Exit Games Neutron Connects Java and BREW Subscribers In Mobile Lingo's Cross-Platform Multiplayer G
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - March 20, 2007 - Exit Games, a leading multiplayer service platform provider for mobile and online games, and Mobile Lingo, a leading mobile media publisher, developer and distributor of mobile content, today announced that the cross-platform casual game Buncomania, is now available to Java and BREW subscribers on Verizon Wireless, Cingular and other major US carriers.
Utilizing Exit Games' Neutron platform, the casual one-thumb game offers a versatile multiplayer gaming experience, with key functionalities such as global leader board, in-game chat, buddy lists, and game lobby for use in tournaments. By supporting both Java and BREW platforms, US subscribers are offered the chance to play the game with friends and share experiences without any technical barrier. The use of Neutron also allows Mobile Lingo to deploy the multiplayer game at any US carrier, ensuring the widest possible reach in the US market.
"Gaming is best enjoyed as a social activity, taking place among one's peergroup. Users don't want to think about technology, they just want seamless access to play with their friends," said Tom Sperry, CEO of Exit Games USA. "The fact that Neutron allows Mobile Lingo to connect Buncomania across Java and Brew platforms helps foster the rapid expansion of community, paving the way for longer and more immersive gaming sessions, which opens up incremental revenue streams for carriers."
"Exit Games Neutron was the perfect platform for our needs," said Etesh Mangray, CEO of Mobile Lingo LLC. "It brings the best multiplayer gaming experience to mobile, and makes it possible for wireless customers to play, chat and challenge their friends regardless of which carrier they are on."
Exit Games Neutron 3.5 is the market-leading independent platform for hassle-free development, global deployment and hosting of mobile multiplayer games. Neutron powered games are live in over 50 countries, and have been launched by over 100 carriers and portals. With access to more than 500 billable subscribers, Neutron offers enhanced user experiences, increased revenue for operators, and cross-platform connectivity complete with billing, lobby and presence integration.