Official Press Release
TAMPA, FL., April 8, 2002 - CrossGeneration Comics and Enorbus
Technologies, the largest wireless entertainment company in China, have
signed an agreement that will see CrossGen's properties exclusively
developed by Enorbus for the worldwide wireless entertainment marketplace,
including Enorbus' home turf in the Asian Pacific rim, it was announced
The agreement includes the development, marketing and distribution of icons,
characters and games usable on current and next generation wireless
communication products available around the world. The first product
resulting from this agreement should make it to market by Q4 2002.
Enorbus' products are already available to more than 150 million users in
Asia on operators such as China Mobile, China Unicom, KDDI and Chunghwa
Telecom. Enorbus also has existing relationships with leading technology
companies, including Ericsson, Intel, Motorola, Nokia, Packet Video and
"Our two companies are great companions and they compliment each other
wonderfully," said Enorbus Technologies CEO, Norbert Chang, "With their
dedication to fantastic art, and enthralling storylines, CrossGen has proven
themselves to be leaders in worldwide comic publication, and we feel that
our revolutionary technology-based background is the perfect means with
which to introduce the many aspects of their product to mobile phone users
throughout the world."
Comic book fan and Enorbus COO, Ipang Lin commented, "Not only do we in the
office love the CrossGen books, but their publications already have a huge
fan base all over the world. We felt that readers in China also deserved
such fantastic books and characters."
CrossGen CEO and Publisher Mark Alessi said the agreement is only one part
of CrossGen's overall worldwide expansion plans.
"Enorbus is a stellar organization with a lot of drive and determination,
and Norbert showed a lot of fortitude and vision in making the trip to see
our studio and then pressing onward with our current agreement," Alessi
said. "Enorbus will be one of the anchors in our worldwide expansion, which
thus far, has seen CrossGen's comics licensed and sold in more than 20
countries, and soon, see development in the Far East. More than that,
working with Enorbus is going to be a lot of fun."