London, UK and Meerbusch, Germany 26 July 2006 - Telcogames, a global publisher, developer and distributor of mobile games, has scheduled the release of its Mobile IQ Trainer TM game worldwide for September 2006. This release is the first of its kind for mobile phones.
The genre of games; which are fun and also train the brain have proven to be a global success, especially on the Nintendo DS TM .
Telcogames is now looking forward to take this genre to an even broader audience.
The Mobile IQ Trainer TM is an entertaining and rewarding game. Using a variety of fun mini-games such as logical puzzles, algebra challenges or spatial thinking tasks the game creates an initial IQ score for the player at the beginning of a session. The game is designed to continuously motivate players to play regularly and consequently stimulate their brain and improve their game IQ score. On top of this, competitive multi-player features add further joy and long-lasting game play.
Kim Shon, Managing Director of Telcogames, Germany says: A lot of people want games that are both fun and intellectually rewarding. Our game offers exactly this. The Mobile IQ Trainer TM game series will be attractive to a broad audience, appealing to a variety of ages regardless of the gender.
The Mobile IQ Trainer TM will be available worldwide in September 2006 for mobile phones. Versions for other mobile gaming platforms such as Nintendo DS TM or Sony PSP TM are being planned.
Further information about the product can be found shortly at www.mobileIQtrainer.com and www.telcogames.com
Notes to Editors
Mobile content trends: Premium mobile content market to hit $43bn by 2010 (iSuppli research)
Mobile gaming growth: US revenues will increase from $600m in 2005 to $1,500m in 2008 (IDC)
Mobile platform growth: The global annual shipment of mobile handsets is set to climb from just over 800 million in 2005 to reach 1.5 billion over the next five years;
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, Meerbusch, Tel Aviv and Taipei. www.telcogames.com
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For more information, please contact
Kim Shon, Managing Director
Mob +49 177 5345 927
Lewis MacDonald, COO
Mob +44 7739 720 313
Irene Nyberg (press)
Mob +44 7747 844 854