GameFly Officially Launches Digital PC Client - the One-Stop Shop for Gamers
GameFly Celebrates by Giving Away 2K Games' Bioshock for Free for a Limited
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8, 2012
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --GameFly, Inc., the leading video
game service, announced today that its PC client is officially launched and
out of beta...just in time for the holiday games rush. The one-stop shop for
gamers features over 1500 PC games to buy and play, Unlimited PC Play with
hundreds of Windows games to play for free for GameFly members, and access to
more than 8000 console and handheld titles for rent, purchase and pre-order.
New to the clientis a growing catalouge of Mac games available for download
as well.The desktop client is a convenient resource for gamers with
up-to-the-minute-news and asset feeds, a vast library of game information,
videos and screenshots, and an active social community to discover what's hot
or not. For GameFly subscribers, they can also manage their GameQ for all
platforms on this easy to use client, the popular GameFly mobile App for iOS
and Android, mobile web and at GameFly.com.
"We used the positive and constructive feedback from our community during the
beta to help make the best product possible," said Sean Spector,GameFly
co-founder and SVP of Business Development and Content. "To celebrate the
launch of the client, we're excited to partner with 2K Games to give away
their highly acclaimed PC game Bioshock for free."
The free GameFly PC client can be downloaded here:
About 2K Games
Founded in 2005, 2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment for
console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including
smartphones and tablets through its three divisions: 2K Games, 2K Sports, and
2K Play that are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online
platforms and cloud streaming services. 2K publishes titles in today's most
popular gaming genres, including first-person shooters, action, role-playing,
real-time strategy, sports, casual, and family entertainment. The 2K label has
some of the most talented development studios in the world today, including
Firaxis Games, Visual Concepts, Irrational Games, 2K Marin, 2K Australia, 2K
Czech, Cat Daddy Games, and 2K China. In just a few short years, 2K launched
the 2007 Game of the Year - BioShock®; published the critically acclaimed
Borderlands™; continued the award-winning Sid Meier's Civilization® series;
delivered the #1 rated and #1 selling basketball franchise with NBA® 2K*; and
broke new ground in the family entertainment market with its multi-million
unit selling hit Carnival Games. 2K is headquartered in Novato, California and
is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
For more information, please visit www.2K.com.
About GameFly Inc.
GameFly, the leading video game service, allows members to rent one or more
video games concurrently, with no due dates, late fees or shipping charges.
Users can easily select from over 8,000 console/handheld titles or 1,500+ PC
games for immediate download, and manage their list of games online at
www.gamefly.com, the GameFly App for iOS and Android devices, or the new
digital PC Client. Members receive games via First-Class Mail and return them
to GameFly at their convenience using prepaid mailers. In addition to selling
video games through the "Keep" feature, GameFly also sells new and used video
games. For daily news and information, please visit www.facebook.com/gamefly
and follow the company on Twitter @GameFly.
SOURCE GameFly, Inc.
Contact: Ryh-Ming Poon, VP, Public Relations, GameFly, Inc., +1-424-603-6913,
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