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Get Your Thumbs Tapping And Start Playing Top-Selling Mobile Games From Verizon Wireless

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July 22, 2009

Debra Lewis
Debra.Lewis@verizonwireless.com
908-559-7512

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Whether you’re a puzzler, sports enthusiast or a high-stakes racing fan, Verizon Wireless customers can get their fingers tapping when choosing from more than 350 of the most in-demand mobile games – each available on phones running on the nation’s most reliable wireless voice and data network.

From classic arcade games to puzzles to mobile versions of popular console games, Verizon Wireless customers made these the top-selling games in the first half of 2009:

  • Tetris®
  • Guitar Hero® World Tour
  • Bejeweled®
  • Solitaire by Verizon
  • PAC-MAN® by Namco
  • The Oregon Trail
  • NEED FOR SPEED™ Undercover 3D
  • Sudoku by Verizon
  • 3D Brick Breaker Revolution™
  • Call of Duty: World at War
  • Scrabble
  • Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?™ 2009
  • Brain Exercise™ by Namco
  • Deer Hunter® 3
  • MONOPOLY® Here & Now
  • World Series of Poker Pro
  • Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
  • Zuma
  • TETRIS® Pop
  • RISK
  • Tetris® Mania
  • TIGER WOODS 09 by EA SPORTS
  • Mahjong by Verizon

Game players looking to set the trend for the rest of the year should keep their eyes on these games, which are currently moving up on the Verizon Wireless top games charts:

  • Bejeweled® Twist
  • The Sims 3
  • MLB 2009 3D
  • Family Guy™ Uncensored
  • Where’s Waldo?™

Verizon Wireless customers can purchase and download games in the Games shopping aisle in the Get It Now® or Media Center virtual store on a number of popular phones from Verizon Wireless, including the LG enV® TOUCH, LG enV®3 and LG Versa™. For LG Versa users, Verizon Wireless offers a game console attachment. Featuring an eight-way directional keypad and multi-press key function, the snap-on controller gives gamers easy-to-use controls for a better mobile gaming experience.

Customers can also get easy access to all the games and other applications using the Mobile Web Games and Apps store, which also features a keyword search, making it easier for customers to find games and applications they already know about or discover new ones with one or two clicks.

Application purchase prices and subscription fees may vary; unless customers have unlimited data features, airtime or megabyte charges may also apply when browsing, downloading and using certain applications.

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 and largest wireless voice and data network, serving more than 86.6 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 86,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit 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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