Ubitus and Konami to Form Global Partnership on Multi-Screen Cloud Gaming Services
LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Ubitus Inc., the worldwide technology leader in cloud gaming solutions, and Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd., Tokyo are proud to announce today their collaboration on cloud gaming. The partnership will soon empower worldwide gamers to enjoy many of the Konami’s most excited titles across all of devices including Smart TV, Google TV, Set-Top Box, PC, Mac, smartphone and tablet.
Since its first cloud gaming deployment in Japan in October 2011, Ubitus had been leading the global market in deploying commercial cloud gaming services with top-tier carriers and OEMs spanning across the United States, Japan, South Korea and China (including Hong Kong) and had accumulated millions of cloud gaming users worldwide to date.
“We are very excited to team up with Konami to bring its world-class video games to our cloud gaming platform so they can be accessed by worldwide gamers anywhere on any screen at any time,” said Wesley Kuo, CEO of Ubitus. “We believe having great partners like Konami will surly further our endeavors to offer cutting-edge cloud gaming experience that empowers the masses to enjoy video games in a way that simply was not possible before. And in return, create new market for game studios with new revenue stream and increase ARPUs of service providers by offering this distinctive gaming service.”
About Ubitus Inc.
Ubitus Inc., the technology leader in deploying cloud-enabled rich media services, offers innovative cloud computing solutions for device manufacturers, wired/wireless communication service providers, telecommunication operators and digital content developers. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, the company now has over 200 employees and offices in United States, Japan, South Korea and mainland China.
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties and traditional trading card games. Konami’s software titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top sellers.
Konami Corporation is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiary offices in US, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and mainland China. Konami Corporation is traded on each stock exchange in Tokyo, New York and London.
The latest information about Konami can be found on the web at www.konami.com.
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