MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IMVU, Inc. today announced that its avatar-based, 3D social network IMVU® is now available for mobile devices. IMVU Mobile provides mobile users with instant access to more than 130M IMVU registrants and thousands of customized chat rooms. IMVU Mobile is available FREE for iPhone, iPad or iPod touch on the App Store, for Android users on Google Play, and on the mobile web at m.imvu.com.
“We’re excited that our customers are now able to stay connected to our community at any time, from any place,” said Brett Durrett, CEO, IMVU, Inc. “Expanding the IMVU experience to mobile devices both opens the door to a huge audience of new users, and provides our current, vibrant user base with an opportunity for increased engagement by being able to access a number of their favorite features via the app or mobile web version. We now look forward to more and more users discovering IMVU – the avatar-based, 3D social network that encourages users to be exactly who they want to be while making real connections from around the world.”
IMVU and IMVU Mobile combine customizable avatars, chat, backdrops for conversations, community, content creation, commerce and anonymity into a single experience. Through the use of avatars, users are empowered to be exactly who they aspire to be: clothes, interests, relationships and places they may not be able to access in real-life are now well within their reach. Whether they choose to reveal their true identity or remain anonymous, IMVU users can create meaningful, emotional relationships within a global community where chat room conversations happen in real-time. Complete integration on all devices means IMVU Mobile synchs automatically to IMVU desktop. Friendships, favorite places and avatar customizations transfer seamlessly.
About IMVU, Inc:
Founded in 2004, IMVU, Inc. is the creator of IMVU, the world’s leading 3D social network. Connecting users through 3D avatar-based experiences, IMVU encourages all forms of self-expression, inviting its 130 million, global registered users to date to “be the real you”. IMVU, Inc. also boasts the world’s largest user-generated virtual goods catalog of more than 16 million items. IMVU is available for FREE as a download for personal computers from IMVU.com, and on mobile devices via IMVU Mobile from the App Store, Google Play, and on the mobile web at m.imvu.com. IMVU, Inc. is located in Mountain View, California, and is backed by venture investors Menlo Ventures, Allegis Capital, Bridgescale Partners and Best Buy Capital.