San Francisco, CA - October 22, 2007 - Zen Studios, a videogame developer and digital publisher based in Budapest, Hungary, announced today that it has hired Reverb Communications, Inc., a veteran marketing and public relations agency. Reverb joins with Flashman Studios, a videogame business management company and long time partner of Zen Studios, to assist the Hungarian company in bringing its titles to a broad international audience.
Under the agreement, Reverb Communications will handle public relations and marketing programs, while Flashman Studios will continue to manage Zen's intellectual properties, first party relationships and assist with charting the corporate direction for Zen's upcoming in-house titles.
"Zen Studios is pleased to announce this new relationship with Flashman Studios and Reverb Communications," said Zsolt Kigyossy, Managing Director for Zen Studios. "We look forward to utilizing the expertise and experience of both companies as we develop and publish our upcoming roster of games."
The first title under the new agreement, Pinball FX Buccaneer Table, will be launched on Xbox LIVE Arcade on October 31, 2007. For more information visit http://www.pinballfx.com
ABOUT ZEN STUDIOS:
Zen Studios is a multimedia and game technology company based in Budapest, . Founded by a number of experienced developers in 2000 with the aim of bringing innovative arcade and action games to the console market, Zen Studios has dedicated itself to creating the highest quality titles. Zen is one of the only developers in Central Europe that is a fully licensed Microsoft Xbox 360, Sony Playstation3, Nintendo DS and Wii game developer. For more information about Zen Studios please visit: http://www.zenstudios.com
ABOUT FLASHMAN STUDIOS:
Flashman Studios represents game developers and intellectual property in the interactive entertainment industry with a particular focus on the videogame market. Flashman Studios offers clients a wide range of expertise including business development, corporate strategy, sales, marketing, public relations, corporate finance, and mergers/acquisitions by utilizing the strength of a team-based approach and strong industry relationships. For more information on Flashman Studios please visit: http://www.flashmanstudios.com
ABOUT REVERB COMMUNICATIONS:
Reverb Communications, Inc. is a full service sales, marketing, and public relations agency specializing in launching videogame titles and peripherals. The agency combines public relations, marketing, and retail programs and develops individualized campaigns that directly contribute to the bottom line of each client. For more information about Reverb Communications, Inc. please visit: http://www.reverbinc.com
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