Virgin PLAY opens offices in Portugal

Madrid, July 16th 2007 - The Spanish company Virgin PLAY in its efforts to expand its market and provide a more personalized service to the Portuguese market is proud to announce the opening of their new office in Portugal.

Virgin PLAY, like all major Spanish companies, has always bet on the Portuguese market. For this reason, and following its plans to expand into the international market, Virgin PLAY has recently moved forward opening a new office in Lisbon.

Staffed with experienced professionals from the videogame industry, the office will carry the V.2Play name, Virgin´s new brand name.

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Para más información:

Virgin PLAY España V.2PLAY Portugal

Dpto. Comunicación: Avenida Luque de Loulé, 123

pr@virginplay.es Edif.. Studio Office

Pº de la Castellana, 9-11 1069-152 Lisboa, PORTUGAL

Madrid 28046 ESPAÑA T. 00351 21 314 65 10

Tel.: + 34 91 789 35 50

About Virgin PLAY:

Virgin Interactive España opened its doors in 1995 by the hand of Mariele Isidoro and Francisco Encinas as a subsidiary of the Virgin Interactive, owned by VIACOM. In May of 2002 Tim Chaney and Francisco Encinas lead a management buyout and renamed the company Virgin PLAY becoming the exclusive distributor in the Spanish and Portuguese markets for companies such as: Midway, Ignition (SNK), Koch Media and Koei just to name a few.

During this period, Virgin PLAY has become a leader in the videogame sector being responsible for launching franchises such as: Resident Evil, Command and Conquer, Driver and Baldur’s Gate and is also the first 100% Spanish publisher for consoles.

Virgin´s first publishing projects were Torrente 3, Dead&Furious and Final Armada. The company will add on to their catalogue with titles such as Donkey Xote, Snow x Racing, The Crusades and Real Madrid, which will be published under Virgins new brand: V2Play.

Virgin sells and distributes its products worldwide using local distributors as well as their own offices in Spain and Portugal. For more information: www.virginplay.es


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