FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CARLSBAD, Calif. – March 26, 2013 – Playdek, a leading mobile video game publisher, today announced its partnership with Wizards of the Coast, a subsidiary of Hasbro and leading publisher of roleplaying games such as Dungeons & Dragons. Playdek will develop and publish Wizards’ popular tabletop games for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
“We are thrilled to work with Wizards of the Coast to bring their great games to digital devices,” said Joel Goodman, CEO, Playdek . “We’ve always been big fans of Wizard’s games and it is an honor to work with their talented team to re-create this compelling entertainment in a mobile form. New and existing fans will soon be able to enjoy them anywhere and anytime. “
Look for the first game from the Playdek and Wizards of the Coast to arrive at the App Store later this year. For more information about Playdek, please go to www.playdekgames.com.
About Playdek, Inc.
Playdek is a premier developer, publisher and platform for the world’s best tabletop gaming. Winner of Boardgamegeek’s Golden Geek award for Best Mobile/Handheld game (2011, 2012) and Pocket Tactics “Publisher of the Year” (2012), Playdek brings the best of hobby gaming to digital. Watch our webpage and facebook for news on our upcoming major release: Agricola. www.playdekgames.com | facebook/playdek | twitter/playdek
About Wizards of the Coast
Wizards of the Coast LLC, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), is the leader in entertaining the lifestyle gamer. Wizards' players and fans are members of a global community bound together by their love of both digital gaming and in-person play. The company brings to market a range of gaming experiences under powerful brand names such as MAGIC: THE GATHERING, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, and KAIJUDO. Wizards is also a publisher of fantasy series fiction with numerous New York Times best-sellers. For more information about our world renowned brands, visit the Wizards of the Coast Web site at www.wizards.com.
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