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STILLFRONT GROUP AB TO LAUNCH NEW SOCIAL FACEBOOK GAME HOLLYWOODLAND

2011-09-19

Uppsala, Sweden. September 19th, 2011 Stillfront AB, a Sweden-based developer and publisher, today announced the launch of its newest social Facebook game "Hollywoodland" where players will have a shot to get as famous as Hollywood Stars themselves. Designed to pull players immediately into the exciting and glamorous world of Hollywood, this highly anticipated social game provides the exhilaration of being the new and coming star amongst well known celebrities. Free to play, the game will consist of becoming a superstar in Hollywood by performing various gigs and missions for famous celebrities, all the while the player is building a mansion his friends will be envious of. Players will be able to invite their friends to the game as neighbors to gain several in game advantages and interact with them in a fun and surprising way. The player's way to fame will heavily rely on his entourage, these agents will help the player to land new gigs and accelerate his way to stardom. Rising popularity will attract more and more hang arounds, that want a slice of the players fame - in return they will happily provide the player with well needed cash to expand the ever growing mansion. Using a mix of 3D and 2D graphics, the game provides an immersive atmosphere also on a visual level, enhanced by sound effects and music carefully curated to add intensity to the playing experience. "We're very excited to release this new social game, which will be one of it's first in it's category” Says Robert Wallen, Online Publishing Executive Stillfront Group AB. "Other than usual social games, Hollywoodland is designed to capture the players imagination and curiosity about the glamorous world of Hollywood, a very strong hook even for Facebook users that usually don't play games. The game also works perfectly with the micro transaction model we've used in our other online games to generate revenue." Stillfront game Hollywoodland is available at : Facebook "Hollywoodland" About Stillfront Group Stillfront Group´s Business concept is to develop, publish and operate online social games, console/handheld games and digital entertainment. The company has offices in Uppsala, Umeå Sweden and HK China with more than 25 fulltime employees.Stillfront Groups online gaming branch is a pioneer online game developer specializing in creating Fan Immersion Games based on high profile IPs. Online activities also include social gaming community sites and MMO development. The console branch of the company ColdWood is producing blockbuster titles to the PS3,PC and Xbox plattforms, with Publishers like Sony Entertainment. For more information, please contact: Jörgen Larsson CEO of Stillfront Group Jorgen@stillfront.com Phone: +4670-321 18 00  

Move Fitness Debut on GamesCom 2011

2011-08-23

Umeå, Sweden. August 23rd, 2011 Swedish game studio Coldwood Interactive, developer of the successful move game The Fight: Lights Out published by Sony Computer Entertainment last year has moved on to the next big hit: A game for fitness and exercises while having fun Move Fitness. Ever wanted to do do exercises to keep fit but don’t have the time? Or ever wanted to have a professional physical trainer to help you build great body figure but feel a bit bored? Move fitness is exactly catering to anyone who wants to exercise while having fun. Grab your PlayStation®Move motion controllers and start having fun by moving your arms, legs, jump up and down, hit a target with rewards, play basket ball, or break something, turn your home or office into a gym or basket ball court, boxing room instantly and be your own hero or ninjia. Yes, there is ninjia game element included as well. This game is designed to play for single player as well as for a whole family or friends to have fun. It’s really easy to get started. “We have developed this immersion game for people to do exercises and have fun, and keep coming back for more like other games. This is a challenge but we are very happy with the result and proud to present this fun game for fitness. We have consulted professional trainers to make sure every exercises we design are good for the body. “ Says game designer of Coldwood Interactive, Martin Sahlin. For more information of interview with Martin Sahlin, please visit: http://www.iwaggle3d.com/2011/08/gamescom-2011-move-fitness-video.html For demo of the Move Fitness, please visit: Demo on YouTube About Coldwood Interactive Coldwood Interactive is an independent game studio based in Umeå, in the northern part of Sweden. The company was founded in 2003 by a tight knit group of veteran game developers, with over 40 years of collective industry experience, and a passion for creating great, innovative games. Since then we’ve grown into one of Sweden’s most successful and productive game studios, all while still staying true to the same close friendly vibe, dedication and creative spirit that has inspired us from the beginning. Coldwood has an excellent track record, with six different titles published on six different platforms (fourteen different SKU’s in total), and we’ve got many more exciting projects on the way. We’re licensed developers for all major formats, including PS3, XBox360 and Wii. About Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. is a Japanese video game company specializing in a variety of areas in the video game industry, and is a wholly owned subsidiary and part of the Consumer Products & Services Group of Sony. The company was established on November 16, 1993, in Tokyo, prior to the launch of the original PlayStation video game system. The logo has been used since 1994. SCE handles the research & development, production, and sales of both hardware and software for the PlayStation line of handheld and home console video game systems. SCE is also a developer and publisher of video game titles and is composed of several subsidiaries covering the company's biggest markets: North America, Europe, Brazil, Oceania and Asia. For more information, please contact: Christopher Holmberg CEO of Coldwood Group christopher.holmberg@coldwood.com Phone: +46 (0)90 34 35 500  

