TITLE

GameTap Goes Global

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;9/24/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article announces that Turner Broadcasting has partnered with distribution company Metaboli in a bid to globally expand its online video game service GameTap. Metaboli will provide some management and support in a transition period expected to end in early 2009. In contrast to rival online video game service Steam, GameTap offers a subscription model in addition to paying for each game as one would in a retail store. GameTap offers three subscription levels which include Visitor, Green and Gold.
ACCESSION #
36632237

 

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