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KING'S BOUNTY: CROSSWORLDS IN DEVELOPMENT

Expansion Pack Announced for the Multi-Award Winning Title

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Game Information:

Title: King’s Bounty: Crossworlds

Release date: Q3 2010

Developer: Katauri Interactive

Publisher: 1C Company

Platform: PC

Genre: Role Playing Game

MOSCOW, Russia— May 24, 2010— Leading Eastern and Central European publisher 1C Company and Katauri Interactive today announced the development of King’s Bounty: Crossworlds, a stand-alone expansion to the award-winning King’s Bounty: Armored Princess.

The expansion features two new campaigns and a massive expansion to King’s Bounty: Armored Princess, dozens of new quests, new items, spells and creatures. Fans of the King’s Bounty series will be thrilled to see their requests were answered as King’s Bounty: Crossworlds will also include a full-scale game editor. As in the multi-award winning 1st game, the player has many options to battle both new and old enemies. Various new skills and abilities, as well as a flying steed, will help to overcome the hordes attacking the kingdom. The Princess is also accompanied by her tamed dragon, at the very beginning it is small, but its abilities develop steadily until it becomes an incredible ally. The dragon will do its best to protect the Princess during the battles, starting with simple attacks and finishing with fire breathing and volcano summoning.

King’s Bounty: Crossworlds features:

• 2 brand new campaigns (Champion of the Arena with boss battles in a gladiatorial tournament and Defender of the Crown with battles in unique tactical arenas with a random selection of enemies and allies).

• Massive expansion of the original King’s Bounty: Armored Princess - Orcs on the March, featuring new units, spells and quests.

• New creatures to slay or use in combat.

• 70 new items, 8 new item sets, including one for the pet dragon and 3 component artifacts.

• 7 new quests allow players to continue their journey.

• 50 new abilities and skills.

• 13 new spells.

• Game Editor for King's Bounty: Armored Princess.

The King’s Bounty series are adventure games with tactical turn-based battles and RPG elements unfolding in a rich fantasy world. The character and their army of companions travel across a huge continent, visiting dozens of different locations all connected to each other. Communicating with NPCs, collecting resources and recruiting an army the player will control their character in real-time mode, while all battles take place in classic turn-based mode with a strong emphasis on tactical elements. King’s Bounty: Crossworlds release is scheduled for

Q3 2010. More information about the game can be found at www.kings-bounty.com

About 1C Company

1C Company specializes in distribution, publishing and development of business, entertainment and educational software. Founded in 1991, 1C has become the largest publisher and distributor of computer and video games in Eastern and Central Europe. 1C Company is widely acknowledged as a game developer and has several internal studios. Internal developments of 1C include IL-2 Sturmovik series and Theatre of War. 1C Company works as a publisher and producer with over 30 independent development studios and has produced over 100 projects for PC and consoles including titles like Hard Truck 2/King of the Road, Space Rangers, Soldiers: Heroes of World War II, Faces of War, Men of War series, Perimeter, Fantasy Wars, Death to Spies, King’s Bounty: The Legend and King’s Bounty: Armored Princess.

For more information on 1C please go to our website at www.1cpublishing.com.

The statements contained in this release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements. The Company cautions readers of this press release that a number of important factors could cause the 1C Company’s actual future results to differ materially from those expressed in any such forward-looking statements. 1C Company and 1C logo are registered trademarks of the 1C Company. All other company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Copyright? 2010 1C Company. All Rights Reserved.

For further information, please contact:

1C Company:

Felix Yakovlev

+7 (495) 688 8929

yakf@1c.ru

Anna Sheglova

+7 (495) 688 8929

asch@1c.ru

Darryl Still

07714 999442

dstill@1cpublishing.eu

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