SOURCE: Amico Games Corp.

March 17, 2010 16:00 ET

Amico Games Was Approved to Enjoy 40% Income Tax Reduction

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - March 17, 2010) -  Amico Games Corp. (OTCBB: AMCG), an information technology company specializing in developing and operating mobile phone multiplayer networked games, today announces that the Company's Chinese subsidiary, Galaxy Software (Guangzhou) Limited, has been officially approved by the Guangzhou Local Tax Bureau for an income tax rate deduction from 25% to 15% in 2010; a decrease of 40%.

Galaxy submitted the application to be recognized as high technology enterprise to enjoy the beneficial tax rate in November, 2009, and the application was officially approved in January 2010. The beneficial tax policy was published by the Guangzhou Local Tax Bureau in November 2008, and all enterprises identified as high technology enterprise will enjoy the beneficial income tax deduction from 25% to 15%. According to the policy, Galaxy is able to renew the beneficial income tax policy for upcoming years by passing an annual examination.

"We are happy to receive the beneficial tax deduction from 25% to 15% in our fiscal year of 2010," commented Mr. Peter Liu, CEO and President of AMCG. "The income tax policy greatly reduces our tax burden and improves our profitability. Under this tax policy, we will have more capital to invest into our R&D plan and marketing activities. I believe that our shareholders will be happy with this exciting news with regard to our financial performance."

About Amico Games Corp.

Galaxy Software (Guangzhou) Limited is a Chinese private-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 Company's website at:

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