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Stillfront Group AB: eRepublik prepares for launch of "War and Peace: Civil War"

2017-09-26

PRESS RELEASE   SEPT 26, 2017 eRepublik prepares for launch of "War and Peace: Civil War" eRepublik Labs, one of the Stillfront Group studios, prepares its third mobile historical Strategy MMO, "War and Peace: Civil War" for launch in Q4 of 2017. Building on its historical strategy MMO game engine and the success of its two previously released games in the genre: "Age of Lords" and "World at War: WW2", eRepublik Labs has recently soft launched in certain markets "War and Peace: Civil War", an American Civil War themed mobile strategy MMO. After a period of fine-tuning and marketing tests during soft launch, the game will go on full release before the end of the year. eRepublik Labs uses a theme testing methodology that it applies in pre-production before starting developing any new strategy MMO to identify the highest potential historical themes with its core audience of historical strategy fans. The American Civil war theme scored strongly in these tests, including higher relevance scores and better CPIs than eRepublik Labs' latest hit "World at War: WW2", a World War 2 themed strategy MMO. Early soft launch KPIs for "War and Peace: Civil War" are also stronger than eRepublik Labs' previous historical strategy MMO soft launches, showing strong promise for the full launch and confirming the validity of eRepublik Labs' approach to game pre-production and development. eRepublik Labs is recognized by Google Play as one of its top developers in the world (all its games carry the "Top Developer" badge) and its games have often been selected for featuring by the Apple editorial team. "World at War: WW2", launched in October 2016 and is one of the top grossing strategy games in multiple markets on the Google Play Store. "Age of Lords" launched in March 2015 and is still one of the most appreciated strategy MMOs with a loyal user base. Both games are profitable. THE EREPUBLIK LABS STORYAt eRepublik Labs we are an independent team of veteran game crafters that are passionate about history and strategy. We have all worked on games that have reached millions of players. We are now part of an alliance of eight near-autonomous studios in Stillfront Group AB (quoted on Nasdaq First North, ticker SF). The latest major group release on mobile was "Siege: Titan Wars" and the Stillfront game portfolio includes also browser based games and console games such as the critically acclaimed Unravel (published by EA). "War and Peace: American Civil War" is eRepublik Labs' third historically based strategy game. Previous ones are "Age of Lords" and "World at War: WW2" both highly rated games with a very engaged community of strategy and history fans. eRepublik Labs is also the studio behind the critically acclaimed "Twin Shooter - Invaders", winner of Pocket Gamer Silver award. You can find more information on eRepublik Labs at www.erepubliklabs.com FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:For queries about the game please contact: press@erepubliklabs.com For all other queries please contact Stillfront:Jörgen Larsson, CEO+46-70-321 1800jorgen@stillfront.com Sten Wranne, CFO+46-705-851258sten@stillfront.com ABOUT STILLFRONTStillfront is a group of independent creators, publishers and distributors of digital games - with a vision to become the leading group of indie game creators and publishers. Stillfront operates through eight near-autonomous subsidiaries: Bytro Labs in Germany, Coldwood Interactive in Sweden, Power Challenge in the UK and Sweden, Dorado Online Games in Malta, Simutronics in the United States, Babil Games in UAE and Jordan, eRepublik in Ireland and Romania and OFM Studios in Germany. Stillfront's games are distributed globally. The main markets are France, UK, Germany, the United States and MENA. For further information, please visit www.stillfront.com. SELECTED GAMESStillfront's portfolio includes games across multiple platforms. Unravel, developed by Coldwood in collaboration with Electronic Arts, won 20+ awards at E3 and gamescom and was released in February 2016. Supremacy 1914 and Call of War are high-immersion war strategy games developed by Bytro Labs. ManagerZone is a sports management strategy game launched in 2001. DragonRealms and GemStone IV are MUD-style games with a very loyal player base. Lara Croft Relic Run(TM) is a popular mobile game developed by Simutronics. Tank Storm and Admiral are mobile strategy games with very strong player bases, which are published by Babil Games. World at War: WW2 is a successful mobile strategy game developed and published by eRepublik Labs. Online Fussball Manager is a leading sports management game. Nasdaq First North Ticker Symbol: SFCertified Adviser: Avanza Bank, phone +46 8 4094 2120 War and Peace

