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London, June 24th 2003 - Fans of controversial first person adventure game POSTAL 2 are set to enjoy more levels, more weapons, fiercer fighting and better gameplay thanks to a downloadable upgrade pack from world-renowned games developer Running With Scissors. POSTAL 2 is the follow-up to the notorious PC game POSTAL.

"This is POSTAL 2 on rocket fuel. We’ve got Weapons of Mass Destruction, Tora Bora caves and machineguns that fire scissors." Cried a shell shocked Chris Warrender, publishing director of POSTAL 2 publisher Whiptail Interactive.

New additions include the "Obligatory Sewer System" level and the "Tora Bora" level in which you have to find the secret cave hideout of the Taliban. There are also two new difficulty settings "Insane-o" and "They Hate Me" to satisfy those hardcore gamers who thought that POSTAL 2 was too easy as well as enough new and improved weaponry to warm the cockles of all those budding Charlton Heston’s out there.

"This upgrade pack is deadlier than a SAR’s enema. POSTAL 2 now runs faster and hotter than Ben Johnson on steroids." said Vince Desi, CEO, Running With Scissors.

The upgrade contains important gameplay enhancements that dramatically improve the performance of the game. Improved support for joysticks and extra mouse buttons gives greater control while faster transition loading times mean an end to long waits between levels.

The upgrade patch can be downloaded from a number of gaming websites including,,,,, and

For further information on the POSTAL 2 Upgrade Pack, please visit:


About POSTAL 2:

Developed by Running With Scissors and sequel to the notorious original, this iteration of the envelope-pushing franchise puts players once again in the well-worn shoes of the hair-trigger Postal Dude. POSTAL 2 operates on Epic’s Unreal Warfare Engine and benefits from a host of new features including; fully-explorable open-ended 3D environments, innovative first person shooter action and interaction with well over a hundred unique non-playable characters (NPC’s) including Gary Coleman (Arnold from 80’s TV show ‘Different Strokes’). For further information on POSTAL 2, please visit:

About Whiptail Interactive:

Based in Westchester, PA, with offices in London and Spain, Whiptail Interactive is a full service PC and console games publisher focused on North America and Europe. Whiptail Interactive’s unique approach to partnering with developers and publishers provides its partners with a more profitable channel to the retail markets than is currently available with any other company. For further information on Whiptail Interactive, please visit:

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