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Gameloft Continues Winning Streak With Release of Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008

Top-Ranked Baseball Sim Offers New Features for '08

NEW YORK, March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gameloft(R), a leading publisher and developer of video games for mobile phones, is pleased to announce the release of Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008, the fourth in their series of hit baseball sim games. Thanks to its realistic and award-winning gameplay, Gameloft's' Derek Jeter Pro Baseball series is the preeminent baseball sim for mobile gamers with more than one million games sold in the U.S. alone.

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"It's fitting that one of baseball's most popular players, Derek Jeter, headlines the most advance baseball sim available for mobile devices," said Gonzague de Vallois, senior vice president of Publishing, Gameloft. "Our latest installment builds upon previous versions through exciting new features and upgrades that are sure to captivate every baseball fan."

"I am very excited about my ongoing partnership with Gameloft, a company that continues to set the standard for the mobile gaming industry," said Derek Jeter.

Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008 offers the most realistic mobile baseball game to date. Players can now hone their "A Game" with exclusive tips and trivia from Derek Jeter himself. A newly rendered stadium sets the back-drop for a whole new look as Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008 is the first mobile game to feature the catcher, offering a greater sense of immersion into the game.

A 58 game season and advanced roster management provides a full-season's worth of gameplay, and a more demanding pitching mechanic in the Difficult Mode ensures a challenge for those veteran players. With Playoffs, league rankings and detailed stats for every team, Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008 has the content players demand in a baseball sim.

Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008 will continue its winning season as the benchmark mobile baseball game. Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2008 is available on most U.S. carriers. To check the game's availability with your carrier, text "JETER" to 82174 on your mobile phone.

About Gameloft

Gameloft is a leading international publisher and developer of video games for mobile phones. Established in 1999, it has emerged as one of the top innovators in its field. The company creates games for mobile handsets equipped with Java, Brew or Symbian technology. The total number of games-enabled handsets is anticipated to exceed two billion units in 2008.

Partnership agreements with leading licensors and sports personalities such as Ubisoft Entertainment, Universal Pictures, ABC, Dreamworks Animations SKG, Endemol, 20th Century Fox, Viacom, Sony Pictures, Touchtone Television, Warner Bros., FifPro, Lamborghini, Paris Hilton, Gus Hansen, Kobe Bryant, Derek Jeter, Reggie Bush, Llewton Hewitt, Jonny Wilkinson or Robin Ho allow Gameloft to form strong relationships with international brands. In addition to the partnerships, Gameloft owns and operates titles such as Block Breaker Deluxe, Asphalt: Urban GT and New York Nights.

Through agreements with major telephone wireless carriers, handset manufacturers, specialized distributors and its online shop, Gameloft has a distribution network in over 80 plus countries.

Gameloft has worldwide offices in New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Montreal, Mexico, Buenos Aires, Paris, London, Cologne, Milan, Madrid, Lisbon, Copenhagen, Warsaw, New Delhi, Seoul, Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sydney. Gameloft is listed on Euronext Paris (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA)

For more information visit http://www.gameloft.com/

Gameloft

CONTACT: Sanette Chao, Gameloft, +1-212-994-2495,
[email protected]

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