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Glu Mobile and Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH Announce Strategic Distribution Partnership for Europe

May 15th, 2007

Glu Mobile Inc., a leading global publisher of mobile games, today announced a strategic partnership with Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH in which Glu will be the exclusive distributor for a wide range of Konami mobile games in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), as well as in Australia and New Zealand.


The multi-year partnership leverages Glu’s strong distribution in these regions, enabling Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH to distribute key properties to a vast audience of mobile consumers. The production of the titles will be led by Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH’s mobile development facilities in Europe, and product lineup and details will be announced shortly. The first titles covered by the partnership will launch in the second half of 2007.

“Konami is one of the most respected creators of games for console and handheld platforms,” said Kristian Segerstrale, managing director of Glu, EMEA. “We are delighted to extend the reach of Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH’s highly successful titles to a new mobile audience across EMEA and Oceania.”

“Glu’s reputation and track record of creating hits on mobile made them the partner of choice for bringing our key titles to mobile gamers in these key regions,” added Kunio Neo, President of Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH. “Our collaboration with Glu will ensure that the Konami games that people love will be quickly and easily accessible and available to as many consumers as possible.”

For more information, visit www.glu.com.

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