|By PR Newswire||
|August 5, 2014 07:02 AM EDT||
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CMK Gaming International Inc. (OTCPINK: CMKI) announced today that it has engaged Route 1 Games, a U.K. game developer and publisher, to develop and publish a digital pachinko game for mobile phones and tablets.
CMKI will allow players of its mobile game to win points and rewards that may be redeemed in its pachinko parlor being developed in its Salt Lake City location This year, the CMKI purchased a wholly-owned subsidiary that owns and operates the Company's first three pachinko parlors in Japan. Management expects its pachinko parlor to gain significant popularity upon its opening and become a major entertainment venue in Salt Lake City. CMKI believes that its mobile game will help drive customers to its parlor and introduce players to the modern versions of pachinko that are available today in Japan
"We are very excited to work with Route 1 Games. We have great respect for their work," said the Company's CEO, Shana Weiner. Since the announcement of our first U.S. pachinko parlor, there has been a growing amount of excitement surrounding our games, we hope this mobile app will provide customers a taste of what is in store when we open our pachinko parlor in Salt Lake City," said Weiner.
Pachinko is a mixture of slot machine and pinball. Players try to direct the balls into special holes that will win the player points and exchange those points for gifts at the parlors gift shop. Like with slot machines, there is a variety of different types of these machines located in pachinko parlors and a player can win if the same three pictures appear or the balls are properly guided to a certain location of the game panel. Both men and women play pachinko and it is said that there are even a few pachinko professionals. If you win balls, you can exchange them into goods that are available in the parlor's gift shop.
About CMK Gaming International, Inc. CMK Gaming International, Inc. was originally incorporated in Colorado. The Company's intent was to pursue oil-drilling projects throughout the United States. The Company pursued several projects in Wyoming and Texas but they later proved uneconomical and in October, 2013, the company purchased a Nevada corporation known as CMK Gaming International, Inc. CMK, which owned and operated three pachinko parlors in Japan, become the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary. The Company's gaming centers offer customers the opportunity to play pachinko. The Company plans to own and operate pachinko parlors throughout the United States.
For more information and a sneak peek at the Company's latest games, visit their website at www.CMKGaming.com
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