Mobile game developer and publish Nifty Games has announced that they are teaming up with National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) to bring an authentic NBA basketball game to mobile devices. Not many details were shared about the next project but we will see NBA stars and teams on mobile in the near future.
About the deal
“The NBA is one of the biggest sports leagues in the world. Nifty Games is fired up to partner with the NBA and NBPA to deliver a new kind of mobile-first basketball game worldwide,” said Jon Middleton, CEO of Nifty Games. “Mobile is the most accessible games platform in the world. We’re focused on bringing NBA fans fast, authentic action with head-to-head mobile gaming that delivers NBA basketball and the teams and players fans love most.”
Matthew Holt, SVP of Global Partnerships at NBA said: “Nifty Games has a unique vision for bringing the excitement and intensity of the NBA to fans around the world on their mobile devices. We’re always looking for new ways to engage our fans and bring them closer to the teams of the NBA. The developers at Nifty Games have a strong track record of building genre-defining games. NBA fans will love what the team is creating.”
About the developers
Nifty Games, is a mobile-first developer and publisher focused on high quality, head-to-head sports games. Two years ago the team raised three million dollars in funding and now they probably used a lot of it for signing this deal. you can learn more about them at their official website. Meanwhile, if you are a big basketball fan then keep an eye on Mobidictum between now and then to learn more about the unnamed title when more info is shared towards late 2020.