PLAYPHONE SOCIAL GAMING NETWORK (PSGN) CONTINUES SURGE IN DEVELOPER AND GAMES SUPPORT ON SMARTPHONES AND TABLETS FOLLOWING SUMMER MONTHS

SAN FRANCISCO (September 18, 2012)PlayPhone®, Inc., a global leader in mobile social gaming, today announced that it has ramped up the games offerings for its state-of-the-art social gaming network, PlayPhone Social Gaming Network (PSGN), for mobile devices supporting Android, iOS, HTML5 and Windows Phone 7 platforms.  For the third quarter ending September 30, PlayPhone will add more than 500 new developers to its program and 40 additional games, bringing the total games live on the PlayPhone Social Gaming Network to more than 200 titles.

Network statistics across the board experienced an uptick correlated to an increased level of developer support, now with more than 3,500 of the industry’s top creative studios, bringing smartphone and tablet games like Hotel Mogul, Nosferatu and Parallel Mafia, to the PlayPhone Social Gaming Network.  Adding content to its already vast catalogue that includes hits like Derby Dash 3D, Mystery Island and Journey to Egypt, gamers can look forward to playing these great freemium games by the end of September:

·      Assault Force: Zombie Mission (Android)

·      Scan the Box (Android)

·      Block Topple (iOS & Android)

·      Ninja Cut Cut (iOS)

·      Arcade Coin Pusher (iOS)

·      Fish Reed Deluxe (Android)

·      Natures Revenge (iOS)

·      Extreme Impossible Mission (Android)

·      Tank (Android)

·      Love Challenge (iOS & Android)

·      Tap Freestyle (iOS & Android)

·      Super Gold Digger (iOS & Android)

·      Pop and Drop (iOS)

·      Angry FaceBooks (iOS)

·      Fish Reef: Tropical Hunt (Android)

“Now more than ever, the PlayPhone Social Gaming Network is becoming developers’ go-to platform for games distribution on smartphones and tablets,” said Anders Evju, EVP, business development and strategic partnerships, PlayPhone, Inc.  “Last month’s beta release for PlayPhone PSGN SDK 2.0 has been very well received. Now developers have even more flexibility over distribution, monetization efforts and marketing. We will continue to evolve the PlayPhone Social Gaming Network in an effort to build the best, most active social gaming network for both players and developers.”

The PlayPhone Social Gaming Network is the ultimate destination for mobile gamers and provides developers access to millions of users regardless of their smartphone or tablet choice.  It is the first true cross-platform social gaming network on the market today that gives developers a complete publishing solution and full control of their IP.  The PlayPhone Social Gaming Network supports all leading and yet-to-be released development platforms, including Android, iOS, HTML5, Windows Phone 7 (WP7), Adobe AIR, with full support for Unity.

About PlayPhone, Inc.

PlayPhone® is a global leader in delivering mobile social gaming via smartphones and tablets through its cross-platform PlayPhone Social Gaming Network (PSGN).  With a presence in more than 25 countries throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America, PlayPhone’s mobile gaming platform provides developers with the ability to launch and monetize social games around the globe.  The PlayPhone developers program includes support for all leading platforms: Android, iOS, Adobe AIR, HTML5, WP7, with full support for Unity.  Based in San Francisco, Calif., PlayPhone is funded by top venture firms Menlo Ventures, Cardinal Venture Capital, Coral Group, and Scale Venture Partners.

For more information on how to join the PlayPhone developers program, visit http://developer.playphone.com/.

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