SOURCE: Signature Devices, Inc.

January 31, 2007 16:05 ET

Graffiti Entertainment, Video Game Subsidiary of Signature Devices, Receives Vendor Approval From Major Retailers That Include Toys "R" Us and

REDWOOD CITY, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 31, 2007 --Graffiti Entertainment, LLC (, interactive entertainment and video game development and publishing subsidiary of Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) (, has received vendor approval from major retailers that among others, include Toys "R" Us and

"Acquiring broad distribution for our video games in online as well as brick and mortar mainstream and specialty retailers is a very significant step towards making Graffiti Entertainment a substantial video game publisher," says Kenneth Hurley, CEO of both Signature Devices and Graffiti Entertainment. "We are delighted to have been approved by these significant retailers and we look forward to shipping them our video games. We are taking advantage of the ever-increasing video game market, which according to market research firm NPD Group, U.S. sales of software, hardware and accessories were up 19 percent to $12.5 billion in 2006."

Graffiti Entertainment is now shipping "Crazy Frog Racer" in North America for the PC. Developed by Neko Entertainment, it is based on the phenomenal worldwide success of the animated cell phone ring-tone Crazy Frog character "The Annoying Thing™."

In mid-September, Graffiti Entertainment shipped "Chain of Command: Eastern Front" and "Red Jets" developed for the PC by Interactive Video Games ( These games have an MSRP of $19.95. In mid-December it shipped "Back To Stone" developed by Neko Entertainment ( and "Mazes of Fate" developed by Sabarasa Entertainment ( for the Nintendo Game Boy® Advance hand-held video game system. Each of these games has an MSRP of $29.95.

"Expanding our retail distribution and the marketing channels we have available to us, also puts us in an enviable position to acquire several more titles from independent developers to publish during 2007, as well as provide a receptive market for a number of games we are producing internally," concludes Mr. Hurley.

Veteran game programmer Kenneth Hurley and several other industry veterans founded Redwood City, CA-based Signature Devices, Inc. in 2002. Signature Devices, Inc. has a long list of noteworthy PC and Xbox game credits including "SAMURAI SHODOWN V" for Xbox, "King of Fighters '94 Rebout" for Xbox, "Farcry" and "Medal of Honor - Pacific Assault," and many others. In addition, its Graffiti Entertainment subsidiary publishes video games from independent developers. This includes "Crazy Frog Racer" for the PC, "Chain of Command: Eastern Front" for the PC, "Red Jets" for the PC, "Back To Stone" for the Nintendo Game Boy® Advance, and "Mazes of Fate" for the Nintendo Game Boy® Advance.

About Graffiti Entertainment, LLC and Signature Devices, Inc.:

Based in Redwood City, Calif., Graffiti Entertainment, LLC ( is a full service developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software for advanced entertainment consoles. Its focus is on creating, developing, and publishing trend setting titles with mass-market appeal. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) ( that creates, develops and manufactures advanced information technology, including computer systems, software and electronics products. One of the company's premiere technologies includes a blend of hardware and software for Image generation technology used in video games and simulations.

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