BEDMINSTER, NJ and LOS ANGELES — Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless service provider, and Sennari Games, Inc., a leading developer and publisher of mobile phone games, today announced the availability of Sennari JigsawClubTM on Verizon Wireless' Get It Now® service. Customers can download Sennari JigsawClub with select Get It Now-enabled phones, including the Samsung a610, to access a wide selection of full-color jigsaw puzzles to help keep their minds sharp.
With Sennari JigsawClub, Verizon Wireless customers can test their skills with puzzles from categories that include Animals, American Views, Flowers, Tricky, Outer Space, Military and Surprise. Players can check out the Daily Puzzle to play the latest puzzle selection. All puzzles feature three skill levels beginner with 16 puzzle pieces, intermediate with 32 puzzle pieces and advanced with 64 puzzle pieces. For added challenge, there is a timed game mode where puzzlers can test their jigsaw skills against the clock. If players become puzzle masters, they can enter their names into the Senarri JigsawClub Hall of Fame.
"JigsawClub offers a fun and challenging break from the day, and we are excited to work with Verizon Wireless to offer challenging and entertaining jigsaw puzzles on the company's successful Get It Now service," said Mike Cartabiano, president of Sennari Games.
The Samsung a610 is the perfect device for working out a tricky jigsaw puzzle. Weighing just over four ounces and with a sleek clamshell design, the a610 is the ideal size for playing JigsawClub virtually anywhere. And when it's time to bring out a real jigsaw puzzle, the a610's built-in camera, featuring flash and zoom, can capture the fun and the finished product. The Samsung a610 is available for $59.99 after a $50 rebate with a two-year customer agreement through October 11, 2004. Customers interested in getting two phones for the price of one can shop online at www.verizonwireless.com where they will receive one Samsung a610 free when they purchase one for $69.99 with a two-year customer agreement.
Verizon Wireless customers can find Sennari JigsawClub in the getGAMES shopping aisle in the Get It Now virtual store. Verizon Wireless customers with select Get It Now-enabled phones can purchase Sennari JigsawClub for $2.49 monthly access.
The Get It Now virtual store offers customers 500 applications that are easy to use, including games, ringtones, productivity applications and more. Download charges for Get It Now applications vary and airtime charges apply when browsing, downloading and using certain applications. Customers need a Get It Now-enabled handset and Verizon Wireless digital service to access the Get It Now virtual store.
Get It Now phones are available in more than 1,200 Verizon Wireless Communications Stores, at participating Circuit City and RadioShack locations, and on the Web at http://www.verizonwireless.com. For more information about Get It Now, visit http://www.verizonwireless.com/getitnow.
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless is the nation's leading provider of wireless communications. The company has the largest nationwide wireless voice and data network and 40.4 million customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To receive broadcast-quality video footage of Verizon Wireless operations, log onto www.thenewsmarket.com/verizonwireless.
About Get It Now
Get It Now from Verizon Wireless puts a virtual software store inside a wireless phone and lets customers download applications over the air and purchase them directly from their phones. Virtual shopping aisles, including getGAMES, getTONES, getGOING, getPIX, getFUN and getMESSAGING, are organized to help customers find what they want, when they want it.
About Sennari Games, Inc.
Sennari is a leader in creating and providing mobile gaming and entertainment. Sennari has remained at the forefront of this burgeoning field by analyzing consumers' mobile phone needs and creating fun, compelling content that customers want. This focus on the mobile customer has helped Sennari create many successful mobile phone games, including the best selling game "JAMDAT Bowling". Find out more about Sennari mobile games at www.sennarigames.com.
Get It Now is a registered trademark of Verizon Wireless.