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Thursday 29 April, 2010

Gameloft

First Quarter sales of €33 million, up 7%

PR Newswire/Les Echos/

Paris, April 28, 2010

              First Quarter sales of EUR33 million, up 7%

Gameloft achieved consolidated sales of EUR33.0 million during the first quarter
of 2010, up by 7% from the previous year. Europe represented 37% of the
company's sales, North America 34% and the rest of the world 29%. By comparison,
Europe accounted for 39% of full-year 2009 sales, North America for 32% and the
rest of the world for 29%.

In EUR millions                  2010     2009     Variation
1st quarter                      33.0     30.8        +7%

On a comparable exchange rate basis, growth during the first three months of
2010 reached 8%.

The company was very satisfied with the sales growth over the first three months
of 2010. This solid performance is due to increased market share in traditional
Java and Brew phones as well as to the huge success enjoyed by Smartphones. In
particular, Gameloft has positioned itself as a leader on Apple's AppStore with
the release of 63 games since July 2008. Apple represented 21% of the company's
sales in the first quarter of 2010.

The recent and future releases of high-performance Smartphones from Apple, Palm,
Samsung, Nokia and Google should continue sustaining Gameloft's growth in the
upcoming quarters. Additionally, the release of new devices well suited for
video games such as Apple's iPad will allow Gameloft to continue its
diversification on other platforms and should provide the company with
interesting relays for growth.

Gameloft is therefore expecting continued growth in 2010 in terms of revenue and
profitability. In the longer term, Gameloft seems in an ideal position to
benefit from the rapid emergence of the digital distribution of video games on
mobile phones, tablets and consoles, as well as from major technological
innovations brought to the market by companies such as Apple, Samsung, Nokia or
Google.

Sales for the second quarter of 2010 will be published on July 28, 2010.

About Gameloft
Gameloft is the worldwide leader in developing and publishing downloadable video
games. Gameloft is now positioned, after 10 years, as one of the most innovative
companies in its field. The company designs games for mobile phones,
smartphones, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad for which the number of units should
exceed four billion in 2012. As a pioneer in the new downloadable game console
market, Gameloft publishes games for WiiWare, DSiWare, Microsoft Xbox LIVE
Arcade and PlayStation Network. Partnership agreements with major licensors
allow Gameloft to associate the strongest international brands with such games
as Uno, Ferrari, Shrek, CSI, Iron Man, Spiderman and Sonic. The company also has
its own brand portfolio with established franchises such as Real Football,
Asphalt and Cerebral Challenge. Gameloft has locations on all continents,
distributes its games in 100 countries and has its own production studios with
over 3,500 developers. Gameloft is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN:
FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA).

Contact:
Anne-Laure Desclèves
Investor Relations
Tel +331 5816 2082
Email: [email protected]

For more information, consult www.gameloft.com 

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