KNUTSFORD, England, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Leading in-flight entertainment content service provider has signed an agreement with Miami-based in-flight games specialist to bring high quality PlayStation, Xbox 360, PC, Wii, iOS and Android games to airline passengers.
Leading in-flight entertainment provider, IFE Services, has signed an agreement with in-flight games specialist, GUE Tech, that will significantly improve the gaming experience of airline passengers.
Miami-based GUE Tech has developed a growing and exclusive catalogue of 160 high-quality games from the PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii, PC Android and iOS platforms covering genres including action, sport, interactive movie, role-playing, racing, strategy, arcade, shooter, adventure, educational and puzzle. Very popular iconic games such as Warm Up, Fallout, Worms, Redneck Rampage, Gun Metal and Alone in the Dark, which have sold millions of copies 'on the ground', are now available to airlines to license for the first time. The games have been tested on all major embedded IFE systems.
GUE Tech first hit the headlines back in March this year when the company announced that it had licensed 15 games to Singapore Airlines for its 'Red Eye Games Collection'. IFE Services, which currently provides IFE content to 43 airlines globally, is now working closely with GUE Tech to bring its games to a wider market.
"As an independent and innovative IFE provider we're constantly monitoring the market for exciting new content suppliers on behalf of our clients," said Andy McEwan, CEO of IFE Services. "When we came across GUE Tech's catalogue of games we were very impressed. We now have access to the highest quality in-flight games on the market and cannot wait to demonstrate them to airlines all over the world. We know their passengers will love playing these fantastic games."
"We're very proud of our in-flight games which we've sourced from highly respected publishers such as Atari, Interplay, Team17 and Anuman," said Max Lingua, CEO of GUE Tech. "Iconic titles like Broken Sword, Syberia and Myst made history in the terrestrial gaming world selling millions of copies. Our games catalogue includes a wide variety of genres so there is truly something for everyone to enjoy in-flight. We're very excited to be working closely with IFE Services to bring our games catalogue to airlines that wish to offer their passengers a great gaming experience."
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About IFE Services
IFE Services is a leading provider of in-flight entertainment solutions to the airline industry. Its focus on quality and innovation is supported by a strong commitment to customer service and investment in the latest systems and technologies.
IFE Services supplies a full range of services to enable its clients to provide a first class entertainment experience to passengers. They include movies, TV programmes, audio, games, apps, safety and destination films, portable entertainment systems, onboard publications and AVOD technical support and management.
IFE Services works with a broad client-base worldwide of over 50 airlines and cruise ship operators. The company's headquarters are in Cheshire, UK with regional offices located in Madrid, Singapore, Santiago, Sao Paulo, Nairobi, Kuala Lumpur, Oberhausen, Johannesburg and Irvine, California.
IFE Services is a privately owned company and part of the Travel Entertainment Group.
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