EBGames Gets Free Broadband PC Video Game Downloads16 Nov, 2001 By: John Gaudiosi
In addition to its www.EB1.com broadband PC video game rental site, EBWorld.com, a wholly owned subsidiary of U.S.-based Electronics Boutique Holdings Corp., will offer 20 free PC game trailers and downloads at EBgames.com.
Gigex, a leading outsourced ASP specializing in Internet launch of high-volume game demos and trailers, will run the new service that will allow visitors free broadband access to the hottest downloads on the Internet.
"We are excited to offer our consumers the highest quality downloads available on the web, offered by Gigex," said Seth Levy, president of EBWorld.com. "This partnership allows the customer to make an informed buying decision, after seeing playable and non-playable content on our site."
"Gigex is pleased to be working with one of the premier retailers in the industry, and we look forward to adding a new level of service value to EBgames.com's merchandising efforts," said Mark Friedler, president of Gigex. "Our proven technology and customer acquisition solution is tailor made to maximize the efforts of e-commerce sites like EBgames.com."
EBgames.com is the online retail site for Electronics Boutique, which has 880 brick and mortar locations throughout the world.