FANS WILL HAVE THE CHANCE TO BE MORPHED INTO A STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE – RED ALERT VIDEO GAME CHARACTER WITH GAMECO CONTEST
NEW YORK- July 29, 2019 – GameCo, creator of the world’s first Video Game Gambling Machine (VGM™), is revealing the all new Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Red Alert Video Game Gambling Machine at this year’s Star Trek Las Vegas mega-event taking place July 31st through August 4th. Fans will get the first ever sneak peak of the machine, which will be available to play starting this winter. GameCo invented and pioneered the concept of Video Game Gambling, which allows a player’s skill to impact the payout and winnings while maintaining the same casino economics as slot machines – combining chance and skill in an entirely new way.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Red Alert Video Game Gambling Machine, under license from CBS Consumer Products, is a fun, fast-paced gaming experience where players will aim to protect the Deep Space Nine crew from the perils of the Gamma quadrant frontier. Players will battle against antagonistic aliens and dangerous stellar phenomena to protect the Federation and its battalion – the runabout U.S.S. Yukon and the warship U.S.S. Defiant.
GameCo is giving one lucky fan the chance to be beamed into the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Red Alert video game with a contest kicking off the week of Star Trek Las Vegas. The winner’s portrait and likeness will be morphed into one of the game’s characters and will host several missions in the video game. Fans can enter the chance to be rendered into the new experience during Star Trek Las Vegas with a GameCo employee in Quark’s Bar. Additional entries can be submitted by following @GameCoLLC on twitter and liking and retweeting the announcement post.
“Star Trek commands one of the world’s most passionate fan bases, and we’re thrilled to reveal the new Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Red Alert game to them today,” said Rich Maryyanek, Global Business Development at GameCo. “As the creator of Video Game Gambling, we’re constantly looking to partner with beloved properties to develop innovative gambling experiences for fans that will change the face of how people play in casinos.”
GameCo LLC is the foremost innovator and trailblazer in creating the hottest new casino gambling sector: Video Game Gambling. The inventor of the world’s Video Game Gambling Machine (VGM™), GameCo’s products and platforms combine the fun and interactivity of video games with the thrill and anticipation of gambling. The company’s VGM platform allows a player’s skill to impact the payout and winnings while maintaining the same casino economics as slot machines – combining chance and skill in an entirely new way. The first video game platform approved by any gambling regulator in the United States, GameCo’s VGM allows game developers to distribute video games into the licensed casino market, while enabling casino owners a compelling new vehicle to attract a new audience to casino floors. The company currently offers an array of casual, sports, and core game genres in both single player and multiplayer gambling formats, as well as esports-style tournaments. GameCo is developing VGM games under license from major game developers and entertainment IP companies, including Paramount’s “Mission Impossible”, Steve Aoki from DJ Kid Millionaire LTD., “SOULCALIBUR™II” with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., Star Trek with CBS Consumer Products, Inc., and “Terminator 2: Judgment Day” from Studiocanal S.A.S.
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