Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc. Teams Up With Texas Hold'em Poker Tours (THPT)

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y., April 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc. (FUEG), a Reality Gaming Social Network company, today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with THPT which, over the last four years, has grown to be the largest Bar Poker League in the State of Florida. Founded by former dealers, Matt Ehlert and Kevin Mangan, THPT has awarded over $100,000 in cash and prizes, grown to over 30,000 members and has won multiple awards from Ante Up Magazine.

"We are excited to now be affiliated with THPT and our plan is to transition their players to our site by offering and branding THPT exclusive online tournaments and have them participate in our league season format" stated A.J. Wiley, League Director for Face Up.

Face Up Entertainment Group has sponsored two THPT live events and has awarded assorted prizes including seats to local card rooms, cash, merchandise, iPads, cruises and entry into the "THPT Annie Duke Training Class".

"We have designed a model that is perfect for Bar Poker Leagues and local card rooms and we are elated to be partnered with a league like THPT" added A.J. Wiley, League Director for Face Up.

The Company's game proprietary platform (www.FaceUpGaming.com) is being used in creating a vast global gaming network consisting of games from every region of the globe, supporting native languages as well as cross language functionality. Logical additions to the platform include global staples in gaming such as Backgammon, Poker, Chess and Checkers and many others. Face Up Gaming is a legal non-wagering online gaming platform (www.FaceUpGaming.com).

Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc. is committed to responsible game-play and is not a gambling site. "Our goal is to maintain the thrill of online games while keeping it safe for everyone. Our social networking functionality provides the user base with the ability to grow their circle of friends beyond those they physically reach day to day. Our users sit down to play a game and more often than not leave making a connection with a stranger which is then maintained via our social network functionalities," stated Mr. Elinson.

Matters discussed in this release may constitute forward-looking statements. The U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides safe harbor protections for forward-looking statements in order to encourage companies to provide prospective information about their business. The Company desires to take advantage of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and is including this cautionary statement in connection with this safe harbor legislation.

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Important factors that, in our view, could cause actual results to differ materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements include our ability to identify and in-license and the ability to adequately fund such targeted acquisitions. Risks and uncertainties are further described in reports filed by Face Up Entertainment Group, Inc. with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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