January 31, 2008, Victoria, Canada: With 2008 proving to be a stellar year for mobile phone game downloads, let's take a moment to review the success in 2007. Below is a list of the top 25 free mobile phone games based upon actual game downloads from the MobileRated web and wap sites.
How popular are mobile phone games? Gamers from around the globe downloaded over 10 million games from MobileRated in 2007, up from a mere 200 thousand games in 2006. The rate of growth continues unabated so far in 2008 with over 2 million downloads in January alone.
Using Kalador Entertainment's FreePlay technology, MobileRated provides automatic in-game advertising for developers looking to monetize their games. Developers with their own advertising solutions can also list their products at MobileRated. Besides games with ads, MobileRated offers demos and trials as well as a large selection of totally free games.
The top 25 games of 2007 were:
The MobileRated free mobile phone app store offers over 55,000 games and applications to over 6,000 mobile phone models. As an independent, open market business, MobileRated's app store is available globally without restrictions in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Portuguese. MobileRated offers a mix of open source, demos/trials, ad-supported, and totally free products in over 20 categories. All products are searchable, ratable, reviewable and sortable, providing our customers with powerful tools to easily find exactly what they are looking for.
While content is always free to customers, MobileRated technology such as FreePlay and AppPromote enable MobileRated partners to generate indirect revenues and maximize customer downloads. MobileRated partners with hundreds of mobile developers around the globe.
The MobileRated app store is owned by Kalador Entertainment Inc.