Zak Stambor , Managing Editor
GameCenter 1.2’s Improved Interface and Added Features Enhance Social Networking and User Experience
LOS ANGELES--GameFly, Inc. today released the latest version of its free GameCenter application for the iPhone™ and iPod® touch on the App Store. In addition to the most recent news, release dates, user reviews, game controls, videos, cheats, codes and more for over 7,000 video games, GameCenter 1.2 offers GameFly members a fully integrated GameQ in-app that enables easier browsing, adding, deleting and sharing of games. GameCenter 1.2 also includes an improved user interface and more personalization to further enhance the gamer’s experience.
“We listened to our users’ feedback and GameCenter 1.2, with its host of new features, offers an improved mobile game-related experience.”
“We are big fans of games and know how important it is to have access to the latest news, high-quality trailers and screenshots for your favorite games. GameCenter brings all this and more straight to the mobile device, so gamers can access and share the game content they want, when and wherever they want for free,” said Sean Spector, GameFly co-founder and SVP of business development and content. “We listened to our users’ feedback and GameCenter 1.2, with its host of new features, offers an improved mobile game-related experience.”
The new GameCenter 1.2 app is available for free from the App Store or at http://gamefly.com/gamecenter.
GameCenter incorporates intuitive search functionality with suggest-as-you-type predictions, enabling quick access to in-depth game information on the fly including news articles, previews, trailers, screenshots, publisher and developer info, recent user and game critic reviews, box art, cheat codes, and game controls. Detailed and current information is available on an ever-growing list of more than 7,000 titles on all major platforms including Xbox 360™, PlayStation® 3, PlayStation® 2, Nintendo Wii™, Nintendo DS™ and PSP™. Breaking news articles feed in from leading game news sites directly to the app, and social networking features allow users to share game information and news on Facebook and Twitter. GameCenter is free and available to all iPhone and iPod touch users. In addition, GameFly subscribers can sign into their GameFly accounts and manage their GameQ. For more information, please visit http://www.gamefly.com/gamecenter.
GameFly is the largest online video game rental subscription service in the United States. We provide our subscribers access to a comprehensive library of over 7,000 titles covering all major video game and handheld game consoles. Our subscription service allows subscribers to have one or more video games out concurrently with no due dates, late fees or shipping charges for a fixed monthly fee starting at $15.95 a month. Subscribers select titles on our website, www.gamefly.com, receive video games via First-Class Mail and return them to us at their convenience using our prepaid mailers. In addition to selling video games through our "Keep" feature, we also sell new and used video games to our subscribers and others through our website. To complement our subscription service and video game sales, we operate a network of advertising-supported websites that provide video game content and information. For more information and a free trial, please visit http://www.gamefly.com.
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