Top International Gaming Portal Bigpoint Fuels Its U.S. Expansion with Exclusive Online Advertising Services from Intergi

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. & SAN FRANCISCO--Bigpoint,  a worldwide leader in online games, has signed an exclusive advertising  agreement with Intergi  Entertainment, the premier global gaming site representation  company, to manage all aspects of online advertising in North America.

With over 200 million registered users worldwide, Bigpoint.com is home  to more than 60 games, including popular titles such as Battlestar  Galactica Online, DarkOrbit  and FARMERAMA.  In April 2010, Bigpoint opened its first U.S. office in San Francisco to  produce games specifically for American audiences. As part of Bigpoint’s  push into the U.S., the company has tapped market-leader Intergi  Entertainment for online advertising services across all its properties  in North America.

“The United States is the largest games market in the Western world, and  we are committed to developing a very large and successful presence  here,” said Bigpoint  CEO, Heiko Hubertz. “Just as we are developing games specifically  for America, the overall experience, including advertising, has to be  similarly appropriate and top notch. Intergi is the only partner that  can deliver both the premier advertisers and user experience we are  looking for.”

The top digital outlet for reaching video game and entertainment  enthusiasts online, Intergi represents many of the world’s top game  publishers. As a result, leading advertisers choose Intergi to reach  this large and desirable consumer audience. In fact, Inc. Magazine  recently ranked Intergi at #113 in its annual Inc. 500 ranking of the  nation’s fastest growing private companies citing three year revenue  growth of 2,383 percent.

“Bigpoint is one of the most successful gaming portals in the world,”  said Jayson Dubin, CEO of Intergi Entertainment. “We are thrilled to be  an integral part of Bigpoint’s strategy to grow its business in the U.S.  and look forward to bringing new gaming opportunities and audiences to  our advertising partners.”

About Intergi Entertainment

Ranked by comScore as a top digital outlet for reaching video game and  entertainment enthusiasts online, Intergi Entertainment offers  advertisers unparalleled access to millions of online gaming enthusiasts  powering the multi-billion dollar gaming industry. Recently listed in  the prestigious Inc. 500 list of America's fastest-growing private  companies, Intergi helps connect advertisers and brand managers with the  coveted male (18-34) and female (25-54) consumer engaged in online  gaming. Intergi creates customized, site specific and channel-wide  opportunities designed to help each advertiser deploy tailored,  integrated advertising campaigns, including banner ads, takeovers and  in-game opportunities, across entertainment and specialized gaming  categories. For more information, visit http://www.intergi.com.

About Bigpoint

Bigpoint is an online-game developer, publisher and content provider for more  than 1000 global distribution partners. Bigpoint’s free-to-play games  are played by over 200 million registered users in over 30 languages.  The company’s diversified portfolio includes high quality games for  browser, mobile and social platforms. More than 800 employees from over  35 different nations work at the company headquarters in Hamburg,  Germany or at other locations in Berlin, San Francisco, São Paulo and  Malta. Bigpoint’s many distinctions in the industry include the Mashable  Best Online Game Award for “Farmerama,” the “Fastest Growing Larger  Company,” and “Uniqueness of Offering” prizes at the 2010 Media Momentum  Awards, as well as the MTV Skyscraper Award for extraordinary  achievement in game development. For more information or press material,  please visit the press area at www.bigpoint.net.  


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