SOURCE: Dailymotion

Dailymotion

September 26, 2013 09:00 ET

GetWizz Taps Into Dailymotion's Massive Video Library to Power New Mobile Game ClipStar!

GetWizz Builds Into Dailymotion API to Deliver Content From Global Video Site's Vast Library in Fun, Challenging Mobile Quiz Game Available Now on All iOS Devices

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2013) - Dailymotion (www.dailymotion.com), the world's leading independent video destination with more than 115M UMV and the #31 site overall as ranked by comScore, Inc., today announced a partnership with mobile gaming company GetWizz to power its newest game, "ClipStar!". ClipStar! is the first video quiz app released on the App Store by GetWizz, a mobile gaming startup that specializing in iOS games.

ClipStar! was first released in France in Summer 2013 and received over 100,000 downloads within the first month of its launch. As it continues to expand within the US, the app is becoming one of the fastest-growing video trivia games on iPhone

"ClipStar! is one of many new and exciting ways that we are connecting our video with users on mobile in a meaningful and entertaining way," said Roland Hamilton, US Managing Director of Dailymotion. "Rewarding users for not only watching content but competing with it creates new opportunities for advertisement and distribution through our mobile API."

Dailymotion's collaboration with GetWizz expands its audience reach and creates more opportunities for engagement with mobile players in the iOS market. ClipStar! will drive more traffic for Dailymotion's increasing mobile market share, as well as power more revenue for GetWizz across their digital entertainment portfolio. The partnership also yields more possibilities for gaming content powered around viral videos, traditional movies, music, advertisements, sports and more.

"We all love to watch videos with our friends on Dailymotion," said Samuel Attia and Philippe Mallet, Co-Founders of GetWizz, "Now, challenging content junkies with viral video trivia will add an entertaining new experience to mobile entertainment from an international leader in content."

To download Clipstar! go to https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/clipstar!-fun-video-discovery/id600661811?mt=8.

About Dailymotion
Dailymotion has 115 million unique visitors generating over 2.5 billion video views every month according to Comscore (May 2013). It is ranked the 31st most visited website in the world. Dailymotion offers the best content from users, independent content creators and premium partners in the media and entertainment industries. Using the most advanced technology for both users and content creators, Dailymotion provides HD video in a fast, easy-to-use online service. Dailymotion offers a high quality user experience across all digital devices (computers, mobile devices, connected TVs and tablets). Dailymotion is available around the world in 16 different languages and 34 localized versions featuring local home pages and local content. For further information, please visit www.dailymotion.com.

About GetWizz:
GetWizz is a mobile gaming startup that builds social and mobile games for the App Store. The company is the creator of ClipStar!, the first video quiz released on the App Store. GetWizz is headquartered in Paris, France. The company is led by Philippe Mallet and Samuel Attia, two French entrepreneurs.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    Miller PR for Dailymotion US
    Eric Lammerding
    (323) 761-7234
    Email Contact