Macrovision Corporation, a provider of content value management solutions, has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Trymedia Systems, Inc. of San Francisco, CA. Trymedia is a provider of secure digital distribution products and services for the video gaming industry, and operates a distribution network for downloadable PC games. Macrovision agreed to acquire Trymedia and its worldwide operations for $34 million in a cash transaction, which the parties expect to close by July 29, 2005. Upon closing of the transaction, Trymedia will become part of Macrovision's new games business unit. Macrovision will continue to provide support for all of Trymedia's products and distribution services.