Infinium Labs Stops Accepting Applications for Beta Testers of Its Phantom Console and Service

Oct 02, 2003, 01:00 ET from Infinium Labs

    SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinium Labs today announced that
 the company has stopped accepting applications for the public beta test of its
 Phantom(TM) game console and service. The company will carefully review
 applications during the next 30 days and it expects to notify selected beta
 testers by November 15, 2003.
     Beta testers must be at least 13 years old and reside either in the United
 States or Canada. Each beta tester must have broadband access with at least
 1Mbps downstream connection with an Ethernet handoff via Dedicated Internet
 Access, cable, satellite or DSL provider. Beta testers will be required to
 provide feedback on the service and system.
     Approximately 300 experienced gamers will be selected to test the Phantom
 next generation game console that supports games on demand, game rentals, game
 demos, seamless upgrades and patch management. The beta launch is expected to
 begin in first quarter of 2004 with the fastest console on the market that
 includes a broad selection of pre-loaded games, games on-demand and game
     Infinium Labs received more than 40,000 applications to become beta
 testers of the Phantom Game System and Phantom game service. The company will
 notify selected beta testers via email by November 15, 2003.
     The Phantom(TM) is an always-on broadband device, which will allow gamers
 a wealth of options, from wireless connectivity to massive multiplayer
 capabilities, allowing gamers to demo games before purchasing or subscribing.
 For more information on the Phantom Game System(TM), please visit
     About Infinium Labs
     Infinium Labs is a visionary global entertainment and interactive gaming
 company. Infinium Labs developed its flagship product the Phantom Game
 System(TM), a cutting-edge and intuitive gaming console and delivery system
 that will be the performance leader in the interactive entertainment industry.
 Founded and managed by senior interactive media, entertainment and technology
 leaders with proven industry experience and success, Infinium Labs markets a
 robust game console that appeals to a wide target audience of interactive
 gamers with its ease of use, intuitive graphic user interface, quality
 assurance and robust delivery system. For more information, please visit or
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