These Three Achievements Were Awarded at the Pocket Gamer Awards, Announced During the Game Developers ConferencePARIS, March 15, 2010 — (PRNewswire) — Gameloft(R), a leading publisher and developer of downloadable video games, scored multiple awards: Best Publisher for iPhone, Best Action/Arcade Game (iPhone) for N.O.V.A. Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, and Best Action/Arcade Game (Mobile) for Zombie Infection at the Pocket Gamer Awards 2010.
With the ongoing development and the growth of the iPhone, mobile and smartphone video game industry, Pocket Gamer, considered one of the largest websites for mobile games, inaugurated its first edition of the Pocket Gamer Awards on Wednesday, March 10th. The finalists were selected from among the best mobile games released throughout 2009.
"We're honored to receive this distinction from Pocket Gamer. Our success can be attributed to our development teams' constant concern for quality on both rich and traditional mobile gaming platforms, and to our desire to offer games that are both spectacular and popular," said Julien Fournials, senior vice-president of Production at Gameloft, "Our goal is to continue to enhance the gaming experience for our consumers by pushing the envelope in terms of graphics, gameplay, and overall experience in all our upcoming games."
Gameloft is a leading international publisher and developer of downloadable video games. For 10 years, Gameloft has been established as one of the top innovators in its field. The company creates games for mobile phones, smartphones, iPhone and iPod touch. Gameloft games are also available to players on WiiWare(R), DSiWare, Microsoft(R) Xbox LIVE(R) Arcade and PlayStation(R)Network.
Partnership agreements with leading licenses such as UNO(R), Ferrari(R), Shrek(R), CSI(TM), Spider-Man(R) and Brothers in Arms(R) allow Gameloft to form strong relationships with international brands. In addition to the partnerships, Gameloft owns and operates titles such as Real Football, Asphalt and Brain Challenge(R).
Gameloft is present on all the continents with its own production studios, employing over 3,500 developers, and distributes its games in over 100 countries. Gameloft is listed on Euronext Paris (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA)
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