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Introducing Championship Manager Legends

A brand new series that lets you manage some of the greatest players across the decades

LONDON (December 2010)– Beautiful Game Studios, part of Square Enix Europe is delighted to introduce Championship Manager Legends: 1970’s to the Apple app store for a special Christmas introductory price of?1.79 ( http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/championship-manager-legends/id389551755?mt=8).

Now is your chance to manage all the great players of the 1970’s with Championship Manager Legends: 1970’s, a new take on the football management genre for those that remember the decade with fondness, as well as those who simply love classic football.

Filled with nostalgia and history, you take on managing a team back when football was all about Spangles and sheepskin jackets.? A sporting decade that produced some memorable names, which for the first time in Champ Man history you can control and bring to life.

“The 1970’s was an era of fantastic footballers including Johan Cruyff, Kenny Dalglish and Luis Arconada. Now for the first time in Championship Manager you can manage these legendary players and their classic teams,” said Roy Meredith, General Manager at Beautiful Game Studios.“We’ve also packed the game with authentic news stories from the decade so you feel fully immersed as you play through from 1970/71– 1979/80.”

Championship Manager Legends 1970’s lets you take over clubs from across Europe throughout some of the biggest decades in football, jam-packed with all the great features seen in Championship Manager 2011 as well as a revamped art style to reflect the best (and worst) of the decade plus authentic news stories that really help capture the era.

For more information about Championship Manager Legend’s 1970’s visit www.championshipmanager.co.uk or Facebook www.facebook.com/championshipmanager

About Beautiful Game Studios

Beautiful Game Studios is the developer behind the renowned Championship Manager series publishing across multiple platforms including PSP?, iPhone, PC and more. Focused on bringing the most popular sport in the world to consumers across multiplatforms utilising new and innovative technology. More information on Beautiful Game Studios can be found at: www.championshipmanager.com or to get a behind the scenes look follow us on twitter @ www.twitter.com/champman or become a fan at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Big-Cup-Cricket/133774790010621

About Square Enix Ltd.

Square Enix Ltd., a part of the Square Enix Europe business unit, develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX?, EIDOS? and TAITO? branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix Group. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics? and Eidos Montr?al. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY?, which has sold over 97 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST? which has sold over 54 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER? which has sold over 35 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS?. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

More information on Square Enix Ltd. can be found at http://www.square-enix.com/eu/en.

DRAGON QUEST, FINAL FANTASY, SQUARE ENIX and the SQUARE ENIX logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. in the United Kingdom and/or other countries. TAITO is a trademark or registered trademark of Taito Corporation. Big Cup Cricket,?Championship Manager 2011, the Championship Manager logo, Beautiful Game Studios, EIDOS, TOMB RAIDER, IO INTERACTIVE, and CRYSTAL DYNAMICS are trademarks or registered trademarks of Square Enix Ltd. in the United Kingdom and/or other countries.? All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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