SOURCE: Amico Games Corp.

February 01, 2010 09:00 ET

Amico Announces Online Player Record During Its In-Game Beauty Contest

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - February 1, 2010) - Amico Games Corp. (OTCBB: AMCG), an information technology company specializing in developing and operating mobile phone multiplayer networked games throughout China, is pleased to announce that it reached its highest amount of simultaneous players with 54,336, during its "Beauty Contest in Miracle Journey to the West" event; a 2 month in-game beauty contest which attracted over 100,000 attendants to the final stage of the contest at the Amico Games headquarters on November 26, 2009.

The Beauty Contest was held among players of the company's game, "Miracle Journey to the West" from November 11 to December 27, 2009. During the Beauty Contest, there were 321 female players who registered and participated in the contest. During the pre-selection stage 103,617 players provided a total of 2,022,260 votes with 52,523 players voting through the game's website and 51,094 players voting through the virtual props in the game. On November 26, 2009 AMCG invited finalists and player representatives to Guangzhou City for the final stage contest and to attend the Company's festival. During the contest, there were 2,565 posts published on the official website of "Miracle Journey to the West."

"We received a tremendous response from our players to the Beauty Contest, which proves that our players love our games," Mr. Peter Liu, Amico's President and CEO said. "'Miracle Journey to the West' is our most successful game with over 15 million registered users and a highly recognized product in China. During the final stage of the Contest, all of our management and key R&D staff met with the finalists and player representatives. Our players asked many questions about our future development and proposed many good ideas for our game development. I always believe that our players are our most valuable asset, and we will keep making efforts to develop the best game experience for our players."

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, 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 companies 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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