GamersGate Offers Select Prima Strategy Guides

NEW YORK - July 30, 2009

GamersGate, a leading platform for downloadable PC and Mac games, today announced that they are now offering official Prima Strategy Guides through their online store. The digital strategy guides can be downloaded directly through GamersGate’s client-free shop, and can be enjoyed alongside the rest of their extensive library of digitally distributed PC games.

“Prima’s official digital strategy guides offer complete expert advice in an easy-to-use, completely searchable format, providing strategy content when and where gamers need it most,” said Debra Kempker, President of Prima Games.“It is therefore only natural that Prima eGuides would be available on GamersGate, a one-stop-shop for the world’s best selection of both critically acclaimed and independent PC games.”

GamersGate customers can download the selection of official Prima Strategy Guides now, which includes:

• The Sims 3

• Dawn of Discovery

• Overlord 2

• Far Cry 2

• Spore: Galactic Adventure

• Dead Space

• Left 4 Dead

• And many more!

“Our philosophy is to provide gamers with the ultimate shopping destination for PC games and digital entertainment,” stated Theo Bergquist CEO of GamersGate.“Prima Games helps us achieve our goal of not only offering the widest selection of PC games, but also the widest and most convenient selection of support and services for those games.”

For more information, or to purchase official Prima strategy guides, visit www.gamersgate.com.

About GamersGate

GamersGate is a leading digital distribution platform creating easily accessible gaming experiences for gamers worldwide– anytime, anywhere. Viewed as a strong contender in the digital download arena, GamersGate continues to redefine the download industry and future strategies including the launch of several accompanying services and comprehensive tools, in addition to an aggressively growing product portfolio from a wide range of internationally recognized publishers. http://www.gamersgate.com

About Prima Games

Prima Games, an imprint of Random House Inc., is the world's leading publisher of game guides for computer and console video games, with more than 1,500 titles published and over 100 million guides in print. High-quality strategy guides, extensive retail distribution and relationships with top game developers and publishers have allowed Prima Games to claim the highest market share among game guide publishers. More information can be found on the Web at http://www.primagames.com.

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