GameColony Inc. Announces Online Games for Macintosh Platform
Jan 13 2006GameColony.com, an online provider of multi-player skill-based tournaments, announced today that its existing line-up of 18 online games is now fully compatible with the latest Mac OS X platform and Apple’s Safari browser.
GameColony.com spokesman commented, "We saw an increasing number of players requesting that we fully support our online games and tournaments on Mac OS X system and Apple’s Safari browser. Due to the unprecedented worldwide spread of the Apple's iPod 'phenomenon', Apple's Mac OS X is also becoming increasingly popular as a gaming platform. To address this demand, we are very pleased to announce that GameColony’s top online games are now fully optimized for Mac OS X including the latest Mac OS X version 10.4 'Tiger'. GameColony’s suite of popular online arcade, board and card games is an exciting addition to the tournament-quality gaming experience on Mac platforms."
GameColony has replicated the real-world tournament-playing environment and created an online community where users from all over the world can compete with each other to win cash prizes. Since launch in 1999, the company expanded its operation dramatically with new game offerings and has already awarded over $1,000,000 in prize money to players.
18 real-time games of skill are currently available at GameColony.com: Gin Rummy, Backgammon, Cribbage, Dominoes, Canasta, Pool, Solitaire, FreeCell, Rush 21, Poker-Rush, Pharaoh Treasure, Mahjong, Darts, Chess, etc. Players enter online competitions by contributing entry fees. The winner collects a cash prize based on the percentage of the resulting tournament prize-pot.
For more information on GameColony.com, please visit the web site at www.gamecolony.com.