Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Now Integrated Into Pocket Starships
DENVER, CO, Feb. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SPYR, INC. (OTC Pink: SPYR), a holding company with a wholly owned subsidiary in the mobile game & app development and publishing industry, today announced that it has integrated additional cryptocurrencies into its flagship game, Pocket Starships.
SPYR announced on January 4, 2018, that Bitcoin can be used to make in-app purchases in the web version of Pocket Starships (https://ir.spyr.com/press-releases/detail/202/spyr-accepting-bitcoin-for-in-game-purchases-in-pocket). Through the existing secure online payment platform it uses, SPYR has now integrated many additional cryptocurrencies into Pocket Starships including:
The integration of additional cryptocurrencies is ongoing.
SPYR’s CEO and President, James R. Thompson stated, “As we previously stated, it has become clear to us that players want to be able to pay for in-game items with various currencies. We are continuing to meet those needs and give players as many payment options as feasible by integrating additional popular cryptocurrencies as quickly as possible.”
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.
Safe Harbor Statement:
This release contains forward-looking statements that are based upon current expectations or beliefs, as well as a number of assumptions about future events. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements and the assumptions upon which they are based are reasonable, we can give no assurance or guarantee that such expectations and assumptions will prove to have been correct. Forward-looking statements are generally identifiable by the use of words like "may," "will," "should," "could," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "believe," "intend," or "project" or the negative of these words or other variations on these words or comparable terminology. The reader is cautioned not to put undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, as these statements are subject to numerous factors and uncertainties, including but not limited to: adverse economic conditions, competition, adverse federal, state and local government regulation, international governmental regulation, inadequate capital, inability to carry out research, development and commercialization plans, loss or retirement of key executives and other specific risks. To the extent that statements in this press release are not strictly historical, including statements as to revenue projections, business strategy, outlook, objectives, future milestones, plans, intentions, goals, future financial conditions, events conditioned on stockholder or other approval, or otherwise as to future events, such statements are forward-looking, and are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The forward-looking statements contained in this release are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the statements made. Readers are advised to review our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission that can be accessed over the Internet at the SEC's website located at https://www.sec.gov, as well as SPYR’s website located at https://www.spyr.com, and SPYR’s community channel on Twitter located at https://twitter.com/spyrinc.
Investor Relations Contact: Marlin Molinaro Marmel Communications, LLC (828) 669-0616 email@example.com
Source: SPYR, Inc.
Released February 7, 2018