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BoosterMedia acquires Hallpass Media games websites from SGN

Growth in HTML5 games fuels BoosterMedia’s games distribution strategy Amsterdam, September 8, 2014 – Award-winning HTML5 games publisher BoosterMedia has acquired the Hallpass Media web game network from Los Angeles-based, independent game developer SGN. In an all-cash deal, largely funded by existing shareholders, BoosterMedia gains around 6 million active users … read more

BoosterMedia brings HTML5 games to the Japanese market with Yahoo! JAPAN

Amsterdam/Tokyo, July 2, 2014 – Yahoo! JAPAN and BoosterMedia have struck a deal to bring ‘Western-style’ HTML5 games to the Japanese market. The new cross-platform games can be played instantly on any of the Yahoo! JAPAN websites via Yahoo! Games, one of the most popular game platforms in Japan. The … read more

League11: over 2000 of the world’s best football players in one HTML5 game

Amsterdam – April 23, 2014: Today BoosterMedia introduces League11, a new football management game fully based on HTML5. The goal of the game is to build and manage your team to success in an international league of friends and other users. League11 features photographs of over 2000 professional football players … read more

BoosterMedia wins Mobile Entertainment Awards 2013

London – November 15: Yes, we’ve won! BoosterMedia is the 2013 “Best Social Games Service Provider” – named as the winner at the Mobile Entertainment Awards ceremony in London. Other finalists included GREE, DeNA, PlayPhone and WildTangent, so we’re pretty pleased with putting HTML5 games in the spotlights. BoosterMedia CEO … read more

BoosterMedia raises $5m as investors see vast growth potential in HTML5 games

The world’s leading HTML5 games company is backed to pursue its vision of mobile games distribution across easy-to-access web portals and native app stores AMSTERDAM, September 11nd, 2013 – BoosterMedia’s rapidly growing HTML5 games ecosystem has today been backed by existing investors Truffle Capital and Solid Ventures, along with a … read more

BoosterMedia to bring ‘MobaSoccer’ success-game into Europe

BoosterMedia has entered into a partnership with Mobcast Global Inc. to bring their highly successful MobaSoccer football game to the European and Brazilian markets. MobaSoccer, originally launched as ‘Mobasaka’ in Japan and Korea, is a football-management game, featuring the real names and faces of over 2000 professional footballers from teams … read more

New Tokyo office to expand partnerships in Japanese market

BoosterMedia recently opened an office in Tokyo, as a first step to increase the company’s international footprint outside the Amsterdam head-office. From the new location, main business focus will be on operational support for Japanese partnerships and attracting new games IP. Laurens Rutten, CEO of BoosterMedia, comments: “Japan is one … read more

BoosterMedia “Best Social Games Service Provider” finalist in ME Awards 2013

  Mobile Entertainment, the leading publication for the mobile entertainment industry, announced the nomination for BoosterMedia as finalist in the category “Best Social Games Service Prodivder”. Among the other finalists are companies like GREE, DeNA, PlayPhone and WildTangent. The Mobile Entertainment Awards cover 23 categories, including “Best Advertising Network”, “Best … read more

White-paper on the HTML5 gaming ecosystem

  AMSTERDAM, January 9 – BoosterMedia has just released a new publication on the state of the HTML5 games market: “HTML5, a developing games ecosystem”. The report provides practical tips and handy resources for cross-platform HTML5 games development and describes alternative ways to distribute HTML5 games outside the traditional app-stores. … read more

BoosterMedia wishes you a Happy New Year!

The year 2013 will be a turning point for the HTML5 mobile games industry. Where 2012 has seen the real establishing of a HTML5 mobile games ecosystem, this year will bring us many new great game titles, advanced tools and additional HTML5 games distribution channels. BoosterMedia will be in the … read more

BoosterMedia to join the best HTML5 game developers in Warsaw

The company will share its best practices and experience from around the world with the top HTML5 game developers present at onGameStart 2012. Amsterdam, September 14 2012 – BoosterMedia’s License Manager Elle Chen will be one of the keynote speakers in the First HTML5 Game Conference, onGameStart. The speech will … read more

BoosterMedia is attending ChinaJoy 2012

This year BoosterMedia will be attending ChinaJoy 2012 in Shanghai, at its 10th anniversary. BoosterMedia is exploring new business opportunities and look to establish partnerships across several areas of the mobile gaming ecosystem in Asia. Laurens Rutten, BoosterMedia’s founder and CEO, will be speaking at CGBC SNS and Social Game … read more

Meet BoosterMedia at Gamescom 2012

BoosterMedia the HTML5 cloud-gaming company will attend the Gamescom in Cologne from August 15th – 18th. We will actively explore new business opportunities and look to establish beneficial partnerships across several areas of the mobile gaming ecosystem. 
 Do you represent a gaming or media brand, social network or MNO … read more

