Pinnacle to distribute JoWood in UK

Austrian publisher signs exclusive distribution deal, lists 2007 releases.


Gothic publisher JoWood has announced it has appointed Pinnacle Software to exclusively distribute its titles in the UK. Among the first titles to be released are the ski sim Alpine Ski Racing 2007, the extreme sports game Freak Out - Extreme Freeride, and the counterterrorist shooter The Mark.

Pinnacle Software was founded in 1992 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pinnacle Entertainment. JoWood's UK sales director, Richard Grantham, said, "We have now established a clear route into the UK marketplace...Pinnacle has an excellent reputation for product distribution and sales."

The list of JoWood titles due for release in the UK in 2007 include:

Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient Express (PC)
Freak Out - Extreme Freeride (PSP, PC, PS2)
Alpine Ski Racing 2007 (PC, PS2)
The Mark (PC)
Flyboys (PC)
Lifesigns: Hospital Affairs (DS)
Neighbours From Hell (DS)
Painkiller (PSP, PS2)
AquaNox: The Angels Tears (PS2)
Atlantis Collector's Edition--The New World and Evolution (PC)
Dungeon Lord Collector's Edition (PC)
Egypt Collector's Edition--The Heliopolis Prophecy and The Fate of Ramses (PC)
Genesis Rising: The Universal Crusade (PC)
Jules Verne Collectors Edition--Voyage and Mysterious Island (PC)
Patriots: A Nation Under Fire (PC)
Safecracker (PC)

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