New Fortuna Gaming Mobile Poker Game Launched - Friday 27th of January 2006

LONDON –- Fortuna Gaming (UK) Limited.,(OTC Bulletin Board: FGAM.OB), ("the Company") is pleased to announce that itslicensor, Mobile Gaming Now (MGN), has launched version 1.9 of itsmulti-player Texas Hold 'em poker software. In turn, Fortuna has launched itsplay for free multi-player Texas Hold 'em mobile game on the Motorola Razr inNorth America.

"Version 1.9 represents a great leap in both technical operability andgraphic appeal from previous game versions," says Dallas Robinson, V.P. ofMarketing. "It is a great 6-hand mobile based game that will eventually playbeautifully on many phones. We have been testing it, for the last week overthe holiday season on the Motorola Razr phone and its been working great, sowe wanted to get it out to our market," comments Robinson.

"Over 80% of all cell phones activated in the U.S. are currently GSMphones capable of supporting downloadable games," says Dallas Robinson. "Wepicked the Motorola Razr phone after doing extensive research in the fallacross North America and found this phone to be the most functional, mostconsumer oriented, most commercially popular, the best resolution and was mostlikely to continue the Fortuna experience with the player."

Fortuna's business model is focused on building a mobile gaming experiencefor players. This mobile experience will be a key aspect of the marketing planfor the complete on-line gaming company that Fortuna will have upon completionof it's takeover of the on-line gambling acquisition.

Fortuna recently announced the launch of it's Wireless Xperience which nowhas the ability to sell phones, plans and accessories including the Razr onnetworks such as T-Mobile in the U.S. and Fido in Canada.

Over 140 million cell phones were in use in the United States alone lastyear with close to 1.5 billion users worldwide. With annual subscriber growthaveraging 186 million worldwide, according to Cellular News, worldwide cellphone subscribers are expected to total 2 billion by 2007. According to MobileConsumer Data and Multimedia Services, 78.6 million subscribers in the U.S.alone will download games to play by 2009.

"With today's launch we are seriously entering the mobile gaming industrywhich is expected to be a $7.6 billion industry by 2010... then with ourplanned acquisition of our target company we will enter the on-line gamblingindustry. The on-line industry will reach revenues of $48 billion by 2010!"comments Doug Waugh, President of Fortuna Gaming. "It has been our plan to gomobile first, then on-line and we are on track to this in early 2006 asplanned."

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