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Winter Voices Bundle Allows Players to Explore the Human Condition with Ease

Beyondthepillars packages first three episodes of narrative driven interactive coup and introduces new free demo

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PARIS - Jan. 25, 2010 - Exploring human consciousness has never been easier or more affordable than with Winter Voices, the evocative and chilling role-playing game (RPG) from independent game developer Beyondthepillars. Beyondthepillars is now offering the first three episodes of Winter Voices as part of a bundle, exclusively available at the game's official website. The Winter Voices bundle, which is $12.00 on PC and Mac, includes three episodes of turn-based psychic role playing: Prologue: Avalanche, Episode One: Those who have no name and Episode Two: Nowhere of me.

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Those on the brink of taking the plunge into the dark realm of Winter Voices, now also have the option to "try before they buy" with a new free game demo. Giving players a taste of the wondrous and unusual world, the demo showcases sophisticated and thought provoking gameplay, and is available for download from the Winter Voices website or via Steam.??

"This bundle delivers gamers an easy and economical way to jump into Winter Voices and explore the unique world we've built," said Guy Levi-Bochi, CEO, Beyondthepillars. "This game was created to challenge players while immersing them in a foreign and fantastical universe. With the bundle and demo, we invite new players to discover Winter Voices and experience the game's mature and creative narrative."

In Winter Voices, players control a 24 year-old heroine as she deals with the unexpected and tragic death of her father. She must journey through the heart of winter and battle her worst enemies - her own personal demons. Winter Voices combines "point and click" gaming with strictly defensive turn-based combat. As the game alternates real-time dialogue and world exploration with struggle, players will have access to more than 100 unique skills as they upgrade their character.

For more information about Winter Voices, please visit http://www.wintervoices.com.

About Beyondthepillars:

Based in Paris, and established in 2008, Beyondthepillars SAS is a next-generation game development studio and online publishing team challenging the boundaries of gameplay and online gaming technology. This independent, Parisian start-up is currently devising an innovative, multi-faceted, full-web, cloud-powered massively

multiplayer online game aimed to attract novice players and long-time explorers of persistent worlds. Beyondthepillars attaches great importance in cultural, artistic and historical references, which resulted in the ethical, intelligent Winter Voices episodic role-playing series for Mac and PC.

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