San Francisco, Calif. – July 16, 2015 – Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: GLUU), a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices, today announced the availability of the Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation mobile game on the App Store and Google Play. Under license from Paramount Pictures and in creative collaboration with Skydance, Glu has developed the official mobile game in conjunction with the highly anticipated feature film Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, which is scheduled for U.S. theatrical release on July 31, 2015.
“We are excited to deliver the first ever free-to-play Mission: Impossible mobile game as part of Glu’s ongoing partnerships with Paramount Pictures and Skydance,” said Niccolo de Masi, Glu Chairman and CEO. “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’s intense action gameplay introduces players to exotic locations from the upcoming film while incorporating engaging social components such as PvP, co-op agencies, and in-game chat.”
“We are thrilled to provide a new way for our global audience to interact with the Mission Impossible franchise,” said LeeAnne Stables, President of Consumer Products for Paramount Pictures. “This action-packed mobile game from Glu brings the excitement of the new movie right into the hands of fans.”
“The Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation film takes the action, adventure and stakes to a new level and the team at Glu did a fantastic job of incorporating these elements in new and innovative ways through the mobile game,” added Jesse Sisgold, Chief Operating Officer of Skydance.
About the Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Mobile Game
Your mission, should you choose to accept it... Join the Impossible Mission Force (IMF) to infiltrate secure locations and eliminate high-profile targets, perform lethal strikes and confront the Syndicate. Travel across the globe to exotic locations like Morocco, London, and Vienna to collect intelligence and take on enemy threats. Choose among story, heavy gun, gauss rifle, repeatable, and stealth missions to accomplish your goal of eliminating the Syndicate once and for all. Join other players to build an agency, complete missions and earn team rewards. Communicate with fellow IMF agents through chat to share tips and tricks. This message will self-destruct...
Features of the Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Mobile Game
- Track the Syndicate Across the Globe – Travel to exotic locations as you take out enemy
agents, destroy rogue bases, and eliminate the boss in each region!
- Complete Impossible Missions – Complete each mission’s objective as you stop the
Syndicate and assist the IMF. Stake out targets from long range, take them down with well-placed shots, assault enemy bases head-on, or infiltrate enemy lines without compromising your identity.
- Equip Advanced Weaponry and Gear – Load up on weapons such as sniper rifles, assault
rifles, heavy guns and gauss rifles, and then upgrade them. Don’t forget to grab the latest
gear: rocket launchers, throwing knives, med kits, armor and more!
- Destroy Enemy Bases and Build Your Defenses – Build your IMF headquarters defenses
to protect your resources and assault and steal other players’ headquarters! Fortify your
defenses with upgrades such as turrets to repel even the most stubborn attackers.
- Join and Form Agencies – Create an IMF agency with other players and work together to
win agency events.
Paramount Pictures and Skydance present a Tom Cruise / Bad Robot Production, “MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – ROGUE NATION.” With the IMF disbanded and Ethan (Tom Cruise) out in the cold, the team now faces off against a network of highly skilled special agents, the Syndicate. These highly trained operatives are hellbent on creating a new world order through an escalating series of terrorist attacks. Ethan gathers his team and joins forces with disavowed British agent Ilsa Faust (Rebecca Ferguson), who may or may not be a member of this rogue nation, as the group faces its most impossible mission yet. Starring Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames, Sean Harris and Alec Baldwin.
The film is directed by Christopher McQuarrie, with a screenplay by Christopher McQuarrie and story by Christopher McQuarrie and Drew Pearce. Based on the television series created by Bruce Geller. Produced by Tom Cruise, J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Don Granger. Jake Myers is an executive producer.
Paramount Pictures will distribute “MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – ROGUE NATION” on July 31, 2015.
The Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation game is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, on Google Play, and the Amazon Appstore.
For updates and information about the game, visit: http://www.glu.com/missionimpossible5game
About Glu Mobile
Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as CONTRACT KILLER, COOKING DASH, DEER HUNTER, DINER DASH, DINO HUNTER: DEADLY SHORES, ETERNITY WARRIORS, FRONTLINE COMMANDO, RACING RIVALS, and TAP SPORTS BASEBALL, and branded IP games including KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOOD, ROBOCOP: THE OFFICIAL GAME, and TERMINATOR GENYSIS: REVOLUTION on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. Glu’s unique technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with major U.S. offices outside Seattle and in Long Beach, and international locations in Canada, China, India, Japan, Korea, and Russia. Consumers can find high-quality entertainment wherever they see the ‘g’ character logo or at www.glu.com. For live updates, please follow Glu via Twitter at www.twitter.com/glumobile or become a Glu fan at www.facebook.com/glumobile. CONTRACT KILLER, COOKING DASH, DEER HUNTER, DINER DASH, DINO HUNTER: DEADLY SHORES, ETERNITY WARRIORS, FRONTLINE COMMANDO, RACING RIVALS, TAP SPORTS BASEBALL, GLU, GLU MOBILE and the 'g' character logo are trademarks of Glu Mobile Inc. or its subsidiaries.
About Paramount Pictures Corporation
Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment, is a unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), a leading content company with prominent and respected film, television and digital entertainment brands. Paramount controls a collection of some of the most powerful brands in filmed entertainment, including Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Paramount Television, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV Films, and Nickelodeon Movies. PPC operations also include Paramount Home Media Distribution, Paramount Pictures International, Paramount Licensing Inc., and Paramount Studio Group.
Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create elevated, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across platforms, including feature film, television, gaming and digital. Among Skydance’s blockbuster and award-winning feature film successes are True Grit, Star Trek Into Darkness, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, GI JOE - Retaliation, Jack Reacher, World War Z and Terminator Genisys. Skydance’s upcoming film slate features Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation in 2015 and Geostorm, Star Trek 3 and Jack Reacher 2 in 2016. Skydance Television’s original scripted series include the critically acclaimed Manhattan on WGN and Grace and Frankie on Netflix.