Aeria Interactive inks deal with ROKKI to provide games to Asia’s largest LCC
Hamburg, 15 April 2019 – More than 1000 interactive games are expected be added to AirAsia’s ROKKI inflight entertainment platform as part of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) inked with Berlin-based travel technology company, Aeria Interactive.
Powered by Aeria Interactive’s ad-serving technology partner Motus, the bring your own device (BYOD) solution will provide everything from arcade to puzzle games and games for children. Best-sellers include sports games such as Basketball Masters 2, the puzzle games Riddle Cubes and Fun Facts Quiz and Flying School, a game adored by children.
Multiplayer functionality and device-sharing will also form part of the deal, with screen sharing and multiplayer options available for guests on board.
Lalitha Sivanaser, CEO of ROKKI said, “We work hard to provide an exciting inflight experience. The signing of this MoU will soon allow ROKKI customers to enjoy more than 1000 interactive games from the comfort of their seat. This ensures we can continue to stay creative, relevant, and build content that appeals to our guests, and we look forward to seeing this partnership come to life.”
Tammam Shaibani, CEO of Aeria Interactive said, “We are delighted to announce this MoU with ROKKI in order to bring gaming to travelers across AirAsia. ROKKI has some tremendous plans in the pipeline and we look forward to working closely with them to further develop these initiatives.”
AirAsia is working with Aeria Interactive to further develop the initiative with plans to roll the platform out across its Airbus A320 fleet later this year.
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About Aeria Interactive
Aeira Interactive is a Berlin-based travel tech company powering travel applications and Inflight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) systems with AdServing, AdMarketing and casual games licensing. AI connects brands and users via travel portals and applications on the ground, and in the air, driving passenger engagement and partner revenue. As a member of the Gamigo group, one of Europe and North Americas largest game publishers, Aeria Interactive has a vast amount of experience in the games market. With a catalogue of over 1000 available games, Aeria Interactive can enhance the experience of travelers across the globe. For further information visit aeriainteractive.com or follow Aeria Interactive on Linkedin
ROKKI, a leading provider of in-flight entertainment and connectivity, serves as the inflight digital platform for media, shopping, and connectivity for AirAsia. ROKKI has revolutionized the traveler experience, enabling millions to stay online and connected on their personal mobile device above the clouds. ROKKI continues to grow across a number of territories with its on-board Wi-Fi services. For further information, visit rokki.com or Like ROKKI on Facebook at fb.com/rokki.
AirAsia, the world’s leading low-cost carrier, services an extensive network of over 140 destinations across Asia Pacific. Since starting operations in 2001, AirAsia has carried more than 500 million guests and grown its fleet from just two aircraft to over 200. The airline is proud to be a truly Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) airline with established operations based in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines as well as India and Japan, servicing a network stretching across Asia, Australia, the Middle East and the US. AirAsia has been named the World’s Best Low-Cost Airline at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards 10 times in a row from 2009 to 2018. AirAsia was also awarded World's Leading Low-Cost Airline for the sixth consecutive year at the 2018 World Travel Awards, where it also won the World's Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew award for a second straight year. Follow AirAsia on Facebook (AirAsia), Twitter (@AirAsia), Instagram (@airasia), YouTube (AirAsia), Weibo (@亚航之家) and WeChat (亚洲航空).