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Abandon Mobile and GlobalFun Enter Exclusive Distribution Agreement for NBC Sports Branded Games

KARLSKRONA, SWEDEN & MALIBU, CALIFORNIA – February 7, 2007: Abandon Mobile, a leading mobile entertainment company, and wireless entertainment publishing and development company GlobalFun, today announced that Abandon Mobile’s games "Bode Miller Alpine Racing," "NBC Sports Real Golf," "NBC Sports National Heads-Up Poker," "NBC Sports Figure Skating," "NBC Sports Speed Skating," and "NBC Sports Ladies Golf," will now be exclusively distributed by GlobalFun in Europe and South America along with non-exclusive distribution in India and Asia. The games will be made available to end-users through GlobalFun’s international relationships with customers including Sony Ericsson, Vodafone, Jamba/Jamster, Telefonica Moviles, Swisscom, Claro and many more.

All the games, which were originally developed and published by Abandon Mobile in the US market, are perfectly suited for gaming enthusiasts of all ages, and offer a high-degree of re-playability that takes classic sports and gaming environments to new levels of depth and imagination. Abandon Mobile currently holds the exclusive global license for all NBC Sports branded mobile games.

“Abandon’s games are characterized by lively graphics, great gameplay, and offer a high-level of realism to typical mobile game environments,” said Marcus Johansson, CEO of GlobalFun. “Based on the early success of these titles in the US market, we are looking forward to bringing these titles internationally.”

“GlobalFun has an excellent reputation among the international mobile gaming community, and we’re thrilled to be partnering with them to offer our games to a wider audience internationally,” said Jamie Ottilie, president and COO of Abandon Mobile. “We think our portfolio of popular mobile games compliments the company’s existing offerings, and gives casual gamers some great entertainment options within the popular sports and casino-based genres.”

Abandon Mobile’s catalog of titles include "NBC Sports Real Golf," "NBC Sports Ladies Golf," "NBC Sports National Head’s Up Poker," "NBC Sports Figure Skating," "NBC Sports Speed Skating," "Bode Miller Alpine Racing" and "US Marine Corps. Scout Sniper."

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