SKT and HIK to Execute a Collaborative Project Agreement for Enhancing the Korean Mobile 3D Game Market



    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 /
marketing support.
    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
developers."
    "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
future.
    
    (*) 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.
    

    
    About SKT
    For more information, please visit http://www.sktelecom.com/eng/index.html
    

    
    About HI
    
    For more information about HI, please visit
http://www.hicorp.co.jp/english/index.html

    
    Contact Information
    HI CORPORATION
    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
    Tel:   +81-3-3710-2843
    Fax:   +81-3-5773-8660
    Email: press@hicorp.co.jp
    

    
    SK Telecom
    Manager: Young-Gun Lee
    

    
    SK T-Tower, 11 Euljiro2-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-999, Korea
    Tel:   +82-2-6100-2679
    Fax:   +82-2-6100-7916
    Email: gun0058@sktelecom.com
    




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, press@hicorp.co.jp; 
Young-Gun Lee, Manager of SK Telecom, +82-2-6100-2679, or fax,
+82-2-6100-7916,  or email, gun0058@sktelecom.com

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