TORONTO, CANADA & KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – February 7, 2012 – TransGaming Inc. (TSX-V:TNG), the global leader in the multiplatform deployment of interactive entertainment, and Malaysia-based IPTV technology solution provider Select-TV, today announced a partnership that will introduce TransGaming’s GameTree™ TV into the hospitality market internationally. This partnership extends the GameTree TV reach and consumer audience by delivering high quality on-demand interactive entertainment to hotels, cruise liners, and hospitals in Asia and the Middle-East. In addition, GameTree TV will now reach consumer homes in Malaysia, Singapore, and India. Through this partnership, GameTree TV is expected to deploy within these markets by late Spring 2012.
Select-TV is an experienced and established technology solution provider offering end-to-end IPTV solutions to hotels, hospitals, cruise liners and other IPTV service providers. Through its market-leading EMAGINE content suite, Select-TV offers innovative, high quality on-demand entertainment services to some of the world’s most luxurious venues including Armani Hotel in Dubai, Emirates Palace and Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, Kempinski Residences & Suites in Doha, Lebua at State Tower Hotel in Bangkok, as well as Star Cruises' cruise ship SuperStar Virgo.
GameTree TV will be available in 50,000 connected suites and state rooms over the next year and will also be available on 6 new service providers powered by Select-TV in the Indo-Pacific region.
“GameTree TV offers a unique and engaging consumer experience that will allow Select-TV to deliver even more value to our customers by adding to the already wide-ranging selection of content that we provide through EMAGINE,” commented CS Goh, CEO of Select-TV. “TransGaming’s value proposition is a special one. It’s one all-encompassing digital platform that is accessible through the set-top box that offers a wealth of interactive entertainment content for all ages.”
“GameTree TV is ideally suited for Select-TV’s markets and this agreement extends the GameTree TV territorial reach by introducing our product offering to new audiences within the hospitality market,” commented Vikas Gupta, CEO & President of TransGaming Inc. “Our GameTree TV offering rounds out the EMAGINE suite of on-demand services perfectly, while Select-TV provides instant access to a lucrative market that represents an impressive win for TransGaming’s rapid expansion strategy.”
About TransGaming Inc.,
TransGaming Inc. (TSX-V: TNG) is the global leader in the multiplatform deployment of interactive entertainment. TransGaming works with the industry's leading developers and publishers to enable and distribute games for Smart TV set-top boxes, Mac computers, and Linux/CE platforms. TransGaming is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. To learn more about TransGaming visit transgaming.com.
TransGaming’s GameTree TM TV is the premier on-demand Smart TV gaming platform, offering an unparalleled user experience on the next generation of set-top boxes and connected consumer electronic (CE) devices. The GameTree TV Platform delivers an extensive catalog of video games that can quickly and easily be accessed on-demand. Through a flexible and seamless transaction system, subscribers can choose from a variety of pricing models billed directly through the cable provider. For more information about GameTree TV, visit gametreetv.com.
Select-TV is a major global Hospitality Interactive TV and IPTV technology solution provider. Select-TV’s core technology is deployed internationally in Hotels, Cruise Liners, Hospitals, etc. With operational presence in more than 15 countries, Select-TV’s award winning technology is the leader in the interactive TV solution industry.
Select-TV’s headquarters and research & development centre is located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia focusing on development of advanced technology for interactive television.