- Wmode will distribute Magmic games for various platforms such as J2ME,
Blackberry and Windows Mobile to all ProvisionX partners starting in Q2 -
TORONTO, March 6 /CNW/ - Wmode, the leading provider of digital media
distribution services under the ClearMode brand, announced today that they
have signed a partnership with Magmic Games, the world's largest developer and
publisher of games for BlackBerry(R) handsets. Wmode will distribute Magmic
games to all of Wmode's ProvisionX partners starting in Q2, including games
such as Poker Blast, Texas Hold'em2, Deblocked, Miner 2049er and Brain Up.
"Wmode is very excited to launch Magmic as our newest games partner to
join the ProvisionX service" stated Rita Bereski, Vice President, Global
Accounts for Wmode. "Magmic are innovative market leaders in mobile gaming and
will add significant value to the ProvisionX offering. The Wmode content team
is continuously working hard at growing our partnerships and this agreement
with Magmic is a tremendous step in the growth of our games catalogue."
Wmode purchased ProvisionX seven weeks ago on January 16, 2007 from Glu
Mobile, a leading global publisher of mobile games. This is the first major
partnership announcement with a games provider since the acquisition. The
partnership with Magmic adds many new game titles to the ProvisionX catalogue.
"Magmic is extremely pleased to expand our international distribution
through the ProvisionX service", says Phil Giroux, VP of Business Development
at Magmic Games. "The ProvisionX partnership with Wmode will allow us to get
Magmic games into the hands of millions of new gamers globally. We as a team
look forward to working with Wmode on future game promotions with ProvisionX
Founded in 2002, Magmic Games is a leading mobile game developer and
publisher with offices in Ottawa, Vancouver, Seattle, and Boca Raton. Magmic's
portfolio includes over 50 game titles for the J2ME, Brew, BlackBerry, Windows
Mobile and Sidekick platforms that are currently available on carrier networks
in North America, Europe, Asia and the South Pacific Visit www.magmic.com for
Wmode operates ClearMode(R), a digital media distribution service that
provides for the recruitment, management, discovery, delivery and payment of
digital content. Wmode offers a complete suite of technologies and services as
a managed service to enable triple and quad play service providers, broadband
operators, mobile carriers, MVNOs, content providers and media companies to
deliver a broad range of digital content and services to their consumers.
ClearMode, the first complete digital media distribution solution, has been
operated as a managed service since 2002. Wmode, founded in September 2000, is
a privately held company with offices in Calgary and Toronto, Canada and Bern,
Switzerland. Further information about Wmode can be found at www.wmode.com.
For further information:
For further information: Media Contacts: Marty Savoy, Director,
Marketing and Communications, Wmode, Inc, (403) 210-8327,