Glu Mobile Announces New Employment Inducement Awards

San Francisco, Calif. - Mar. 13, 2013 - Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: GLUU), a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices, announced that on March 12, 2013, its Compensation Committee awarded stock options to purchase an aggregate of 184,000 shares of Glu's common stock to eight newly hired employees pursuant to Glu's 2008 Equity Inducement Plan. Each of the stock options has a six-year term, vests on a four-year schedule (25% of the underlying shares will vest on the first anniversary of the employee's hire date, and 2.083% of the underlying shares will vest monthly thereafter), and have an exercise price equal to $2.83 per share, which was the closing price of Glu's common stock on The NASDAQ Global Market on the March 12, 2013 grant date.

Glu's Compensation Committee adopted the 2008 Equity Inducement Plan, which is a non-stockholder approved plan, to facilitate the granting of stock options as an inducement material to new employees joining Glu. NASDAQ Marketplace Rule 5635(c)(4) requires a public announcement of equity awards made under this type of plan.


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 CONTRACT KILLER, GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, 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 Canada, China, and Russia. Consumers can find high-quality entertainment wherever they see the 'g' character logo or at For live updates, please follow Glu via Twitter at or become a Glu fan at CONTRACT KILLER, GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE, GLU, GLU MOBILE and the 'g' character logo are trademarks of Glu Mobile Inc.

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