Published: October 27, 2005
London, 26 October 2005
– Player One Limited, leading global publisher of games and content for
mobile phones is delighted to announce the launch of their latest game
– Mike Tyson Boxing. Fully endorsed by the Iron Man of boxing, Mike
Tyson Boxing will give fans the chance to fight as the great man
Mike Tyson Boxing will offer boxing fans the opportunity
to step into the ring to fight would be challengers for the chance to
become world champion. From the training gym to the ring players will
jab, punch and upper cut their way through the rankings in a bid to
become the owner of the World Championship belt!
MD for Player One, commented: “Mike Tyson is a sporting icon and we are
delighted to be working with such a world class licence. This is the
most innovative boxing game ever created for mobile and will delight
boxing fans worldwide.”
“Mike Tyson Boxing” is just one of a
range of high quality licensed titles set for release this year. Future
releases include “Darren Clarke Golf”, “Ronnie O’Sullivan Snooker”,
Jenson Button “Young Bond – Silverfin” and “World Pool Championship
(3D)”, featuring world class players including Earl ‘The Pearl’
Notes to editors:
About Player One Limited
One Ltd is a leading global mobile content provider and games
publisher, leveraging World renowned sports and entertainment IP. Formed in 1999, the company has grown its stable of properties across a range of applications and platforms including Java
and BREW and holds a rapidly expanding library of high quality sports
and entertainment brand licenses content featuring some of the
strongest brands in sport.
Recent successes include the acclaimed
mobile phone games, “Steve Davis Snooker”, “Pokermillion”, “Michael
Vaughan’s International Cricket”, “Manchester United’s 6-a-side Soccer”
and “The Grand National”. Player One’s titles are produced by some of
the most respected developers from the console and wireless gaming industry including Bafta Award winners Distinctive Development and Morpheme.
Pete Russell, Managing Director, Player One Ltd, +44(0)20 7 591 7728, email@example.com
Player One – Licence Partners
Manchester United, International Cricket Council, Pokermillion, Frankie
Dettori, Michael Vaughan, Freddie Flintoff, Pat Cash, Steve Davis,
British & Irish Lions, Jenson Button, Mike Tyson, Davis Cup, Young
Bond, Darren Clarke, Ronnie O’Sullivan.
Codemasters is a leading developer
and publisher of best-selling interactive entertainment products for a
global audience on current and future gaming platforms and channels.
Established in 1986, the company’s dominant brands include Colin McRae
Rally, TOCA Race Driver, LMA Manager, Brian Lara Cricket and Operation
Flashpoint. The company is headquartered in Southam, Warwickshire UK
and maintains European operations in Germany, France, Spain, and
Benelux. The company has its US headquarters in New York. More
information about the company and its products is available online at http://www.codemasters.com.
For further information, handsets and game demos:
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Tel: +44 (0)20 7 580 6200
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Fax: +44 (0)20 7 580 6558