Game AnnouncementApril 05 2012
Gameloft® and Fox Digital Entertainment Launch Ice Age Village
April 5, 2012- In great anticipation of the upcoming film, “Ice Age: Continental Drift,” hitting theaters this July 13, 2012 Gameloft®, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, and Fox Digital Entertainment, a division of 20th Century Fox Filmed Entertainment, are pleased to announce the launch and availability of Ice Age Village for smartphones and tablets.
Inspired by the beloved Ice Age motion picture franchise created and produced by Blue Sky Studios, Ice Age Village begins with Scrat’s hunt for his favorite acorn opening a crack in the Earth’s crust, sending the animals scurrying for safety. And as Manny, Ellie, Diego and Sid set upon a heroic challenge to build a new village for their displaced friends, users will immerse themselves in the unique world of Ice Age and interact with all of their favorite characters as they lead you on quests and missions.
A complete list of features include:
• Mini-games featuring Scrat, everyone’s favorite saber-toothed squirrel
• The most beautiful village for all the creatures of the Ice Age world boasting new animal species, cool buildings, unique decorations and much more
• Funny quests, side missions and additional daily challenges keep your village bustling with activity
• Opportunities to connect and play with your friends through Gameloft LIVE! & Facebook
• Exclusive sneak peeks of the new film, Ice Age: Continental Drift, in theaters this summer
For more information, please visit Gameloft’s official website at www.gameloft.com.
About Fox Digital Entertainment:
Fox Digital Entertainment (FDE) is a division of 20th Century Fox that is dedicated to creating new and innovative content for emerging distribution channels. FDE develops and produces video, applications and games based on both original concepts and extensions of existing Fox intellectual property. The group has produced a number of award-winning products, including GLEE KARAOKE, ANGRY BIRDS RIO and others.
A leading global publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (including Apple® iOS and Android® devices), set top boxes, connected TVs and consoles. Gameloft partners with leading international brands such as UNO®, Spider-Man®, James Cameron’s Avatar™, Ferrari® and Sonic Unleashed®. Gameloft also operates its own established franchises, such as Real Football, Asphalt™, Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus and N.O.V.A Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance®. Gameloft is present in all continents, distributes its games in 100 countries and employs over 4,500 developers.
Gameloft is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA).