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Record Third-Quarter Sales of EUR61.7M
Growth of 17% at Constant-Exchange-Rate Basis
Third-Quarter Smartphone Sales Up 31%
Paris (France), November 4, 2013 - Gameloft achieved record revenues of
EUR61.7 million during the third quarter of 2013, up by 11% from the previous
year. On a constant-exchange-rate basis, the thirdquarter growth was 17%. EMEA
represented 31% of third-quarter sales; North America, 32%; LATAM, 20%;
and APAC, 16%.
Over the first nine months of 2013, Gameloft achieved consolidated sales of
EUR171.0 million, up 14% year on year. On a constant-exchange-rate basis,
growth for the first nine months was 17%.
Sales (EUR million) 2013 2012 Variation
1st Quarter 54.2 44.8 +21%
2nd Quarter 55.2 50.4 +10%
3rd Quarter 61.7 55.4 +11%
First Nine Months 171.0 150.6 +14%
Sales continue to be driven by the worldwide success of Gameloft games on
smartphones and tablets. Gameloft's third quarter sales on smartphones and
tablets grew by 31% year on year. They represented 69% of total Group sales
compared with 58% in the third quarter of 2012.
Gameloft's rapid growth is also driven by the success of the free-to-play
business model: sales of virtual goods and advertising currently account for
80% of the company's smartphone revenues. This free-toplay model enables
Gameloft to reach very large audiences. In the last 30 days, no less than 140
million people have played a Gameloft game on their smartphone or tablet. This
model also increases the longevity of the company's products. Games launched
prior to 2013 accounted for more than 80% of the company's revenues in the
first nine months of 2013.
The company therefore confirms its target to reach between EUR235 million and
EUR240 million in sales for the full year of 2013, as well as an increase of
profitability and net cash.
The Group's 2013 annual sales will be published on January 28, 2014, after the
A leading global publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft(r) 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, set-top boxes and connected TVs. Gameloft operates its
own established franchises such as Asphalt(r), Real Football(r), Modern Combat
and Order & Chaos(r), and also partners with major rights holders including
Marvel(r), Hasbro(r), FOX(r), Mattel(r) and Disney(r). Gameloft is present on
all continents, distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs over
Gameloft is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris (NYSE Euronext: GFT.PA, Bloomberg:
GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA). Gameloft's sponsored Level 1 ADR (ticker: GLOFY) is
traded OTC in the US.
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