Gameloft: Record Fourth Quarter Sales of EUR39.7 Million, Up 25%; Full-Year Sales Reach EUR141 Million
consolidated sales of
25% from the previous year.
In 2010, Gameloft consolidated sales reached
year on year. On a constant exchange rate basis, full year growth was 13%.
In EUR millions 2010 2009 Variation 1st quarter 33.0 30.8 +7% 2nd quarter 33.6 29.3 +15% 3rd quarter 34.7 30.1 +15% 4th quarter 39.7 31.8 +25% Total Revenues 2010 141.0 122.0 +16%
The company’s growth accelerated significantly during the fourth quarter.
This growth was driven by sales in emerging countries and by the massive
success of Gameloft games on Smartphone devices around the world. In
particular, Gameloft has positioned itself as a leading game publisher on
by 63% in 2010.
Recent and future releases of high-performance Smartphones, from such
companies as Samsung, Nokia, LG, Sony-Ericsson, Apple and Google, should
continue sustaining Gameloft’s growth in the upcoming quarters. Additionally,
the release of new gaming platforms, such as tablets, Smart TVs and the next
generation of set top boxes allows Gameloft to continue its diversification
on other devices and provides the company with strong growth opportunities.
Therefore, Gameloft expects its profitability to grow in 2010 with
continued revenue and profitability growth in 2011. In the long term, the
company appears to be in an ideal position to benefit from the rapid
emergence of the digital distribution of video games on mobile phones,
tablets, TVs, consoles.
Gameloft’s 2010 annual results will be published on
the market closes.
A leading global developer and publisher of downloadable video games,
Gameloft(R) 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(R) iOS and Android(R)
devices), set-top boxes, connected TVs and consoles. Gameloft partners with
leading international brands such as UNO(R), Spider-Man(R),
established franchises, such as Real Football, Asphalt(TM), Modern Combat 2:
Black Pegasus and N.O.V.A Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance(R). Gameloft is
present in all continents, distributes its games in 100 countries and employs
over 4,000 developers.
Gameloft is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN: FR0000079600,
Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA).
For more information, consult http://www.gameloft.com