XFIRE SURPASSES FIVE MILLION REGISTERED USERS
The free service for PC and console game players offers a quick and easy solution to find and play with friends online
"Surpassing the five million registered user
mark is a huge milestone for Xfire - we have truly become gamers' online game
community of choice," said
Xfire is a free product that is supported by advertising. It provides valuable services to gamers that enrich their online game playing experiences including friend tracking, a one-click option to join friends' games, a server browser; in-game messaging, peer-to-peer file downloading, automated player profiles and voice chat.
In addition to having many multiplayer communication services and features, Xfire is also the largest host of online gaming events on the Internet. Xfire and its advertisers sponsor online events where members can play with pro gamers, join in online chats with celebrities, and participate in machinima contests involving their favorite games. Over 250,000 gamers have participated in these online events which have been sponsored by Pepsi, Cadbury, ATI, Intel, Taco Bell, 20th Century Fox, Electronic Arts and others. Over six million gamers read about these events online.