LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Leading cross-platform social games company, King.com, today announced an extended partnership with Yahoo!, providing Yahoo!’s Hispanic consumers in seven countries with access to dozens of social tournament games within Yahoo! Juegos. The full portfolio of King.com’s games appears on Yahoo!’s sites in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela, and Yahoo! en Espanol in the U.S.
“This new partnership will bring classic and original casual social games experiences to one of the most populous and fastest growing regions around the globe. As access to broadband and mobile devices dramatically expands in these countries, online games will remain one of its highest growth areas,” said Riccardo Zacconi, CEO, King.com. “We are excited to extend our longstanding partnership to a new, active market with such a key player.”
“As the premier digital media company, we continue to deliver the content and compelling Internet experiences consumers desire and this partnership is no exception,” said Armando Rodriguez, general manger of Yahoo! Hispanic Americas. “We’re excited to extend our partnership and provide King.com’s original games to Latin America and U.S. Hispanic consumers, who are hungry for engaging entertainment content.”
With over 27 million unique visitors and more than 800 million games played per month globally, King.com is a leading developer of cross-platform casual games. King.com offers more than 200 exclusive games in 14 languages across the globe through its premier destination, King.com (http://www.king.com), on Facebook and on mobile devices. King.com is the exclusive provider of online games for leading global portals, websites and media companies. King.com has offices in London, Hamburg, Stockholm, Milan and Los Angeles. For more information, please visit http://www.king.com.