THQ Wireless Inc.

Moby ID: 4401

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THQ Wireless was a subsidiary of THQ Inc. It was headquartered in Calabasas, California and had offices worldwide. This division was dedicated to developing content exclusively for the mobile entertainment arena. THQ Wireless developed products based on well-known licenses such as the WWETM, Star Wars, popular Nickelodeon properties and professional sports leagues including the NFL, NBA, NHL, PLAYERS INC, MLBPA, NHLPA and the NHRA.

One of the subsidiaries was the Finnish development studio Universomo, Ltd.

In February 2011 publisher THQ announced to have sold the division to advertising and distribution firm 24MAS.

Credited on 62 Games from 2002 to 2010

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Star Wars: Imperial Academy (2010 on iPhone)
Star Wars Arcade: Falcon Gunner (2010 on iPhone, iPad)
UFC Undisputed 2010 (2010 on iPhone, iPad)
Star Wars: The Battle for Hoth (2010 on iPhone, Windows Phone)
Star Wars: Cantina (2010 on J2ME, iPhone, Windows Phone)
Star Wars: Trench Run (2009 on Browser, iPhone)
Indiana Jones and the Lost Puzzles (2009 on J2ME, Windows Mobile, iPhone...)
Red Faction: Guerrilla (2009 on J2ME, BREW)
Star Wars: Jedi Mind Tricks (2009 on J2ME)
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Mobile (2008 on iPhone, N-Gage (service))
de Blob (2008 on BREW, J2ME, iPhone...)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008 on J2ME, BlackBerry)
LEGO Indiana Jones: Mobile Adventure (2008 on J2ME)
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 on J2ME)
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2008 on J2ME)
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (2007 on J2ME, BREW)
Disney•Pixar Ratatouille (2007 on J2ME, BREW)
Worms 2007 (2007 on J2ME, BlackBerry)
Worms Crazy Golf (2007 on J2ME)
Destroy All Humans! Crypto Does Vegas (2007 on J2ME)

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History +

January 2009

It is revealed the company has laid off 100 employees as a result of a decision to focus its wireless division on making games for smart phones. The company closes its San Diego, Calif., U.K., and German wireless game development offices. The Universomo studio in Finland was continued as the center of the company’s wireless game business.

May 2007

When THQ, Inc. acquires Universomo, Ltd. it is added to the THQ Wireless Inc. division.

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Contact information (January 2009)

THQ Wireless Headquarters

3650 Chestnut St. N Suite 103

Chaska, MN 55318

Phone: 952.442.7002

Fax: 952.448.6784

Departmental Email: [email protected]

THQ Wireless International Headquarters

Kreuzstrasse 54

CH-8008 Zurich


Phone: + 41 44 266 6040

Fax: + 41 44 266 6041

Commercial Email: [email protected]

Technical Email: [email protected]

THQ Wireless - Southern Europe

Avenida de Europa 19 - Edificio 1 - Primero B

ES-28224 Pozuelo de Alarcon [Madrid]


THQ Wireless - Western Europe

6th Floor, Block D

Dukes Court, Duke Street


GU21 5BH

United Kingdom

Departmental Email: [email protected]

THQ Wireless - Central Europe

Kimplerstrasse 278

D-47807 Krefeld


THQ Headquarters

29903 Agoura Road

Agoura Hills, CA 91301

Phone: 818.871.5000

Fax: 818.871.7400

Departmental Email : [email protected]

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