CONNECT2MEDIA GETS A LICENSE TO THRILL

Manchester, March 8 th 2011 - Connect2Media have teamed up with Winning Moves, a leading innovator of games products, to bring‘Top Trumps’ classic licences to mobile phones.  The first game features James Bond, the longest running film franchise in cinema history.

‘Top Trumps 007 The Best of Bond’ will be released later this month on handsets worldwide. The game includes an array of iconic‘Bond’ characters, making it the world's coolest card game and the definitive 007 mobile experience. From Sean Connery to Daniel Craig, from Blofeld to Goldfinger, this Top Trumps pack includes all the‘Bond’ favourites. Pit character against character and grab as many cards as you can in this easy to play and compelling Top Trumps format.

Game features:

·         Two game types– Classic Top Trumps or Tournament Top Trumps (with six different play styles). 

·         Single or two-player via Bluetooth (only one game download required). 

·         Each of the 30 cards include details about the classic characters from Goldfinger and Jaws to Pussy Galore and Miss Moneypenny. 

·         The game covers every official Bond movie ever made from“Dr No” (1962) right through to“Quantum of Solace” (2008).

“Top Trumps 007 The Best of Bond throws together two much loved brands”. Said Stephen Hey, Marketing Manager, Connect2Media. “If you are a Bond fan then you will love getting closer to your favourite characters and interacting with them through the timeless Top Trumps format”.

Mark Hauser, Commercial&Licensing Manager for Winning Moves, said“Bond is one of our most popular properties and works perfectly as a Top Trumps game. The mobile version is bound to appeal across the board as the Bond franchise is as strong today as it was in 1962 when the first movie hit the big screen”. 

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About Connect2Media

Connect2Media is a developer and publisher of interactive digital entertainment for mobile devices. Our mission is to deliver exceptional, original and licensed, entertainment content on a wide variety of devices, to consumers around the world.

Headquartered in Manchester, UK with major offices in Israel and Poland and an expanding global distribution footprint, Connect2Media publishes and distributes a portfolio of product that boasts some of the biggest names in entertainment as well as award winning original properties. Connect2Media has relationships with every major mobile network carrier on the planet including Telefonica, Orange, Vodafone, AT&T and Verizon.

Connect2Media believes in creating compelling, fun, entertainment that can be delivered digitally and enjoyed universally.

About Winning moves:

Winning Moves UK is an independently owned London based games company who own and/or distribute a range of classic game brands such as Top Trumps, Monopoly, Waddingtons Number 1 playing cards, Pass the Pigs and Bananagrams. Recent games added to their board game portfolio are the Harry Hill’s TV Burp Board Game and Dragons’ Den– The Board Game. Winning Moves are are the official Licensee in the games category for London 2012.

About EON Productions:

EON Productions Limited and Danjaq LLC are wholly owned and controlled by the Broccoli/Wilson family.  Danjaq is the US based company that co-owns, with MGM, the copyright in the existing James Bond films and controls the right to produce future James Bond films as well as all worldwide merchandising.  EON Productions, an affiliate of Danjaq, is the UK based production company which makes the James Bond films.  The 007 franchise is the longest running in film history with twenty-two films produced since 1962.  Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli took over the franchise from Albert R‘Cubby’ Broccoli in 1995 and have produced some of the most successful Bond films ever including CASINO ROYALE and QUANTUM OF SOLACE.

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Top Trumps is a registered trademark of Winning Moves UK Limited. Copyright 2010 Winning Moves UK Limited. James Bond materials© 1962-2010 Danjaq, LLC and United Artists Corporation.  All Rights Reserved.   007 TM and related James Bond Trademarks are trademarks of Danjaq, LLC licensed by EON Productions Limited

 


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