Thu, May 08, 2008 | 20:25 BST
Gamecock goes digital download
Gamecock’s announced that it’s to start selling its games digitally with partner GamersGate.
Stronghold Crusader Extreme will be the first title released on the service as part of the deal later this month.
“This is an important partnership for us because GamersGate really delivers to players,” said Gamecock boss Harry Miller. “Working with GamersGate to support independent gaming is awesome. Now fans will have a one stop online shop to get the goods.”
Press release after the link. Thanks, Kotaku.
GamersGate and Gamecock join forcesNew York, USA (May 8, 2008)- Leading global PC download portal GamersGate announced today that much talked about publisher Gamecock Media Group has joined the increasing group of established publishers on GamersGate. The first title to be released under this agreement is the Strategy title Stronghold Crusader Extreme in May, followed by the bisodic Action-Adventure game Insecticide, with the first episode available in June. Upcoming additions include among other titles Velvet Assassin, planned for Q3 2008. “Gamecock has taken the entire gaming industry by storm and we are thrilled to add their exciting titles to our growing portfolio,” said Theodore Bergquist, CEO of GamersGate. “This is an important partnership for us because GamersGate really delivers to players,” said Harry Miller, El Presidente at Gamecock. “Working with GamersGate to support independent gaming is awesome. Now fans will have a one stop online shop to get the goods.” To find out more about GamersGate, please go to http://www.gamersgate.com. About GamersGate GamersGate is a leading digital distribution platform creating easily accessible gaming experiences for gamers worldwide- anytime, anywhere. Seen as a strong contender on the digital download arena, GamersGate continues to redefine the download industry and future strategies include the launch of several accompanying services in addition to an aggressively growing product portfolio from a wide range of internationally recognized publishers. http://www.gamersgate.com. About Gamecock Media Group Based in Austin, Texas, Gamecock Media Group offers a welcome solution to the bloated and originality-starved video game industry. A well-funded, independent, artist-driven company, Gamecock favors the most innovative and original video game developers in the industry. Publishing games for all platforms, Gamecock offers its developers a high degree of participation, freedom and financial incentives, allowing them to perform and create to their utmost ability. For more, please visit http://www.gamecockmedia.com.