Zed, a mobile content company, has announced the acquisition of Mobitween, a developer and publisher of Flash-based content for mobile and online worlds.
Mobitween brings to Zed an impressive know how in Adobe Flash technology for mobiles, an extensive product portfolio with more than 100 inhouse titles, the first game 2.0 concept offering and important agreements with key carriers in Europe and the US.
Mobitween has established distribution agreements with major US and European mobile operators including Verizon Wireless and Orange Group, amongst others. Mobitween builds Flash Lite mobile gaming portals that replicate the web browsing model enabling players to play, rate, share and post hi-scores through a rich media and customisable mobile client.
Javier Pérez Dolset, founder and CEO of Zed Group, said: “This acquisition signals a very important milestone within our worldwide games strategy as Zed is committed to consolidating a global leadership position as developer, publisher and retailer of multiplatform games. As Mobitween has emerged as one of the most forward thinking publishers of products based on Flash technology, we can now offer our worldwide partners and customers a powerful foundation to provide innovative entertainment and the best solution to build games portals where the consumer will enjoy the most attractive casual games.”