|By Marketwired .||
|July 15, 2014 09:13 AM EDT||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/15/14 -- TransGaming Inc. (TSX VENTURE: TNG), the global leader in delivering on-demand, family-friendly social games to the TV, today announced the launch of its GameTree TV cloud gaming service on VIZIO smart TVs. The app is now available through VIZIO Internet Apps Plus®, the latest generation smart TV platform from America's #1 Smart TV company(1).
As smart TV gaming pioneers, TransGaming's dedication to building a thriving, cloud-based on-demand gaming service continues. The rollout of GameTree TV on VIZIO Internet Apps Plus, further reinforces TransGaming's stance in the marketplace. Already the leading choice for high-quality, accessible living room gaming, the service will now also be available to millions of VIZIO consumers.
"GameTree TV continues to grow exponentially, throughout North America and the world. Adding VIZIO, America's #1 smart TV company(1), raises the bar even higher for GameTree TV's dominance," said Vikas Gupta, CEO and President of TransGaming. "GameTree TV already reaches millions of consumers, and is proud to add millions more through VIZIO to further reinforce TransGaming's foothold for delivering high quality games to the TV."
VIZIO Internet Apps Plus, which can be found on the latest VIZIO smart TVs including the 2014 E-Series and M-Series collections, allows consumers to access the hottest movies, TV, music and games by easily browsing through a collection of their favorite apps. The platform features an app dock that overlays across the bottom of the screen for quick, at-a-glance access to seven of the user's favorite apps without interrupting on-screen content.
"Through our intuitive and responsive VIZIO Internet Apps Plus platform, consumers are able to easily search, discover and consume various forms of entertainment," said Lily Knowles, VP of Product Marketing at VIZIO. "We are excited to add TransGaming's GameTree TV on-demand cloud games app to the collection of options our consumers have to choose from."
(1)The The NPD Group / Retail Tracking Service, 2013 LCDTV units with Apps included.
About TransGaming Inc.
TransGaming Inc. (TSX VENTURE: TNG) is the global leader in developing and delivering platform-defining social video game experiences to consumers around the world. From engineering essential technologies for the world's leading companies, to engaging audiences with truly immersive interactive experiences, TransGaming fuels disruptive innovation across the entire spectrum of consumer technology. TransGaming's core businesses span the digital distribution of games for Smart TVs, next-generation set-top boxes, and the connected living room, as well as technology licensing for cross-platform game enablement, software 3D graphics rendering, and parallel computing. Visit us at http://transgaming.com.
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