DENVER, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SPYR, INC. (OTCQB: SPYR), a holding company with wholly owned subsidiaries in both the mobile game & app development and publishing industry, and in the restaurant industry, today announced that its publishing and development teams are currently attending two games conferences this week in San Francisco (from February 27th through March 3rd), largely to seek out new games for publishing, but also to showcase its flagship game, Pocket Starships.
SPYR will participate in both GDC (Game Developers Conference), the world's largest professional game industry event, and GCA (Game Connection America).
According to the GDC website, "GDC attracts over 27,000 attendees, and is the primary forum where programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and others involved in the development of interactive games and virtual reality gather to exchange ideas and shape the future of the industry."
Game Connection America is the international event where 2700+ developers, publishers, distributors and service providers come to find new partners.
"Our participation in these conferences will further enhance SPYR's reputation and visibility in the electronic games industry," said SPYR CEO & President, James R. Thompson. "We have a full schedule of meetings with game developers and others in the industry at these two conferences and we are always seeking an opportunity to partner with upcoming developers to publish some great new games."
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. SPYR, INC. also owns and operates an "American Diner" theme restaurant located in the Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania called "Eat at Joe's®" through its other wholly-owned subsidiary, E.A.J.: PHL Airport Inc. 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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