Stillfront Group AB: Interim Report January - June 2017

2017-08-29

29 August 2017 Interim Report January - June 2017 PRESS RELEASE AUGUST 29, 2017 STILLFRONT GROUP AB (PUBL) The interim period January - June 2017 Net revenues amounted to 67.3 MSEK (corresponding period 2016: 48.4 MSEK), which is an increase of 39% compared to the corresponding period 2016. EBITDA amounted to 17.7 MSEK compared to 20.7 during the corresponding period 2016 when there were significant high margin royalty payments regarding Unravel. EBITDA has been charged with costs pertaining to improved IT infrastructure at Bytro, conversion to IFRS, acquisitions and move to Nasdaq First North Premier with a total of 2.1 MSEK. Profit/loss before tax was 6.6 MSEK (17.1). Profit/loss after tax was 2.1 MSEK (11.2). Earnings per share before dilution amounted to 0.58 SEK (1.42 SEK). Earnings per share after dilution amounted to 0.57 SEK (1.39 SEK). As of June 30 cash and cash equivalents amounted to 91.8 MSEK. As of Dec 31, 2016 cash and cash equivalents amounted to 35.8 MSEK. The Quarter April - June 2017 Net revenues amounted to 37.3 MSEK (corresponding period 2016: 23.1 MSEK). EBITDA amounted to 10.0 MSEK compared to 9.5 MSEK during the corresponding period 2016, when there were significant high margin royalty payments regarding Unravel. EBITDA has been charged with costs pertaining to improved IT infrastructure at Bytro, conversion to IFRS and move to Nasdaq First North Premier with a total of 1.3 MSEK. Profit/loss before tax was 3.7 MSEK (7.8). Profit/loss after tax was 1.4 MSEK (5.1). Earnings per share before dilution amounted to 0.34 SEK (0.76 SEK). Earnings per share after dilution amounted to 0.34 SEK (0.75 SEK). The acquisition of eRepublic Labs Limited was announced May 30 and completed June 27. Stillfront issued a bond loan amounting to 110 MSEK within in a frame of 500 MSEK May 23. Stillfront's share was moved to Nasdaq OMX First Nordic Premier June 29 Events after the Interim Period The German sports management game OFM was acquired July 18. A publishing agreement regarding Football Empire was entered in connection with the acquisition. Stillfront's bond was listed on Nasdaq OMX Nordic July 21. ALL TIME HIGH REVENUES AND CONTINUED ACQUISITION ACTIVITIES "Our exciting growth journey continues. The acquisitions of eRepublic and OFM are in line with our strategy to achieve good returns through a wide portfolio of games and studios. The acquisitions also add significantly more than just profitable products. Thanks to our attractive business model, we can also obtain new skills and capabilities that will benefit the entire Stillfront Group. We continue to work intensly with acquisitions and the bond loan we raised during the quarter, with a framework of 500 MSEK, gives us financial strength for continued growth", says Jörgen Larsson, CEO. Key figures, The Group KSEK 2017Apr-Jun 2016Apr-Jun 2017Jan-Jun 2016Jan-Jun Last 12 mnths 2016Jan-Dec Net Revenues 37 311 23 139 67 315 48 443 113 704 94 832 Growth in revenues 61% 39% EBITDA 10 015 9 502 17 677 20 663 31 278 34 264 EBITDA margin 26.8% 41.1% 26.3% 42.7% 27.5% 36.1% Profit/loss before tax 3 678 7 811 6 573 17 058 12 958 23 443 Profit/loss after tax 1 442 5 074 2 072 11 214 11 834 20 976 About Stillfront Stillfront is a group of independent creators, publishers, and distributors of digital games - with a vision to become the leading group of indie game creators and publishers. Stillfront operates through eight near-autonomous subsidiaries: Bytro Labs in Germany, Coldwood Interactive in Sweden, Power Challenge in the UK and Sweden, Dorado Online Games in Malta, Simutronics in the United States, Babil Games in UAE and Jordan, eRepublik in Ireland and Romania and OFM Studios in Germany. Stillfront's games are distributed globally. The main markets are France, UK, Germany, the United States and MENA. For further information, please visit www.stillfront.com. Selected games Stillfront's portfolio includes games across multiple platforms. Unravel, developed by Coldwood in collaboration with Electronic Arts, won 20+ awards at E3 and Gamescom and was released in February 2016. Supremacy 1914 and Call of War are high-immersion war strategy games developed by Bytro Labs. ManagerZone is a sports management strategy game launched in 2001. DragonRealms and GemStone IV are MUD-style games with a very loyal player base. Lara Croft Relic Run(TM) is a popular mobile game developed by Simutronics. Tank Storm and Admiral are mobile strategy games with very strong player bases, which are published by Babil Games. World at War is a successful mobile strategy game developed and published by eRepublik Labs. OFM is a popular sports management game developed and published by OFM Studios. Note This information is information that Stillfront Group AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 08.30 CEST on August 29, 2017. For further information, please contact: Jörgen Larsson, CEO+46-70-321 1800jorgen@stillfront.com Sten Wranne, CFO+46-705-851258sten@stillfront.com

