800America.com, Inc. Acquires WizardWorld.com

Thu, December 13th, 2001 at 12:00am PST

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Jonah Weiland, Executive Producer/Publisher

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Official Press Release

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- 800America.com, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCO), a parent company to multiple B2B and B2C international e-commerce and technology companies (http://www.800america.com), today announced it has acquired WizardWorld.com(R) (http://www.wizardworld.com), the premiere destination for enthusiasts interested in collectibles including comic books, action figures and collectible cards and games. The site features an online marketplace for individuals, collectors, and dealers, offering a portfolio management service for their collectibles. Users can buy/sell, value, track, and manage their collectibles with WizardWorld(R) online portfolios -- the same way they'd value, track and sell stocks.

The WizardWorld.com(R) service provides the tools and features that collectible enthusiasts desire, for example: comprehensive, up-to-the-minute price guides; breaking news; market analysis; contests; events; chat; picture galleries; and exclusive product offerings.

This acquisition further enhances the 800America.com(R) portfolio of companies offering online marketplaces and trading communities. 800America is the home to several successful and profitable online trading communities. The Company continues to have consistent growth and profitability by integrating synergistic rapidly growing B2B, B2C e-commerce and technology companies.

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to vary materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. The company may experience significant fluctuations in future operating results due to a

number of economic, competitive and other factors, including among other

things, the size or timing of customer contracts, new or increased

competition, changes in market demand, and seasonality of purchases of the

Company's products and services. These factors and others could cause

operating results to vary significantly from those in prior periods, and those

projected in forward-looking statements. Additional information with respect

to these and other factors that could materially affect the company and its

operations are included in certain forms the company flies with the U.S.

Securities and Exchange Commission.

 
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