|FUN Technologies subsidiary, SkillJam has entered into a two-year licensing agreement with New York-based Sonic Branding Solutions, to distribute Sonic Branding’s popular ‘Name That Tune!’ music game throughout the SkillJam network.|
Sonic Branding is an interactive entertainment and technology company featuring a portfolio of branded, content-rich properties for the online and wireless worlds. In addition to Name That Tune!, Sonic Branding also develops and publishes ToneMaker, the world’s first downloadable polyphonic ringtone generator for wireless phones, and Hollywood Squares, the famed celebrity game show, on wireless carriers and Internet portals worldwide.
‘The timeless popularity of a game such as ‘Name That Tune!’, combined with the broad range of music offered by Sonic Branding, translates into a great opportunity for SkillJam—and more importantly, an incredible musical gaming experience for our customers’, said Lorne Abony, Chief Executive Officer of FUN.
David Danon, CEO of Sonic Branding noted: ‘After making ‘Name That Tune!’ a smash hit in wireless, Sonic Branding is excited to partner with SkillJam to bring a skill-based version to market. Competing to recognize pop songs by melody is sheer fun, and we know SkillJam’s audience will thrive on it.’