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SIERRA ON-LINE INC. APPOINTS JAMES W. THOMAS PRESIDENT OF SIERRA PUBLISHING

 OAKHURST, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra On-Line Inc. (NASDAQ: SIER) today announced that James W. Thomas, age 42, has joined the company as president of Sierra Publishing, a newly created position that resulted from recent organizational restructuring. Reporting directly to Ken Williams, president and chief executive officer of Sierra On-Line, Thomas will be responsible for developing, publishing and marketing products under the Sierra label.
 Sierra Publishing produces such first-tier titles as "King's Quest," "Police Quest," and "Leisure Suit Larry." Other marketing and development units include Bright Star Technology and Dynamix.
 Formerly, Thomas was vice president, chief financial officer and director of Microprose Inc., developer and publisher of entertainment software. Thomas possesses more than 14 years of experience in senior operational and financial management positions at other technology companies, most notably Oriole Systems Inc. and The Lockwood Association Inc. He earned a master of business administration degree from The Colgate Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia and a bachelor of science degree in mathematics from the Florida Institute of Technology.
 Sierra On-Line Inc. develops and publishes interactive entertainment and educational software from IBM PCs, PC-compatibles, Apple Macintosh computers and Sega-CD systems.
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 /CONTACT: Ken Williams, president and CEO of Sierra On-Line, 209-683-2598; or Eugene G. Heller of Silverman Heller Associates, 310-208-2550, for Sierra On-Line/
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