via Games Industry

Koch Media has inked a deal with Data Design Interactive to distribute its titles in the UK.

The deal covers DDI's portfolio of games including the Popcorn Arcade brand, with 14 games for the Wii all due before the end of 2007.

"We are delighted that Data Design Interactive has chosen to launch their 2007 titles in the UK through Koch Media," said Craig McNichol, MD of Koch Media UK.

"Our years of experience mean we can offer strong sales and distribution."

Some of the Wii titles due in October and November this year include Ninja Bread Man, Offroad Extreme, Myth Makers: Orbs of Doom and Rig Racer II.

"Popcorn Arcade is the perfect vehicle through which we can capitalise upon the incredible growth of the Nintendo Wii market, which boasts more emphasis on the casual gaming market," commented Stewart Green, MD of Data Design Interactive.

"We're pleased to have found an amazing distributor like Koch Media who are specialists for Nintendo Wii, making them ideally suited for our Wii range."