Paris, August 14th 2008
Paris, August 14th 2008– GOA, the videogames department of Orange’s Content Division, announces its presence at the Leipzig Games Convention which takes place from the 20th to the 24th of August 2008 - Stand D20, Hall 3. Present on their 510m² stand will be Mythic Entertainment’s highly anticipated MMORPG Warhammer® Online: Age of Reckoning™, scheduled for release in Europe on September 18th. In addition, all the latest offerings from free online games portal; Goa.com, including the recently released Kart n’ Crazy and Gunbound Season 2, will be showcased
The Warhammer® Online: Age of Reckoning™ booth with feature an exclusive, private theatre showing off Warhammer Online’s new cinematic trailer. In addition, 36 free access computers will be available, allowing players to challenge each other to heart-stopping Realm vs. Realm™combat.
Jeff Hickman (Executive Producer) and Paul Barnett (Senior Creative Director) will be presenting on stage in the GC press conference room 1 from 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm on the Wednesday 20th August, please mark that date in your agendas!
GOA and Commodore team up to bring you the very best WAR experience!
For this year's Games Convention at Leipzig, we are proud to announce that we have linked up with a legendary name in computing to bring you the very best way to play WAR. Commodore Gaming, one of the biggest names in high quality games PCs has produced exclusive prizes for the GOA stand.
Firstly we will be giving away a top of the range, gaming PC in a custom WAR case, additionally as runners’ up prizes we will have two custom WAR cases all of which have been built especially for the show by Commodore. These awesome prizes are exclusive to GOA's WAR stand at the Leipzig Games Convention– Hall 3 Stand D20. Commodore Gaming can be found on the web at http://www.commodoregaming.com.
Visitors will also have the opportunity to try the two latest free games from the Goa.com portal:
- Kart n’ Crazy, an exciting online kart racing game which allows 16 players to compete on the same track simultaneously.
- Gunbound Season 2, the new season brings with it new challenges for fans of the series and new players alike to get stuck into.
Meet GOA at the Leipzig Games Convention 2008 at stand D20 in Hall 3.
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About GOA :
GOA is the videogames department of Orange’s Content Division, and benefits from six years experience in the management of massively multiplayer online role-playing games.
Forerunner of this activity in Europe, its teams combine expertise with a passion for games and take advantage of France Telecom’s technical platform to offer the best of online games to European players. GOA and the GOA logo are trademarks of France Telecom.
Games Workshop, Warhammer, Warhammer Online, Age of Reckoning, and all associated marks, names, races, race insignia, characters, vehicles, locations, units, illustrations and images from the Warhammer world are either®,™ and/or© Games Workshop Ltd 2000-2008. Used under license by Electronic Arts Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Mythic Entertainment and Realm vs. Realm are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.
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