WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwire -12/21/11)- GSN Casino, a new, free mobile games app from GSN Digital, the interactive division of GSN (Game Show Network), is bringing the thrill of winning to iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. The new app gives game lovers the opportunity to win virtual tokens while playing their favorite easy-to-play casino games.
At launch, the GSN Casino app features three of the most popular casino titles, which have been played by millions on GSN.com and GSN's Games app on Facebook, including Undersea Treasure Slots, Outlaw Video Poker and Video Bingo. The new GSN Casino app combines entertainment, suspense and rewards in a unique mobile gaming platform. The company will be releasing an exciting slate of new mobile games into the casino platform throughout 2012. Consumers will then have one place to go to experience the best in mobile casino games.
Players log in with their GSN.com credentials, Facebook account or other social media account. They'll receive 12,500 tokens to start as well as a daily tokens bonus just for logging in (tokens cannot be redeemed for cash). Players who log in with their GSN.com account information can use the tokens they win on mobile games to play GSN.com casino-style games and vice versa. Tokens are also available for purchase within the app.
"Our new GSN Casino mobile offering is the first major step in our commitment to bringing exciting games to our players where, when and how they want them," said Mark Cullinane, Senior Vice President, GSN Digital. "Our success on GSN.com and Facebook provides a fantastic foundation to build off of for the launch of this product. We're excited to drive a whole new wave of GSN consumers as well as extend our mobile offering to the millions of players we entertain every day on existing GSN platforms."
The free GSN Casino app is available for download in the iTunes store (http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/gsn-casino/id469231420?ls=1&mt=8) and Android marketplace (https://market.android.com/details?id=com.gsn.android.casino). GSN plans to add other casino titles, including Tiki Island Slots, in the coming months.
GSN is a multimedia entertainment company that offers original and classic game programming and competitive entertainment via its 75 million subscriber television network and online game sites. GSN's cross-platform content gives game lovers the opportunity to win cash and prizes, whether through GSN's popular TV game shows or through GSN Digital's free casual games, mobile and social games, and cash competitions. GSN is distributed throughout the U.S., Caribbean and Canada by all major cable operators, satellite providers and telcos. GSN and its subsidiary, WorldWinner.com, Inc., are owned by DIRECTV and Sony Pictures Entertainment. For further information, visit GSN at www.gsn.com.
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