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Play On: Top-Selling Mobile Games For Verizon Wireless Customers

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May 30, 2011

Debra Lewis
Debra.Lewis@VerizonWireless.com  
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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Verizon Wireless customers continue to play on, using their wireless phones for fun, entertainment and mobile games. The top-selling games on Verizon Wireless Basic phones since the beginning of 2011 include:

  • “Call of Duty®: Black Ops” by Glu Mobile Inc.
  • “PAC-MAN™” by Namco Bandai Games America, Inc.
  • “Daily Blackjack” by GOSUB 60, Inc.
  • “SCRABBLE®” by EA Mobile
  • “UNO™” by Gameloft
  • “Bubble Bash 2” by Gameloft
  • “The Sims™ 3” by EA Mobile
  • “The Oregon Trail” by Gameloft
  • “Need For Speed Hot Pursuit” by EA Mobile
  • “MADDEN NFL 11” by EA Mobile

Millions of mobile gamers who want to experience the nation’s largest and most reliable 3G wireless network have access to those games, plus more than 350 others available on their Verizon Wireless phones. Verizon Wireless customers can purchase and download games from the Media Center/Get It Now® under the Games category; download charges vary and airtime or megabyte charges may apply when browsing, downloading and using certain applications. Customers also have the option of using the Verizon Wireless Online Media Store, which features a keyword search for easy access to games they already know and smooth navigation through the entire collection of applications to discover new titles.

Want to Develop Games for Verizon Wireless?
In the rapidly expanding world of apps, games continue to be a customer favorite. With the Uplinq® 2011 Conference in San Diego and the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2011 in Los Angeles bringing focus to mobile games this June, Verizon Wireless remains committed to providing developers with the best platforms, tools and opportunities to bring their apps to market quickly and profitably. For more information about the development process, visit http://developer.verizon.com/.  

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Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 104 million total wireless connections, including more than 88 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: 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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