Gaming platform

Digicel will launch a new online gaming platform, GameNation

Gamers, get ready!

Digicel has partnered with NewComm to introduce a new all-in-one online gaming experience this summer, allowing gamers to instantly access and enjoy a wide selection of the games they love.

This platform called GameNation will officially launch via www.playgamenation.com and at Digicel headquarters at 14 Ocean Boulevard at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 13.

“GameNation is poised to become the platform of choice for customers to play their favorite online games, including action, racing, arcade, puzzles and more, without any download requirements or additional hardware needed,” according to a Digicel statement announcing the partnership.

According to the release, players will have access to hundreds of free and paid options, making GameNation the one-stop-shop for online gaming entertainment. Non-existing Digicel customers will also have the option of creating an account to access the GameNation platform.

The statement says players will be able to win prizes and “earn bragging rights through leader board rankings, among other benefits.” He said GameNation will be easy to use, fun and accessible and will provide interactive online entertainment with real prizes. For an even more immersive experience, players can choose to connect their Bluetooth headsets and controllers.

Scratch & Win, Fantasy Football, and Spin the Wheel are among the many titles GameNation has to offer in the early stages. The release noted that with NewComm looking to expand its partnerships with major global gaming platforms, local gamers can expect to discover new titles over the coming months.

“Everyone loves gaming, and as a family brand, we’re thrilled to launch GameNation to help bring more people together to have fun while showing off their competitive spirit,” commented Carla Hollingsworth, Chief Marketing Officer of brand for Digicel.

“It’s also why we’ve extended our LTE and fiber networks so gamers can rely on our blazing-fast speeds to enjoy advanced motion enhancements, optimized sound quality, fast response times, and, better yet, a competitive advantage over other players,” she added.

According to Digicel, attendees of the GameNation launch will get an exclusive first look via an interactive touchscreen that offers a truly immersive gaming experience.