|Advisory/Amazon.com Launches Computer & Video Games Store|
SEATTLE--Sept. 8, 2000--Amazon.com (Nasdaq:AMZN):
Leading online retailer integrates Earth's Biggest Selection(TM) of computer and video games in one, new store
-- Leading online retailer Amazon.com has launched a new store -- Computer & Video Games -- that provides a one-stop gaming destination for both casual and hard-core gaming enthusiasts. -- Offering the largest selection of computer and video games and accessories available online or off, the new store is rich in features and content to reate the ultimate online gaming experience, such as: -- New and future release lists, improved navigation by gaming platform, and more -- Regular discounts and deals on both front and back list titles -- An interactive gaming community via discussion boards and customer reviews -- ...with the convenience and reliability of Amazon.com
-- Click on the Computer & Video Games link on the Amazon.com directory page (www.amazon.com), or go directly to www.amazon.com/videogames. In addition to the new Computer & Video Games store, customers also will soon be able to shop in a new family-friendly environment as part of Amazon.com's recently announced alliance with Toyrsus.com.
-- Amazon.com exclusive! We've teamed with Westwood Studios/Electronic Arts to bring customers a unique multiplayer map for Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2. This downloadable map is available exclusively to Amazon.com customers. Pre-order a copy today to get access to this special download!
--Amazon.com is the Interactive Digital Software Association's (ISDA) exclusive online partner for its annual "A Nite to Unite for Kids" online auction. Amazon Auctions will host an online auction from October 7-20, featuring unique and hard-to-find PC and video game products from Sony, Nintendo, Sega, Microsoft, and other computer and video game publishers as well as Amazon.com's computer and video games store.