'Idol' phones Japan users

Frater, Patrick
June 2007
Daily Variety;6/22/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 58, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports on the agreement between FremantleMedia Enterprises Co. (FME) and Namco Bandai Networks Europe Ltd. to develop and distribute mobile games based on "Idol" gameshow in Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific. This agreement is the first time Namco has licensed content specifically for a European audience. According to Masaji Okubo of Namco, fans of the gameshow will soon be able to interact with their favorite show anytime they want.


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