Scopely and WWE® Announce Strategic Partnership; Reveal WWE Champions Coming to iOS and Android Devices in 2016

WWE Champions Expands Scopely’s Roster of Games Based on AAA IP

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scopely, the leading touchscreen entertainment network, has entered into
a new partnership with global entertainment company WWE to publish a
free to play mobile game, WWE Champions, currently in
limited market tests for a 2016 global release. The partnership extends
the power of WWE’s global brand, and adds to the diverse and successful
catalog of Scopely games based on celebrated brands and entertainment
franchises. WWE Champions will be the first release from
Scopely’s multi-title partnership with award-winning developer Kung Fu

“Scopely is powering the next generation of interactive entertainment
through our robust publishing infrastructure and product expertise,”
said Walter Driver, CEO of Scopely. “With WWE, we are creating and
evolving the mobile WWE experience with daily gameplay events that
continue to bring WWE’s brand, talent, and legendary moments to life.”

WWE Champions allows players to collect more than 100
different Superstars and Legends where they can enter the ring for
intense 3D action powered by fast and engaging puzzle play. The game is
currently in test markets, and will launch worldwide on Android and iOS
devices later this year.

“Scopely’s expertise in creating authentic branded mobile game
experiences made them an ideal partner,” said Casey Collins, WWE
Executive Vice President, Consumer Products. “Together with Scopely,
we’ve planned an expansive slate of mobile gaming content to keep WWE’s
passionate fan base engaged.”

WWE Champions is the latest entry in Scopely’s growing
catalog of successful games based on beloved entertainment brands and is
an exciting new addition to WWE’s portfolio of chart-topping mobile game
releases, which includes WWE SuperCard and WWE Immortals.
Scopely’s The Walking Dead: Road to Survival and YAHTZEE With
, released in 2015, continue to rank in the Top 40 of the Top
Grossing Games charts on both iOS and Android.

About Scopely

Scopely is the leading touchscreen entertainment network. Founded in
2011, Scopely creates genre-defining hit games for casual and core
gamers, working with the top development partners in the world.
Scopely’s success is fueled by market leading skills in game design,
live services, marketing, analytics, business development, ads and more
from world-class talent. Scopely’s great gameplay experiences earn the
loyalty and love of millions of players around the world. In November
2014, Scopely closed a Series A funding round of $35 million to scale
the business, expand the corporate team and diversify the company’s
catalog of mobile game titles across original and globally celebrated
entertainment properties. In August 2015, Inc. Magazine named Scopely
the #9 fastest-growing private company in U.S. That same month, Scopely
became a Top 25 Publisher in America according to AppAnnie. To learn
more, please visit

About WWE

WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media
organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company
consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original
content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. WWE is committed to family
friendly entertainment on its television programming, pay-per-view,
digital media and publishing platforms. WWE programming reaches more
than 650 million homes worldwide in 25 languages. WWE Network, the
first-ever 24/7 over-the-top premium network that includes all live
pay-per-views, scheduled programming and a massive video-on-demand
library, is currently available in more than 180 countries. The company
is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los
Angeles, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Dubai, Munich
and Tokyo.

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