Bebo chooses BoosterMedia’s cloud-gaming platform

Bebo, the social network that ‘connects users to everyone and everything they care about’, has chosen BoosterMedia to power its new mobile games channel. Utilizing BoosterMedia’s mobile cloud-gaming platform Connected GameStore©, Bebo now offers its mobile users a broad selection of social and casual browser-games. All the games are free … read more

BoosterMedia heads to GDC – San Francisco

BoosterMedia will attend the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco from March 7th – 9th. We will actively explore new business opportunities and look to establish beneficial partnerships across several areas of the mobile gaming ecosystem. Do you represent a gaming or media brand, social network, OEM or MNO … read more

BoosterMedia Will Attend Mobile World Congress

BoosterMedia will attend the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. We are interested in meeting OEMs, MNOs, media and gaming brands and social networks to discuss our customized mobile gaming solutions. Would you like to meet-up with BoosterMedia in Barcelona? Contact us to arrange a meeting and learn more about how … read more

BoosterMedia Secures €1.75M Funding Round from Truffle Capital and Solid Ventures

The new investment will help further expand BoosterMedia’s HTML5 mobile games distribution network internationally. UTRECHT (Netherlands) and HAMBURG (Germany) – February 8, 2012 – BoosterMedia (www.boostermedia.com), the leading mobile browser games distribution network, today has announced it has secured €1.75 million in a new funding round. The round was led … read more

BoosterMedia and Absolutist Announce Partnership

Absolutist has chosen BoosterMedia to provide Wellgames.com, its online gaming website, with a customized mobile gaming destination. With the cooperation, Absolutist joins the growing roster of partners that entrust BoosterMedia to bring their gaming brands to a mobile audience. The Wellgames mobile destination features a wide selection of casual browser … read more

BoosterMedia Heads to Casual Connect – Hamburg

BoosterMedia will kick off 2012 by attending and sponsoring the Casual Connect conference in Hamburg, Germany for the third consecutive year. During the conference, BoosterMedia will showcase its innovative mobile games distribution platform and its latest HTML5 social browser games. Additionally, the company will introduce a variety of customized solutions … read more

Admeen expands its partnership with BoosterMedia

BoosterMedia and Admeen have strengthened their partnership and will launch mobile gaming portals for Admeen’s gaming websites 1001spielen.de, giochixl.it, 1001pelit.com and 1001hry.cz, in Germany, Italy, Finland and Czech Republic markets, respectively. The four new portals are in addition to the two portals already serving Admeen’s mobile users in France and … read more

BoosterMedia sets sights on South America, expands with Click Jogos

Actively pursuing opportunities in developing markets, BoosterMedia has announced a partnership with popular Brazilian web gaming site, ClickJogos.com.br. The cooperation brings together two significant leaders: BoosterMedia in mobile browser-based games and Click Jogos in Brazilian web gaming. BoosterMedia provides Click Jogos with a white label gaming portal that enables effective … read more

BoosterMedia Goes Brazil With Atrativa Latin America

Utrecht, November 21, 2011 – BoosterMedia has partnered with Atrativa Latin America to bring the company’s Brazilian gaming brand to a mobile audience. A subsidiary of GameHouse – a worldwide leader in casual games – Atrativa Latin America caters to Brazilian gamers with its website, Atrativa.com.br. The cooperation marks BoosterMedia’s … read more

Spil Games partners with BoosterMedia to launch feature phone game portals

Utrecht, November 8th, 2011 – Spil Games, the largest network of casual gaming websites, has entered into a partnership with BoosterMedia to strengthen its mobile offering in multiple countries. Utilizing BoosterMedia’s mobile gaming platform and games library, Spil Games is now able to deliver games content to many additional devices … read more

BoosterMedia bolsters presence in France and The Netherlands with Admeen

Utrecht/Zwolle – November 4, 2011 – BoosterMedia and Admeen have announced a partnership to launch mobile gaming portals for Admeen’s gaming brands Jeuxdelajungle.fr and Elkspel.nl, catering to the French and Dutch speaking markets, respectively. The two new portals feature a wide selection of BoosterMedia’s browser-based HTML5 and Flash games for … read more

Nimbuzz partners with BoosterMedia to introduce casual games to 60 million users

Rotterdam/Utrecht – October 18, 2011 – Today Nimbuzz announced an important milestone that brings the company one step closer towards becoming the world’s leading mobile entertainment platform. The free video calls and messaging app for the connected generation has launched a partnership with BoosterMedia to give access to free casual … read more

BoosterMedia keynote presentation at Casual Connect Kiev

Utrecht, October 14, 2011 – BoosterMedia’s CEO Laurens Rutten will present during the Social Mobile and Mobile Trends day of Casual Connect Kiev 2011. In his keynote presentation “Browser-based Mobile Social Gaming: Distribution Beyond the App Stores” Rutten will focus on smart distribution via the open mobile web. Additionally, concrete … read more

