Sony pacts with Glu for mobile games

Distribution deal will start with 'Hancock'

NEW YORK -- The mobile video game version of Sony's upcoming Will Smith starrer "Hancock" will launch in June to inaugurate a distribution deal between Sony Pictures Television International and Nasdaq-listed Glu Mobile.

The deal announced Thursday would allow San Mateo, Calif.-based Glu to distribute a number of existing and new mobile games on behalf of SPTI in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

In addition to the "Hancock" game, which was produced by SPTI, Glu also will distribute the new versions of SPTI's mobile hits "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!"