SOURCE: Tagged

March 17, 2010 09:00 ET Partners With Social Gaming Company, Backstage, to Offer 'Action Slots' Game on

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - March 17, 2010) -, the third largest social networking site in the US, today launched the popular game, Action Slots, to the community. Action Slots was created by Backstage Technologies, Inc., a Canada-based game development company. Social gaming is popular among members, with nearly one million people playing games every day.

Action Slots is a virtual slot machine game, which features animated reels and arms and authentic slot machine sound effects.

''We are expanding our portfolio of games with new titles known for their quality and creativity,'' said Greg Tseng, Founder and CEO of ''Backstage is developing some of the world's most successful social games and we're excited to offer Action Slots to the Tagged community.''

All members of can play Action Slots for free. The object of the game is to progress through the stages by completing each of the required Game Cards. Each game card contains sets of slot machine results that you must "check off" to finish the card. To check off a line you must play the indicated slot machine and have the reels land on the matching line. Action Slots can be found on at

''Tagged members are enthusiastic game players and we are thrilled to offer them the opportunity to play Action Slots,'' said Dr. Russell Ovans, CEO of Backstage Technologies, Inc. ''Tagged offers a very compelling distribution channel for leading gaming developers worldwide.''

About Backstage
Backstage is an award winning Canadian software company that creates casual games for social networks. Titles such as Bingo Explosion, Pull Tabs, and Mind Games for Facebook and MySpace lead the industry in engagement and customer retention. More information is available at

Tagged is a unique social networking site focused on social discovery. Tagged members can play popular and exclusive social games; meet new people based on suggestions, and share tags and virtual gifts. Tagged has over 80 million registered members worldwide and is the third largest social networking site in the US, according to Comscore total monthly visits. More information is available at 

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