SPYR Releases Pocket Starships: STAR TREK(TM) Borg Invasion Trailer

DENVER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 08/10/17 -- SPYR, INC. (OTC PINK: SPYR), a holding company with a wholly owned subsidiary in the mobile game & app development and publishing industry, today announced the release of the new trailer for Pocket Starships: STAR TREK™ Borg Invasion.

Pocket Gamer® (https://www.pocketgamer.com), a games industry publication that is considered by many to be a "global authority on all things mobile and handheld," was given an exclusive to be the first to release the trailer on July 18, 2017. The Pocket Gamer article about the trailer can be viewed here: https://www.pocketgamer.co.uk/r/iPad/Pocket+Starships+-+Borg+Invasion/news.asp?c=74709.

Subsequently, the trailer has now been released on StarTrek.com, and can be viewed here: https://www.startrek.com/article/trailer-time-star-trek-borg-invasion-for-pocket-starships.

SPYR announced on June 8, 2017, that, under license by CBS Consumer Products, it would be incorporating IP from the Star Trek™ television series franchise, specifically Star TrekThe Next GenerationStar TrekDeep Space Nine and Star TrekVoyager, into Pocket Starships. A glimpse into the action that will unfold when these two universes collide, can now be seen in the Pocket Starships: STAR TREK Borg Invasion trailer. The trailer captures the excitement of fighting the Borg enemy with classic Pocket Starships ships and new ships from the Star Trek universe.

According to Mike Turner, SPYR's VP of Strategic Partnerships: "We believe that the integration of the Star Trek IP into Pocket Starships will be welcomed by our existing community and introduce Star Trek fans around the world to our action-based combat game, which can be played on virtually any device, and this is exactly what the game needs in order to 'live long and prosper.'"

About SPYR

SPYR, INC. is a holding company that through its wholly owned subsidiary SPYR APPS, LLC, is engaged in mobile application and game publishing and development. The Company is currently exploring opportunities for additional acquisitions in these and other verticals, including mobile application and game development, in order to expand its holdings, to drive and increase revenue and to generate profits and build value for shareholders.

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Source: SPYR, Inc.

Released August 10, 2017