[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
Welcome to Dealsford!
Twinned with Columbia, Green Hill, Arkham, Flotsam and many
Green Man Gaming warmly welcomes visitors to its winter
London, 19th December 2013 – The decorations have
been hung with care, and the larders are stocked with cracking
Green Man Gaming, the world’s fastest
growing online retailer for video games, is set to warmly welcome
visitors to its winter village Dealsford.
With over 2000 deals to discover, each house in the village
represents a publisher with treats and surprises within; fill your
boots in the house of Ubisoft, enjoy virtual eggnog in the house of
EA, sing songs in the house of SEGA, and seek out special sales
hidden throughout the village.
Before you leave, don’t forget to head over to the Green
Man Arms; Dealsford’s community pub nestled in the heart of
the village where spicy mulled deals on physical products* can be
washed down with a range of fine indie titles.
“We’ve had the pleasure of working with a huge range
of publishers throughout 2013, all of whom have been eager to
support the Green Man Gaming and Playfire community” said
Martin Baxter, EVP Trading. “We’ve got so many great
deals to share with gamers this winter, we’ve had to build an
entirely new village to accommodate them all!”
Regular Dealsfordians will also enjoy flurries of flash sales,
daily promotions, and cool giveaways.
Green Man Gaming’s winter village will run from
Thursday 19th December 2013 16:00 GMT - Monday 6th January
2014 16:00 GMT.
The official @greenmangaming hashtag is #GMGdealsford.
We hope you enjoy your stay!
For more information please contact:
Tracey McGarrigan, PR Manager
Tel: +442071352274 E:
Darren Cairns, EVP Marketing.
About Green Man Gaming and Playfire
Founded in 2010, Green Man Gaming is the leading UK-based
digital retailer for PC games, selling more than 4,000 titles from
over 250 publishing partners in over 190 countries around the
world. Green Man Gaming extended the consumer offer further,
launching online retail sales of PC-DVD, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3
and PS4 games as well as current and next-gen consoles and
peripherals, offering even more choice to the gaming market.
In July 2012, Green Man Gaming acquired Playfire, a huge and
vibrant global social network of core gamers. This service allows
consumers to automatically track their in-game achievements,
trophies and gameplay, as well as follow other gamers’
achievements and conversations about the games they love.
With over 950m game data points registered by the large
global network of gamers and 1.5 billion achievements and trophies
won, Playfire has become a vital part of Green Man Gaming’s
focus on service for the core gaming audience.
Green Man Gaming recently launched a Trade-in and Pre-owned
service for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4 games in the UK and
will be expanding this further in the next 12 months. Green Man
Gaming has already operated a unique platform (patent-pending) for
managing digital game trade-in and resale since 2010.
Green Man Gaming’s listing in The Sunday Times Tech Track
100 “Ones to Watch” list can be found at
More information on Green Man Gaming’s inclusion in the
Future Fifty programme can be found at