Magmic to Reveal ‘First-of-Its Kind’ Web3 Mobile Game While at GDC – New Game Will Be Revealed During Invite Only Party With A Closed Beta Test Available Exclusively To Party Guests

NEW YORK & OTTAWA, Ontario, February 1, 2024 – Award-winning, Ottawa based mobile game developer-publisher, Magmic announced today that the company will reveal a ‘first-of-its kind’ Web3 mobile game during an exclusive invitation only ‘game reveal party’ on March 19, 2024, while at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, CA. Party guests will receive a QR Code to register for a closed Beta test of the new game.

An established leader in the Web3 videogame space, Magmic secured an official partnership and license with a major sports brand to develop the tycoon-style management mobile and web videogame, leveraging Web3 technology. The ‘first-of-its-kind’ mobile sports game will deliver ‘in-gameplay’ management of one’s digital collections within Magmic’s custodial platform, allowing ownership of one’s digital collections with an anticipated launch in late 2024.

“We are thrilled to host a party during GDC and reveal our new game. The game is intended to be fun and easy-to-play and will allow the ‘soon to be revealed’ genre of sports fans and mobile gamers a chance to utilize a player-to-player marketplace and in-gameplay player ownership that leverages Web3 technology. It is Magmic’s vision and commitment to create an enjoyable gaming experience while also allowing true in-game asset ownership that truly sets it apart in the new world of Web3 gaming,” said Magmic CEO and President Mo Agha.

Innovating since its inception in 2002, Magmic has remained ahead of the curve in the ever-changing mobile game development landscape and monetization models. An early adopter of Web3 technology and integrating NFTs into Passport Rummy, one of Magmic’s flagship games, led the company to its first full Web3 game, Idle Pet Paradise. The successful development and release of Idle Pet Paradise afforded Magmic ‘ahead of its time’ expertise in the Web3 realm.

The new game reveal comes on the heels of the recently released UFC FIGHT CARD RUMMY, Magmic’s latest example of creating a ‘real money skill game’ that innovatively brings the joy of a classic game like Rummy together with a popular sports brand like UFC right to your mobile phone.

Invitations with the March 19th ‘game reveal party’ time and location will be sent to game industry mavens and the media.

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 About Magmic

Magmic is an award-winning publisher and developer of mobile games since the dawn of the mobile entertainment revolution to present day as a leader in the Web3 video game realm. Established in 2002 in Ottawa, Canada, Magmic is a pioneer in the mobile gaming industry and has developed and published over 100 mobile games, many of which have reached #1 in the Card and Board game categories on the App Stores. Magmic’s most popular games include Hasbro’s Scattergories and Scattergories Blitz, Mattel’s Phase 10Skip-Bo and Blokus, Texas Hold’Em King, Passport RummyThe New York Times Crossword app, Spite & MaliceAdventure Hearts, the Simply suite of card games, along with many others. With over 250 million game downloads over 22 years, Magmic currently has a player base of millions of monthly active users and tens of billions of hours of play. For more information, visit www.magmic.com

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