Major publisher and developer Electronic Arts and Montreal-based in-flight entertainment company DTI Software have announced a global partnership to make available The Sims 2
, as well as select titles from the company's subscription casual games site Pogo.com to airlines worldwide.
In addition to the ever-popular The Sims 2
, Pogo.com titles identified for the new deal include Poppit!, Word Whomp, Phlinx, Tri-Peaks Solitaire, Harvest Mania, Tumble Bees, Great Escapes Solitaire
, and Turbo 21
. Pogo.com currently offers over 100 casual games in genres varying from arcade to puzzle games.
DTI, which supplies in-flight entertainment to 62 separate airlines, noted that with this new deal it is “focusing on delivering next-generation content which will raise the bar for quality and provide an even greater level of entertainment” to its customers. Currently, DTI boasts a catalogue of over 90 games and applications, including Tetris
and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
Jon Niermann, President, EA Asia Publishing commented, “We are delighted to partner with DTI Software and bring some of our most popular games to in-flight entertainment. Now, travelers can enjoy the world of EA when they are in their living room or above the clouds.”