NVIDIA has renewed and expanded its sponsorship of the
Cyberathlete Professional League (CPL), the world’s largest professional gaming
league, to include support for all CPL tournaments and events held in North
America, Europe and Asia, including two new “Super Bowl” style events slated for
2004.

As a worldwide sponsor, NVIDIA will exhibit at all key events and provide a
level of hardware support that enables the CPL to standardise on GeForceTM FX
graphics processing units (GPUs) in every PC used for competitive tournament
play. In Japan, NVIDIA was the premier sponsor of the CPL held from November 22
to 24, 2003.

NVIDIA Corporation, the worldwide leader in visual processing
solutions, today announced that it has renewed and expanded its sponsorship of
the Cyberathlete Professional League® (CPL), the world’s largest professional
gaming league, to include support for all CPL tournaments and events held in
North America, Europe and Asia, including two new “Super Bowl” style events
slated for 2004. As a worldwide sponsor, NVIDIA will exhibit at all key events
and provide a level of hardware support that enables the CPL to standardise on
GeForceTM FX graphics processing units (GPUs) in every PC used for competitive
tournament play.

“CPL competitors rely on us to provide them with fast and reliable PC hardware.
NVIDIA’s sponsorship allows us to deliver the best state-of-the-art equipment to
these cyber athletes,” said Angel Munoz, founder and president of the CPL.
“NVIDIA is the hands-down leader in graphics and we’re pleased to provide them
with the perfect environment to showcase their latest products to gamers
throughout the world.”

In addition, NVIDIA announced its role as title sponsor of the US$ 30,000 Halo PC
tournament, taking place for the first time at the upcoming CPL Winter 2003
Championships to be held in Dallas, Texas from December 16-20, 2003.

“CPL tournaments have attracted an astounding number of gamers from across the
globe and spectator viewership grows with each event,” said K B Ng, director of
marketing at NVIDIA Asia Pacific. "NVIDIA is committed to working with the CPL
and doing our part to help turn mature professional gaming into a true sporting
event."

At the upcoming event, NVIDIA will also host the “The Way It’s Meant to Be
Played” Gaming Zone, where gamers will have an opportunity to preview hot new
and upcoming PC games, including UbiSoft’s Far Cry, Electronic Arts’
Battlefield: Vietnam Epic Games’ Unreal Tournament 2004, Dreamcatcher Games’
Painkiller, and more. NVIDIA will also be hosting unofficial tournaments and
daily giveaways each day of the event. For more information about NVIDIA at the
CPL, please visit www.nvidia.com/nzone.

CPL tournaments are held in the United States, Germany, UK, Netherlands, Norway,
France, Singapore, Australia, and Brazil. For more information about the CPL,
please visit www.thecpl.com.

In Japan, NVIDIA was the premier sponsor of the CPL held from November 22 to 24,
2003. The annual competition saw the gathering of the nation’s top computer game
players competing in the game Counter-Strike at Namco’s LEDZONE. Teams battled
for the top prize of a NVIDIA GeForce FX 5950 Ultra.