Hipnotic Interactive changes name of company to Ritual Entertainment

DALLAS, TX -- June 9, 1997 -- Hipnotic Interactive announced today that is has changed the name of its company to Ritual Entertainment. The announcement was made today by Harry Miller, CEO of Ritual Entertainment.

Comprised of some of the industry's brightest and most creative individuals who have produced serveral successful PC titles, Ritual Entertainment is committed to creating hyper-immersive computer games. As Hipnotic Interactive, the company's first game -- developed in conjunction with id Software -- was the Quake Mission Pack #1: Scourge of Armagon. Ritual Entertainment is currently developing Sin, a first-person 3D action game utilizing id Software's Quake engine. The game will be published by Activision, Inc.