|By Business Wire||
|December 21, 2012 04:30 PM EST||
Glu Mobile Inc., a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices, today reiterated that it has no current intention to raise additional capital through an offering of any kind. The prospectus supplement that the company filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission related solely to the sale of a warrant to purchase 216,494 shares of Glu’s common stock that was issued in Glu’s August 2010 private placement transaction by the original warrant holder. Glu fulfilled its contractual obligation under the private placement agreements to file a prospectus supplement to name the new holder of the transferred warrant.
“As we stated during our last earnings conference call, we expect to reach sustained profitability without access the equity capital markets or incur any debt,” said Niccolo de Masi, Glu President and CEO. “We continue to anticipate achieving an improvement in adjusted EBITDA during Q1 2013 from Q4 2012 guidance levels and with over $24 million in cash and no debt as of September 30th, we have no need nor current intention to raise capital.”
Cautions Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This news release contains forward-looking statements, including that we anticipate reaching profitability without needing to access to additional capital and that we continue to anticipate achieving an improvement in adjusted EBITDA during Q1 2013 from Q4 2012 guidance levels. These forward-looking statements are subject to material risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. Investors should consider important risk factors, which include: our cash usage in 2012 and 2013 may be greater than we currently anticipate; the risk that consumer demand for smartphones, tablets and next-generation platforms does not grow as significantly as we anticipate or that we will be unable to capitalize on any such growth; the risk that we do not realize a sufficient return on our investment with respect to our efforts to develop freemium games for smartphones, tablets and next-generation platforms; the risk that we will not be able to maintain our good relationships with Apple and Google; the risk that our development expenses for games for smartphones are greater than we anticipate; the risk that our recently and newly launched games are less popular than anticipated; the risk that our newly released games will be of a quality less than desired by reviewers and consumers; the risk that the mobile games market, particularly with respect to freemium gaming, is smaller than anticipated; and other risks detailed under the caption "Risk Factors" in our Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 9, 2012 and our other SEC filings. You can locate these reports through our website at http://www.glu.com/investors. We are under no obligation, and expressly disclaim any obligation, to update or alter our forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
About Glu Mobile
Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as BLOOD & GLORY, DEER HUNTER, FRONTLINE COMMANDO, GUN BROS, and SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE on a wide range of platforms including iOS, Android™, Windows Phone, Google Chrome and MAC OS. Glu’s unique technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with a major office outside Seattle, and international locations in Brazil, Canada, China and Russia. Consumers can find high-quality entertainment wherever they see the ‘g’ character logo or at www.glu.com. For live updates, please follow Glu via Twitter at www.twitter.com/glumobile or become a Glu fan at www.facebook.com/glumobile.
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