PlayFirst, Inc.

PlayFirst, Inc.

December 20, 2007 09:00 ET

Flo Gets Skill: Diner Dash® Cash Competitions Launch at

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA and NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS--(Marketwire - Dec. 20, 2007) - Flo's restaurant gets a makeover! WorldWinner and PlayFirst, Inc. today unveiled the cash competition version of popular casual game Diner Dash(R). Available now at, the new skill-based game allows players to compete against others for cash and prizes while helping Flo make her restaurants the best in town. WorldWinner is a subsidiary of FUN Technologies Inc. (TSX:FUN)(AIM:FUN) and a leading provider of online game competitions for cash and prizes. PlayFirst is a leading publisher of casual games.

In the cash competition version of Diner Dash, players compete against one another in helping Flo manage a crowd of customers by taking orders, serving drinks and food, clearing dishes and collecting tips. Players earn points by serving customers successfully within the five minute time limit. Additional scoring components, such as the ability to choose one of four Power-Up abilities to best suit a player's style and the inclusion of six different customer types with unique personalities, have been incorporated. The skill-based game features 15 different restaurant themes as featured in the retail version of Diner Dash.

"Joining forces with PlayFirst allows us to combine the excitement of Diner Dash with the competitive atmosphere of WorldWinner," said Peter Blacklow, president of WorldWinner. "Considering Diner Dash has been such an incredible success across major game platforms, we anticipate the cash competition version to deliver yet another exhilarating new twist for Flo fans, old and new."

"This launch is a significant step in the growth of the Diner Dash franchise," said Rich Roberts, vice president of sales and business development at PlayFirst. "Partnering with WorldWinner allows us to broaden the Diner Dash audience by tapping into the network of millions of skill-based game players who thrive on competing in their favorite games."

Diner Dash online cash competitions are now available exclusively to players at and its partner sites, including AOL Games,, MSN Games and

About PlayFirst, Inc.

PlayFirst is a leading publisher focused on creating shared casual game experiences around lasting original brands. Committed to building casual game play rich in story and character, PlayFirst works with talented internal and external developers to bring mass market games to multiple platforms, including PC, Mac, mobile, handheld and console. The company's portfolio includes the world-renowned Diner Dash(R) franchise, as well as top-selling games such as Wedding Dash(TM), Chocolatier(R), and Dream Chronicles(TM). Founded in 2004, PlayFirst is funded by Mayfield Fund, Trinity Ventures, Rustic Canyon Partners and DCM. For more information visit and

About WorldWinner

WorldWinner ( is a leading provider of online game competitions. It hosts competitions in some of the most popular casual games-including Solitaire, Bejeweled 2, SCRABBLE(R) Cubes, Family Feud and Luxor-in which players compete against one another for cash and prizes. WorldWinner's broad network of partner sites includes leading global brands, such as AOL Games, EA-Pogo,, Lycos, MSN Games and MyPoints. WorldWinner has more than 30 million registered players worldwide.

About FUN Technologies

FUN Technologies Inc. is one of the world's leading providers of online and interactive casual and fantasy sports games and sports information. FUN is 53% owned by Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:LINTA)(NASDAQ:LCAPA), and FUN's common shares are listed on both the Toronto Stock Exchange and the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange under the symbol "FUN". For more information on FUN Technologies' offerings, visit

PlayFirst, the PlayFirst logo, Diner Dash, Wedding Dash, Chocolatier and Dream Chronicles are trademarks of PlayFirst, Inc. PlayFirst, the PlayFirst logo, Diner Dash and Chocolatier are registered trademarks in the U.S.

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