Amazon Offers Casual Games

Lee, Michael
February 2009
Red Herring;2/3/2009, p5
Trade Publication
This article announces that Internet retail firm Amazon.com has entered the video game business via the launch of the beta of its Games Downloads service. The service, which features more than 600 casual games for $10 or under, include popular titles such as Jewel Quest, Airport Mani and Mahjong Quest. Amazon plans to offer free full versions of Build-a-lot, Jewel Quest II, and The Scruffs as part of its promotion efforts for the first week of the service's launch.


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