TOKYO, December 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, and LINE Corporation today launched LINE Let's Golf - the first golf game available on LINE Game platform. This exclusive partnership brings the greatest golf odyssey to users worldwide.
LINE Let's Golf is a casual, free-to-play game that brings a social and competitive experience to LINE via simple one-touch controls. Challenge your friends in a variety of timed sessions in many different locations and weather conditions. Unlock new characters, costumes and power-ups to help boost your skills and beat your friends to the top of the weekly rankings.
"With the launch of our first game on the widely popular LINE Game platform, we hope to connect players more than ever worldwide," said Alexis Gresoviac, Gameloft Vice President, Japan and Gameloft K.K. Managing Director. "LINE Let's Golf provides a fun and casual gaming experience to all generations, with a wide appeal to the Japanese market."
"We are proud to announce that through a great partnership with Gameloft, a leading global game publisher, we have added another hit game to the growing audience of LINE Game platform," said Ryo Morikawa, President of LINE. "This collaboration allows us to offer an immersive gaming experience to LINE Game users across the world."
LINE Let's Golf can be downloaded by visiting the LINE GAME platform, and is also available on the App Store and Google Play.
A leading global publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (including Apple® iOS and Android® devices), set-top boxes and connected TVs. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat or Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal®, Illumination Entertainment®, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, FOX®, Mattel® and Ferrari®.
Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs over 5,000 developers.
Gameloft is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris (Euronext: GFT.PA, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA). Gameloft is traded OTC in the US (sponsored Level 1 ADR ticker: GLOFY).
About LINE Corporation:
LINE Corporation offers a wide variety of Internet services, from the free call and chat app "LINE" (now available in over 230 countries and territories worldwide), to search engine "NAVER," news aggregator "livedoor news," user controlled information aggregation service "NAVER Matome," and "livedoor Blog," one of Japan's largest blogging sites.