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Newegg Deepens Commitment to Gaming Community With GameCrate Launch

GameCrate Is an Emerging Voice in Videogame Journalism

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/28/14 -- Newegg, a leader in e-commerce and a favorite among gaming enthusiasts, today unveiled GameCrate (http://www.gamecrate.com). This marks Newegg's foray into content publishing and enriches the Newegg.com experience with editorial content to educate readers about the latest gaming-related news, products and media.

"Gamers represent a significant and very active segment of our customer base. GameCrate gives these tech-savvy individuals a place where they can stay current on gaming news and voice their opinions," said Soren Mills, Chief Marketing Officer for Newegg North America. "We want to be more than a shopping destination for our customers and GameCrate is an innovative addition to our community."

Newegg is a trusted e-retailer to millions of gamers and GameCrate is a natural next step for the company -- connecting gaming enthusiasts to their favorite technology and titles. Catering to PC, console and mobile gamers, GameCrate includes:

  • News & reviews featuring the latest games, consoles, PCs and accessories
  • Live coverage of e-Sports events, including expert-written editorial and video analysis
  • Professional advice and opinions focused on the world of hardware and technology
  • Original video content and trailers from the latest games
  • An intuitive forum that allows readers to join the discussion
  • Exclusive deals and promotions on the latest gaming gear

Editorial objectivity is a key component of GameCrate. The newly established editorial team is focused solely on producing written and video content for the site. Community involvement is encouraged and the intuitive forum gets readers right into the heart of the discussion.

Visit www.gamecrate.com to join the conversation and stay current on the latest gaming developments, including complete coverage of PAX East on April 10-13. Follow GameCrate on Twitter (@gamecrate) and Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/gamecrate).

About Newegg Inc.
Newegg Inc. is the leading electronics-focused e-retailer in the United States. It owns and operates Newegg.com (www.newegg.com) which was founded in 2001 and regularly earns industry-leading customer service ratings. The award-winning website has more than 25 million registered users and offers customers a comprehensive selection of the latest consumer electronics products, detailed product descriptions and images, as well as how-to information and customer reviews. Using the site's online tech community, customers have the opportunity to interact with other computer, gaming and consumer electronics enthusiasts. Newegg Inc. is headquartered in City of Industry, California. The Newegg Hybrid Center is located at 18045 Rowland St., City of Industry, CA 91748.

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