Stillfront Group AB Moves Office for Better Efficiency and Growth Possibilities

2011-05-01

Uppsala, Sweden, May 1st, 2011 As of Jan this year, Stillfront successfully finished the merger and is now moving into a new office in Uppsala for a fresh start from Smedsgränd 2a to Bergsbrunnagatan 22. “ It’s really nice to have a brand new office that is more efficient in running a fast growing business like ours.” Says one of our key employees Robert Wallen, online publishing executive. Our contact detail is available at: Contact Contact: Robert Wallen Online Publishing Executive Robert@stillfront.com Phone: +46 707 796 971  

MTV Germany Plays TV Advertisement for The Fast and The Furious Game from Stillfront Group

2011-04-01

Uppsala, Sweden. April 1st, 2010 Today, MTV Germany puts up a TV advertisement for the Swedish game The Fast and The Furious based on the huge hit movie IP. This advertisement will be broadcasted for a whole month in Germany on MTV channel. Designed to pull players immediately into the fast paced, extremely volatile world of street racing, this highly anticipated web-based, massively multiplayer game provides the exhilaration of being right there in the midst of it all. Free to play, the game will consist of building, modifying and painting your own car, and then racing it against competitors: other players from all over the world. Players will be able to invite their friends to the game, challenging them to race for the respect that can only be found on the streets, behind the wheel of a hot car. “ We are happy to expand our distribution to TV media, which is a great mainstream channel to reach another customer base. We are excited to see growth of fans from Germany for our games.” says CEO of Stillfront Group Jorgen Larsson. Stillfront games available at : http://www.stillfront.com/Products/ MTV ad on youtube: MTV AD About Stillfront Group Stillfront Group´s Business concept is to develop, publish and operate online social games, console/handheld games and digital entertainment. The company has offices in Uppsala, Umeå Sweden and HK China with more than 25 fulltime employees.Stillfront Groups online gaming branch is a pioneer online game developer specializing in creating Fan Immersion Games based on high profile IPs. Online activities also include social gaming community sites and MMO development. The console branch of the company ColdWood is producing blockbuster titles to the PS3,PC and Xbox plattforms, with Publishers like Sony Entertainment. About MTV MTV, formerly an acronym of Music Television, is an American network based in New York City that launched on August 1, 1981.The original purpose of the channel was to play music videos guided by on-air hosts known as VJs. MTV has spawned numerous sister channels in the U.S. and affiliated channels internationally, some of which, like the former MTV Tempo now known as TEMPO Networks, have gone independent. MTV's moral influence on young people, including issues related to censorship and social activism, has been a subject of debate for years. MTV's choice to focus on non-music programming has also been contested relentlessly since the 1990s, demonstrating the channel's previous impact on popular culture. For more information, please contact: Jörgen Larsson CEO of Stillfront Group Jorgen@stillfront.com Phone: +4670-321 18 00  

Stillfront Group Enter Polish Gaming Market with Wirtualna Polska

2011-01-26

Uppsala, Sweden. January 26th,2010 Today, Swedish game developer, publisher, operator Stillfront Group announced entering the Polish gaming market, partner with the strongest player in the region Wirtualna Polska. “Our cooperation with virtual Poland is a pleasure one. We are happy to work with the biggest portal which is still growing in the local market.” Says Simon Dotschuweit, head developer of Stillfront, “We are thrilled and looking forward to seeing our games available for more and more languages and more gamers who share the same passion. ” As one of the most popular games from Stillfront Group The Fast and The Furious available for Polish fans, we also introduce all our games including high profile IP base games Terminator Salvation, Wanted to our gamers their own language. Stillfront games available at : http://www.stillfront.com/Products/ To reach our games through Wirtualna Polsak: www.wp.pl About Stillfront Group Stillfront Group´s Business concept is to develop, publish and operate online social games, console/handheld games and digital entertainment. The company has offices in Uppsala, Umeå Sweden and HK China with more than 25 fulltime employees.Stillfront Groups online gaming branch is a pioneer online game developer specializing in creating Fan Immersion Games based on high profile IPs. Online activities also include social gaming community sites and MMO development. The console branch of the company ColdWood is producing blockbuster titles to the PS3,PC and Xbox plattforms, with Publishers like Sony Entertainment. About Wirtualna Polska Wirtualna Polska (Virtual Poland) is the sixth-largest Polish web portal. It was founded in 1995. It has often been the leader in offering new services on the Polish market. Their services are: email, web hosting, search engine, online chats and a large collection of free and legal Polish mp3s, of the 1995-1998 years is wp.cnt.pl, of 1998 to 2010 is wp.pl According to Alexa rankings, as of December 2007, it is the 182nd most popular website worldwide[1] and the 6th most popular site in Poland. Contact: Robert Wallen Online Publishing Executive Robert@stillfront.com Phone: +46 707 796 971  

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