Developers interested in the Kongregate mobile support program can get more information and apply at http://developers.kongregate.com/mobile.
As part of its commitment to mobile gaming, GameStop is also re-launching an app with new functionality so that top developers can get new and existing mobile games discovered by a massive audience of gamers and 22 million PowerUp Rewards Members. The newly updated GameStop iOS and Android apps will feature the multiplatform mobile game The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-earth by Kabam, the leader in free-to-play games on mobile devices for core players in the western world, and Warner Bros. GameStop will promote featured games through multiple channels, including GameStop web properties, email and throughout its retail network.
Kongregate, part of the GameStop network, is a leading online game platform with more than 15 million monthly unique visitors who spend more than 28 million hours playing games per month. The site features a unique community and rich social elements combining achievements, profiles, chat, messaging, forums, and levels into a cohesive gaming experience. Kongregate shares revenue from advertising and virtual goods directly with developers who have uploaded games to the site. Advertisers include major brands like Electronic Arts, Sony Pictures, Sprint, Frito Lay, Axe, Xbox 360, Nokia, and Toyota. Based in San Francisco, CA, the company was founded in 2006 by brother-and-sister team Jim and Emily Greer.About GameStop Corp. GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is the world's largest multichannel video game retailer. GameStop's retail network and family of brands include 6,650 company-operated stores in 15 countries worldwide and online at www.GameStop.com. The network also includes: www.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer(R) magazine, the leading multi-platform video game publication; Spawn Labs, a streaming technology company; and a digital PC game distribution platform available at http://www.GameStop.com/PC. General information on GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company's corporate website. Follow GameStop on Twitter @ www.twitter.com/GameStop and find GameStop on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/GameStop.