FORT LEE, NJ — Mobile entertainment provider SkyZone Entertainment, Inc. today announced that the multi-player version of EXTREME HANGMANTM is now available to millions of subscribers on the Verizon Wireless network. Available on select Verizon Wireless Get It Now®-enabled phones through the virtual shopping aisle of Get Fun & Games, consumers may download EXTREME HANGMAN and play against their friends on both mobile and PC platforms.
Solve the Hangman riddles and save the stick man character from imminent death in this animated version of the classic game. Gamers can choose from a series of categories including movie titles, actors, comic books, cocktails, and antonyms. EXTREME HANGMAN also offers three different modes including single player, challenge mode, and network mode for online and multiplayer games. (Mobile phone game purchase unlocks PC use.) Armed with a dictionary as your proverbial axe, your goal is to guess the right letters that spell out the correct answer before the hangman's noose is fastened!
"This latest version of Extreme Hangman provides the classic puzzle experience that fans know and love, combined with the latest technology that supports a connected, multi-player environment," said Neil Haldar, Vice President of Content Programming and Strategy for SkyZone Entertainment. "With the launch of Extreme Hangman on Verizon Wireless, millions of Hangman fans will be able to challenge their friends to a game of Extreme Hangman whether they're at home playing on a PC, or traveling around town, playing on their cell phone."
EXTREME HANGMAN, the multiplayer game may be purchased for $1.99 monthly access and $6.99 for unlimited use purchase. Download charges for Get It Now applications vary and airtime charges apply when browsing, downloading and using certain applications. Customers need a Get It Now-enabled handset and Verizon Wireless digital service to access the Get It Now virtual store.
About Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 56.7 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
About SkyZone Entertainment SkyZone Entertainment, Inc. creates and delivers exciting "Made for Mobile" content that meets emerging consumer demand for gaming over multiple mobile phone networks and home entertainment devices. Through a network of investors and partners such as SK Group, SkyZone draws on an advanced Korean legacy of network interoperability and publishing innovation to offer cutting-edge games and brand name applications featuring 3D graphics, networked multiplayer environments and trans-medial access to telecommunications carriers and mobile gamers around the world. For more information, visit www.skyzonemobile.com.
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