20th Anniversary of #1 Movie of 1986 Celebrated with Action-Packed Game
SAN FRANCISCO--Hands-On Mobile, a leading global publisher and developer of mobile lifestyle, games and personalization products, announced today that Top Gun: Gulf Crisis, a new game based on the Paramount Pictures film, Top Gun, is now available to mobile phone users worldwide.
The release of Top Gun: Gulf Crisis coincides with the 20th anniversary of the iconic Paramount Pictures film, and promises to be the best iteration of the industry-leading air combat game to date. In Top Gun: Gulf Crisis players can choose between Iceman or Maverick and take the controls of an F-14 Tomcat in five story-based missions as they battle enemy fighter jets, ships and tanks and a set of fierce boss battles.
?Top Gun has become a premiere game franchise on mobile devices,? said Sandi Isaacs, Vice President Interactive and Mobile, Paramount Pictures. ?We are thrilled with the third installment of this exceptional game series.?
?Top Gun is one of the most fondly remembered films of the last 20 years, and we?re proud to put out a game that pays homage to the movie,? said Keith McCurdy, Chief Operating Officer, Hands-On Mobile. ?Top Gun is considered the leading mobile air combat franchise.?
Following the successful Top Gun and Top Gun II mobile games, also released by Hands-On Mobile, Top Gun: Gulf Crisis features:
? Unlockable game mode -- single player Dogfight in which pilots shoot down as many bogies as possible before dying
? Multiple weapons systems to bring total destruction to the enemy, including machine guns, missiles and bombs
? A variety of intense enemies: MiGs, stealth bombers, submarines, aircraft carriers, tanks and more
? Multiplayer mode that lets allies play online in a mix of real-time strategy and fast-paced arcade shooting
Top Gun: Gulf Crisis is available for download now on major carriers worldwide via cell phone or the Hands-On Mobile web site, www.HandsOn.com.
About Hands-On Mobile, Inc.
Hands-On Mobile is a leading global publisher of mobile lifestyle, games and personalization products targeting all market segments of the mobile handset marketplace. With operations in four continents, Hands-On Mobile develops, publishes and distributes mobile content to more than 180 of the world?s leading operators in 40 countries. Hands-On Mobile provides operators and their customers with the world?s best entertainment brands and applications and provides brand owners with the shortest route to market. The Hands-On content catalogue is diverse, including BREW, Java, SMS, MMS and WAP games, and music, sports, lifestyle, personalization and information-services subscription products. Hands-On Mobile is a U.S. corporation with headquarters in San Francisco and offices in San Diego and Los Angeles, Calif.; London and Bollington, England; Krakow, Poland; S?o Paulo, Brazil; Shanghai and Beijing, China; and Seoul, Korea. For more information about Hands-On Mobile?s products and organization, please visit www.HandsOn.com.
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