First Mobile App "Fan vs. Machine" Delivers Patented Next Generation
Technology to Fantasy Basketball
SKYLLZONE's Unique App Lets Users Instantly Compete Against Nine Computer
NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2014
NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --SKYLLZONE(SM) today announced the
launch of Fan vs. Machine(SM) Fantasy Basketball, a new fantasy sports app,
available for iOS in the Apple App Store. Driven by a first-of-its-kind
patented technology, Fan vs. Machine is an innovative fantasy basketball game
that lets users instantly snake draft and compete against computers in a one
day long contest. The game is free to play and offers cash prizes for beating
Fan vs. Machine was developed using SKYLLZONE's proprietary patented game
technology that allows users to play against computer teams controlled by
algorithms for draft strategy and draft pick selections. Computer teams allow
for quick draft pick selections, eliminating the hassle and time commitment
usually associated with traditional human-player snake drafts. Drafts can be
completed in less than 10 minutes.
For the first time, users can play fantasy sports against computers instantly,
on their own schedule and without a season long commitment. Designed
specifically for mobile, Fan vs. Machine provides an authentic yet challenging
fantasy snake draft experience. The snake draft format is the preferred mode
of selection for 90% of the more than 33 million fantasy sports players in the
USA, according to the Fantasy Sports Trade Association.
"Fan vs. Machine is an intuitive app that lets individuals play fantasy
basketball anytime anywhere. It's a new way to play fantasy sports, and no
other company is offering this experience," said Mike Presz, Chairman of
SKYLLZONE. "We've created an awesome product with a solid technological
infrastructure and believe that it will appeal to both casual and hard core
fantasy sports players. People who currently play fantasy sports will find
Fan vs Machine to be a fun and natural transition into daily and weekly games.
It is truly redefining the future of fantasy sports," Presz added.
Users can start drafting today on the newly launched iPhone app (iOS6/iOS7),
the iPad (browser), or desktop by visiting http://www.skyllzone.com.They can
play for free against the computer to win cash and compete against other
humans in a global competition for additional cash prizes.
SKYLLZONE is focused on researching and developing emerging products,
platforms and opportunities across the fantasy sports industry, with the goal
of providing fantasy sports games to global users anytime, anywhere. SKYLLZONE
has developed Fan vs. Machine thanks to a proprietary patented game technology
that allows users to compete instantly against computers. IAC (NASDAQ: IACI),
through its newly formed Match Group, is an investor in the Company. SKYLLZONE
also owns DraftStreet.com, a popular fantasy sports website where users can
compete against one another in daily and weekly fantasy games. SKYLLZONE was
founded by Mike Presz, ex-CTO of Match.com, and is headquartered in New York,
NY. Find out more at about.skyllzone.com.
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