London, UK 21st December 2006 - Telcogames, a global publisher, developer and distributor of mobile games steps out into the US with the launch of award winning Sil on US carrier Verizon.
Verizon joins the long list of Telcogames distribution channels as the Smartphone publisher boldly moves into the BREW market with their award winning SiL title. Verizon is the first of many BREW carriers that Telecogames will sign up as it takes it's own developed Smartphone titles into the US.
The first of these titles is SiL a 3D silhouette matching puzzle game available for Smart phone devices and for download on PC. The game was recently launched across carriers and non-carriers globally and has already generated buzz in the puzzle market having recently been awarded 'Best Game' at the Nokia Pro Awards.
Enda Carey, MD, Publishing, said,"the launch of Sil on Verizon networks is key to our US expansion and we in the process of signing other deals across the US networks'.
January 2007 will also see the launch of Super Drop Mania, which offers a novel twist on the Tetris puzzle with its addictive range of logic challenging reflex games.
Super Drop Mania will launch across operators globally and will be available to buy direct or on a monthly rental basis.
Headquartered in London, Telcogames is a global publisher, developer and distributor of quality mobile games across all major formats including Symbian, Windows Mobile, Linux, J2ME and Brew. It distributes mobile games to tier 1-3 carriers globally and is regarded as the leader in «off-portal» distribution. Telcogames portfolio of games consists of the best mobile games from over 100 different companies. Telcogames has two internal studios, Magic Productions, which ports console games to native mobile devices, and Fathammer, which is a leading 3D mobile game production company as well as a creator of its own high quality 3D games for multiple platforms. Telcogames is privately owned, and has offices in London, Liverpool, Paris, Seoul, Norrkoping, Tokyo, Helsinki, Dusseldorf, Tel Aviv and Taipei. www.telcogames.com
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