San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2004
Digital Chocolate, Inc., a developer of innovative applications for mobile phones, including games, lifestyle, and entertainment applications, today announced that three of the companyÂs Sumea brand mobile games have reached the Top 10 list of mobile game downloads in the UK.
The Official Mobile Games Java Download Chart, maintained by the Entertainment and Leisure Software Publishers Association (ELSPA), tracks BritainÂs best-selling mobile games. The list includes downloads from mobile operators O2, Orange, T-Mobile and Vodafone.
The Sumea titles in ELSPAÂs mobile game Top 10 are ÂRacing Fever 2Â, ÂMafia WarsÂ and ÂStreet SoccerÂ. Sumea is the only game brand with three titles on the list.
ÂSumea is becoming a household name in mobile gaming,Â said Mr. Ilkka Paananen, the companyÂs Managing Director for Europe. ÂHaving three of our titles in BritainÂs Top 10 chart clearly validates our strategy of offering innovative, easy-to-learn mobile games that provide high-quality entertainment to a wide audience of casual gamers.Â
Digital Chocolate Contact:
Ilkka Paananen, Managing Director of Europe
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About Digital Chocolate
Digital Chocolate develops entertainment, problem-solving, and social networking software for mobile phones, and publishes games under the Sumea brand. The company is based in San Mateo, California with its European headquarters in Helsinki, Finland. Founded in 2003 by software gaming pioneer Trip Hawkins, Digital Chocolate is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, Chengwei Ventures and angel investors including Bob Pittman, former COO of AOL/Time-Warner and founder of MTV.
The Sumea line of award-winning mobile games is available through a wide network of distinguished partners all over the world, including Vodafone, O2, T-Mobile, Orange, AT&T Wireless, Cingular Wireless, Verizon Wireless, Wind, Telefonica, Swisscom, Mobilkom, TeliaSonera, Jamba! and Nokia Shops.
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