game, in your pocket.

Stuntcar Extreme

Stuntcar Extreme is a fast-paced arcade-style driving game, similar to the original Stunt Car Racer. This is the most extreme form of racing, and only the best of the best, or the craziest of the crazy participate in the hair-raising duels on the dangerous tracks.

The Player races against zany characters on various tracks with difficult hills, jumps and other stunt racing obstacles. The player has three different racing modes available to him: Arcade mode racing for quick thrills, ascending the ranks of stunt drivers in the Championship-mode or Multiplayer challenges via Bluetooth.

The game is set in the 1980s: the cars and overall look and feel of the game reflect this fashionable retro style. In the world of Stuntcar Extreme, Bullitt meets Cannonball Run - sideburns flaming! Extreme racing equals extreme fun!

About Tiger Telematics and Gizmondo Europe

Gizmondo Europe Ltd. is an owned subsidiary of Tiger Telematics Inc (TGTL) and is the maker of Gizmondo, a next-generation mobile entertainment device. Set to launch in 2004, the gaming device includes built-in music, video, messaging and picture functions and GPS.

Tiger Telematics is a designer, developer and marketer of mobile telematics systems and services that combine global GPS functions and voice recognition technology to locate and track vehicles and people down to street level in countries throughout the world. The systems are designed to operate on GPS and are currently being marketed to GSM current and potential subscribers, primarily by the company's United Kingdom based subsidiaries.

For further information please contact:

Global Media:

James Beaven

Indigo Pearl

For and on behalf of Tiger Telematics, Inc. and Gizmondo Europe Ltd.

+44 208 964 4545

Michael Carrender, CEO

Tiger Telematics, Inc.

+1 904-279-9240

Except for historical matters contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release are forward-looking and are made pursuant to the safe harbour provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that these forward-looking statements reflect numerous assumptions and involve risks and uncertainties that may affect Tiger Telematics, Inc. and its subsidiary businesses and prospects and cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements. Among the factors that could cause actual results to differ are Tiger Telematics Inc.'s operating history; competition; low barriers to entry; reliance on strategic relationships; rapid technological changes; inability to complete transactions on favourable terms; and those risks discussed in the Company's filings with the SEC.

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