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Press Release:

    The Adventure Company Announces The Secrets of Atlantis
    Uncover a Secret That Will Change History Forever

    TORONTO, Canada. May 10, 2007. The Adventure Company, a leading publisher of PC adventure games in North America, today announced that it will publish the Nobilis game: The Secrets of Atlantis for Windows®. A must-play for every adventure game fan, you’ll climb aboard the famed Hindenburg Zeppelin aircraft to begin a quest that will take you to some of the most exotic locations in the world in search of answers to a mysterious forgotten civilization…

    Scheduled for release on May 22, 2007, The Secrets of Atlantis will sell throughout North America for a suggested retail price of $29.99 USD.

    Storyline
    It's 1937 and Howard Brooks, a young aeronautical engineer, returns from a conference in Germany. On board the Hindenburg Zeppelin taking him to New York, Howard is attacked by members of an occult sect. He soon learns that these evil-doers covet the mysterious secret of a forgotten civilization of which, it seems, he is an heir. Convinced that Howard possesses a key element of their research, they decide to set a trap for him.

    Caught up by his past, Howard sets out on an adventure that leads him to fascinating locations around the world: Macao, an Indian Palace, a temple in Mesopotamia and the Empire State Building in New-York. Each location has its own unique culture, landscape and secrets.

    Features
    • A fascinating quest full of surprises: set out in search of the lost continent and make discoveries beyond your wildest dreams.
    • Your chance to journey the world in a zeppelin: New York to Mesopotamia, via India and China, travel the world and experience its enchanting landscapes.
    • High-quality cinematographic production. An atmosphere so captivating, you’ll feel like you’re really living the adventure.
    • More than 30 characters to keep you company on your travels. Watch out – not everyone is totally trustworthy!
    • Dozens of puzzles and enigmas that will challenge you for hours.
    • Total immersion: puzzles are combined with an original soundtrack, short video sequences and charismatic characters.
    Filled with mystery and set in a unique film-noir style, The Secrets of Atlantis is a unique adventure game that will give you the feeling that you are really aboard the Hindenburg Zeppelin racing off to the world’s most exotic locations in search of answers to a forgotten civilization…

    About DreamCatcher Inc.
    DreamCatcher Inc. is a leading worldwide publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment software. Established in 1996, the company markets its products under two popular labels: DreamCatcher Games, featuring the critically acclaimed, best-selling game Painkiller; and The Adventure Company, the number one brand for PC adventure games worldwide including award winning titles such as Syberia and Agatha Christie: And Then There Were None.

    DreamCatcher products include titles for the PC as well as leading hardware platforms - the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the PlayStation® Portable (PSP) system, the Xbox® video game and entertainment system, the Nintendo Wii® and Game Boy® Advance.

    DreamCatcher is located in Toronto, Canada. Visit www.dreamcatchergames.com for more information.

    About Nobilis
    Nobilis Group, founded in Lyon in 2001, specializes in the publication and distribution of video games and video game accessories. Nobilis produces multi-platform games for PC, Xbox™, Xbox360™, PlayStation®2, PlayStation®3, PSP™, Nintendo Wii™, GameCube™, Nintendo DS™, Game Boy®Advance and Interactive DVD.

    Contributed by Jeanne (76645) on Dec 25, 2007.

The Adventure Company Product Page:
    Uncover A Secret That Will Change History Forever…

    It's 1937 and Howard Brooks, a young aeronautical engineer, returns from a conference in Germany. On board the Hindenburg Zeppelin taking him to New York, Howard is attacked by members of an occult sect. He soon learns that these evil-doers covet the mysterious secret of a forgotten civilization of which, it seems, he is an heir. Convinced that Howard possesses a key element of their research, they decide to set a trap for him.

    Caught up by his past, Howard sets out on an adventure that leads him to fascinating locations around the world: Macao, an Indian Palace, a temple in Mesopotamia and the Empire State Building in New-York. Each location has its own unique culture, landscape and secrets.

    Features:
    • A fascinating quest full of surprises: set out in search of the lost continent and make discoveries beyond your wildest dreams.
    • Your chance to journey the world in a zeppelin: New York to Mesopotamia, via India and China, travel the world and experience its enchanting landscapes.
    • High-quality cinematographic production. An atmosphere so captivating, you’ll feel like you’re really living the adventure.
    • More than thirty characters to keep you company on your travels. Watch out – not everyone is totally trustworthy! Dozens of puzzles and enigmas that will challenge you for hours.
    • Total immersion: puzzles are combined with an original soundtrack, short video sequences and charismatic characters.

