RALEIGH, N.C.–July 25, 2006–Oasys Mobile, Inc. (OTCBB: OYSM), a leading provider of premium mobile media content, products and services, today announced that two of its mobile games are among the top 10 best-sellers in the U.S. Two Oasys Mobile games for mobile phones–Texas Hold’em by Phil Hellmuth and UNO(R) Challenge–join classic games such as Tetris, Frogger, PAC-MAN and Ms. PAC-MAN in the May rankings issued monthly by M:Metrics, the mobile market authority. Oasys Mobile was one of only three providers with more than one game in the top 10 list.
Said OasysMobile CEO Gary Ban, “We will continue to bring to market best-selling mobile games like UNO Challenge and Texas Hold’em by Phil Hellmuth that build upon the growing popularity of mobile communities. By expanding our distribution channels to extend our reach abroad we are able to generate additional revenue and growth opportunities.”
Phil Hellmuth teams with Oasys Mobile
Nine-time World Series of Poker pro, Phil Hellmuth, teamed up with Oasys Mobile to create one of the first and most successful multiplayer mobile games with Texas Hold’em by Phil Hellmuth. The game represents one of the largest mobile gaming communities available with over 850,000 registered users since it first launched in May 2004.
UNO Challenge has quickly risen to its best-selling status since it debuted in November 2005. This wireless, multiplayer version of America’s number one brand of family games, UNO continues to attract new consumers across all cultural, gender and generational markets.
The multiplayer versions of Texas Hold’em by Phil Hellmuth and UNO Challenge are available for just $2.99 a month(1) and some carriers offer the solo version for a one-time $5.99 download fee(1). These games are available through major U.S. wireless carriers, including Verizon, Cingular, Sprint, T-Mobile, Alltel and many more or at OasysMobile.com.
At OasysMobile.com, users can check out the huge selection of ringtones, wallpaper and games for their cell phone and back up everything they buy in their online locker. The locker also lets consumers express Their Mobile Style by posting photos through the mobile community, rating and recommending content and sharing the contents of their locker with friends. Consumers can own their mobile style at OasysMobile.com.
(1) Actual prices and availability are established by the carrier and may vary.
About Oasys Mobile, Inc.
Oasys Mobile, Inc. is a leading provider of premium mobile media content, products and services distributed through OasysMobile.com, 20 wireless carriers in the U.S. representing 97% of the market, and another 55 carriers abroad. Since every mobile user is different, Oasys Mobile is uniquely positioned to give consumers the ability to create their own mobile style by delivering a breadth of offerings. OasysMobile.com, a leading-edge mobile lifestyle portal is changing the way teens and young adults buy, own and keep their mobile content by showing them how to Create your mobile style(TM). Oasys Mobile also develops, publishes and distributes more than 30 branded mobile applications in all major categories, from personalization and games to messaging and entertainment. The Oasys Mobile white-label services give carriers and content companies access to an exciting new venue which will extend their mobile offerings off-deck and reach new customers.
Whether it’s OasysMobile.com, the branded mobile products or the white-label service offerings, Oasys Mobile provides consumers the perfect content to answer the question: What’s your mobile style?(TM)