LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 3, 2014) - Global Gaming Network, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GBGM), www.GlobalGamingNetwork.net, announced today it had completely revamped the design and functionality of its popular Amped Fantasy website www.AmpedFantasy.com, a daily/weekly fantasy sports operation that provides users contests to legally wager on their favorite players in major league football, baseball and basketball. The website's major improvements should allow Amped Fantasy to significantly enhance its user base, revenue generation and brand awareness during the upcoming NFL and NBA seasons and beyond.
"We're pleased to offer our expanding and loyal user base a much improved Amped Fantasy website, powered by Impact Fantasy Sports, now with the most unique and exciting fantasy games in the business. The nature of the contests require no season-long commitment and players can pick a new team each day or week depending on the sport. We've developed several games that are not available on any other fantasy sports website, for both the hard core and random players. With our recent announcement of celebrity fantasy expert Pilar Lastra as Amped Fantasy spokesperson, we've added Pilar's Picks (www.PilarsPicks.com) to our roster of special contests. Users will now be able to play against Pilar for free every week for a chance to win cash and prizes, getting to match their picking skills against one of the most respected experts in the fantasy world," said Stephen Kern, President of GBGM.
According to the Fantasy Sports Trade Association, the fantasy sports market in North America is currently a $4 billion industry, and is growing rapidly with the potential worldwide market estimated between $12-$15 billion. In 2014 there were over 41 million people playing fantasy sports in the USA and Canada, representing a 60% growth rate over the past four years, with nearly one-in-four males playing fantasy sports.
About Global Gaming Network, Inc.
Global Gaming Network, Inc. is a developer, distributor and aggregator of digital entertainment and sports information for online and mobile platforms.
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