VR TAKES IAAPA BY STORM!
December 4, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR's exhibit at this year's IAAPA show in Orlando, November 20-23 was another outstanding success for the company. The International show was a huge success not only from the international attendees and buyer perspectives but also from the domestic traffic in the booth.
VR ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF THE SOFTWARE UPDATE VERSION 1.1 FOR THE SMASH
HIT, EA SPORTS PGA TOUR® GOLF
December 2, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- On November 15th, GLOBAL VR, the industry leader in breakthrough coin-operated video game products, began shipping the most recent software updates for their latest hit game, EA SPORTS PGA TOUR® GOLF. This software release, known as version 1.1, should be available from distribution by the time you read this and adds several important new elements to the game including:
December 1, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- Beach Head 2002 and 2000, featured in GLOBAL VR's Vortek arcade platform grabbed the number one and two spots respectively in December's Replay Magazine Players Choice Poll in the Video Simulator Category.
VR EARNS RAVE REVIEWS AT AMOA
September 27, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- The GLOBAL VR booth was the center of attraction at the recent AMOA (Amusement Machine Operators Association) 2002, held in Las Vegas, September 19-21. According to key personnel, countless representatives of the international and domestic press swarmed the booth, attracted by the frenetic energy of the games and constant crowd of people in the booth.
VR ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF FANTASY COURSES FOR THE NEW SMASH HIT, EA
SPORTS PGA TOUR® GOLF
September 7, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- On October 15th, GLOBAL VR, the industry leader in breakthrough coin-operated video game products, will concurrently introduce two new fantasy courses along with the official launch of their EA SPORTS PGA TOUR® GOLF Tournament System. The courses, "Timber Hill" and "Scorpion Ridge" will cater to the "masochistic player", the one who thrives on challenge and improbable course situations.
VR LAUNCHES EA SPORTS PGA TOUR® GOLF GAME
July 11, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR officially entered the video golf market in July with the unveiling of the new EA SPORTS PGA TOUR® GOLF game during a distributor meeting held in scenic Half Moon Bay, California. According to President Milind Bharvirkar, distributors from across North America arrived at the Ritz Carlton golf resort, eager to try what has been described as the most anticipated coin-op game of all time.
VR BEGINS PRODUCTION OF BEACH HEAD 2000 IN AN UPRIGHT CABINET
July 1, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- Move opens up America's #1 Earning Video Game to more locations than ever.
VORTEK AND BEACH HEAD 2000 VOTED #1 EARNING GAME
May 7, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR's flagship VR Vortek arcade platform made its debut on the charts in April at the lofty Number One spot. Every month, Playmeter Magazine ranks the top-earning arcade games according to a survey of industry leaders. The April 2002 Operator's Choice Equipment Poll showed the VR Vortek out-earning such well-known games as SEGA Daytona, NAMCO's Alpine Racer 2, and Midway's Arctic Thunder.
VR VOTED #1 VIDEO SIMULATOR IN PLAYMETER MAGAZINE'S OPERATOR'S CHOICE EQUIPMENT
April 24, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR's flagship product, the VR Vortek has placed #1 for April 2002 in PlayMeter Magazine's prestigious 'Operator's Choice Equipment Poll.'
VR'S LAUNCHES BEACH HEAD 2002 AT A.S.I
March 1, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR is pleased to announce the launch of Beach Head 2002, the highly anticipated sequel to America's # 1 earning game, Beach Head 2000. The launch will take place at Amusement Showcase International in Las Vegas from March 6-8.
VR'S LAUNCHES INCOMING AT A.S.I
March 1, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR is pleased to announce the launch of a brand new non-violent title, Incoming. The launch will take place at Amusement Showcase International in Las Vegas from March 6-8.
VR SIGNS COIN-OP DEAL WITH ELECTRONIC ARTS FOR TIGER WOODS EA SPORTS PGA
TOUR® GOLF GAME
January 16, 2002 -- San Jose, CA -- GLOBAL VR, a privately-held manufacturer of coin-operated video games and virtual reality game systems, announced a four-year worldwide license agreement with Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) that allows for the creation of a series of coin-operated games based upon the EA SPORTS Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® Golf titles. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.