VALLEY STREAM, N.Y., Feb. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc . (OTCBB:FUEG) , a Reality Gaming Social Network company, today announced that after initial pilot, it sees opportunities for growth in bar poker leagues all over the country.
Over the last four years, Bar Poker Leagues all over the nation have been popping up in local bars, restaurants and pubs. There are currently an estimated 2,000,000 poker players that attend these types of events 2-3 times weekly at their local venues. Most Bar poker leagues are played tournament style, a model of legal poker offered by Face Up.
"We have designed a model that is perfect for Bar Poker Leagues and local card rooms to excel on and offline and we are excited to offer our product and to partner up with the ever increasing number of bar poker leagues," stated A.J. Wiley, League Director for the Company. "Through various types of sponsored events, cross marketing and satellite tournaments, we plan to and are looking forward to bringing these types of relationships to bar leagues all over the United States, Canada and Europe."The Company's game proprietary platform ( www.FaceUpGaming.com ) is being used in creating a vast global gaming network consisting of games from every region of the globe, supporting native languages as well as cross language functionality. Logical additions to the platform include global staples in gaming such as Backgammon, Poker , Chess and Checkers and many others. Face Up Gaming is a legal non-wagering online gaming platform ( www.FaceUpGaming.com ). Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc is committed to responsible game-play and is not a gambling site. "Our goal is to maintain the thrill of online games while keeping it safe for everyone. "Our social networking functionality provides the user base with the ability to grow their circle of friends beyond those they physically reach day to day. Our users sit down to play a game and more often than not leave making a connection with a stranger which is then maintained via our social network functionalities," stated Mr. Elinson. The Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=14445 Forward-Looking Statement