MTN Uganda has today launched a new gaming platform dubbed – MTN Game+; a result of a partnership between MTN and Huawei, offering great fun and excitement to customers accessible on Android and Feature phones. Currently payments for the games are made using airtime and can be accessed either through a portal or via a mobile app (Scroll to the bottom of the page and you will be in position to see the download tab) that they can download from MTN Games.
“We are delighted to launch a platform that will not only enhance the experience of our smartphone customers, but also offer the same content to customers with the entry-level phones as well,” said MTN’s Chief Marketing Officer Mapula Bodibe, during the launch.
“MTN Game+ is specifically designed to offer gaming options across various categories including sports, action and strategy. It is our hope that customers will find the games exciting as we continue to enable them to do more with their mobile phones,” she explained.
Mapula during the launch revealed that MTN Uganda is to host a gaming tournament for customers on 17th December at MTN offices on Jinja Road (former BAT), where a lot of prizes are to be won.
Games on the MTN Game+ platforms are available to customers through Daily at UGX 270, Weekly at UGX 1100 or Monthly at UGX 3200. When a customer subscribes to the service, they can download as many games as they want.
Here’s the link to subscribe for the games. Subscribe Now
If a customer is subscribed to MTN Game+, downloading these games is free during the subscription period, and no data charges for downloading games are incurred.
While games are only available to the customer with their subscription valid, customers can alternatively opt for outright purchase of the preferred game.
Note: When you’re downloading the app from the MTN Game+ website, it will come in form of an “apk file”. Once it’s done downloading, send that file to your phone and be in position to install it.