Com2uS

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Com2uS
Traded as KRX: 078340
Industry Mobile gaming
Headquarters Seoul, South Korea
Website Official website

Com2us is a South Korean mobile and online game development/publishing company established in 1998.

In 2007, Com2us was listed on KOSDAQ.[1] As of 2011, its corporate offices were in the USA, Korea, Japan, and China.

Com2us develops games for Android, iOS and others.

On October 4, 2013,Gamevil acquired 21.37% of Com2us for ~65 million. [2]

History[edit]

Com2uS Corporation was found in 1998 by Korea University students including Jiyoung Park and Youngil Lee developing mobile games.

In 2000, the company introduced Java game services on mobile handsets for first time in the worldwide at Java One conference.[citation needed]

In 2006, Com2uS introduced IMO: The World of Magic, a real time MMORPG for mobile phones.[citation needed] In 2008, Com2uS began game services on iOS by publishing Chronicles of Inotia for iPhone and iPod Touch.[citation needed] On June 3, 2008, Com2uS was awarded the trademark for the term "Tower Defense", filed on June 13, 2007, with serial number 3442002.[citation needed] On September 10, 2008, the mobile game division of Disney (Disney Interactive) made a deal with Com2uS in which the latter would develop games for the former to publish and distribute in the United States. Disney Puzzle Family was the first game developed under the agreement, which was released later that month. The next title with Disney Interactive, Disney Game Parade, was released in the succeeding year.[3]

In 2010, Com2uS began an online golf game (Golf Star) service in Europe and Korea.[citation needed] On April 2011, Slice It! recorded 10 million downloads on iOS and Android.[citation needed]

On October 4, 2013, Gamevil acquired 21.37% of Com2us for $65 million. [4]

Games[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • Korean Prime Minister’s Citation, Slice It!
  • The Best Application by 2010 Korea Mobile Awards, Heavy Gunner 3D
  • IMGA Best Excellence in Connectivity, Sniper vs. Sniper
  • IGN Best Sports Game of 2009, Homerun Battle 3D
  • 2009 Best App Ever Award, Homerun Battle 3 and Inotia 2: A Wanderer of Luone
  • AT&T’s Best 2007 Games, Super Action Hero and Tower Defense

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