Mobile Gaming Subsidiary Announces the “Drive to Championship Weekend” with Rick Ware Racing
LOS ANGELES — Retro Infinity Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of WRIT Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB: WRIT) and publisher of classic video games on today’s mobile devices, including the Amiga Games brand, announced today that it has formally kicked off the Retro Infinity “Drive to Championship Weekend.” The sponsorship will encompass seven select NASCAR Sprint Cup, NASCAR Nationwide Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and NASCAR Whelan Euro Series races ending in a major announcement from WRIT in Homestead Miami during championship weekend.
“Through our partnership with RWR and team, we will drive brand awareness across North America and Europe to gain broad exposure to millions of racing fans through NASCAR’s spectator experience, national TV distribution, and the social media campaigns surrounding the racing events leading up to and through championship weekend. We will have a larger effect on user uptake and retention, which will drive revenues through late 2014 and into 2015,” stated Eric Mitchell, WRIT Media CEO.
The company intends to introduce multiple classic gaming titles throughout the campaign that can be downloaded on desktop, smart-phone, and other modern mobile devices.
Kevin O’Connell, President of DEVCAP Partners, LLC stated, “In conjunction with Rick Ware Racing we are pleased to introduce a unique “retro” gaming company with its offering of classic video games to the great fans, competitors and sponsors in our sport. This is an initial marketing and branding effort with Retro Infinity and we anticipate more NASCAR events in the future to be added.”
In the coming days, the company will announce date and location of the first racing event, the driver and the plans for marketing and branding at the track.
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Rick Ware Racing, and related trademarks and names are the property of Rick Ware Racing and are registered and/or used in the U.S. and countries around the world. Amiga is the registered trademark of Amiga, Inc. in the U.S. and other territories, Amiga Inc. Trademarks and Software have been licensed to Amiga Games Inc. and Retro Infinity, Inc. for mobile devices under a Software and Trademark License Agreement. All rights reserved. All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.
Companies: MEDIA GROUP, INC. (OTCQB: WRIT), RETRO INFINITY INC., AMIGA GAMES INC., DEVCAP PARTNERS, LLC, RICK WARE RACING
About DEVCAP Partners, LLC
DEVCAP Partners is a special purpose consulting firm that seeks strategic and capital investments in early and developmental stage public and private companies for the sole purpose of marketing, branding and funding awareness.
About Rick Ware Racing
Rick Ware Racing (RWR) has competed in every NASCAR sanctioned series, ARCA Series, the WMA Motocross Series, AMA Arenacross, Motocross and Supercross Series, Summer X-Games and Rolex Grand-Am Series.
About WRIT Media Group
WRIT Media Group, incorporated in 2007, is a digital media company with two operating divisions, Front Row Networks, a content creation company providing production, distribution and financing of live concerts, music documentaries, and family programs for theatrical and ancillary distribution; and the “retro” video gaming division, collectively comprised of Retro Infinity Inc. and Amiga Games Inc., videogame publishers of classic games, including the Amiga brand, for a wide range of smartphone, mobile, and TV set-top devices. The company is publicly traded on the OTCQB stock exchange under the symbol WRIT.
About Amiga Games and Retro Infinity
Amiga Games Inc. licenses classic pre-Windows computer game libraries and adapts and republishes the most popular titles for smartphones, modern game consoles, PCs, tablets, and other television streaming devices such as Roku. Retro Infinity Inc. was established to publish and brand games that were not originally released for Amiga brand computers. The two companies tap into the growing “retro gaming” marketplace, building on the “Amiga”, “Atari”, and “MS-DOS” brands, to deliver retro-gaming titles adapted for modern devices as well as merchandise featuring brands and characters from the games.
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WRIT Media Group, Inc.
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