    Contributed by Jeanne (76645) on Dec 19, 2007.

Back Cover - Windows (US/Canada):

    Even the greatest myths and legends
    hold elements of truth.

    PREPARE TO EMBARK on an incredible journey as you travel to the far corners of the world in search of the lost city of Atlantis. Take on the role of Harold Brooks, a young aeronautical engineer as he returns to New York from a conference in Germany. On board the Hindenburg Zeppelin, Howard is attacked by members of an occult Sect and soon learns that these evil-doers covet the mysterious secret of a forgotten civilization to which, it seems, he is an heir. Convinced that Howard possesses a key element of their research, they decide to set a trap for him. Put your life on the line as you encounter unspeakable dangers and heard-pounding adventures in order to reveal a secret hidden since the dawn of time.

    Contributed by Jeanne (76645) on Dec 19, 2007.

Inside Flaps - Windows (US/Canada):
    Travel to the Far Reaches of the Globe...

    Uncover a Secret Hidden Since the Dawn of Time...

    That Could Change the Course of History ... Forever.

    Contributed by Jeanne (76645) on Dec 19, 2007.

nobilis-france.com:
    1937. Howard Brooks, jeune ingénieur en aéronautique, rentre d’une conférence donnée en Allemagne. A bord du Zeppelin le “Hindenburg” qui le amène à New York, il est attaqué par les membres d'un groupe occulte. Il apprend rapidement que des hommes convoitent, à des fins néfastes, un mystérieux secret d'une civilisation oubliée. Rattrapé par son passé, Howard se lance alors dans une aventure qui le conduit vers des destinations fascinantes : New York, le territoire de Macao, l'Inde, la Mésopotamie… Embarqué à bord du "Hindenburg”, d’escale en escale, notre héros va faire de surprenantes découvertes.

    > Une véritable invitation au voyage. A bord du Zeppelin "Hindenburg", embarquez pour des destinations fascinantes et découvrez des décors parfaitement reconstitués à partir de photos d'époque : l'Empire State Bulding, le territoire de Macao, l'Inde ou encore la Mésopotamie...

    > Un scénario riche et aux multiples rebondissements, construit autour de la quête du mythique continent perdu : l'Atlantide.

    > Rencontrez une trentaines de personnages aux caractères marqués ou à la personnalité trouble, parmi lesquels une éminente archéologue, un mystérieux capitaine d'armée, un chasseur de trésors, un brillant homme d'affaires...

    > Une mise en scène cinématographique et un traitement graphique directement inspiré du cinéma des années 30 vous plonge dans une ambiance unique.

    > De multiples puzzles et énigmes à résoudre feront appel à votre sens logique et à votre intuition pour progresser dans l'aventure.

    Contributed by Jeanne (76645) on Jul 19, 2007.

gogamer.com description:
    Overview
    Set in the 1930s, the fifth installment in the Atlantis adventure series takes you across the world from New York to India.

    Along the way, you'll uncover clues that tie everything together to the mystery of Atlantis.

    1937. Howard Brooks, young aeronautical engineer, returns from a conference in Germany. On board the Hinderburg Zeppelin taking him to New York, Howard is attacked by members of an occult sect.

    He soon learns that these evildoers covet the mysterious secret of a forgotten civilization of which, it seems, he is the heir. Convinced that Howard has a key element of their research, they decide to set a trap for him.

    Caught up by his past, Howard sets out on an adventure that leads him, by turns, to fascinating locations: Macao, an Indian Palace, a temple in Mesopotamia, the Empire State,Building in New York. Each location has its own culture, landscape and secrets.

    Features
    A thrilling quest, full of risks and surprises: go in quest of the lost Continent and make discoveries that go beyond imagination!

    Fascinating environments that take you out yourself: on board the Zeppelin, visit dreamlike destinations as New York, Mesopotamia, India or China!

    A unique cinematographic approach, thanks to a graphic treatment inspired by films of the 30’s, that will plunge you into an absorbing atmosphere.

    About 30 characters with a strong personality that could surprise you at any time.

    Dozens of puzzles that call for your logical mind, for hours of fun!

    Contributed by Jeanne (76645) on Jul 19, 2007.