PARIS, September 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Gameloft®, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, today announced its best-selling racing game - Asphalt 6: Adrenaline will be embedded on the HiSense XT880 model, in addition to being free to download on the HiSense smart-TV content store for the latest released K660 smart-TV models.
Asphalt 6: Adrenaline is a high-speed car-racing game where players can get a real racing experience while tearing up the streets of L.A., Tokyo, the Bahamas, and other beautiful locations across the world. Players can also discover 45 cars and bikes from the world's leading manufacturers including Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin and Ducati, as well as race against up to 6 players locally. To date, the Asphalt brand has generated over 50 million downloads since its launch.
"We're pleased to bring one of our most popular games to HiSense's brand new Smart-TV," said Alexandre Tan, Business Development Director at Gameloft. "We are now able to provide consumers with an even more immersive gaming experience on their living room screen."
"We are glad to forge this partnership to bring our technology and Gameloft's cutting edge gaming development capabilities together" said Hu Jianyong, Vice General Manager of Hisense Marketing Company. "With Dure-Core CPU and GPU, Hisense' SmartTV can run Gameloft's large racing game perfectly. By integrating Gameloft's most popular racing title, HiSense is redefining the meaning of Smart-TV. We believe that Asphalt 6: Adrenaline will bring our customers the exclusive gaming experience."
The HiSense Smart-TV XT880 and K660 will be available in Chinaat the end of September, 2012.
For more information about Gameloft, please visit the company 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 and connected TVs. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Real Football®, Modern Combat, and N.O.V.A.: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance®, and also partners with major rights holders including 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 the Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA). Gameloft's sponsored Level 1 ADR (ticker: GLOFY) is traded OTC in the US.
Founded as Qingdao No.2 Radio Factory in 1969, Hisense has now developed into a multibillion dollar global conglomerate, which has two listed companies (Hisense Electric Co., Ltd. (600060), on the Shanghai Stock Exchange, and Hisense Kelon Electrical Holdings Company Ltd. (000921), on the Shenzhen and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges); owns three famous trademarks (Hisense, Kelon and Ronshen); and provides a wide range of products and services including "multimedia", "home appliances", "telecommunications" and "information technology". Adhering to its development strategies stressing sound technological foundation and robust operation, Hisense expands its business into high-end industries and also into the top tiers of those industries through continuous technological research and development. It is making unremitting efforts and developing successive innovations together with its 60,000 employees around the world for the same dream---developing Hisense into an enduring enterprise and global brand.
Jessica W. Lewinstein
North American PR Manager, Gameloft