From: Michael Dwan
Sent: Thursday, August 20, 1998 10:18 PM
To: Pete Peter
Cc: Steven Roseta; Michael Dwan
Subject: OEM Communications Bulletin: IMG PGL Updated
A new Interactive Media Group PLG has been published with significant
* Encarta Encyclopedia: has substantially reduced royalties at 25k and
* Graphics category has been added. Previously DAD owned: Picture It!,
* Greetings & Picture It!: substantial royalty reductions and added UK
English edition. Picture It! Express is also now available.
* Games: Price reductions on Age of Empires, CART, Monster Truck 1
* New Products Added:
- Games: Combat Flight Sim, MotoCross Madness 3D, Urban Assault,
OutWars, Close Combat 3, Pinball Arcade, revenge of Arcade.
- Mapping: MapPoint
- Personal Finance: TaxSaver
- Reference: Encarta Africa
- Dreamworks: small Soldiers: Squad Commander (an OEM exclusive!)
- Kids: My Personal Tutor 1st & 2nd grade
- Graphics: Home Publishing.
* New Versions: Auto Route Express, Money, Encarta Virtual Globe/World
Atlas, Bookshelf, Golf, Monster Truck Madness, Greetings, Picture It,
Expedia Streets and Trips 2000.
* Internet Properties: Fighter Ace and Zone clients with online time
(only offered in NA at 200k units and up).
* DVD skus added: Graphics Studio Home Publishing, Kids super combo,
Close Combat 1-3 Series, Encarta.
* International: reduced pricing of Japanese languages titles, they are
now in line with other international versions.
* Deletions: Flight Sim v6.0, Golf 2.0 and 3.0, Kids Plus Pack, My
Personal Tutor Pre School to First Grade, autoMap Streets & Trip Planner
v5.0. AutoRoute Express Europe & GB v5.0, Encarta World Atlas v3.0.
Account Managers should cease using the previous versions of the IMG PGL
at this time.
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