VR'S VR VORTEK TOPS COLLECTION REPORTS BEACH HEAD 2000 LEADS THE WAY TO
September 20, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR confirmed today that its VR Vortek has become one of the hottest selling arcade games on the planet. According to CEO Milind Bharvirkar, collection reports from locations across the country are proving that the VR Vortek is a winner.
VR NAMES MIKE TAYLOR AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES FORMER ATARI EXEC TO HEAD
WORLDWIDE SALES EFFORT
September 4, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced today that it has hired former Atari executive Mike Taylor to head its worldwide sales efforts. Mike Taylor was Vice President of Sales for Atari Games from 1986 until 1999.
VR SIGNS EXCLUSIVE DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH MAYGAY GAMES MAYGAY TO BECOME
EXCLUSIVE MANUFACTURER AND DISTRIBUTOR FOR TIGER WOODS ARCADE IN EUROPE
September 1, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced today that it has executed a letter of intent with British company Maygay Games, Ltd., to manufacture and distribute a new arcade game based on EA SPORTS Tiger Woods PGA Tour video game. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
VR ESTABLISHES "BEACH HEAD" WITH DAVE AND BUSTER'S VR VORTEK PURCHASE IS SECOND
LARGEST IN GLOBAL VR HISTORY
September 1, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced today that it has received an order from Dave and Buster's for 30 of its VR Vortek virtual reality system. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
VR LAUNCHES VR VORTEK IN ASIA ASIAN AMUSEMENT EXPO A HUGE SUCCESS
July 16, 2001 - Hong Kong, SAR, China - GLOBAL VR closed its first trade show in Asia this week, unveiling the VR Vortek with all three of its software titles. Attendees at Asia's largest amusement conference were lined up 3 deep to get a chance to play, surpassing Global VR's highest expectations.
VR SIGNS THREE GAME DEVELOPMENT DEAL WITH GAMEBOX AGREEMENT GIVES GLOBAL VR
WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO GAMEBOX TECHNOLOGY FOR ARCADE INDUSTRY
July 15, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Gamebox EnT, Inc. of Korea to jointly develop three distinct arcade games utilizing Gamebox's patented DreamGun technology. Gamebox recently unveiled it's the DreamGun at the E3 conference in Los Angeles, the world's largest trade show for the gaming industry. The DreamGun allows players to navigate through a virtual computer-generated environment by utilizing controls built into the gun.
PURCHASES NEW GLOBAL VR FOOTBALL SIMULATORS DISNEYQUEST AND ESPNZONE WILL BE
FIRST TO SHOWCASE RED ZONE OFFENSE AND SPLIT THE UPRIGHTS
May 16, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced today that Disney has purchased its first Split the Uprights and Red Zone Offense football simulators. Global first showed the new products at the Amusement Showcase International show in Las Vegas this past February. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.
VORTEK TO BE FEATURED AT SIX FLAGS PARKS
April 22, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced today that its VR Vortek systems, featuring its best-selling Beach Head 2000 game, will be featured at Six Flags amusement parks and managed by an operator experienced in virtual reality games. The company confirmed that it will be installing the units in a revenue--sharing arrangement whereby Global VR will receive a significant portion of the sales generated by its games. Financial terms were not disclosed.
VR CLOSES LARGEST SALE IN ITS HISTORY JILLIAN'S ENTERTAINMENT COMMITS TO VR
VORTEK IN ALL OF ITS LOCATIONS
February 27, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR today announced that it has closed a sale to Jillianšs Entertainment for 50 VR Vortek 3D systems. The sale, valued at approximately $1,000,000, is the largest single sale to date for Global VR.
VR SIGNS FOUR GAME AGREEMENT WITH ACTIVISION
January 30, 2001 - San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR announced today that it has signed an agreement with Activision, Inc. to acquire the worldwide exclusive rights to develop four of Activision's PC games for Global's VR Vortek Arcade Platform.