|New York, NY September 8, 2003 -- Arkadium, Inc., a leading provider of unique online game software, today announced that it has launched nine new games on Oxygen.com. Oxygen.com is part of Oxygen Media, a 24-hour cable network and online site that puts a fresh spin on entertainment for women.|
The free flash games that include favorites such as Solitaire and Mah Jongg, will help drive fun and interactivity in the games section on the Oxygen Website and further Arkadium's focus on women gamers.
'We are very excited about developing a relationship with one of the most credible brands in the media and entertainment community,' stated Jessica Rovello, Chairman of Arkadium. 'This relationship will help to introduce Arkadium's games to professional, upwardly mobile women and mothers. This is a community of individuals that makes up the majority of online gamers and a demographic that we have specifically chosen to target.'
'Oxygen is pleased to offer these games on our website,' said Betsy Finston, Oxygen Vice President, Interactive and Creative Services. 'We are an entertainment focused brand and we know that women play games online to have fun.'
In addition to the relationship with Oxygen.com, the newest version of the Arkadium Gamedek, the company's flagship product, is available for download (less than 1MB) at the company's Web site. Energized by Arkadium's Powerplay technology, the Gamedek is the only system that allows players to challenge the opponent of their choice in a game of skill while securely wagering on the outcome. For more information log on to www.arkadium.com.
About Arkadium, Inc.
Arkadium, Inc. is a leading provider of unique online game software whose games reach over 175 million people monthly. The Arkadium Gamedek, its flagship product, is the only system that allows players to challenge the opponent of their choice in a game of skill while securely wagering on the outcome. The Company's second product, FreePlay, is a high quality flash game package now available on Terra.com, UGO.com and NYPOST.com amongst others. Energizing The Company's portfolio of gaming products is its PowerPlay technology, a secure set of tools that are used to develop games for PDAs, cell phones, interactive television and the Internet.
Arkadium is a ZelnickMedia portfolio company, headquartered in New York City. For more information visit www.arkadium.com or contact Arkadium via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.