Our partnership with SkyVu is yet another example of our commitment to establish relationships with premier entertainment companies, and to deliver new and exciting content to our FunChat users.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2011
(Comic Con 2011) - FunMobility (http://www.funmobility.com), a leading mobile social entertainment company and developers of FunChat™, the world’s first cross-platform app to combine chat, multiplayer HTML5 gaming, pranking, virtual goods and currency, rewards and achievements in one application, announced a content partnership at Comic Con today with top indie mobile game studio, SkyVu Entertainment (http://sky.vu), the creators of the highly popular BATTLE BEARS mobile gaming shooter games for iOS and Android mobile devices.
FunChat users can now select their chat bubble and primary avatar from a wide variety of Battle Bears themed characters from four different mobile games – BATTLE BEARS 1, BATTLE BEARS: ZOMBIES!, BATTLE BEARS GO, and the all new BATTLE BEARS BLAST.
“The Battle Bears mobile games series has skyrocketed in popularity over the past year with over eleven million downloads,” said Adam Lavine, CEO of FunMobility. “Our partnership with SkyVu is yet another example of our commitment to establish relationships with premier entertainment companies, and to deliver new and exciting content to our FunChat users.”
FunChat users spend nearly one hour per day in-app, and have sent nearly 3 million messages to date, and over 30 million FunGold™ coins have been awarded since the launch of the FunChat app one month ago.
“Partnering with FunMobility provides us with instant access to a wider audience and gives our loyal players additional value as well," said Ben Vu, CEO and co-founder of SkyVu. "The integration of BATTLE BEARS content into the FunChat app enables our fans to interact with BATTLE BEARS themed content in a fun way, and further increases awareness of the BATTLE BEARS brand around the world.”
BATTLE BEARS: ZOMBIES is currently one of the Top 50 free apps in the App Store, was the #1 app in CHINA, and was named one of the best games of the year by TouchArcade, iLounge, and Yahoo’s Appolicious. The BATTLE BEARS avatars are available for purchase within the FunChat application for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android devices, and are priced between 5000 to 10,000 FunGold coins or around $.50 to $1.00 each. FunChat is available as a free download on the Apple App Store and the Google Android Market.
Follow @FunChat on Twitter, like us on Facebook, and get your ‘Chattitude’ on today with a cool BATTLE BEARS avatar at http://www.funchat.com!
Established in 1999, FunMobility is a mobile social entertainment company that lets people share, play and connect through their mobile devices. The FunChat Mobile Engagement Platform™ is an integrated suite of applications and interactive mobile widgets that provide new forms of monetization and distribution, and literally enable developers and brands to "join the conversation" with consumers. FunChat™, FunMobility's groundbreaking free smartphone app, is the first product to seamlessly blend chat and games with popular new features including photo pranks, contests, virtual goods and virtual currency. Engage, Express. Enjoy!
Follow @FunMobility on Twitter, friend us on Facebook, or visit http://www.funmobility.com to learn more about the company and products.
About SkyVu Entertainment
SkyVu Entertainment, Inc. produces original mobile-social games. SkyVu specializes in creating original character franchises that can power multiple mobile and social games as well as sell in other non-game markets such as toys, apparel, TV and film. Formerly an animator on the Academy Award nominated film Coraline, Ben Vu and his brother Hoa Vu, founded SkyVu Entertainment in Omaha, Nebraska with the sole mission to entertain the world.