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*SONY ONLINE ENTERTAINMENT ARTISTS FEATURED IN ANNUAL EXPOSÉ DIGITAL ART
BOOK*

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*SAN DIEGO, CA ? June 9, 2008* ? Six original pieces of artwork
showcasing the epic fantasy characters from the /EverQuest^® /franchise
online trading card game /Legends of Norrath/? are featured in the
prestigious EXPOSÉ 6 digital art book hitting store shelves this week,
Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) announced.

The illustrations by multiple distinguished SOE artists will be included
in the video game section of the latest EXPOSÉ book. The annual
compilation showcases the finest digital art in a variety of fields,
including games, digital illustration, television and 3D.

The included SOE art pieces were selected from thousands of entries by
an international committee of artists with professional backgrounds in a
variety of disciplines.

Joe Shoopack, director of Artistic Development, Sony Online
Entertainment, said the company?s artistic talent is reflected in the
fact that no other video game company has more pieces of art featured in
the book. ?We are flattered that some of our art is being viewed as some
of the world?s best,? Shoopack said.

The selected SOE pieces are:

* /Legends of Norrath/ ?Mayong Mistmoore? by Derek Herring
* /Legends of Norrath/ ?Oathbound?/ /by Clint Langley, Rob Tepper,
Deanna Dolph and Lagi Apostolou
* /Legends of Norrath/ ?Gnoll High Shaman? by Patrick Ho
* /Legends of Norrath/ ?Play Dead? by Roel Jovellanos
* /Legends of Norrath/ ?Queen Cristanos Thex? by Derek Herring
* /Legends of Norrath/ ?Ariseph, Mistress of Verse? by Derek Herring

?The EXPOSÉ series is an annual snapshot of the world?s best digital
art, and we?re very grateful that companies like Sony Online
Entertainment allow their artists to promote their amazing work in our
books,? said Daniel P. Wade, co-publisher of Ballistic Media. ?The
standard of entries for EXPOSÉ 6 was exceptionally high, and it?s a
testament to Sony Online Entertainment that so many of its artists were
featured this year.?

EXPOSÉ 6 can be ordered online at
http://www.ballisticpublishing.com/books/expose/expose_6/ or purchased
at select retail store locations found at
http://www.ballisticpublishing.com/locations/usa.php.

*About Sony Online Entertainment*

Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) is a recognized worldwide leader in
massively multiplayer online games, with hundreds of thousands of
subscribers around the globe. SOE creates, develops and provides
compelling entertainment for the personal computer, online, game console
and wireless markets. Known for its blockbuster franchises and hit
titles including EverQuest®, EverQuest® II, Champions of Norrath®,
Untold Legends?, and PlanetSide®, as well as for developing Star Wars
Galaxies?, SOE continues to redefine the business of online gaming and
the creation of active player communities while introducing new genres
on various entertainment platforms. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, with
additional development studios in Austin, TX, Seattle, WA, Denver, CO,
and Taiwan, SOE has an array of cutting-edge games in development.

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/SOE, the SOE logo, EverQuest and PlanetSide are registered trademarks
of Sony Online Entertainment LLC. Untold Legends and Legends of Norrath
are trademarks of Sony Online Entertainment LLC. All other trademarks
and trade names are properties of their respective owners./

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