The makers of Call of Duty is teaming up with GLU to bring the game to mobile devices. Though we are not sure if the deal announced means the teo will make a Android Version of Call Of Duty, the Glu people do work with the OS.
If you believ the headline then like us you are confident it will happen.
"Glu to Release Next Game for Call of Duty® Franchise on Mobile Phones Worldwide"
The gaming industry is hurting according annalists and getting the best games on mobile would give them a boost.
Heres the press release:
"SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Glu Mobile Inc. (Nasdaq:GLUU), a leading global publisher of mobile games, today announced plans to release the next Call of Duty® mobile game, published as part of the company’s expanded partnership with Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATVI). The mobile title is scheduled to be available in Q4 2010 in conjunction with Activision’s upcoming blockbuster release of Call of Duty: Black Ops and will be published worldwide for carriers and application stores that support feature phones and smartphones.
“Through our close partnership, their team has been able to create adaptations that are true to the Call of Duty spirit and they’re poised to deliver a striking title this year.”
“Call of Duty: Black Ops is set to be one of the biggest entertainment events of the year, and we are excited to take part in this historic launch by continuing our partnership with Activision to create the next mobile Call of Duty title,” said Niccolo de Masi, president and CEO, Glu. “The mobile game will serve as the ideal complement for Call of Duty fans and new players alike.”
”Glu Mobile has been a trusted partner and has the proven track record in capturing the Call of Duty experience to mobile fans everywhere,” said Dave Anderson, Head of Business Development, Activision. “Through our close partnership, their team has been able to create adaptations that are true to the Call of Duty spirit and they’re poised to deliver a striking title this year.”
Today’s announcement marks the sixth title Glu will develop and publish through its licensing agreement with Activision Publishing, Inc. Other titles developed with Activision Publishing, Inc. are Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Force Recon, Call of Duty: World at War, Tony Hawk: Vert and Guitar Hero 5 Mobile.
Glu’s mobile games produced with Activision have consistently been a top-seller, and in 2009 Pocket Gamer awarded Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Force Recon their Silver Award.
About Glu Mobile
Glu (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global publisher of mobile games for feature phones and smartphones. Its portfolio of top-rated games includes original titles Beat It!, Bonsai Blast, Brain Genius, Glyder, Stranded, Super K.O. Boxing! and titles based on major brands from partners including Activision, Atari, Fox Mobile Entertainment, Harrah's, Hasbro, Konami, Microsoft, PlayFirst, PopCap Games, SEGA, Sony and Warner Bros. Founded in 2001, Glu is based in San Mateo, Calif. and has offices in Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, England, France, Germany, Italy, Russia and Spain." Source
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