ORLANDO, Florida and SAN FRANCISCO, May 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, is announcing a lineup of 11 games coming to the BlackBerry® 10 platform. The games are being optimized for the new platform using the BlackBerry® 10 Native SDK (software development kit), and include Shark Dash, N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, IceAgeVillage and Oregon Trail: American Settler, to name a few.
"We are thrilled to be able to bring some of our most popular titles to the BlackBerry 10 platform," said Ludovic Blondel, Vice President of OEM at Gameloft. "BlackBerry 10 customers canlook forward to enjoyinga slew of high-quality games of all genres , including thetremendously successful Shark Dash and Ice Age Village, with an improved gaming experience all around."
"The BlackBerry 10 platform allows game developers to deliver a high performance mobile gaming experience for customers," said Martyn Mallick, Vice President Global Alliances & Business Development at RIM. "We have a long and productive relationship with Gameloft and we are pleased to work with them to bring a number of their most popular games to BlackBerry 10 customers at launch."
The games are designed to take advantage of key BlackBerry 10 features including the Scoreloop social gaming tools and multiplayer functions, and will range from freemium to $6.99 per app. Shark Dash, N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, IceAgeVillage and Oregon Trail: American Settler will be available on BlackBerry App World™ at launch, with more games to follow.
For more information, please visit Gameloft's website at http://www.gameloft.com
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, connected TVs and consoles. Gameloft partners with leading international brands such as UNO®, Spider-Man®, James Cameron's Avatar™, Ferrari® and Sonic Unleashed®. Gameloft also operates its own established franchises, such as Real Football, Asphalt™, Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation and N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance®. Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in 100 countries and employs over 4,500 developers.
Gameloft is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA).
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Jessica W. Lewinstein