GLU MOBILE TO SHOW LINE UP FOR
THE SECOND HALF OF 2005 AT GAMES CONVENTION SHOW
Company to showcase original
titles and licensed properties, including a first look at Marc Ecko’s Getting
Up: Contents Under Pressure for mobile
Glu Mobile, Inc., a leading creator
and global publisher of mobile entertainment, today announced that the company
will be showing upcoming titles for the second half of 2005 at the Games
Convention in Leipzig, Germany. The event has rapidly become one of Europe’s
most important showcases for the interactive entertainment industry, with more
than 100,000 consumers and industry insiders expected to attend.
At the event Glu will be showcasing
its European line-up for the coming months, including Bitmap Brothers classics
Speedball 2 and The Chaos Engine, addictive puzzlers Zuma®
and AstroPop™, and its innovative new 4-way multiplayer mobile game,
Mech Battalion. One of the highlights of Glu’s line-up is Marc Ecko’s
Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure for mobile, which was developed by Glu
in partnership with Atari and Ecko Unltd., and will launch in tandem with the
highly anticipated console game.
Glu has also teamed up with Atari
and Vodafone Germany to run a special competition at the show. Attendees who
visit the Glu booth will have the opportunity to win gaming consoles, copies of
the Getting Up game and more.
“The Leipzig Games Convention is the
largest dedicated games show taking place in Europe this year,” said Chris
Meredith, vice president of Publishing, EMEA, at Glu Mobile. “We are delighted
to be exhibiting at this industry leading event, giving European gamers the
first chance to see Marc Ecko’s Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure for mobile,
as well as the other fantastic Glu games launching in the coming months.”
The 2005 Games Convention runs from
August 17th until August 21st in Leipzig, Germany. Glu Mobile can be found at
booth F30 in Hall 5.