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First Online Game Publisher in the Middle East & North Africa

September 16, 2008

Online games developers around the world will finally have a partner in the MENA region to help them publish their games in Arabic and Farsi languages.
Weiss Investment, a leader in media business in the MENA and Southeast Asia regions announced from Dubai the establishment of Game Power 7, the first company in the region to focus on gaming business
The new startup is a distinct entity specializing in developing and publishing online games appealing to all ages and interests, in addition to publishing digital contents related to gaming.
Game Power 7 will announce its first MMO title in Arabic during Q4 2008.


Game Power 7 Pursuing Cooperation with Korean Game Developers

September 10, 2008

Game Power 7 is pursuing the Korean gaming developers through its active participation in the upcoming KOGIA (Korean Game Industry Agency) seminar. A government organization that supports and promotes gaming companies in Korea, the world’s stronghold of online gaming, KOGIA is organizing a professional seminar to introduce these companies about the Middle East and North Africa market. During this seminar, Mr. Fadi Mujahid, General Manager of Game Power 7, will deliver a presentation titled “Gaming in the Middle East: Challenges and Opportunities”.

The presentation aims at educating Korean game companies about the social, economic, and technological aspects of the MENA region, highlighting the opportunities for publishing their online games in the region, and the challenges they might face.

Game Power 7 emerged as the first online gaming publisher in the region, promising to bring gamers the best localized and culturalized online games. In this regards, Game Power 7 is actively pursuing partnerships with top online gaming companies.

Game Power 7 is a subsidiary of Weiss Investment, which operates a major regional media hub that is sensitive to the region’s cultural values. Weiss Investment has been actively operating in the region for the past 20 years localizing and producing media contents targeting kids and youth, and broadcasting them through their own famous satellite TV channels.

Game Power 7 is based in Dubai, UAE.

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Fadi Mujahid