Slingo.com, a popular destination for casual games and community, has added a suite of multiplayer tournament games powered by the industry leading Game Trust platform. Registered players can now compete in exciting games of pool, chess, and other great games to win "Slingo Coins," which can be used to purchase entries into cash and merchandise sweepstakes at Slingo.com.
NEW YORK, NY -- November 13, 2006 -- Slingo.com, a popular destination for casual games and community, has added a suite of multiplayer tournament games powered by the industry leading Game Trust platform. Registered players can now compete in exciting games of pool, chess, and other great games to win "Slingo Coins," which can be used to purchase entries into cash and merchandise sweepstakes at Slingo.com. The Game Trust platform enhances the experience by adding instant messaging, buddy lists, avatars, match making, and chat to the overall Slingo.com community experience.
"We are excited to partner with Game Trust and offer our players a new way to engage each other in fun yet competitive game play," says Eric Lamendola, Director of Business Development at Slingo, Inc. "We carefully selected a suite of multiplayer games by Game Trust that matches the demands of our consistently growing online player base. The Game Trust platform offers many community features that our players will enjoy."
The new multiplayer tournament games are available under the "Tournament" section of the Slingo.com network. Players need to register to be eligible to compete for the Slingo Coins, joining 3+ million players from around the world who have already registered. Players can compete for thousands of Slingo Coins, matching their skills against players from around the world through the Game Trust lobby system.
"Slingo is one of the top casual games ever developed, and Game Trust is proud to power one of the original innovators in the casual game market," says Adeo Ressi, CEO of Game Trust. "We are working closely with Slingo to provide new models for online play, and you should expect to see more announcements about our collaboration in the future."
Visit www.slingo.com to enter an exciting new tournament game today. Learn more about the Game Trust platform at www.gametrust.com.
About Game Trust
Game Trust (http://www.gametrust.com) is a leading publisher and software provider for community and commerce features in online casual games. The Game Frame platform by Game Trust includes over 60 original titles from leading developers, offering chat, instant messenger, avatars, and other cutting-edge community features integrated into the player experience. Over 120,000 websites have Game Frame deployed today. Game Trust's vision is to build a common infrastructure for online casual game play worldwide. The Company is venture backed with offices in New York and Denmark.
About Slingo, Inc.
Slingo, Inc. is a U.S. based company which through visionary leadership and creative minds have effectively developed and licensed the intellectual property for the Slingo brand games. Over the past 10 years, as a leader in the continually growing "casual games" space, Slingo, Inc. has successfully licensed to partners world-wide for use with: online game sites, downloadable games, instant lottery tickets, casino slot machines, casino table games, broadcast and cable television, mobile phone games, and other interactive mediums. Slingo Inc.'s flagship game "Slingo" boasts over 3 billion games played because of its irresistible game play and community. Some of Slingo, Inc.'s partners include America Online, IGT, Funkitron, Game Trust, Coastal Amusements, Oberthur Gaming Technologies, The United States Playing Card Company, Game Logic, Blaze Interactive and TVcompass. People can play Slingo and other games, as well as join the most engaging social networking community by going to - (http://www.slingo.com).