LEIPZIG, Germany and SINGAPORE – August 13, 2009 – LMI Asia Pte Ltd announced today that GamesAxis will be the exclusive media partner for the GCA Games Convention Asia 2009. GCA takes place from September 17-20, 2009 in Singapore at the Sun-tec International Convention & Exhibition Centre with the GC Asia Conference held alongside on September 17-18, 2009
GameAxis Unwired will cover GCA 2009 before, and after the show in its Singapore and Malaysia editions. During the convention, the latest news from the event, videos and exclusive interviews will be available in the blog section of GameAxis online.
GameAxis will also support the event organizer by providing editorial content for the convention’s show daily, GCA Daily. GCA Daily is a free magazine that will be available all four days of the show in the Business Centre on Level 3 and the public exhibition hall on Level 4. With speaker interviews, the latest news, and coverage of exhibition and show, the GCA Daily will keep both GCAC attendees and the pub-lic up to date at all times.
Zachary Chan, Editor of GameAxis, said, “GCA is a platform for indus-try representatives as well as consumers. The two-day conference is dedicated to every aspect of the value chain in the games industry, which provides us with high-quality content for our magazine. We are glad to cooperate with GCA at this year’s show again. It is one of the most important events for computer- and video games in the Asia-Pacific region.”
“As a prime source of information for interactive entertainment enthu-siasts in Singapore and the Asian-Pacific region, GameAxis is a media outlet that covers business and consumer topics across the entire Asia-Pacific region. Having them on board again this year gives us the ability to reach the growing international gaming audience,” said Jorg Zeissig, Managing Director of LMI Asia Pte Ltd.
About GCA Games Convention Asia / GC Asia Conference
Founded in 2007, the GCA Games Convention Asia is the only busi-ness platform for developers, publishers, distributors, manufacturers and service providers of the games industry, focusing on interactive entertainment, infotainment, edutainment, hardware and the latest server technologies for the entire Asia-Pacific region. The event takes place over four days in Singapore and is organized by LMI Asia Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Leipziger Messe International. The innovative con-cept, consisting of the four pillars of exhibition, a business centre, matchmaking area, and GC Asia Conference, attracted more than 92,000 visitors to the Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre in 2008. The GC Asia Conference, the only game developer conference in the Asia-Pacific region, allows developers and industry experts to exchange knowledge and know-how in panels and lectures and grow their international networks of business connections. For more information, please visit: www.gc-asia.sg.
GameAxis Unwired and GameAxis online (www.gameaxis.com) have an outstanding regional readership in Malaysia and Singapore and is a prime source of information for all interactive entertainment enthusi-asts, as it presents the latest news in the gaming industry every month. GameAxis is published by SPH Magazines Pte. Ltd., which also pub-lishes the consumer technology magazine, HWM.