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  Humble Bundle partners with GameSessions to deliver Free Weekends
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San Francisco - July 15, 2016 - GameSessions, the game discovery and distribution provider, today announced a partnership with leading digital retailer, Humble Bundle. The collaboration will utilize GameSessions’ services, across a range of PC game titles, enabling a variety of activities including free trials and extended play promotions.

The first promotion, which will take place the weekend of July 15 -17th (10.00am PST / 6.00pm GMT / 7.00pm CET), offers a Free Weekend of 2K Games’ Civilization: Beyond Earth, downloadable from the Humble Store.

"Over the past 12 months we have proven our technology can lend itself to a range of promotions, encouraging discoverability through free play," commented Ed French, CEO of GameSessions, "We also know that our free trials produce strong conversion to purchase. We’re delighted to be collaborating with Humble to support their ambitions to offer unique promotions to their millions of users and customers."

John Graham, Humble Bundle’s COO added, "We aim to give our customers the best ways to enjoy the games available on our store, bundles and monthly subscription. Working with GameSessions we are now able to offer free play weekends as another way to experience great content, and we are excited to see what other promotions we can bring to our community in the future."



About GameSessions

GameSessions is a game discovery and distribution provider that enables players to try games for free before purchase, making the process of game discovery and in game purchase quick and easy. GameSessions’ technology is protected by a number of patents and patent applications and many publishers, large and small, have signed up to the service. For more information, please visit our website.

About Humble Bundle Inc

Humble Bundle sells digital content through its pay-what-you-want bundle promotions and the Humble Store. When purchasing a bundle, customers choose how much they want to pay and decide where their money goes -- between the content creators, charity, and Humble Bundle. Since the company's launch in 2010, Humble Bundle has raised more than $75 million through the support of its community for a wide range of charities, providing aid for people across the world. For more information, please visit our website.