GIG HARBOR, WA -- September 27, 2006 -- Gottaplay Interactive, Inc. (OTCBB: GTAP) announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Gameloft?, a leading developer and publisher of games for mobile phones. Gottaplay subscribers will soon have access to download Gameloft games for their wireless devices through Gottaplay's website, www.gottaplay.com.
John P. Gorst, Chief Executive Officer of Gottaplay Interactive, Inc., stated, "We are very excited to be in a partnership agreement with one of the leading publishers of mobile games in the world. This partnership with Gameloft is clearly in line with our vision, which is to bring all gamers together to one location where both hardcore and casual gamers can gain access and be exposed to whatever type of gaming medium they choose. This provides greater cross-sell opportunities for our company and will allow us to capture a greater share of the gaming market over the next 2-3 years."
Gottaplay subscribers will be able to download a diverse catalog of Gameloft titles ranging from sports to puzzle to action adventure games.
"Gameloft is dedicated to bringing the mobile gaming experience to every type of gamer," said Gonzague de Vallois, Vice-President of worldwide publishing of Gameloft. "We are confident that our partnership with Gottaplay Interactive will not only allow us to do this through their extensive customer base, but also introduce our games to untapped audiences."
About Gottaplay Interactive, Inc.
Gottaplay Interactive is a leading online gaming rental company. It features free home delivery and unlimited access to an extensive gaming library for a flat monthly fee. No due dates, No late fees -- it is simple, economical and convenient. From multiple distribution centers games are delivered by mail throughout the U.S.
Gameloft is a leading international publisher and developer of video games for mobile phones. Established in 1999, it has emerged as one of the top innovators in its field. The company creates games for mobile handsets equipped with Java, Brew or Symbian technology. The total number of game-enabled handsets is anticipated to exceed two billion units in 2008.
Partnership agreements with leading licensors and sports personalities such as Ubisoft Entertainment, Universal Pictures, Viacom, Warner Bros., FifPro, Lamborghini, Vans, Paris Hilton, Derek Jeter, Vijay Singh and Geoff Rowley allow Gameloft to form strong relationships with international brands. In addition to the partnerships, Gameloft owns and operates titles such as Block Breaker Deluxe, Asphalt: Urban GT and New York Nights.
Through agreements with major telephone wireless carriers, handset manufacturers, specialized distributors and its online shop, Gameloft has a distribution network in over 70 plus countries.
Gameloft has worldwide offices in New York, San Francisco, Montreal, Buenos Aires, Paris, London, Duesseldorf, Milan, Barcelona, New Delhi, Seoul, Beijing, Hong Kong and Tokyo. Gameloft is listed on Euronext Paris, Bloomberg and Reuters.
For more information visit www.gameloft.com.
Such forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks, assumptions and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from those projected in such forward-looking statements. These risks, assumptions and uncertainties include: the ability to complete systems within currently estimated time frames and budgets; the ability to compete effectively in a rapidly evolving and price competitive marketplace; changes in the nature of telecommunications regulation in the United States and other countries; changes in business strategy; the successful integration of newly acquired businesses; the impact of technological change; and other risks referenced from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Investor Inquiries Contact:Capital Group Communications, Inc. ("CGC")Richard CarpenterGeorge CarpenterTel: 415-332-7200Email: Gottaplay@capitalgc.comSOURCE: Gottaplay Interactive, Inc.