[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
London, UK, 7th May 2014
the world’s fastest growing digital retailer
Green Man Gaming
is celebrating giving out
over ONE MILLION rewards as its
Playfire Rewards BETA
continues to benefit thousands of gamers worldwide.
To date, over 170,000 participants have joined the BETA,
and are enjoying earning credit as they play, regardless of where
they purchased their game!
This credit can be used towards anything on the
Green Man Gaming site where customers can also earn credit
for writing game reviews, referring friends, and trading in
"It's great to see so many people positively engaging in the
BETA, and the number of participants is rapidly growing every day"
said Ben Bateman, Playfire Community Manager. "Passing the epic one
million mark shows gamers are not only actively playing
the games they love, but are discovering new games,
whilst their feedback continues to help us create a
dynamic and unique rewards system."
|From Friday 9th May, in celebration of the launch
of the game, Playfire Rewards BETA participants can channel their
inner combustable demons, and earn up to a hot £5.00 in Green
Man Gaming Credit by playing
Bound by Flame
, developed by Spider Studios.
Other rewards on a range of titles are updated on a daily basis.
Full details can be found on the
JOIN THE BETA TODAY!
For more information please contact:
Tracey McGarrigan, PR Manager
Cairns, EVP Marketing.
About Green Man Gaming and Playfire
Green Man Gaming, based in the heart of London,
UK, is world’s fastest growing multi-platform digital
retailer targeting core gamers through its unique data-driven
social commerce website. Green Man Gaming continued its impressive
growth in 2013, doubling both unique purchasers and revenue. Green
Man Gaming currently sells over 4,500 games from over 300
publishing partners in over 180 territories worldwide, as well as
offering PlayStation and Xbox consoles and accessories in the
In July 2012, Green Man Gaming acquired Playfire, a huge and
vibrant global social network of core gamers. This service allows
consumers to automatically track their in-game achievements,
trophies and gameplay, as well as follow other gamers’
achievements and conversations about the games they love. With
its new Playfire Rewards BETA program, Green Man Gaming is
incentivising gameplay and encouraging new users to earn their way
to new games and content by offering credit to spend on anything on
the Green Man Gaming store. To date, Green Man Gaming has given out
over one million rewards, which change daily (details of which can
be found on the
Green Man Gaming was featured in The Sunday Times Tech 100
“Ones to Watch” for 2014, and has been named as one of
the 50 hottest tech companies that the UK Government want to
support to IPO as part of the Future Fifty programme. Furthermore,
Green Man Gaming was listed in the “Silicon Valley Comes to
the UK” (SVC2UK) top 100 companies with the potential to
reach £100m in revenue within three to five years.