Agreement marks Company’s first steps towards mobile application development
NEW LONDON, CT, December 5, 2012 – Digital Angel Corporation (“DIGA” or the “Company”) (OTC Bulletin Board: DIGA), a developer and publisher of consumer applications and mobile games designed for tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices, announced today that it has entered into a long-term agreement with High Impact Games L.L.C., a leading Hollywood-based video game studio, for the joint development of original content for mobile devices. The first games are expected to be released for iOS and Android devices early next year under the Digital Angel label.
The agreement marks the first step in the new CEO’s tenure of turning the Company into a developer and publisher of mobile games and apps.
“We are extremely excited to move forward with our new mobile gaming and app strategy. High Impact Games is regarded as one of the top development studios in the business and their pedigree is impeccable, stretching from such classics as Ratchet and Clank and Disney Princesses to the first Call of Duty on console. With this agreement in place, we have the necessary talent to establish ourselves at the forefront of the next wave of mobile gaming. This is a monumental step forward for Digital Angel,” stated Digital Angel’s CEO, L. Michael Haller.
Ms. Atsuko Kubota, owner of High Impact Games, L.L.C. commented, “We have a long track record of success developing games in partnership with Mike Haller that speaks for itself. Mike has been a strong supporter and partner since the inception of High Impact and we are excited to have the opportunity to work together again and extend our reach into the rapidly growing mobile game market.”
About Digital Angel
Digital Angel (OTCBB: DIGA) is a developer and publisher of consumer applications and mobile games designed for tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices, as well as a distributor of two-way communications equipment in the U.K. For further information please visit www.digitalangel.com.
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