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For Immediate Release - March 20, 2003, San Jose, CA - GLOBAL VR today announced a long awaited addition to the highly successful and profitable line of Vortek Systems, the Vortek V3. This "junior" version of the Deluxe and Standard Vortek products has been in development for many months and is now ready to hit the streets.

Bound to become an immediate hit with both operators and players alike, the Vortek V3 delivers the same unique and compelling VR experience with an attractive new price. The Vortek V3's new design, with smaller cabinet dimensions, makes it a snap to ship, move and set up.

"We know that operators and distributors have been waiting for a Vortek platform at a lower price point," stated company President, Milind Bharvirkar. "Having a full range of products from which to choose, operators can now select a product that is appropriate for any location, without compromising the players' experience."

The new Vortek V3 is ready for delivery and ships with the hot new software title Beach Head 2003: Desert War. This GLOBAL VR exclusive delivers proven, top-earning gameplay with new desert-themed combat graphics. Operators should call their local distributor or GLOBAL VR for more information.

GLOBAL VR will be showing the new Vortek V3, running Beach Head 2003: Desert War, at the ASI show in Las Vegas. Attendees should stop by booth #2301 to get a closer look at this powerful new platform.

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in San Jose, California, GLOBAL VR is the world's leading manufacturer of coin-operated video games based on home gaming technology. With an exploding home gaming market, Global VR is leveraging massive investment in development of home games and trigger a renaissance in the out-of-home video game industry. GLOBAL VR has development agreements with the world's leading game publishers Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS), Activision (NASDAQ:ATVI) and Infogrames (NASDAQ :IFGM) that provide exclusive rights to create coin-op versions of popular home games such as EA SPORTS PGA TOURŪ GOLF, Beach Head and Incoming.

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