Marseille, France – 19 March 2013 – Today, the International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA) announced this year’s 9th annual International Mobile Gaming Awards sponsors. The exciting award show after party will be sponsored by King.com. It operates as a skilled gaming site based out of London, Los Angeles, Stockholm and Hamburg. King.com offers puzzle, action, strategy, card, sports, and word games online in various languages and currencies. Founded in 2003 with the goal of becoming the premiere destination for skill gaming on the Internet, King.com has more than 150 addicting games in their portfolio. " 9 years ago when IMGA started, mobile games were a small budding niche business. Today mobile game developers reach and influence people of all ages spanning all seven continents. King.com is proud to sponsor one of the oldest supporters of this creative industry and it's celebration of great games for small screens. " (Tommy Palm, Mobile Guru at King.com)
ProSiebenSat.1 Games will also sponsor the IMGA for the second year in a row. As a subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Group, one of the leading media groups in Europe. ProSiebenSat.1 Games is a leading publisher for international online and mobile games. It focuses on the licensing and distribution of online and mobile games, acting as a strong digital distribution partner for the gaming products of premium partners all over Europe. ProSiebenSat.1 Games has been the platinium sponsor of the IMGA since 2012. Thanks to ProSiebenSat.1 Games, the IMGA winning game companies will receive on-air promotion for their game on German TV stations in addition to a large prize. The games will also be integrated into the mobile games discovery app and be promoted on the game portals on ProSiebenGames.de, Sat1Spiele.de and browsergames.de.
Alongside King.com and ProSiebenSat.1 Games, the IMGA are pleased to announce the Gold Sponsorship of the University of Dallas, Playground Publishing, ARM, a 5 year sponsor, and EuroMediterranee the founding sponsor for the IMGA. Appency, the mobile marketing agency and Game Connection are also Silver Sponsors this year.
About the IMGA
Since its inception in 2004, the IMGA has become the most prestigious international competition for mobile games. Over the past eight years the competition has awarded the most talented game developers in the world. With wide support from the industry and the press, the IMGA’s mission is to recognize and award quality and innovation in mobile games.