May 30, 2013
It's time for fans of UNO™, the classic family card game, to rejoice! Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, and Mattel, the world's #1 toy company, are excited to announce the launch and availability of the highly anticipated
. Available for free on Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch,
brings an entirely new social dimension to the classic, fast-paced, and competitive gameplay of
™. With engaging multiplatform play, which promises fast fun for everyone, UNO™ & Friends is a game that can be played anywhere at any time.
Originally created in 1971, UNO™ has been a favorite card game amongst friends and families of all ages for the past 40+ years. Since 2008 UNO™ has become one of Gameloft's most popular franchises with over 74 million downloads across various digital platforms. In this all-new edition, the revolution in playing UNO™ on a social platform has arrived as fans can now drop Wild Draw Fours and Reverse Cards on friends, family and UNO™ players the world over via smartphones and tablets. Invite and challenge up to 3 other players in real-time using your favorite social networks, and explore unprecedented customization for the most complete UNO™ experience on digital devices.
A complete list of features includes:
As one of the world
s largest and most respected toy companies, Mattel is renowned for constantly raising the bar for family friendly games and entertainment,
- Create games and invite your friends and family to play, or challenge millions of UNO™ fans worldwide!
- Customize your game with fun backgrounds, themed card deck designs & special effects!
- Utilize Boosts and Super Boosts to diversify your strategy to win!
- New weekly and all-time leaderboards let you see how you stack up against your friends and other UNO™ players!
- Challenge up to 3 other players in real time with online multiplayer matches over 3G or Wi-Fi!
- Compete against iOS & Android players, with a Facebook version coming soon!
- Connect via Facebook Connect & Game Center on iOS and Facebook Connect on Android!
Gonzague de Vallois
, Gameloft's Senior Vice President of Publishing.
Now, with a strong franchise such as UNO and more than three generations of fans, Gameloft is thrilled to be able to partner with the company to bring a beloved pastime into the digital social space so that fans can now connect with one another from around the world via their social and mobile networks.
UNO™ & Friends
is now available for download for free on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android phones and tablets, with a Facebook version coming soon.
For more information, please visit the Gameloft corporate site at
For more information about Gameloft and to play UNO™ & Friends, please visit booth 5522 in the West Hall from
June 11 to 13