SOURCE: Arkadium, Inc.

March 16, 2006 09:00 ET

Arkadium, Inc. Announces "Great Day Games," a New Online Games Website Targeting Women

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 16, 2006 -- Arkadium, Inc., a leading developer, publisher and distributor of online games, today announced the launch of Great Day Games (http://www.greatdaygames.com), a new free online games website targeting women.

Great Day Games features over fifty online casual games such as Mah Jongg, Sudoku, and Solitaire and reaches out to women specifically with its unique branding, design and "Treats" prizing. Today's woman, whether running a Fortune 500 Company, a car pool, or managing both, has limited "Me" time. Great Day Games provides a great escape for women seeking a quick challenge or a fun distraction, by offering games designed with them in mind.

Great Day Games encourages gamers to play its addictive, free online games by offering "Treats" for each game played. "Treats," the currency of Great Day Games, can be redeemed for chances to win prizes from a growing list of online sweepstakes. Current prizing includes gift cards to key retail and beauty product merchants.

For those women looking for a little friendly competition, Great Day Games offers leaderboards with all of its games. "Great Day Games has been created solely for women and moms looking for a quick escape from the everyday. It's time that this large segment of the online games community be catered to and we can't wait to do it," said John Ebbert, Arkadium's Director of Online Marketing.

In the coming year, Arkadium will introduce an exciting array of multi-player online games to Great Day Games as well as build the website's social networking capabilities. Blogs, online chat and a robust award system will augment the site's current message boards and enrich game play by allowing members to better communicate with friends -- old and new.

Arkadium founders and GreatDayGames.com creators, Jessica Rovello and Kenny Rosenblatt, will be attending the game industry's key conference of the year, Game Developers Conference, in San Jose beginning March 20. Ms. Rovello and Mr. Rosenblatt invite interested potential partners, developers and advertisers to contact them regarding new opportunities.

About Arkadium, Inc.

Arkadium, Inc. is a New York City-based, online game developer, publisher, and distributor. Since its founding in 2001, Arkadium has developed over 100 top Internet games and advergames that are distributed to over 200 million players per month worldwide.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    John Ebbert
    Director of Online Marketing
    (212) 377-3701
    Email: Email Contact