Irvine, Calif. – Sept. 29, 2011 – SG Interactive is making strides to turn Project Blackout into a serious competitive contender with three new updates for the online, multiplayer first-person shooter. Ushering in the fall season is a brand new competitive online ranking system, as well as a brand new map titled Supply Base and a premium dinosaur that goes by the name Acid.
The updates kick off today with the Supply Base map, a small staging area that facilitates quick but intense matches in a fight for control of the base and its firepower! In addition to the new map, Project Blackout will receive two more updates on Oct. 5. The new month will bring Acid, a small but ferocious dinosaur that proves size is not proportional to lethality. Acid is the first to fit into spaces that only human players could previously reach. In addition to swift bite attacks, it can also cause enormous damage to nearby foes through self-destruction.
The other new feature for Project Blackout is the new Web Ranking System, also launching on Oct. 5. It will bring competitive gaming in Project Blackout to new levels, with server-wide aggregation and display of gamers’ points and accomplishments.
Download new screenshots of Acid and the Supply Base map at http://gamespress.com/pics.asp?i=974197766&pk=15718787
To join the epic battle for survival, register to play for free at http://www.projectblackout.net
Project Blackout, the newest hardcore online FPS from SG Interactive, tests gamers' skills with fast-paced action, precision shooting, and twitch response times. The graphics, stereo sound effects, and camera effects will put players in the middle of the action and test their skills at a whole new level. Challenges await even the most veteran soldiers as deadly packs of player-controlled dinosaurs hunt them around every corner.
About SG Interactive
SG Interactive, formerly Ntreev USA, is a publisher of high-quality online games headquartered in Southern California. Founded in 2006 and acquired by noted game developer SmileGate in 2010, SG Interactive is dedicated to providing players with free online games, a welcoming virtual community, and outstanding customer support. Offering a diverse and expanding selection of titles which currently includes multiplayer FPS Project Blackout, anime action brawler Grand Chase, casual golf game Pangya, and MMORPG Trickster Online, SG Interactive hopes to continue bringing smiles to players all over the world as they prepare for the launch of their new online gaming portal in 2011.
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