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SEGA REVEALS DETAILS OF UPCOMING ALIENS: COLONIAL MARINES

/*/First-Person Shooter Based on Popular Motion Picture Franchise Coming
to Xbox 360®, PLAYSTATION®3, and PC in Late 2008/*/

*SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON *(February 21, 2008) – SEGA® of America Inc. and
SEGA® Europe Ltd. today revealed details of the highly-anticipated
squad-based first-person shooter video game, /Aliens: Colonial
Marines™/. Licensed through an exclusive agreement with Twentieth
Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising and developed by Gearbox
Software, the game will be available on Xbox 360® video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION®3 computer
entertainment system and Windows-based PC in late 2008.

In /Aliens: Colonial Marines/, players are part of a United States
Colonial Marine squad and must prepare to face an Aliens assault more
intense and horrific than ever before. Driven by a compelling and
original story penned by renowned writers Bradley Thompson and David
Weddle, /Aliens: Colonial Marines/ will retain the atmospheric look and
feel of the original films while leveraging next-generation technology
to create an entirely new interactive /Aliens/ experience.

Packing classic /Aliens/ weaponry ranging from pulse rifles to
flamethrowers as well as brand-new equipment and skills all within a
squad-based combat system, players will become an elite United States
Colonial Marine. Featuring claustrophobic environments, a brooding
soundtrack, and a multitude of surprises and shocks, players will battle
against menacing alien hordes in strikingly detailed levels that include
the stark interiors of the abandoned Sulaco and unique environments
created specifically for the game.

/Aliens: Colonial Marines/ will feature a story driven single-player
mode and an all-new four player co-op mode allowing players to share the
chilling experience with three friends. In co-op mode, each player will
assume the persona of a United States Colonial Marine and have a
distinct role to play in the completion of every mission. Additionally,
more multiplayer modes will be revealed later in the year that will
complete the /Aliens/ video game experience.

Since its 1979 debut, /Alien/ and its three sequels have grossed more
than $557 million worldwide, garnering numerous awards, including two
Academy Awards^® . In 2002, /Alien/ was deemed “culturally significant”
by the United States Library of Congress and was selected for
preservation in the National Film Registry. For more information, please
visit www.sega.com/aliens . /Aliens:
Colonial Marines/ is also available for pre-order at www.gamestop.com
.

*_About SEGA of America Inc.:_*

SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA
Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside
and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes
interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware
platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by
Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. SEGA of
America’s Web site is located at _www.sega.com_.

*_ _*

*_About SEGA Europe Ltd.:_*

SEGA® Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based
SEGA Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment
both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes
interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware
platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by
Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA
Europe’s web site is located at www.sega-europe.com
.

*_ _*

*_About Gearbox Software_** *

Gearbox Software, an independent video game development studio located
in Dallas, TX, is respected industry-wide for their ability to create
award winning, blockbuster interactive entertainment. Comprised of
veteran talent, Gearbox Software has established itself as an industry
leader, developing games for consoles and personal computers for many of
the industry's top franchises including Half-Life, Halo: Combat Evolved,
Counter-Strike, James Bond and Tony Hawk. With Brothers in Arms Road to
Hill 30, Gearbox Software launched its first original brand to receive
critical acclaim and record sales in 2005. Gearbox Software is currently
developing original titles for next generation video game consoles and
Windows Vista. Additional information regarding Gearbox Software can be
found at www.gearboxsoftware.com .

*_About Twentieth Century Fox _*

A recognized industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Licensing and
Merchandising licenses and markets properties worldwide on behalf of
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Twentieth Television and Fox
Broadcasting Company, as well as third party lines. The division is
aligned with Twentieth Century Fox Television, one of the top suppliers
of primetime entertainment programming to the broadcast networks.

Aliens: Colonial Marines ™ & © 2008 Twentieth Century Fox Film
Corporation. All rights reserved. * *

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