nGame wins distribution agreement for Wireless Entertainment content with MobileGame Korea
Cambridge, UK and San Francisco, CA, May 20, 2002 - nGame Ltd. the #1 Content aggregator of Mobile Entertainment, announced today that they have signed a long-term distribution agreement with one of South Koreas leading wireless games publishers, MobileGame Korea Co. Ltd. (Mogame.)
Through the deal, nGame will distribute Mogames wireless games exclusively in North America and Europe. This broadens nGames total content portfolio to more than 100 titles for Sun Microsystems Inc.s J2ME˙ (Java˙ 2 Platform, Micro Edition.)
Over the term of the agreement, Mogame will provide nGame with a large number of high quality games including the critically acclaimed Aerostorm, and other games for next generation 3G wireless devices.
"This is one of the most exciting and ambitious content distribution deals we have done yet," said nGame Head of Content, Matt Kelland. "Mogame has a large portfolio of high quality games. After a global search, we are delighted to be partnering with Mogame, who have a reputation for developing the very best wireless games around. We now have even stronger coverage on J2ME.
"nGame is working with a truly world-class group of developers, and Mogame is a worthy addition to our developer program. Mogame is one of the leading Korean Mobile Games publisher, and since Korean companies like Mogame are leading the World in their development expertise for 3G devices, together we will be able to offer North American and European users first access to the most realistic and advanced Wireless Entertainment titles around, said Alex Green Senior VP Business Development, nGame Inc.
S.Song, CEO, Mogame said: "We are very happy to be working with nGame after a global search for the best partner. Our partnership with nGame will enable users in Europe, the USA, and elsewhere, to play our most popular games for the first time. nGames Content Aggregation model allows content providers like Mogame to compete on a level playing field with each other.
Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Cambridge UK and Redwood City CA, nGame aggregates entertainment content and provides a unique end-to-end content delivery solution for Network Operators in a massive new content marketplace Interactive Entertainment for Wireless Devices.
nGame is the #1 Content Aggregator of SMS, WAP, BREW and Java games for mobile phones in North America, Latin America and Europe. nGame partners directly with more than 25 Network Operators and 40 third party developers around the world.
About MobileGame Korea
MobileGame Korea Corp. headquartered in Seoul, Korea, is a pioneer in the development of entertainment content for mobile, Internet, PDA and network based platforms. The company spearheaded the worlds first commercially available J2ME based mobile games and applications and continues its leadership in the development of interactive, multi-user and award winning game contents through the latest technologies in J2ME, BREW, Win CE, Palm OS and WAP.
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Alex Green, nGame Inc.