Press Release ExtraTainment Launches games for mobile devices
Rotterdam, The Netherlands, November 12 2001
EXTRATAINMENT LAUNCHES GAMES FOR MOBILE DEVICES
Dutch entertainment creators ExtraTainment are proud to announce the launch of their new line of games for mobile devices. The company has developed four games, which are all played exclusively on mobile phones.
These games offer players a variety of exciting scenarios. Mobile World Cup allows the player to lead their own soccer team to the world cup finals. Android Battle puts the player in the midst of a hi-tech interplanetary struggle, The Booze Connection is set in the gangland of 1930s Chicago, while Challenge of the Knights takes you back to the Dark Ages for a tournament in the king's court.
All games have been designed for multi-player use, meaning contestants can play against each other. Nobody is left out, since the games can be played on all types of mobile phones, including those equipped with SMS, Picture SMS, WAP and I-mode. Each of the four games additionally comes with its own official community website, to which players can actively contribute.
ExtraTainment offers the games directly to mobile network operators around the world. For a very exclusive preview of the game Android Battle, please visit the official website: www.androidbattle.com.
ExtraTainment is recognized as one of the world's leading companies for the creation and delivery of mobile multimedia entertainment content.
ExtraTainment offers streaming, narrow bandwidth entertainment content such as cartoons, animations and games to mobile network operators to be delivered on SMS, WAP, 3G (UMTS; Universal Mobile Telecommunications System), Pocket PCs and internet-based (mobile) terminals. Thanks to its narrow bandwidth-based multimedia content - a unique invention by ExtraTainment - mobile networks can now offer multimedia content at an early stage without the immediate need for high bandwidth networks like 3G. ExtraTainment's streaming cartoons can be sent over low to medium speed GSM and GPRS networks, enabling a 3G experience over 2G networks. The content of ExtraTainment is aimed at a younger audience, is not tied to any language or culture and is therefore extremely suitable for the global mobile market. ExtraTainment also delivers locally focused content for markets in Europe and Asia Pacific.
More information on ExtraTainment is available at:
Internet corporate http://www.extratainment.com
Internet entertainment http://www.extratainment.com/cartoonmayhem.html
WAP phones www.waptoons.com
Pocket PCs http://www.pockettainment.com
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