NEW YORK - June 30, 2009
GamersGate, a leading platform for digitally distributed PC and Mac games, today announced that it is partnering with Iceberg Interactive to distribute select titles worldwide. Poker Simulator is now available on GamersGate, and additional titles including The Last Chariot of the Gods and Bee Smart will be available in the coming months.
“GamersGate’s growing audience and expanding library of critically acclaimed and independent titles is the perfect destination for our games,” said Erik Schreuder, CEO and Founder of Iceberg Interactive.“We strive to produce the best possible gaming experience, and strongly believe that how and where gamers buy their games is a big part of that experience.”
Poker Simulator, available for both PC and Mac, will be released on GamersGate’s Mac section, which launched on June 10. Bee Smart is a brain training game for kids, developed for the PC and consoles. The game will improve certain brain activities, such as speed, perception, creativity and memory, making it a great choice for responsible parents who want their children to learn while they play. The Last Chariot of the Gods, a point and click adventure game for the PC, was developed by the Austrian studio Homegrown Games. The Last Chariot of the Gods submerges players in a world of ancient legends and modern day conspiracy to answer the ultimate question– are we alone in the universe? All games will be available for download at http://www.GamersGate.com.
“Iceberg Interactive shares our mission of supporting independent developers by helping them to leverage their creativity and drive new revenue based on the quality of their games,” stated Theodore Bergquist CEO of GamersGate.“Our shared vision is key to achieving our goals and bringing innovation to the gaming industry.”
For more information, or to purchase Iceberg Interactive titles, please visit www.gamersgate.com and follow @GamersGate on twitter.
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 Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive is a brand new videogame publisher set to make a splash in the interactive entertainment industry. Staffed with industry veterans and with offices in key locations around the world, Iceberg Interactive is a new alternative for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. Iceberg Interactive's portfolio of products includes titles for both the PC and console platforms, with a special focus on the casual gamer and specialty niche products. This is reflected in our launch line-upwhich contests simulators, tycoon, adventure, action and brain-training games. When it comes to games… don’t just play… play it cool. www.iceberg-interactive.com
Joe Ziemer, TriplePoint