London, UK - Friday June 23, 2005 - Ubisoft, one of the world's largest video game publishers, today announced that 187 Ride or DieTM, its upcoming street racing combat game for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft will be getting sexier...
UK glamour model Thekla Roth will take a starring role as a gorgeous virtual game character in 187 Ride or Die. Thekla is a regular on the fast car circuit attending all the major shows and can often be found gracing the pages of the UK's most popular men's magazines. She has also been crowned Miss Hot Import Nights for two years running.
Thekla's key features...
"It's a completely new thing for me to be involved with a video game," said Thekla. "I'm a huge fan of cars and regularly model at all the big car shows. So, when Ubisoft approached me to appear in 187 Ride or Die, it seemed like a great opportunity to try something new that incorporated my favourite things; fast cars and fast driving!"
Thekla will be making a personal appearance at an upcoming European event for the game - more details to be announced soon. For interview opportunities, please contact...
For more information about 187 Ride or Die , please visit www.187game.com.
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