SAN DIEGO, CA, and BASKING RIDGE, NJ — From CTIA WIRELESS I.T. & Entertainment 2009®, Verizon Wireless said today gamers of all ages continue to turn to their wireless phones to explore and enjoy mobile games.
Verizon Wireless customers pulled out their phones to purchase, download and play mobile games all summer long. The most popular games during the summer of 2009 (June - September) include:
- The Sims 3
- Guitar Hero® World Tour
- PAC-MAN® by Namco
- World Series of Poker Pro
- Where's Waldo?
- The Oregon Trail
- MONOPOLY® Here & Now
Exciting New Games Added Every WeekVerizon Wireless has also launched dozens of new titles over the past few weeks including puzzle games, music games, games for kids and updates of classic arcade games from a wide range of leading mobile games developers. (See additional news releases issued today for more details.)
Verizon Wireless customers can purchase and download hundreds of games from the Get It Now®/Media Center section of their Verizon Wireless feature phones. Download charges vary and airtime or megabyte charges may apply when browsing, downloading and using certain games and applications.
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About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable and largest wireless voice and data network, serving 87.7 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 87,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit 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.####