Quarrel for iOS Nominated for BAFTA

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App Store, Apple, Mobile, Mobile gaming, Strategy, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE Arcade, iOS, iPad, iPad Games, iPhone, iPhone Games

Marina Del Rey, CA & London - February 23, 2012

UTV Ignition Games is proud to announce that the iOS game Quarrel has been named a nominee for the GAME British Academy Video Games Awards 2012 in the “Mobile & Handheld” category.

Quarrel has received worldwide acclaim for its innovation and stylish approach from leading media outlets including Eurogamer, The Guardian, PocketGamer and BBC, as well as a blossoming community of fans. Quarrel has already won the Best Game category for the British Academy Scotland Awards 2011 (Scottish BAFTA), and was released on Xbox LIVE Arcade this January.

In Quarrel, players fight for dominance over island territories using eight-letter anagrams to build the highest scoring word possible. Competing against a collection of 9 opponents, each with their own distinctive skills and AI, there are four fun ways to play: Quick Match, Make Match, Domination and the global Daily Challenge.

The full list of nominees can be found here:

http://www.bafta.org/games/awards/nominees-winners-2012,2892,BA.html

The GAME British Academy Video Games Awards will take place on Friday March 16th at the London Hilton.

Download Quarrel free for iOS: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quarrel/id452995099?mt=8

Download Quarrel Deluxe for iOS: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quarrel-deluxe/id453203047?mt=8

About UTV Ignition Games Ltd.

UTV Ignition Games is a wholly owned subsidiary of UTV Software Communication Ltd, India's only global media and entertainment conglomerate. Founded in 2002 and headquartered in the U.S. with offices in the U.K and Japan. For more information on Ignition and its products, visit http://www.utvignition.com

About UTV Software Communications Ltd.

UTV is the No.1 media and entertainment brand in South Asia today reaching out to over 247 million consumers. This leading global media conglomerate in:

Motion Pictures: Have built the no. 1 movie studio in the country in just 5 years; pioneered the integrated studio model in India with creative, production, marketing, distribution and syndication all under one banner.

Television: Are the No. 1 TV producer with the largest number of shows on air and in production with reach across 20 countries in 7 languages across 27 channels. It has also emerged as the fastest growing broadcasting network in India, which in 3 years is among the top 5 networks of the country. Has powered India’s No.1 youth brand – Bindass.

Interactive: Is the only Indian Company to enjoy global presence in the Games space with studios across London, Tokyo, Beijing, Austin and Mumbai making it one of the largest gaming entities from South Asia. Also providing personalized entertainment on the mobile and web across the country and gearing up with content to leverage the 3G – 4G space.

UTV is listed on India's premier stock exchanges, The National Stock Exchange (NSE) & The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and The Walt Disney Company holds a strategic stake in the company.


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