Tustin, Nov. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freeze Tag ( OTC: FRZT), a leading creator of mobile social games, has signed a licensing agreement with Paws Inc., the licensing, marketing and creative company behind the iconic Garfield comic strip. "We are delighted to be working with Paws Inc. to build games based on the hilarious and uber-popular characters in the Garfield universe," said Craig Holland, CEO of Freeze Tag. According to management, Freeze Tag is working on two different titles that incorporate various Garfield world character artwork and dialogue. More specific information about launch dates will be forthcoming. "Freeze Tag's style and game designs are a perfect fit for our characters," said Jim Davis, creator of the Garfield comics. "Garfield wants to know if he gets any free pizza out of the deal." About GARFIELD GARFIELD was born on the comics pages on June 19, 1978. The creation of cartoonist Jim Davis, GARFIELD is a humorous strip centered on the lives of a quick-witted orange cat who loves lasagna, coffee, and his remote control; Jon Arbuckle, his owner; and Odie, a sweet but dumb dog. Follow Garfield, along with nearly 17 million other fans, on Facebook (facebook.com/Garfield) and Twitter (twitter.com/Garfield), and visit garfield.com, and Garfield's free educational site, professorgarfield.org. About Freeze Tag, Inc.Freeze Tag, Inc. is a leading creator of mobile social games that are fun and engaging for all ages. Based on a free-to-play business model that has propelled games like Candy Crush Saga to worldwide success, we employ state-of-the-art data analytics and proprietary technology to dynamically optimize the gaming experience for revenue generation. Players can download and enjoy our games for free, or they can purchase virtual items and additional features within the game to increase the fun factor. Our games encourage players to compete and engage with their friends on major social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. Founded by gaming industry veterans, Freeze Tag has launched several successful mobile games including the number one hit series Victorian Mysteries® and Unsolved Mystery Club®, as well as digital entertainment like Etch A Sketch®. Freeze Tag games have been downloaded millions of times on the Apple, Amazon and Google app stores.