SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - October 13, 2010) -  Today, Mochi Media announced the third annual Flash Gaming Summit, which will be held on February 27th 2011 at the UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. This year's conference brings together leaders in the Flash game space to share industry insights and strategies on successful game design, development and monetization.

Last year's Flash Gaming Summit brought together over 500 attendees with a sold-out conference featuring sessions on game development, design and monetization from leading game developers in the industry. The conference also recognizes and honors the best Flash games created in the past year through "The Mochis Awards Ceremony."

"The online gaming industry is in a stage of rapid growth and evolution," said Jameson Hsu, CEO of Mochi Media. "Even since last year's event, there have been significant shifts in the industry. Social games are now not only being played on Facebook, but outside of the social networks and on mobile devices. There are so many new trends to talk about in the industry and we look forward to diving in and discussing all of them at this year's conference."

Flash Gaming Summit's Advisory Board includes Ted Patrick (Adobe), Chris Harris (Kaiparasoft), Daniel Cook (Spry Fox), Paul Preece (Casual Collective), Peter Hofstede (SPIL Games), Ben Garney (PushButton Labs) and Lars Jörnow (

Flash Gaming Summit is possible with support from platinum sponsor Past years' sponsors include Palm, Adobe, Kongregate, Zynga and RockYou.

For more information about the Flash Gaming Summit please visit or follow @fgsummit on Twitter. Speaking submissions are now being accepted.

About Flash Gaming Summit
Flash Gaming Summit is a conference focused on fostering the growth and success of the Flash games community. It was established to bring together industry leaders to share industry insights and strategies around game development and the business of making games. Flash Gaming Summit is organized by Mochi Media. Learn more at

About Mochi Media
Mochi Media is the world's largest browser-based games network, with more than 140 million monthly active users and 15,000 games on nearly 40,000 publisher websites. Mochi Media's game development products and services enable developers to track usage analytics, distribute their games to thousands of websites, and monetize global gameplays via micro-transactions and in-game advertising. The company is headquartered in downtown San Francisco and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shanda Games Limited (NASDAQ: GAME).

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