Tuesday, June 20, 2017

New WWE Mobile Game In The Works, Randy Orton Delivers His 1800th Career RKO (Video), RAW Social Media Score

- Monday's WWE RAW ranked #1 among series & specials for the night in Nielsen's social media TV ratings. RAW had 122,000 interactions with 25,000 unique authors on Twitter.

This is up from last week's 82,000 Twitter interactions with 19,000 unique authors. RAW also had 189,000 Facebook interactions with 125,000 unique authors, down from last week's 249,000 interactions with 173,000 unique authors on Facebook.

- Randy Orton hit his 1800th career RKO at the WWE live event in Indianapolis, Indiana last night. Below is video of Orton hitting the move on WWE United States Champion Kevin Owens:

- The following was issued today:
Glu and WWE® Partner on Development of Upcoming Mobile Game

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: GLUU), a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play mobile games, today announced it has entered into a multi-year agreement with WWE (NYSE: WWE), a recognized leader in global entertainment, to develop a mobile game featuring WWE Superstars, logos and marks. Currently being developed by the same studio as Glu's largest sports franchise, Tap Sports Baseball, Glu's WWE title will include simple, one-touch gameplay mechanics with deep meta game features.

The project will utilize the names and likenesses of many of the organization's most popular legends including The Undertaker, Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Rock and Triple H, as well as current roster of fan-favorites such as John Cena, Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar.

"As a leader in sports entertainment, WWE features an enormous universe of WWE Superstars and ever-evolving storylines," said Chris Akhavan, Glu's Chief Revenue Officer. "We can't wait to translate the emotional connection WWE has with its audience into a mobile game that fans are going to love."

"WWE fans are digitally-savvy and always looking for new content featuring their favorite Superstars," said Casey Collins, WWE Executive Vice President, Consumer Products. "Glu's previous successes in the casual sports genre make them the perfect developer to bring this project to life."

Currently slated for global release in 2018, Glu will release additional information on the game's development at a later date.


FOLLOW US ON YOUR FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA. WE ARE ON FACEBOOK, TWITTER AND G+!
LIKE US ON FACEBOOK FOLLOW US ON TWITTER FIND US ON G+ JOIN OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL RSS FEED

LATEST NEWS

No comments :

Post a Comment