FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HACKENSACK, NJ – August 30, 2011 – Slingo, Inc., a leading cross-media gaming company, today announced it is partnering with Collective Mindz, the independent publishing arm of Gator Publishing Services, to publish PC games based on Slingo’s popular casual games. The first title under the agreement is Slingo 15 th Anniversary Edition, a compilation of four great Slingo games scheduled to ship next month.
The four games in the compilation include Slingo Supreme, Slingo Mystery 2, Slingo Quest Egypt and the all-new Slingo Quest Amazon.
“We are excited to commemorate our 15-year anniversary with a great new PC offering for our community of players,” said Richard Roberts, CEO of Slingo, Inc. “We are looking forward to working with Collective Mindz to identify additional opportunities within the interactive entertainment space.”
Adds Andy Burton, President of Collective Mindz: “Slingo boasts 15 years of brand loyalty and innovation in the casual games space, and we are excited to work with them on such a quality collection of great-playing games.”
As Slingo approaches its 15 th anniversary this October, the company continues to be one of the premier cross-media gaming companies whose multi-million dollar brand reaches more than 55 million consumers across a variety of platforms. The company’s website, Slingo.com, has more than 4 million registered users -- 80% of which are women who are highly engaged and spend an average of 34 minutes per visit.
About Slingo, Inc.
Established in 1996, Slingo, Inc. was one of the first casual games companies and is currently one of the leading cross-media gaming companies worldwide. It currently develops and licenses the intellectual property for the Slingo ® brand of games, to include casual and social games; casino slot machines and table games; lottery tickets, TV programming and more. The Slingo brand reaches over 55 million people through casino slots, online, retail, mobile and other platforms, and its website has over 4 million registered users. People can play free games, as well as join the social networking community and enter sweepstakes for a chance to win cash prizes by visiting http://www.slingo.com.
About Collective Mindz
Established in 2010 in response to emerging market forces, Collective Mindz is a new breed of publisher for video game developers and publishers who are interested in establishing a North American presence without incurring the high risk or costly overhead. The company also allows established publishers the opportunity to expand their product lines under the Collective Mindz brand without impacting their core offerings. The company’s unique approach to the North American market results in multiple retail channels for its clients’ products, which it then supports with a comprehensive array of Sales, Marketing and PR services. Collective Mindz is the independent publishing arm of Gator Publishing Service and can be found online at www.collective-mindz.com.
About Gator Publishing Services
Gator Publishing Services (GPS) is an innovative publishing services company whose comprehensive approach enables independent video game developers and publishers to bring their games to the North American marketplace. GPS offers a full slate of customized publishing support services including sales, reporting, analysis, marketing & PR, creative services, distribution, manufacturing, operations, returns and product financing. The company also operates a wholly independent publishing arm, Collective Mindz that serves those clients seeking a premier U.S.-based publishing partner. Gator Publishing Services can be found online at www.gator-team.com.
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