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BW: GameCom and AMD Announce Entertainment System Featuring AMD Athlon Processor

Feb 28, 2000, 16:01 (0 Talkback[s])

"GameCom, Inc. (OTCBB:GAMZ) and AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that AMD will provide processors to GameCom's `Net GameLink(TM) interactive computer gaming system."

"GameCom (www.GameComInc.com) designed and now manufactures `Net GameLink(TM), an interactive Internet gaming entertainment system that allows gamers to compete against "live" players worldwide. Gamers play on high-tech arcade-style kiosks featuring state-of-the-art audio and video systems. Patent applications are pending for the `Net GameLink(TM) kiosks and technology."

"`Net GameLink(TM) is a network-enabled gaming kiosk entertainment system featuring a 3' X 3' X 6.5' physical kiosk enclosure. `Net GameLink(TM) features a Redhat 6.1 Linux system for firewalling and routing services, and state-of-the-art software, hardware, and connectivity to provide interactive play among gamers at a single location via an intranet or at widely-disbursed locations via the Internet. Each `Net GameLink(TM) location will provide intranet access to the user's choice of approximately ten games at any time, all of which will be in an interactive format, and to an unlimited array of games via the Internet. GameCom's `Net GameLink(TM) system was first unveiled in New York City on July 16, 1999."

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