Hilversum//Shanghai - September 29, 2006 - SPILL GROUP, leading developer and operator of online gaming portals, today signed a deal in Shanghai with the well known Chinese game developer Zlong Games Ltd. which makes SPILL GROUP Asia majority share holder of the company.
Zlong Games was founded in 2005 and already is a profitable company that focuses on online casual games, massive multiplayer online role playing games (MMORPG), PC games and mobile games. Furthermore, the company does the outsourcing for the design of 2D and 3D game characters. Currently Zlong Games develops online games for leading US, European and Chinese game companies, such as Real.
The acquisition of the majority share in Zlong Games will help SPILL GROUP achieve their goal of becoming the world's biggest provider/source of the best online web games and games for mobile devices. Online games will be developed for the Asian market, but also for external parties as well as for SPILL GROUP internally. The games enhance game advertising possibilities and will increase the quality of SPILL GROUP's own game content for its gameportals to an even higher level.
One of the online game portals of SPILL GROUP ASIA is www.game.com.cn. This website is one of the fastest growing game portals in China. Due to this success, SPILL GROUP is looking for further acquisitions of game developers in China. More information on these future acquisitions will follow soon.
About SPILL GROUP
The Dutch holding company SPILL GROUP was founded in 2001 and has subsidiaries in Europe and Asia. Its aim is to become the number one player on game-traffic and online game advertising inventory. Currently, the company develops and runs more than fourty gaming portals in European and Asia. Over 2 million unique visitors per day do look for gaming entertainment on the SPILL GROUP's game portals. The current portfolio contains 3.000 online games of all genres - skill games, casual games and fun games. The portals are kept simple and are specifically designed for every country. Those wanting to play a game do not need to register, but can start right away.
For more information on SPILL GROUP HOLDING;
Reinout HM te Brake (Chief Marketing Officer)
Phone: +31 (0)35 647 8248
Mobile: +31 (0)6 41 217 648
For more information on SPILL GROUP ASIA:
Marc van der Chijs (Chief Executive Officer)
Phone: +86 21 5155 6358
Mobile: +86 1381 781 0517