San Francisco – Mar. 1, 2012 – Bigpoint ( www.bigpoint.com) – a worldwide leader in online games – and Conduit® ( www.conduit.com), provider of engagement solutions to web and mobile publishers, today announced the availability of Bigpoint’s free-to-play titles in the Conduit App Marketplace. Bigpoint’s Dark Orbit and Farmerama are now constantly accessible to gamers directly from their browsers, keeping them engaged with these hit titles no matter where they are on the web.
“We are excited to introduce two of our best-performing games to Conduit’s network,” said Ed Kim, Director of Business Development, Bigpoint. “Conduit is a remarkable platform with a massive international network, and we believe that our games will resonate well with their audience.”
Fans of massively multiplayer online games (MMOGs) can immerse themselves in Bigpoint’s hit space combat game, Dark Orbit, where players join a space fleet and engage in intergalactic pursuits. Casual and social game enthusiasts will enjoy Farmerama, where players build and manage their own farming business. In addition, a customized Farmerama toolbar powered by Conduit is available for download. The toolbar allows players to login and receive personal scores, coin and XP totals, news, and game notifications.
“Our web apps and Community Toolbar provide complete functionality for a more personalized user gaming experience,” said Adam Boyden, President of Conduit. “We’re thrilled to be extending our partnership with Bigpoint, and continuing to support top developers in expanding their reach in new markets.”
Bigpoint leverages a vast distribution network of partners to bring its games to players worldwide. In addition to its own game portal, Bigpoint counts well over 1,000 distribution partners who publish the company’s games in over 180 countries.
The Bigpoint browser apps and Community Toolbar are available for Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.
Bigpoint ( http://www.bigpoint.com) is an online-game developer, publisher and content provider for more than 1000 global distribution partners. Bigpoint’s free-to-play games are played by over 250 million registered users in over 30 languages. The company’s diversified portfolio includes high quality games for browser, mobile and social platforms. More than 800 employees from over 35 different nations work at the company headquarters in Hamburg, Germany or at other locations in Berlin, San Francisco, São Paulo and Malta. For more information or press material, please visit www.bigpoint.net.
Conduit empowers web and mobile publishers to engage their users across multiple platforms. From Community Toolbars and mobile apps to notifications and web bars, the company’s products enable publishers to constantly connect with their users wherever they are. Conduit’s innovative solutions have made it the fastest-growing network of publishers in the world, with more than 260,000 publishers of all sizes generating billions of monthly interactions with their 250 million users. Major League Baseball, Groupon, Fox News, Travelocity, and The Weather Channel are just some of the brands leveraging Conduit’s free solutions to keep their users engaged and boost their business. www.conduit.com