TOKYO & ESPOO, Finland & PARIS & PITTSBURGH - Tuesday, September 9th 2014 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- G-cluster Global and Gameloft are pleased to announce a strategic partnership. The deal will enable world famous mobile game franchises such as Asphalt, Modern Combat and many more to be played directly from the G-cluster cloud gaming platform.
G-cluster offers game publishers and operators the most deployed cloud gaming platform, which allows users to play across TV, tablet and mobile devices instantly without any download.
This agreement will allow G-cluster to distribute premium and freemium versions of Gameloft games.
“The partnership with Gameloft will allow us to explore new ways of monetizing content in the cloud. We are very excited to benefit from Gameloft expertise on mobile and free-to-play games.” said Sevan Kessissian, Senior Vice President of Content and Strategy at G-cluster.
“We are thrilled to partner with G-Cluster and to bring very exciting gameplay experiences to life on all screens. Thanks to this partnership, we can bring our games to even more players in the world.” said Cyril Guilleminot, Director France & Benelux at Gameloft.
About G-cluster Global Corporation:
Founded in 2000, G-cluster is the first and largest cloud gaming platform. G-cluster provides a full-featured white label service that offers casual and AAA games to be playable over broadband networks, regardless of the device used to access the service. The company’s client base includes Broadmedia Corporation, Orange, NTT Plala and SFR, and content partnerships with leading game studios such as Disney, Ubisoft, Konami, Warner Bros, Electronic Arts and Gameloft. G-cluster is headquartered in Tokyo, with offices in Espoo, Finland; Paris, France and Pittsburgh, PA.
For more information, please visit <http://www.g-cluster.com/> or follow G-cluster on Twitter at @GclusterGlobal.
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, Android® and Windows® 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 Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®.
Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs over 5,200 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).
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