CORPORATEMay 14 2012
N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance Climbs to the Top of the Sales Charts on the App Store
Paris, May 14, 2012 – Since its launch on Thursday, May 10, N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, the third installment in Gameloft’s acclaimed FPS series, has earned a spot in the top 10 paying games on the App Store in 69 countries. The game also received exceptional user ratings in countries such as the United States (4.5/5), France (4/5), Germany (4/5), China (4.5/5), and Mexico (4.5/5).
With incredibly realistic graphics, N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance gives players a chance to save humankind in single-player or multiplayer mode on both their smartphones and tablets. N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance was also one of the most anticipated games of the year, generating 770,000 views on YouTube only 10 days before its launch.
Gameloft is also seeing N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance positively received amongst the press, which has garnered an average review score of 8.7/10 (source: Quality Index ).
“We are pleased with the extremely positive reception this latest installment has enjoyed across the world, “stated Gonzague de Vallois, Senior Vice President of Publishing at Gameloft. “The accessible gameplay and its multiplayer mode, , which allows for up to 12 users to play together at a time, make N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance an FPS that has never been seen before on smartphones and tablets.”
Since May 10, N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance has been available on the App Store for $6.99.
For more information about N.O.V.A. 3: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, you can watch the trailer here.
A leading global publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (including Apple® iOS and Android® devices), set-top boxes, connected TVs and consoles. Gameloft partners with leading international brands such as UNO®, Spider-Man®, James Cameron’s Avatar™, Ferrari® and Sonic Unleashed®. Gameloft also operates its own established franchises, such as Real Football, Asphalt™, Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation and N.O.V.A. 2: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance®. Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in 100 countries and employs over 4,500 developers.
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Jessica W. Lewinstein
NA PR Manager