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EA and Vodafone Announce Mobile Gaming Partnership

Posted on 7-Oct-2005 05:53 | Filed under: News


Electronic Arts and Vodafone are announcing a mobile gaming agreement to bring EA's game franchises to Vodafone live! mobile phone customers throughout Europe, Egypt, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

The line up of mobile games for Vodafone live! customers to download will include popular EA titles starting with EA Sports FIFA 06 Mobile, which will be jointly promoted by Vodafone and EA.

Other games, including The Sims 2 and Need for Speed Most Wanted will follow, both created specifically for the mobile platform. Electronic Arts will launch between 15-20 mobile games in Europe by the end of 2006.

The service will be available to Vodafone live! customers for downloading in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain and the UK.