YoudaGames partners with BoosterMedia and launches mobile website

Hilversum/Utrecht, October 13, 2011 – Casual game publisher Youdagames has released a mobile version of the Youdagames website, which allows their millions of online players to play all kinds of casual games while on the move. Youdagames chose to do this in cooperation with leading provider of mobile gaming solutions … read more

One million game downloads, and counting…

BoosterMedia recently surpassed one million downloads of its mobile games in the Nokia OVI and Samsung Bada app-stores. The downloads include successful casual game titles such as Mahjong Master, Bubble Blast, Bash-a-Mole as well as a number of fashion dress-up games targeted towards young women. The games were originally developed … read more

Fettspielen goes mobile

Rumble Media launches mobile site for its online game portal Fettspielen.de. Karlsruhe/Germany (08.15.2011) – Rumble Media partners with Boostermedia to launch a new mobile version for its online gaming website Fettspielen.de. Available at http://m.fettspielen.de, the new portal brings the Fettspielen brand to a rapidly growing mobile gaming audience. Via the … read more

BoosterMedia joins Dutch Pavilion at Gamescom 2011

BoosterMedia will pack its bags this August and head to Gamescom in Cologne. As a showcase company in the Dutch Pavilion, BoosterMedia will demo its mobile social gaming solutions and Connected GamePlay technology. The company will discuss business development opportunities with social networks, gaming websites and media brands. If you … read more

Zylom goes mobile, partners with BoosterMedia

Zylom, the European gaming brand of RealGames, has recently announced the launch of a large-scale mobile gaming portal. Powered by BoosterMedia, the mobile destination features an extensive selection of casual games including downloadable Zylom favorites and BoosterMedia’s own browser-based titles. New games are being added all the time. Reflecting the … read more

Keesing Games activates Zigiz brand on mobile

Keesing Games, the Netherlands-based gaming company and part of Telegraaf Media Groep, has recently launched a mobile portal for its Zigiz gaming brand. The portal is powered by BoosterMedia and provides a variety of casual games that appeal to Zigiz’s core 20-40 year old female audience. Keesing Games and BoosterMedia … read more

Prizee.com adds mobile destination

rizee.com, a leading French casual gaming website where users can exchange credits for real prizes, has recently launched a mobile destination. The game portal features a broad selection of browser-based casual games. Using a combination of both Flash and HTML5 technology, the mobile portal for Prizee.com supports iOS and Android … read more

Introducing Connected GamePlay at Casual Connect

Once again BoosterMedia returns to sponsor Casual Connect Europe. This year, BoosterMedia will showcase its browser-based mobile gaming solutions and sneak peek its upcoming cross-platform social gaming capabilities from its all-new Connected GamePlay technology. If you would like to meet, please contact us to set up a time. BoosterMedia is … read more

MediaTrust taps into mobile gaming audience

BoosterMedia and MediaTrust have launched a mobile portal for spielen.de, MediaTrust’s online destination for German casual gamers.Supporting the majority of handsets, the mobile destination offers a wide variety of free casual games. BoosterMedia will shortly introduce in-portal high score leader boards and other social gaming features that allow for robust … read more

BoosterMedia secures investment round

Urecht October 27 – BoosterMedia today announced that is has secured a new round of investment for an undisclosed amount. Truffle Capital and Solid Ventures are the primary participants in this round. The new round will enable BoosterMedia to rapidly increase its partner network of mobile gaming portals internationally. Additionally … read more

BoosterMedia powers MSN’s Mobile Gaming channel

BoosterMedia and MSN.nl, Microsoft’s leading online destination in The Netherlands, have now released a dedicated mobile games channel. Powered by BoosterMedia’s gaming solutions, the games section of m.msn.nl offers a wide variety of free casual games and quizzes for most mobile handsets. The games can be played or downloaded directly … read more

Finns go mobile with Pelikone’s gaming destination

Pelikone.fi, Finland’s number one gaming destination, is now complemented with a mobile optimized games site. A selection of free to play and easy to understand casual games is offered to users visiting the site with their mobile phone.   New concepts around mobile social gaming will be introduced later this … read more

RTL Spelsalon launched on mobile

In cooperation with RTL Netherlands, BoosterMedia has introduced a mobile version of Spelsalon.nl, a Dutch casual gaming website mainly site targeted at women. Spelsalon mobile features a selection of free mobile casual games in categories such as puzzles, board games and classic arcade. The mobile portal offers a selection of … read more

BoosterMedia at Festival of Games 2010

BoosterMedia will demonstrate its mobile casual gaming solutions at the Festival of Games 2010. The Festival of Games, blending with media and entertainment, big brands and ICT, is one of Europe’s most effective business events for the digital games industry. BoosterMedia helps publishers and game developers to take the success … read more