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Braintree – February, 2009 – Following the pan-European success of “The Road to Vegas” on Nintendo DS in 2008 Midas has announced that is has struck a second deal with UK developer Laughing Jackal.

The new title “The Big Deal”, also an exclusive for Nintendo DS, will feature ten of the most popular card-based gambling titles including Texas Hold ‘em, Black Jack and Baccarat.

With multiple difficulty settings, up to 8 player multiplayer options and testing tournaments “The Big Deal” looks set to be acclaimed as the definitive card game compilation on the format when it is released in May 2009.

Head of Sales for Midas, Sam Collins explained “The Road to Vegas showed us that there is a real demand for high quality gambling game content on the Nintendo DS. The team at Laughing Jackal delivered the right product to us and I am sure we will have a similar success with The Big Deal.”

For further information on “The Big Deal” and Midas’ full range of games, visit www.midasinteractive.com

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About Midas Interactive
Midas Interactive Entertainment Ltd, based at Braintree, Essex, United Kingdom, is a leading European publisher and developer of video games for all major gaming platforms, including Nintendo DS, Playstation Portable, PlayStation 2 and PC.
Midas has established market leading budget ranges on the major console formats. The company mantra is to offer the best possible value for money in the market place and have a range that has the widest possible market appeal.
The Midas formula works with total PlayStation sales exceeding 11 million units in Europe alone. The future for Midas is to grow and improve the current ranges while ensuring that the demands of the next generation of gaming platforms are met. www.midasinteractive.com
About Majesty House

Majesty House is a newly established holding company looking after a group of companies operating within the entertainment industry. These companies are Midas Interactive Entertainment Ltd, Ghostlight Ltd, and Laughing Jackal Ltd (a development and testing studio).

The primary role of Majesty House is to firmly establish the Majesty House Group in the entertainment sector and deliver a profitable, vertically integrated business model.

“Majesty House – the home of entertainment” www.majesty-house.co.uk