Elgin, Scotland — September 10, 2013 — Developer Hunted Cow Studios is thrilled to announce a major update to its free-to-play, browser-based massively multiplayer role-playing game (MMORPG) Fallen Sword. Players can now design original potions and share them with guildmates or hoard them for personal use.
The long-awaited composing feature enables players to choose from 10 bottle designs and 50 colors (more coming) for their potions. They can mix and match up to five skills (aka buffs), determine the potion duration (from 30 minutes to five hours), and assign names to their concoctions. Tagging potions allows the rest of a player’s guild to enjoy them, too.
Players can increase the composing skill to level 50. Creating potions nets composing XP, which helps unlock new skills and increase the max level of current ones. Players can gain ingredients for potions by breaking apart items into fragments, based on their rarity (common, rare, unique, etc.), and gold.
Each potion takes more or less time to complete depending on its skills, but players can accelerate the process using gold (non-premium currency earned naturally through play).
Fallen Sword is Hunted Cow’s most popular game — a visual and text-based title that appeals to old-school adventurers and modern MMO enthusiasts alike. It debuted in August 2006 and currently has over 600,000 registered users. It features a dynamic world map made with HTML5, so it requires no browser plug-ins to work.
Press Resources: https://www.huntedcow.com/press/fallensword
About Hunted Cow:
Hunted Cow Studios is a leading game developer and publisher that was founded in 2003 with the goal of producing fun and accessible games, but with a layer of deeper and engaging gameplay for experienced players. Its most popular browser game is Fallen Sword, which has over 600,000 currently registered users. Hunted Cow is now working on its flagship 3D MMO Eldevin, currently in Closed Beta, which has been well received by gamers and critics alike. Eldevin is due for release later this year.
Hunted Cow has a strong portfolio of iOS games, including Tank Battle: North Africa, which won the “Game of the Week” award on Pocket Gamer. Its latest release, Ancient Battle: Rome, has reached No. 1 on the U.K. strategy charts for iPhone and iPad.
Hunted Cow also prides itself on working with other talented developers to bring their games to a wider audience. Developers interested in discussing collaborations can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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