ROSEVILLE, Calif. and TEMPE, Ariz., June 13, 2000 - Prima Games (, the world's leading source of official print and online strategy for PC and console games, and enhanced browser-developer NeoPlanet Inc. ( today announced the "Prima Games Browser" is available free for downloading from the Prima Games Web site at The new browser is designed to offer game players fast, convenient navigation to games and strategy guides.

The Prima Games Browser features direct "channel" links to Prima's leading game strategy resources, a custom search feature, a gaming news ticker, and a custom graphical interface branded by Prima Games. Users of the Prima Games Browser can also customize its channel settings for direct navigation to preferred Web sites and tailor the look and feel with "skins".

"Prima Games now offers game players a fast and easy way to stay in touch with the Web sites that matter to them the most," said Debra Kempker, President, Prima Games. "We are proud to partner with NeoPlanet to develop a browser specifically designed for the game player community."

"We've combined Prima Games' authoritative knowledge of games with NeoPlanet's leading-edge browser innovations to provide a unique and powerful Internet tool for game players," said Drew Cohen, CEO, NeoPlanet, Inc. "Game players will find the new Prima Games Browser a great complement to their gaming experience. NeoPlanet is excited by the tremendous opportunities within the game players market."

The Prima Games Browser is approximately 2MB and requires Windows 98 or Win 95/NT with IE 4.0 or higher installed.

About Prima Games
Prima Games is the world's leading publisher of strategy guides for computer and console games, now with more than 40 million strategy guides in print. Renowned for its consistent high quality, the Roseville, California-based company continues to dominate the field it created in 1990. Prima Games now has offices in the United States, United Kingdom, France, and Germany. is the World Wide Web extension of Prima Games. Combining the exclusive content of our strategy guides with news and information from the game industry, is an ideal homepage for gamers on the Web. Founded in 1984, Prima Publishing, the parent of Prima Games, has four divisions including Games, Lifestyles, Health and Technology.

About NeoPlanet
NeoPlanet combines content, communications and community to bring the best of the Internet to the consumer's desktop. The company allows users to reflect their own "Internet Fashion" by customizing NeoPlanet's Internet Desktop through personalized "skins." NeoPlanet features a built in directory of user customizable Content Channels featuring Lycos' leading Internet content allowing users to personalize their surfing experience. Distribution channels include Web sites and direct marketers, ISPs and OEMs. NeoPlanet is free and easy to download at NeoPlanet, Inc. patent pending.

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Christian Hughes
Prima Games

NeoPlanet, Inc.
Tel: 480.317.2020

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