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Last Day of Work Selects Big Fish Games for Exclusive Representation

Big Fish Games to Provide Complete Development, Marketing and Publishing Support (February 06, 2007)
DMN Newswire--2007-2-6--SEATTLE---February 06, 2007 --Big Fish GamesTM (, a leading developer and distributor of casual games, today announced it has signed a four-year publishing agreement for all games created by Last Day of Work, a San Francisco-based independent game development studio. Last Day of Work and Big Fish Games have worked together over the last 15 months to release such best-selling casual games as Virtual Villagers and Fish Tycoon. As part of the new agreement, Big Fish Games will continue to provide complete development, marketing and publishing support for new games developed by Last Day of Work.

?Were thrilled to enter into this agreement with Big Fish Games, a true innovator in the casual games industry, said Arthur Humphrey, CEO of Last Day of Work. ?Big Fish Games allows and encourages us to try exciting new ideas with our game designs. They then support these inventive games with their best-in-class marketing and publishing engine, ensuring our titles reach a massive base of new and current players alike.

Industry tracking service monitors the top ten lists of the 23 highest volume casual game distribution portals online. Their aggregate statistics for all of 2006 shows that Last Day of Work had two of the industries top ten games and Big Fish Games had three, for a combined achievement of releasing half of the top ten best selling games in 2006.

?Last Day of Work is one of the most creative independent developers in casual games. Were extremely proud to partner with them and represent their work, said Patrick Wylie, vice president of Big Fish Studios. ?Our relationship with Last Day of Work will allow us to bring new and exciting titles to our existing customers as well as introduce more players around the world to casual games.

About Last Day of Work

Last Day of Work is a San Francisco-based independent game development studio. The company specializes in games that bend the definitions of existing genres and run in true real-time. For more information, visit

About Big Fish Games

Big Fish Games, Inc., a developer, publisher, and distributor of casual, family-friendly games, has one of the largest and highest-quality game catalogs on the Internet with more than 400 titles, a global network reach of over 25 million monthly unique users, and distribution partners such as Viacom and NBC. Through partnerships with more than 400 game developers, Big Fish Games offers consumers ?A New Game Every Day and makes acquiring and playing Internet-delivered downloadable and online games a safe, easy and reliable experience for more than 500,000 customers daily. The success of Big Fish Games entertainment portal and the introduction of hit game franchises like Mystery Case Files, Hidden Expedition and Travelogue 360 from Big Fish Games' studios group have established Big Fish Games as a leading worldwide consumer brand.

Big Fish Games, ?Where the World Goes to Play. Visit Big Fish Games at

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