SOURCE: RealNetworks

October 11, 2007 12:00 ET

Media Alert: RealNetworks Launches Shangri La 2 on and

New Casual Game Challenges Players With All-New Word Puzzles

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - October 11, 2007) -

WHAT: RealArcade® is announcing the availability of Shangri La 2, a new casual game developed by Zylom®, Real's Netherlands-based casual games studio.

This original word puzzle game is the second installment of the Shangri La series, offering gamers more than 100 levels of play and the option to adjust puzzle difficulty to suit a range of player abilities. Words can be formed by removing and arranging tiles from the screen before time runs out, with each level bringing gamers closer to uncovering the legendary golden seals of Shangri La.

Casual games are simple to learn but may take a life time to master. Fans of casual games enjoy the quick-play format that fits easily into busy schedules, providing a quick way to relax, recharge, or simply pass the time with an entertaining challenge.

WHEN: Shangri La 2 is available today, October 11, 2007.

WHERE: Visit and to play Shangri La 2 now.

WHO: RealArcade is one of the world's largest developers, publishers and distributors of casual games with a global reach of more than 40 million monthly unique users. As a leading global publisher, Real offers game developers the opportunity to tap into its network of Web sites, global distribution partners and expertise in games marketing.

RealNetworks, Inc. delivers digital entertainment services to consumers via PC, portable music player, home entertainment system or mobile phone. Real created the streaming media category in 1995 and has continued to lead the market with pioneering products and services, including: RealPlayer®, the first mainstream media player to enable one-click downloading and recording of Internet video; the award-winning Rhapsody® digital music service, which delivers more than 1 billion songs per year; RealArcade®, one of the largest casual games destinations on the Web; and a variety of mobile entertainment services, such as ringback tones, offered to consumers through leading wireless carriers around the world. RealNetworks' corporate information is located at

RealNetworks, Zylom, GameHouse, Mr.Goodliving, RealArcade, Rhapsody and RealPlayer are registered trademarks of RealNetworks, Inc. or its wholly owned subsidiary. All other trademarks, names of actual companies and products mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

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