PlayFirst Delivers Games to PC Users via Steam

August 12, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ — PlayFirst, Inc., the publisher of award-winning and family-friendly interactive entertainment products in North America (PlayFirst), and Valve Corporation (Valve), a developer of leading-edge technologies and software, announced today an agreement to bring PlayFirst titles to customers worldwide via Steam(R), Valve’s leading platform for digital content distribution and management.

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Beginning today, ten of the top PlayFirst titles will be available for purchase via Steam, which makes PC games available online to more than 20 million users worldwide. PlayFirst will continue to add to its roster of games on Steam, providing users with instant access – after purchase, they can download the game immediately and start playing. Pricing will be announced at a later date.

Once players have a Steam account, they can sign in from any PC to access their Steam-distributed PlayFirst games. Because games are associated with their account and not their computer, players can get lost in the world of their favorite game anytime, anywhere.

For more information about PlayFirst games coming to Steam, please visit www.steamgames.com.

About Steam

The leading online platform for PC games and digital entertainment, Steam delivers new releases and online services to over 20 million PC users around the world. For more information, please visit www.steamgames.com.

About PlayFirst, Inc.

PlayFirst is an innovative entertainment company dedicated to making games appealing to everyone. By creating engaging story worlds that capture the imagination and bringing them to life across popular platforms worldwide, including PC, Mac, mobile, handheld, and console, PlayFirst teams make quality gaming experiences available everywhere consumers want to play. The company’s portfolio includes world-renowned titles, such as Diner Dash(R), Wedding Dash(R), Cooking Dash(R), Chocolatier(R), and Dream Chronicles(R). PlayFirst games are available in major retailers and on more than 500 sites in 20 languages. For more information, visit www.playfirst.com.

PlayFirst, Chocolatier, Cooking Dash, Diner Dash, Dream Chronicles, Wedding Dash, and all related titles, logos, and characters are trademarks of PlayFirst, Inc.

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