News Release

Verizon Wireless Announces 2007's Top 10 Mobile Games

January 6, 2008

Jeffrey Nelson
Jeffrey.Nelson@VerizonWireless.com
908-559-7519

BASKING RIDGE, NJ, and LAS VEGAS, NV — From the 2008 International CES, Verizon Wireless, the leading wireless company with the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, today announced the 10 most successful mobile games the company introduced in 2007. The top-ranked games of the past year include:

  1. Tetris® by EA Mobile (New 2007 version)
  2. Smarter Than A 5th Grader? by Capcom Entertainment
  3. Guitar Hero III by Hands-On Mobile Americas, Inc.
  4. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare by Glu Mobile Inc.
  5. Need for Speed ProStreet 3D by EA Mobile
  6. Diner Dash 2 by Glu Mobile Inc.
  7. Assassin's Creed by Gameloft
  8. Madden NFL 08 by EA SPORTS 3D by EA Mobile
  9. The Simpsons by EA Mobile
  10. God of War: Betrayal by Sony Pictures Digital

Tammy Robinson, manager of broadband, wireless downloadable content for Verizon Wireless, noted, "We are constantly adding new games to a variety of categories — including sports, action and strategy games — because Verizon Wireless customers have demonstrated they have a healthy appetite for mobile games."

Customers can purchase games by going to the Get Fun & Games shopping aisle in the Get It Now® virtual store. Download charges for Get It Now applications vary and airtime or megabyte charges may 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.

For more information about Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to www.verizonwireless.com.  

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 63.7 million customers. The largest U.S. wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 68,000 employees nationwide. The company is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, go to: www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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