Glu Mobile, a leading publisher of mobile games, says it’ll deliver 30 titles on BlackBerry App World. It’s a new online destination for consumers to find applications designed for BlackBerry smartphones from Research In Motion (RIM).

BlackBerry App World launched in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom on April 1, and provides BlackBerry smartphone users with easy access to games, social networking, and productivity applications on-the-go.

Today, many players from the entertainment and mobile markets are joining hands to offer their mobile games to consumers. Now you can have baffling brain teasers to games based on Hollywood blockbusters right under your thumb. Some of these mobile games are listed under the My Techbox Online Market Intelligence Series.

While iPhone and some Nokia devices are already being used actively by mobile gamers, of late even Android has attracted attention of game vendors. Gameloft has announced a line-up of 20 games for Android-powered devices such as the T-mobile G1. Through Android Market, an open marketplace, Gameloft is offering the games with better graphics and gameplay capabilities. The offerings range from Derek Jeter Pro Baseball 2009 to Oregon Trail and CSI:Miami.

Now, BlackBerry phones, supported by BlackBerry App World, also want to participate aggressively in the gaming arena.

“BlackBerry App World will provide users with a one-stop-shop to find all of their favorite applications,” said Jill Braff, senior vice president of global publishing, Glu Mobile. “We look forward to providing a quick and easy way for consumers to easily access games for their BlackBerry smartphones.”

Titles that will be available at launch include Brain Genius 2, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, Monsters vs. Aliens, Super K.O. Boxing!, Transformers G1: Awakening, World Series of Poker Pro Challenge.

The BlackBerry App World is at


About Rakesh Raman

Have extensive editorial, content management, and integrated communications experience and have worked as a senior tech journalist, analyst, and columnist with different newspapers, magazines, and Web/online properties in India.

One response »

  1. DrVoIP says:

    Games, social networking being the favorite among many people these days , the release of the blackberry applications is some more than a good news to all those users ..

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