London, England– June 12th, 2008 - Gameloft®, a leading developer and publisher of games for mobile phones and consoles, today announced they were named“Best-Ranked Mobile Game Publisher” in an independent study conducted by Pocket Gamer.
Considered to be the leading authority in mobile gaming, Pocket Gamer recently completed a comparison study reviewing game scores received by all game publishers. The analysis was based on 313 international game reviews made public between the months of January and March 2008. Game critique scores were compiled from such influential websites as Pocket Gamer, IGN Wireless, Mobile Game FAQs, AirGamer, and Midlet Review.
“Receiving this honor from Pocket Gamer is a true privilege,” said Michel Guillemot, president and CEO, Gameloft.“We will strive to live up to this distinction by continuing to deliver the best titles worldwide.”
Gameloft surpassed the competition with an average score of 7.94 out of 10, ahead of the second place publisher that earned a median score of 7.61.
“Gameloft’s tally was based only on 34 available reviews out of the 313 that we studied,” said Stuart Dredge, editor-in-chief, Pocket Gamer.“This makes the outcome all the more impressive because they managed to secure very high scores based on a small number of published reviews.