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The 1UP Network


The 1UP Network connects gamers to their peers and important gaming news and content at the speed of thought.,,,, and form the only online clubhouse /download library /media network for the hardcore gamer. Gamers can find whatever they need on the network run by the first name in gaming media, Ziff Davis Media Game Group.


For the advertiser, the 1UP Network offers unique and compelling advertising and marketing opportunities.Options include integrated print and online programs,non-industry interactive ad units, larger dimensions and file sizes, custom programs and sponsorships, “official” clubs for specific games and characters, and content integration components. The 1UP Network addresses the gamer’s needs in every category and every niche,delivering more eyeballs for the advertising dollar.


N4G is a social game news site that covers the game industry 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our large community of gamers, journalists and industry professionals have made N4G one of the most up-to-date and visited game news sites on the web.

As a member of N4G you can participate in discussions as well as contribute news stories to the site. When you first sign up you will start out as a normal member (Gamer). This will allow you to post comments, submit news tips, and participate in other site activities. If you pass the contributors test you will also be able to post news stories on the site and from there you can work your way up to an N4G Editor.

Becoming an N4G member is free and will only take a few minutes. Join N4G now


What is Game Planet?

Gameplanet was created with the vision of bringing to New Zealanders a place where you can play games, buy games, talk games and meet gamers.

We provide multiplayer Internet game servers for a variety of popular games, we mirror a wide range of gaming related files and provide incentives to play by organising and sponsoring competitions. We sell games, taking pride in having the widest selection of games and the most knowledgable staff in New Zealand. Our team of writers maintain up-to-date News, Reviews, Previews and Feature articles for PC and console platforms. We provide a space for gamers to interact, we run a local IRC chat server, and we operate a network of specialised community-oriented New Zealand gaming sites.



Gameplanet Forums is possibly the largest Internet user community of its kind in New Zealand, with over 30,000 registered members (and growing). The site is a focal point for gaming in NZ, providing a place for discussion of a wide range of games and topics, and acts as a meeting place for gamers and gaming teams.


Gameplanet Store is one of New Zealand’s top ecommerce sites, and possibly the number one NZ business-to-consumer etail site by traffic. Gameplanet Store has consistently ranked the number one site in Hitwise’s Video and Games Shopping category since Hitwise began recording. Gameplanet Store began life as “GameZone Online” in 1996, making it also one of NZ’s longest-running ecommerce sites. Gameplanet Store now also has operations in Australia.



Gameplanet was judged winner of the “Best Youth Site” category two years running in the NetGuide Web Awards 2002 and 2003, and was a finalist in 2004. The site was also nominated a finalist in the “Best Entertainment Site” category in the NetGuide Web Awards 2003 and 2004.

“Best Youth Site 2003, Net  Guide Web Awards”

“Best Youth Oriented 2003, Net  Guide Web Awards”

Gameplanet Store was winner of the “Best E-tail Site” category in the NetGuide Web Awards 2004, and was a finalist in 2002 and 2003.

“Winner, Best E-Tail Store”


IGN Entertainment, a unit of Fox Interactive Media, Inc., is a leading Internet media and services provider focused on the videogame and entertainment enthusiast markets. IGN’s properties collectively attract more than 31 million unique monthly users worldwide. Our network of videogame-related properties (, GameSpy, FilePlanet, TeamXbox, 3D Gamers, Direct2Drive and others) is the web’s number one videogame information destination and attracts one of the largest concentrated audiences of young males on the Internet. We also own and operate the popular movie-related website, Rotten Tomatoes, and one of the leading male lifestyle websites, In addition, we provide technology for online game play in videogames.(read more)





Nobody knows games and gamers like GameSpot. Our love of games combined with our experience, innovation, and commitment makes GameSpot the standard for all things gaming. For 11 years, we’ve been 100-percent focused on games. We understand that today’s gamers play for many different reasons, and we’re able to engage this growing number of diverse gamers no matter why they hit play.


Over the years, our family of gaming-focused sites has grown to include GameFAQs, Sportsgamer, Game Rankings, and GameSpot Trax, so now we’ve got every aspect of the gaming world covered. And we must be doing something right, because two million gamers visit us every day and 92% would recommend us.


We Entertain, Inform, and Connect Gamers


* Unmatched content including live-event coverage, exclusive interviews, original shows, online tournaments, cinema-quality videos, game previews and reviews, demo premieres, beta tests, strategy guides, and more.
* Dedicated channels for every gaming system (like the PS3, Xbox 360, Wii), as well as specialty channels, such as GameSpot Sports, GameSpot News, and Launch Centers.
* An active, engaged community where like-minded gamers interact via lively forums, user reviews and ratings, blogs, unions, and user-generated video.


We Arm Marketers


* GameSpot Trax—the industry’s most advanced, real-time market-intelligence tool equipping marketers with the insight and analysis required to better understand gamers and the marketplace.
* GamersInstinct—a large, high-quality gamer panel available for conducting gaming or gamer-related market research. is the best video games forum on the web. We have active discussions about the whole world of gaming, including next-generation consoles PS3, Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii. We also cover handheld consoles Sony PSP and Nintendo DS, plus loads more.


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