TOKYO, Oct. 1 /CNW/ -- SK Telecom (Headquarters: Seoul, Korea; CEO: Shin
Bae Kim hereinafter "SKT") and HI KOREA & CO. (Headquarters: Seoul, Korea;
CEO: Tatsuya Fujisawa hereinafter "HIK"), a wholly owned regional subsidiary
of HI CORPORATION (Headquarters: Meguro-Ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Kazuo
Kawabata hereinafter "HI") announced today that they have executed a project
agreement to jointly promote publishing and marketing to enrich the Korean
mobile 3D game market.
This collaborative project is established with the aim of selecting and
attracting content suitable for Korean market needs, including the objective
preliminary review of content by evaluation organizations and technical /
In addition, attracting famous Japanese content titles serially is
concretely planned through this project, and SKT and HIK have an investment
plan for encouraging Japanese game companies to publish their successful game
titles in Korea.
At the execution of this agreement, a spokesperson for SKT remarked, "We
are thrilled to be able to contribute to the growth of the Korean game market
through this project. We also appreciate the cooperation of Japanese game
"We are very pleased to be able to cooperate in the overseas deployment
of Japanese 3D games with strong on-site support," said Tatsuya Fujisawa,
HIK's CEO. "We expect that this project will further promote the use of
MascotCapsule(R) in the Korean market and will be a model case for creating
and developing the market of MascotCapsule based 3D games overseas."
SKT and HIK expect that this project will strongly enhance the mobile 3D
game market activation in Korea and will lead to increased profits in the
(*) MascotCapsule is a registered trademark of HI CORPORATION.
(*) The names of other products and companies mentioned herein may be
trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
For more information, please visit http://www.sktelecom.com/eng/index.html
For more information about HI, please visit
Marketing Division/Public Relations: Mitsutaka Monma
HIK KOREA & CO.
Director: Kazunori Kitami
1-4-4 Higashiyama, Meguro Higashiyama Bldg. 5th Floor,
Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0043
Manager: Young-Gun Lee
SK T-Tower, 11 Euljiro2-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-999, Korea
For further information:
For further information: Kazunori Kitami, Director of HIK KOREA & CO.,
+81-3-3710-2843, or fax, +81-3-5773-8660, or email, firstname.lastname@example.org;
Young-Gun Lee, Manager of SK Telecom, +82-2-6100-2679, or fax,
+82-2-6100-7916, or email, email@example.com