San Mateo, Calif.- November 10, 2009 – Glu Mobile Inc. (Nasdaq: GLUU), a leading global publisher of mobile games, today announced the launch of the latest installment in the critically acclaimed Call of Duty® franchise for mobile phones, Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®: Force Recon. The title was developed and published through Glu’s exclusive worldwide partnership with Activision Publishing, Inc.
Since the first Call of Duty mobile release in 2007, the series has consistently turned out top hits, selling a combined 3.7 million copies between Call of Duty® 4: Modern Warfare® and Call of Duty®: World at War.
“We are excited to bring gamers another battle of intense action as told through the thrilling events of the original story that lead up to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Force Recon,” said Alex Galvagni, CTO & SVP Global Product Development, Glu. “The amazing graphics and authentic storyline immerse players in the gritty action of a cinematic war zone, making this an extreme mobile gaming experience.”
• Riveting Narrative – New conflict takes place a few years after the end of the Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare story
• Variety of Missions– Engage in a mix of exhilarating military objectives including area defense, stealth, hostage rescue and escort duty
• Modern Weapons – Cutting edge weaponry and vehicles create an authentic combat environment
• New Vehicles – Jump into a high-tech helicopter to unleash devastating damage on terrorist strongholds
• Sniping – Players can steady their aim through a scope to eliminate their enemy targets
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Force Recon is now available on all major carriers worldwide. For more information, go to www.glu.com. For live updates, follow Glu Mobile on Twitter at www.twitter.com/glumobile or become a fan on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/glumobile.
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About Glu Mobile
Glu (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global publisher of mobile games. Its portfolio of top-rated games includes original titles Bonsai Blast, Brain Genius, Glyder, Stranded, Super K.O. Boxing! and titles based on major brands from partners including Activision, Atari, Fox Mobile Entertainment, Harrah's, Hasbro, Konami, Microsoft, PlayFirst, PopCap Games, SEGA, Sony and Warner Bros. Founded in 2001, Glu is based in San Mateo, Calif. and has offices in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Russia and Spain. Consumers can find high-quality, fresh entertainment created exclusively for their mobile phones wherever they see the 'g' character logo or at www.glu.com.
About Activision Publishing, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision is a worldwide online, PC and console game publisher with leading market positions across every major category of the rapidly growing interactive entertainment software industry.
Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, China, South Korea and the region of Taiwan. More information about Activision Blizzard and its products can be found on the company's website, www.activisionblizzard.com.
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