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Gameloft: Modern Combat 5: Blackout Climbs to the Top of the App Store and Google Play Charts

PARIS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Modern Combat 5: Blackout, the latest installment in Gameloft's successful franchise, has reached the top 5 on the App Store's top paid apps ranking in 75 countries on iPhone and 103 countries on iPad. In the games category, Modern Combat 5: Blackout was also in the top rank in 67 countries on iPhone and 73 countries on iPad. The game was even featured as an Editor's Choice on the App Store.

The Modern Combat franchise has become the benchmark for FPS games on digital platforms since the first installment was released in 2009. Modern Combat 5: Blackout offers complete single and multiplayer modes with visually stunning gameplay.

"Modern Combat 5: Blackoutis probably one of the most polished games currently on the application stores." states Julien Fournials, Senior Vice President Production at Gameloft. "All of the teams who worked on this game put a lot of effort into it in order to offer a completely innovative gaming experience with impressive graphics. We've been working on the Modern Combat franchise now for 5 years with the same passion, and we're thrilled with the very enthusiastic response that the fifth installment has received around the world."

A new trailer is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XeEgSF_k-xE

About Gameloft: 

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, Android® and Windows® devices), set-top boxes and connected TVs. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat or Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®.

Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs over 5,200 developers.

Gameloft is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris (Euronext: GFT.PA, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA). Gameloft is traded OTC in the US (sponsored Level 1 ADR ticker: GLOFY).

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