Top coach Jürgen Klopp to become brand ambassador for the mobile strategy game Football Empire

2017-08-04

Cologne, Germany; August 03, 2017 – The Cologne-based developer studio Digamore Entertainment has gained star coach Jürgen Klopp as a brand ambassador for their upcoming mobile strategy game Football Empire on iOS and Android. The former coach of Borussia Dortmund moved to the English top club FC Liverpool in October 2015 and will support the Football Empire team with his expertise, starting immediately. The mobile game Football Empire is currently in development and will offer a unique mix of football manager and building strategy games, giving all soccer fans new opportunities for soccer simulation. In the game itself, the team facilities form the starting point of the game activities. The entire property can be designed freely, similar to strategy games or development simulations. The goal is to develop the most successful soccer team in the world and create your own personal empire. The game’s release is planned for the beginning of 2018. "I loved the idea of the game right from the beginning." — Jürgen Klopp After starting out as the coach of Mainz 05, Jürgen Klopp made history with Borussia Dortmund, becoming German champion and winning the double of championship and German Cup. He won fans’ hearts with his team’s attractive play, cool sayings, and many emotional moments. “I loved the idea of the game right from the beginning. I know what it means to start out on the football ground and work your way up to the top of professional soccer. That’s pretty much my own story. I’d like to help players be able to experience that up close in the game,” says Jürgen Klopp. Maik Dokter, the founder of Digamore Entertainment GmbH, is also looking forward to working with Jürgen Klopp. “It’s fantastic that we were able to win over Jürgen Klopp for our game. He shares our passion for soccer, and we are convinced that we can learn a lot from him.” For more information about the game, visit footballempire.com. About Digamore Entertainment GmbH Digamore Entertainment GmbH was founded in 2016 with the goal of developing high-quality mobile games. The name Digamore stands for Digital Games & More, where the word “more” foresees being adaptable in a rapidly changing ecosystem and open for new things. The experienced team from Cologne, Germany concentrates their passion for games, especially on the mobile games market. Media contact: swordfish PR Freyja Melhorn / Kai Holland freyja@swordfish-pr.de / kai@swordfish-pr.de +49 89 961 6084 10

Stillfront Group AB: Stillfront acquires German sports management game OFM and enters publishing agreement on Football Empire

2017-07-18

PRESS RELEASE  18 July 2017 Stillfront acquires German sports management game OFM and enters publishing agreement on Football Empire Today's agreements on the acquisition of German sports management game OFM, and the publishing agreement with Digamore Entertainment GmbH on Football Empire, is another step in Stillfront's strategy to build a diversified portfolio of studios and products, and to increase the share of own IPs and self-publishing. Stillfront Group AB (publ) today announces the acquisition of 51% of the business OnlineFussballManager.de ("OFM") through a so-called Asset Purchase. The seller is OnlineFussballManager GmbH. The business will be conducted in the newly formed legal entity OFM Studios GmbH, which is 51% owned by Stillfront Group AB through a wholly-owned subsidiary. The acquisition price paid by OFM Studios GmbH for assets related to OFM is 639 KEUR (cash / debt free). Stillfront Group will issue a loan to OFM Studios GmbH for the financing of the acquisition. OFM will be consolidated into Stillfront's consolidated financial reporting from July 2017. The OFM business is operated from Cologne, Germany, and was founded 2006 by Maik Dokter, who also owns the remaining 49% of OFM Studios GmbH. OFM is a very well-established brand within the genre football manager games, with a long history of solid revenues and results, and with a large loyal user base. The game has won several awards during the years, amongst others the MMO of the year 2012 and 2013. The game is browser based and appr. 40% is consumed through mobile. OFM is operated by three persons and had revenues 2016 of 1.1 MEUR, with appr 50% operational margin. Revenues and marginal has been very stable on similar levels during first half of 2017. OFM Studios GmbH will be reported as an integral part of Stillfront's other business within sports management games, which today consists of Power Challenge. Stillfront today also entered a co-publishing deal with Digamore Entertainment GmbH, founded and managed by Maik Dokter, regarding the native mobile game Football Empire, currently in the final stages of development. Football Empire is a unique combination of a football manager game and a so-called builder strategy game. The game is planned to be launched at the end of 2017. Digamore Entertainment GmbH, with fully owned subsidiary Football Empire Studios UG, owns the full IP to the game Football Empire. The impact on Stillfront Group's operational financial result (EBTIDA) is expected to be marginal during 2017. Stillfront has an option to acquire 51% of all outstanding shares in Digamore Entertainment GmbH with the subsidiary Football Empire Studios UG, on a valuation of 3 MEUR. If the option is used, the acquisition is planned to be financed by a combination of cash and newly issued Stillfront Group shares. Jörgen Larsson, CEO, Stillfront Group, comments:"Our determined and long-term efforts to create a diversified portfolio of studios and games, has paid off through solid financial performance. The newly issued corporate bond secures financial resources for continued profitable growth, both organically, through acquisitions of exciting businesses and entering publishing agreements. OFM's strong position constitutes a significant addition to our offer within sports management games. We believe Football Empire, as a high-quality native mobile games product, has great potential for success, and we are very enthusiastic that Maik Dokter, a proven skilled and passionate entrepreneur is joining the Stillfront family". Maik Dokter, Founder and CEO, OFM and Digamore, comments:"I am enthusiastic about that OFM and Football Empire are being connected to Stillfront. We share the same objectives and vision, and I am convinced that Stillfront's proven ability to develop businesses and publish products will lead to significant successes." FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Jörgen Larsson, CEO, StillfrontTel: +46 70 321 18 00E-mail: jorgen@stillfront.com ABOUT STILLFRONT Stillfront is a group of independent creators, publishers and distributors of digital games - with a vision to become the leading group of indie game creators and publishers. Stillfront operates through seven near-autonomous subsidiaries: Bytro Labs in Germany, Coldwood Interactive in Sweden, Power Challenge in the UK and Sweden, Dorado Online Games in Malta, Simutronics in the United States, Babil Games in UAE and Jordan and eRepublik in Ireland and Romania. Stillfront's games are distributed globally. The main markets are France, UK, Germany, the United States and MENA. For further information, please visit www.stillfront.com. SELECTED GAMES Stillfront's portfolio includes games across multiple platforms. Unravel, developed by Coldwood in collaboration with Electronic Arts, won 20+ awards at E3 and gamescom and was released in February 2016. Supremacy 1914 and Call of War are high-immersion war strategy games developed by Bytro Labs. ManagerZone is a sports management strategy game launched in 2001. DragonRealms and GemStone IV are MUD-style games with a very loyal player base. Lara Croft Relic Run(TM) is a popular mobile game developed by Simutronics. Tank Storm and Admiral are mobile strategy games with very strong player bases, which are published by Babil Games. World at War is a successful mobile strategy game developed and published by eRepublik Labs.

Stillfront Group AB: Siege: Titan Wars Has Passed 1 Million Downloads

2017-07-16

PRESS RELEASE  July 16, 2017 Siege: Titan Wars has passed 1 million downloads Siege: Titan Wars, developed by Stillfront Group's studio Simutronics, is an advanced real time player vs player strategy mobile game.  Siege: Titan Wars, was launched globally July 6, 2017. It was previously launched in a number of selected test markets in a so-called soft launch. The game has been received very well and now has more than 1 million downloads. The game is a free-to-play game, which means that the game is downloaded for free, but the player can enjoy certain benefits and special features against payment. "I am very pleased to note that SIEGE: Titan Wars is appreciated by players around the world. It is still too early to make any conclusions about the revenue from the game, "says Jörgen Larsson, CEO, Stillfront Group. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Jörgen Larsson, CEO, StillfrontTel: +46 70 321 18 00E-mail: jorgen@stillfront.com ABOUT STILLFRONT Stillfront is a group of independent creators, publishers, and distributors of digital games - with a vision to become the leading group of indie game creators and publishers. Stillfront operates through seven near-autonomous subsidiaries: Bytro Labs in Germany, Coldwood Interactive in Sweden, Power Challenge in the UK and Sweden, Dorado Online Games in Malta, Simutronics in the United States, Babil Games in UAE and Jordan and eRepublik in Ireland and Romania. Stillfront's games are distributed globally. The main markets are France, UK, Germany, the United States and MENA. For further information, please visit www.stillfront.com. SELECTED GAMES Stillfront's portfolio includes games across multiple platforms. Unravel, developed by Coldwood in collaboration with Electronic Arts, won 20+ awards at E3 and Gamescom and was released in February 2016. Supremacy 1914 and Call of War are high-immersion war strategy games developed by Bytro Labs. ManagerZone is a sports management strategy game launched in 2001. DragonRealms and GemStone IV are MUD-style games with a very loyal player base. Lara Croft Relic Run(TM) is a popular mobile game developed by Simutronics. Tank Storm and Admiral are mobile strategy games with very strong player bases, which are published by Babil Games. World at War is a successful mobile strategy game developed and published by eRepublik Labs. Nasdaq First North Ticker Symbol: SFCertified Adviser: Avanza Bank, phone +46 8 4094 2120

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