PUBLISHER&DEVELOPER: BITOON GAMES
GENRE: PvP 3D Action Sports MMORPG
TARGET AUDIENCE: All audiences
PLATFORM: PC/Mac Online
BUSINESS MODEL: Free2Play / Item Selling / Brand Entertainment
CURRENT STATUS: CLOSED BETA
RELEASE DATE: Q2-2011
BasketDudes™ is the newest and most exciting Free2Play basketball MMO game from BITOON GAMES. A real-time 3D Action Sports PvP game , that will get you hooked match after match, through simple and straight Arcade gameplay mechanics , yet deep and long lasting thanks to its RPG and Trading Card components . A refreshing and original game that everyone can play and enjoy!
Come join the WBC™ (World Basketball Clubs), the prestigious international federation of online basketball clubs, where teams from all around the globe compete to become the best of the tournaments at www.basketdudes.com.
Register as a Manager , set up your Team , and personalize it to your liking prior entering the WBC’s competitions. Start enrolling and training your Players , discovering everything about their history, the basket schools where they’ve grown up as professionals, and what’s their playing style. Define your game strategy and lead your own dream team to the top position of the WBC’ s ranking.
As you complete matches, you will start gaining Duddies and Virtual Goods to improve and customize your Players’ skills , as well as obtain new game abilities and power-ups in the shape of Player’s Talents and Game Cards . Acquire experience as a Manager and level-up your team to discover new gaming features and the most sensational basketball player.
Besides its rich game features and its original and cared visual style, BasketDudes™ offers a unique narrative setting built around the game, offering users an all embracing and joyful gaming experience. Users will get in touch directly with the WBC’s history, its players’ professional and personal past, as well as meeting the basketball schools in which they’ve been trained. All this in an exciting real-time 3D action sports atmosphere in which users can access game stats, visit the virtual BasketDudes™ shop, challenge other teams, do trading with other Managers, create private tournaments with friends, chat and, in short… be part of the exciting BasketDudes™ community!
The WBC™ awaits you in the best basketball online competition of the world!
- <*>Truly unique real-time 3D Action Sports Basketball MMO , combined with enriching RPG and Trading Card gameplay components.*> <*>Completely Free to Play ! All the game content can be accessed without restrictions. Pay only for what you want and when you want.*> <*>Take part and compete with players from all around the globe in the official WBC tournaments .*> <*>Refreshing and original visual style that will immerse you in a universe loaded of amazing characters of great charisma to discover and trade .*> <*>Get exclusive branded equipment in the Virtual Shop to boost and customize your players , including shoes, arm and wrist-bands, tattoos,… as well as surprising Game Cards to define your strategy and keep an Ace up your sleeve.*> <*>Thin client-based game (<150Mb!) with very low system requirements allowing matches between users of PC and Mac .*> <*>Create your own Stadium Arena , and personalize it with a variety of fancy items to enhance your team when playing in your home court, ranging from cheerleaders, to mascots, celebrity characters, and many others…*>
ABOUT BITOON GAMES
BITOON GAMES is an independent company, focused in the development and publishing of Free2Play MMO games and Online Virtual Worlds , over multiple platforms and formats, applying Item Selling and Brand Entertainment business models.
Based in Madrid (SPAIN), and funded by Fernando Piquer and David Cantolla, co-creator of the internationally awarded 3D Animation TV Series " Pocoyo" ( www.pocoyo.com), BITOON is composed of a growing team of highly talented and seasoned professionals in the interactive entertainment industry, fully devoted to the creation of the most enjoyable Free2Play Online Gaming Experiences with an international reach.
BITOON GAMES aims to become a key international player in the development and publishing of Free2Play online videogames.
ABOUT BasketDudes ™
With an original and cared visual style, BasketDudes™ implies an immersive and refreshing narrative setting, that offers an all embracing and joyful gaming experience. Discover the WBC’s history, its players’ professional and personal past, as well as the basketball schools in which they’ve been trained.
BasketDudes™ has a wide range of game mechanics, combining action sports gameplay that will ring your bell from instant arcade classics , with enriching strategic components found on trading card games and virtual items to improve your play. It’s RPG features , empower the evolution and customizations of team and players, enhancing a strong community component around the competition.
BasketDudes™ is set to reach both, casual and hardcore gamers alike, within an exceptional and refreshing gaming experience.
Communication and Press contact:
Zahira Tomasi– Marketing&PR Manager
BITOON GAMES S.L.
C/Alberto Aguilera 7– 28015 Madrid– SPAIN / Tel. +34 91 445 8560