Reliance launches Jump Games USA

Eyeing American entertainment partners

NEW DELHI -- Reliance Big Entertainment on Thursday announced the opening of a U.S. office in Chicago for its mobile gaming company Jump Games.

Jump Games has exclusive global licenses to create and distribute games for such leading such as Virgin Comics and Honest Entertainment ("Fido Dido"). Earlier this year, Jump entered into a reported $100 million deal with the U.K.'s Manchester United Football Club to develop gaming content.

Jump Games has partnerships in 40 countries with 80 networks, including Vodafone, Telstra, Virgin Mobile, Telefonica and O2.