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  Green Man Gaming & Insert Coin go Co-Op!
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04/15/2014
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

London, UK, 15th April 2014  – Today, the UK's leading name in high quality, limited edition, videogame inspired merchandise  Insert Coin, and the world’s fastest growing digital retailer  Green Man Gaming are proud to announce they are going co-op in a new partnership that will bring great deals to gamers everywhere!

Since both launched in 2010, it was only a matter of time before two of the industry's coolest companies joined forces to share their passion for gaming, fashion, and great deals with core gamers.

"Insert Coin grew out of a love of games" said Dan Long, Head of Communications at Insert Coin. "We work hard to create a stylish range of products that go beyond simply representing the games we all love. We've also been building a community that subtly recognises and enjoys gaming fashion. Working with Green Man Gaming means we can bring great deals to our customers so they can enjoy more of their passion, and continually get inspired by games, just as we are"

"We've been huge fans and customers of Insert Coin from when they first burst onto the market as their approach and intelligent designs make us feel proud and cool to be gamers" said Mike Kebby, Marketing Manger at Green Man Gaming. "Working with them to bring customers great deals on looking good is such a natural fit!"

In celebration and to launch the partnership, from today Green Man Gaming customers can enjoy  20% off against Insert Coin orders over £50.

Meanwhile, Insert Coin customers will find special Green Man Gaming credit vouchers included in their shipments, to redeem on first time Green Man Gaming purchases.

The two companies are also planning competitions, polls, and yet more bigger deals in the future!

Follow  @GreenManGaming and  @InsertCoinTees for all the latest updates and cool gaming clothing chat.

--ENDS--

For more information please contact:

Tracey McGarrigan, PR Manager

E:  tracey@greenmangaming.com   

Darren Cairns, EVP Marketing.

E:  darren.cairns@greenmangaming.com

Tel: +442071352274  

About Insert Coin

Based in the UK, Insert Coin is the leading name in high quality, limited edition videogame-inspired apparel and accessories, with a reputation for creating quality gaming merchandise that gamers love to wear.

Working with the biggest names in the video game industry, including Ubisoft, Sony, and Capcom among others, the entire Insert Coin range is made from scratch. From initial design concepts to the final fashionable products, nothing is 'off the peg', nothing is relabelled and no corners are cut; every official Insert Coin product is a commitment to innovation, quality and of course a passion for gaming.

It’s rapid expansion since launching in 2010 is due to Insert Coin’s core mission to represent gaming in a cool, creative, and subtle way, that has quickly earned the company a huge fan base and impressive reputation as the go-to-store for gamers with great taste in videogames and clothes.

About Green Man Gaming and Playfire Green Man Gaming, based in the heart of London, UK, is world’s fastest growing multi-platform digital retailer targeting core gamers through its unique data-driven social commerce website. Green Man Gaming continued its impressive growth in 2013, doubling both unique purchasers and revenue. Green Man Gaming currently sells over 4,500 games from over 250 publishing partners in over 180 territories worldwide, as well as offering PlayStation and Xbox consoles and accessories in the UK. 

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 its new Playfire Rewards BETA program, Green Man Gaming is incentivising gameplay and encouraging new users to earn their way to new games and content by offering credit to spend on anything on the Green Man Gaming store. To date, Green Man Gaming has given out over 200,000 rewards, which change daily (details of which can be found on the Playfire Blog http://blog.playfire.com/). 

Green Man Gaming was featured in The Sunday Times Tech 100 “Ones to Watch” for 2014, and has been named as one of the 50 hottest tech companies that the UK Government want to support to IPO as part of the Future Fifty programme. Furthermore, Green Man Gaming was listed in the “Silicon Valley Comes to the UK” (SVC2UK) top 100 companies with the potential to reach £100m in revenue within three to five years.