SOURCE: Amico Games Corp.

February 12, 2010 16:05 ET

Amico Games Corp. Adds Approx 1 Million New Users Through January 2010

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - February 12, 2010) - Amico Games Corp. (OTCBB: AMCG), an information technology company specializing in developing and operating mobile phone multiplayer networked games, today announces that total registered users has reached 21,594,517 as of January 31, 2010, of which 992,578 were new users who joined in 2010.

According to registered membership statistics from the Amico Game Corp. database, the Company's game registered users experienced noticeable growth in January 2010, as shown in the following chart:

                                  Total Registered
                                 December    January   Registered    Growth
                      Game Type  31, 2009   31, 2010     Users        Rate
Miracle Journey to
 the West                  WAP* 15,861,021 16,373,697    512,676      3.23%
Fantasy Wulin               WAP  3,000,812  3,210,987    210,175      7.00%
Journey to the West
 Online              JAVA(TM)**  1,740,106  2,009,833    269,727     15.50%
 Total                          20,601,939 21,594,517    992,578      4.82%

*WAP, Wireless Application Protocol, a wireless communications environment
 for delivering web data to mobile handsets with minimal screen display.
**Java™, a software and technology environment that has been
 specifically designed by Sun Microsystem to enable the development of
 applications on mobile devices.

"We are very happy to see steady growth in our registered game users, especially our JAVA game Journey to the West Online, which reached a high growth rate of 15.50% in January, 2010," Mr. Peter Liu, Amico's President and CEO, stated. "Looking at Chinese mobile phone gaming market opportunities for 2010, I believe we will find that more registered users prefer JAVA mobile phone games because of the enhanced playing environment and richer game scenarios. As previously announced, our R&D plans will focus on developing more high-quality JAVA games to retain and build our user base. Additionally, the steady growth of our WAP games users prove, I believe, that we are one of the leading developers of this game type in China."

About Amico Games Corp.

Amico Games Corp. is a software company specializing in developing mobile phone games for the Chinese market. On December 31, 2009, Amico acquired Galaxy Software Limited. Galaxy Software Limited is a Chinese privately-owned company incorporated in November 2001. Galaxy is one of the earliest mobile phone multiplayer game developers in China, as well as one of the first Chinese company to develop and operate Java™ MMRPOG (massive multiplayer role playing online games) mobile phone games. It is also the first company to provide multiplayer games over the WAP platform of China Mobile, the world's largest mobile phone provider based upon subscribers. For more information, please visit the Amico's website at:

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