Zapak Mobile Games, the mobile gaming division of Reliance Entertainment Digital, has achieved the milestone record of a a 100 million downloads on the Nokia Store.
Zapak Mobile Games, which is renowned globally for its smash hit titles like Real Steel, Total Recall, F1 2011, Ben 10, Chhota Bheem Racing, Ninja Strike, ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, WWERaw, helped it to move to 100 million mark and number 1 in India on the Nokia Store. The highest number of downloads were recorded for the game T20 Cricket 2012 with 7.76 million downloads; followed by Border War Face Off with 5.83 million downloads.
“We are elated to have witnessed the milestone of a 100 million downloads of our games on the Nokia Store that positions us on No.1 in India on the store. This achievement further reinstates the popularity of Zapak Mobile Games amongst users of Nokia devices. We are encouraged to continue developing games that will continue to keep the gamers entertained and engaged. The Nokia Store has always been a great platform to partner with and we look forward to many more milestones in times to come,”said Chaitanya Prabhu, Business Head – India, Zapak Digital Entertainment.
Zapak Mobile Games presently offers over 350 mobile games on the Nokia Store. These games are spread across genres like Action, Racing, Adventure, Sports, Tragedy, Arcade, Puzzle, Trivia etc.
Commenting on the success of Zapak Mobile Games, Mr. Gerard Rego, Head Developer Experience, Nokia India said, “India is big on gaming today and gaming app downloads are growing at a robust rate. Being the largest app store in the country, Nokia store witnesses over 80 million downloads per month of which gaming is one of the most popular categories. Zapak Mobile Games’ relevant and engaging content has successfully tapped the preferences of the young Indian consumers and they are hooked on to it with great excitement. With a lot of first time internet users experiencing data consumption on our Asha range of devices, the success of Zapak Mobile games on Nokia Store elucidates the fact that consumers across price points today prefer superior experiences on their mobiles.”
India ranked at No. 1 amongst the top 5 countries where maximum downloads were witnessed with 57,418,175 downloads. It was followed by Vietnam (4,864,552), Pakistan (4,292,564), Indonesia (3,646,806) and Thailand (2,752,993).