GSN Digital Launches Cash Competitions in Bejeweled(R) Blitz: Rubies and Riches
WALTHAM, MA, Nov 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
GSN Digital is giving Bejeweled(R) Blitz lovers a new way to
compete. Fans of the popular Facebook game can head over to GSN.com
to compete for cash prizes in Bejeweled(R) Blitz: Rubies and Riches,
GSN Digital's skill-based tournament version of PopCap's popular
match-3 game. Now players can compete against friends and fellow GSN
players for real cash prizes.
Bejeweled Blitz, the social adaptation of PopCap's best-selling game,
is a strategic skill game where players match and detonate as many
gems as they can in 60 seconds. The cash competition game on GSN.com
mirrors the original iteration in overall game play as well as look
"We're thrilled to offer Bejeweled Blitz fans a new way to enjoy
their favorite game," said Peter Blacklow, executive vice president,
GSN Digital. "PopCap's Bejeweled Blitz game has an extremely strong
following of loyal players, and adding GSN's adrenaline-fueled cash
competition format will give them the chance to experience the game
in a whole new way."
PopCap's Bejeweled Blitz Facebook game is enjoyed by over 50 million
people worldwide. A mobile version is also available on iPhone.
Bejeweled Blitz joins other popular PopCap titles available in
tournament format on GSN.com, including Bejeweled(R) 2, Bejeweled
Twist(TM), Big Money(TM), Bookworm(R), Chuzzle(R), Dynomite!(TM),
Mystery P.I.(TM), Plants vs. Zombies(TM) and Zuma(R).
Players on GSN.com can also compete in Bejeweled Blitz: Rubies and
Riches token tournaments, in which virtual tokens serve as the entry
fee and are prized out to the top scorers.
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.
Note: Cash games in Bejeweled Blitz: Rubies and Riches are only
available where legal. Players must be 18 years of age to compete.
See terms and conditions at
http://www.worldwinner.com/cgi/legal/terms.html for details,
including where GSN Cash Games operates and additional eligibility
Bejeweled, Big Money, Bookworm, Chuzzle, Dynomite!, Mystery P.I.,
Plants vs. Zombies and Zuma are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc.
SOURCE: GSN Digital
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