28 February 2013 - Hampshire, UK/... Players embarking on the journey to become the Dragon’s Prophet will experience a variety of diverse regions in the world of Auratia. Forced to endure a brutal attack by renegades, players will swiftly become enlisted as an officer of the army of the Osirans. After choosing from one of several starting area options, players will find themselves plummeting into the depths of a twisted tale of corruption.
Dragon’s Prophet’s central starting region is an island called Bakra. Located in the north of Auratia, it’s apparent that this place has been affected both environmentally and sociologically by the first Dragon War. Much of the region was shattered by a spectacular fight between two legendary dragons. Steep gorges, gigantic waterfalls, and once-mighty cities have fallen to ruin among the grasslands and forests. Bakra can be divided into five areas and features three bustling cities. These cities are considered centers for trade and mining. Bakra is renowned for its abundance of natural minerals. The townsfolk of the mining city of Siberna have flawlessly adjusted to mining life, living in plain but stalwart houses.
Nearby, Omati Gorge poses a grave threat to Siberna with its multitude of deserted mining pits which are now inhabited by wild dragons. Further afield, the mining town of Fatoia serves as an important junction for the metal industry, since mineral ores are not only mined but also distributed and traded. With its airships and cable cars that haul both goods and passengers, Fatoia has steadily become a key hub for transport and trade.
Along with picturesque scenery, the zone of Bakra also features over 200 quests suitable for players up to level 30. Teeming with all manner of monsters including wolf men, trolls, wild dragons, and cunning goblins, Bakra will make life hard even for the most ferocious of adventurers. Players will also be tested in multiple dungeons by grisly bosses as they endeavor to unravel the dark doings of their assailants. Alone, or in parties with up to five additional players, heroes can choose from three different difficulty levels and may even discover rare dungeon dragons to capture and tame as the delve deeper.
About Dragon’s Prophet:
Dragon’s Prophet is a new online role-playing Game which features all virtues of a classic MMORPG and “evolutionizes” them. Players will experience immense dragon features and an epic story in a modern fantasy world featuring next-gen elements such as action-based combat, deep character development and the extensive cross-server Frontier PvP system. Dragon’s Prophet is being developed by Runewaker Entertainment, known for their successful blockbuster MMO Runes of Magic. In 2013, Infernum will publish Dragon’s Prophet in Europe, together with co-publisher Deep Silver.
|Publisher:||Infernum Productions||Developer:||Runewaker Entertainment|
|Languages:||German, English, French – further languages planned||Website:||www.dragonspropheteurope.com|
About Runewaker Entertainment
Runewaker Entertainment was founded in August of 2004. With the capability to develop in-house engines, Runewaker is one of the leading Taiwanese entertainment software developers. All of the team’s founding members are industry veterans who share the same dream and vision. At the moment, Runewaker employs over 160 highly skilled programmers, designers and artists and is still expanding. All members of the Runewaker team are passionate and well-versed in different game genres. Equipped with the most advanced artistic style and innovative development technology, the company aims to create games that are enjoyable for a wide range of audiences. In addition to having a group of talented and dedicated in-house staff, Runewaker also actively collaborate with leading publishers to create games that will set new standards for the industry.
Infernum Productions is an international publisher and developer of online games, based in Berlin. The company was founded in the summer of 2011 by former Frogster executives and focuses on high-quality free-to-play titles. Dragon’s Prophet is the second title licensed by the Berlin startup. The game now joins Infernum’s debut title, Brick-Force, which has already exceeded 1.5 million registered players. For further information please visit: www.infernum.com.
About Deep Silver
Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all gamers who have a passion for thrilling gameplay in exciting game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires. Deep Silver has published more than 200 games since 2003, including own brands like the critically acclaimed zombie action franchise Dead Island, action role-playing games from the Sacred world, successful adventures such as the Secret Files series and the role-playing realms of Risen. Upcoming highlights from Deep Silver include the next title in the Saints Row franchise, Sacred 3, Dead Island Riptide and Metro Last Light. Deep Silver also owns the development studio Volition based in Champaign, IL, USA. For more information please visit www.deepsilver.com
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