Hooked Wireless Signs Development Deal with Buzz Monkey Software

Hooked to Create Video Game Tools

Los Altos Hills, CA – September 03, 2004, For immediate release:

Hooked Wireless, Inc., today announced that is has signed a development contract with Buzz Monkey Software of Eugene, Oregon for the creation of video game production tools. Buzz Monkey is an emerging force in the development of console games on all major platforms, as well as a leader in the field of battlefield simulation games for the U.S. Military. As its first assignment, Hooked will create a re-mapping tool for terrain geometry that will divide a middleware BSP into smaller rectangular cells for streaming display, and will calculate and display processing metrics for quantities such as triangles, textures and materials.

"We're very pleased that Buzz Monkey had the confidence to chose us for this, our first development deal", said John Airey, CTO and VP of Engineering for Hooked. "This is a tight schedule, and a task that's somewhat complex, but it's a task with which we've got significant experience. We're quite sure that we'll be able to deliver a fully-capable implementation on schedule and on budget."

Hooked Wireless is dedicated to the production of consumer applications and video games for current and next-generation cell phones. It was formed by industry veterans John Airey and Mike Bruno in September of this year.

For further information, please write to, or contact Chris Braden, VP Business Development, at 408-410-0710.