Nickelodeon’s AddictingGames Launches Hit Games on iPhone in July
New AddictingGames iNetwork on iPhone Invites Developers to Tap into AddictingGames’ Promotional Support and Full Suite of Services and Features Nickelodeon, COMEDY CENTRAL and MTV Games
“The iPhone is perfectly suited for our easy-to-play, fresh, fun games which together present a pretty powerful combination,” said
The AddictingGames iNetwork for the iPhone is just one of several ways that the site is strengthening its developer relationships. The “AddictingGames Showdown,” a first-of-its-kind convergent, prime-time TV event on Nickelodeon (
The first AddictingGames that will be available on the iPhone include: “iParkinglot,” based on the popular “Parking It” game series on AddictingGames.com; “50 States,” a geography dual; and the strategy game “World Wars.” More titles will be release in coming months.
Developers who sign up for the AddictingGames iNetwork will gain access to the AddictingGames suite of game community services such as high scores, level builders, Facebook Connect integration, player matching, and more in exchange for a revenue share of their titles. AddictingGames on the iPhone will be supported on AddictingGames.com and Shockwave.com through weekly “iPhone Game of the Week” spotlights, promotions across select MTV Networks’ sites, and within the AddictingGames titles on the iPhone. Certain game apps will also be prominently featured on AddictingGames.com with “Download now on iPhone” promotions running across associated game pages.
AddictingGames, named one CNET’s top five gaming sites (
AddictingGames is part of the Nickelodeon Kids and Family Group portfolio of digital sites, which serves kids, tweens and teens, and parents, and focuses on the pre-eminent activities that its audiences participate in online: games, social networks and community, and video. Nickelodeon Kids and Family Group’s portfolio of digital sites ranks as number one in all key metrics with 28.8 million monthly visitors; 122 million total visits; 1.7 billion page views; and 78.1 minutes for average time spent per visitor, according to May’s comScore Media Metrix.
Nickelodeon, now in its 30th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in