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Street Gears

Summer Fire Festival sparks off today.

Press Release

For immediate release

DUBLIN – June 18, 2009 – Summer, Sunshine and... Partytime! The longest day of the year is coming closer every day and we would like to celebrate it with you. Therefore the gPotato Team is happy to announce that the next Street Gears Event is starting today: the Summer Fire Festival.

Between June 18th and July 1st, we invite you to Park Town to participate in a variety of race challenges for all licence types. So whether you are a Novice, PRO or PRO II player, there’s fun for everyone! Discover our “Explosive Fun” tournament for beginners, “Flaming Boost” for mid level players and “Blazing Comet” for advanced players. Show off your skills and participate to be in the chance of winning many cool and unique prizes awaiting the best riders.

Think you know everything about fire, summer and fantasy? Then you should definitely join our “Elemental Fire” quiz, which we have prepared for you and is running on the 22nd and 26th of June. The smartest heads will win 200 gPotatos.

The Rage tournament – our six month challenge that already started in May – offers you special rounds and unique prizes during the two weekends of the Summer Fire Festival. The two best riders will be interviewed for the next Dash that will be published on the official Street Gears website.

So what are you waiting for? Put on your skates and get started! If you haven’t registered yet it’s really simple to play Street Gears in French or German. Just create a free account at www.gpotato.eu, download the game from http://sg.gpotato.eu and have fun!

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- About Street Gears -

Street Gears is a free in-line skating MMORPG with an urban and manga universe, published in its French and German versions by Gala Networks Europe Ltd. In the Park Town city, Street Gears players embody riders, inline skaters and thrill seekers fans who live only for freedom. Races, challenges and mini-games are the day-to-day of these riders, in this atypical free MMORPG!

For further information, don’t hesitate to visit the official Street Gears website: http://sg.gpotato.eu.

- About Gala Networks Europe Ltd. & gPotato –

Gala Networks Europe Ltd. is a leading European free-to-play online games publisher. Gala Networks Europe operates the gPotato brand by hosting, publishing and distributing free online games via the www.gpotato.eu portal. Established in Dublin, Ireland in 2006, it operates a portfolio of MMORPG’s including Flyff, Rappelz, Street Gears, Dragonica and Allods Online. The gPotato.eu portal is now a major destination for online gamers with over a million users. Allods Online, the fifth game of the portal, will be available in Autumn 2009.

For more information, don’t hesitate to visit the official website at www.gpotato.eu or contact us directly at contact@gpotato.eu.

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