Atlanta– (July 7, 2008)– No more having to lug around hundreds of cumbersome press kits: Games Press, the ultimate resource for game journalists, has launched a new version of acclaimed online newsroom www.e3press.com dedicated to the 2008 E3 Media&Business Summit (running July 15-17 at the Los Angeles Convention Center), offering journalists instant access to all the hottest news and assets coming out of the biggest video game industry tradeshow of the year.
Starting today, media can register at www.e3press.com to download press releases, screenshots, videos, trailers and product details on the year’s hottest PC/console titles as soon as the show begins, putting a wealth of raw materials right at their fingertips.
Video game publishers or other E3 exhibitors can make use of the site free-of-charge by emailing their E3 press kits to firstname.lastname@example.org or by uploading materials to the Games Press ftp (please contact Jonathan Davies at email@example.com for link). For added benefits, including watermark-free asset availability and tracking of user click-throughs and downloads, publishers can additionally subscribe to the Games Press Elite service.
"E3Press.com continues to remain the most popular resource for journalists on tight schedules and even tighter deadlines to effortlessly access game information and assets remotely or straight from the show floor," said Scott Steinberg, publisher of Games Press USA. "For the third year running, we’re proud to offer publishers a resource that lets them instantly put vital information into the hands of both mainstream and enthusiast media."
Journalists and industry pros can access the site free-of-charge once they've registered and received a login. For full access to all images on the site and additional services, users will need to subscribe to, or buy credits for, the Games Press Pro service.
About Games Press USA
Games Press USA is the American arm of Games Press Ltd., which runs www.gamespress.com. Founded in 2000, gamespress.com is the games industry’s leading online source of product information and assets, accessed daily by over 18,000 games journalists, retailers and distributors from more than 70 countries. Games Press also supplies the Paladin Media Bank virtual press kit system to a range of clients across the games industry.
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For additional information and instructions on uploading press kits onto the website or how to access the website, please contact:
Stacy Miles, Bender/Helper Impact, Stacy_Miles@bhimpact.com, 310-694-3106