Maestia to be launched on alaplaya.net

Press Release

- to be published immediately -

• Complete server change on January 31, 2012

• Massive launch-date graphic and feature update announced.

Munich, Germany, January 12, 2012. ProSiebenSat.1 Digital will integrate the free-to-play fantasy MMORPG Maestia into the online games portal alaplaya.net on January 31, 2012. In addition to an increased number of servers, Maestia players can look forward to a huge community of more than eight million registered alaplaya users. Moreover, as the MMORPG hit changes servers, it will receive noticeable graphic updates and other additions under the new subtitle of "Rise of Keledus“.

Maestia – experience fantastic adventures

Maestia – Rise of Keledus adds a further free-to-play highlight to the online games portfolio of alaplaya.net. The client-based fantasy MMORPG offers hardcore and casual gamers exciting adventures in a vast game world. A total of more than seven keys are waiting to be found as players become one of the 13 apostles and strive to eliminate the dark lord Keledus. Before embarking on their journey, players choose a faction: Superion Guardians or Temple Knights. Warriors, mages, rangers, or clerics – each class possesses individual skills, weapons, armor, and mounts. In addition to character development through experience points and a classic skill system, Maestia – Rise of Keledus also includes so-called Maestones and Deus points which temporarily or permanently activate special abilities. Players can acquire both through quests or by fighting in arenas and instances. Apart from the pet system, the fantasy MMORPG features a mercenary system where other characters can be hired as companions during battle. All in all, plenty of PvE and PvP content with group, guild and faction battles makes for hours of fun playing the game.

Outlook – extensive update coming up

As the game is launched on alaplaya.net, Maestia users will receive a huge update: As from January 31, the graphics for all weapons and armor items, characters, monsters and areas will be improved. Players who rely on the Maestones' abilities will be happy to see the number of stones they can find tripled. Moreover, the Maestones' functions are categorized according to the player levels, allowing more scope for class skills. And hundreds of new items will appeal to collectors.

First launched in November 2010, Maestia now has more than one million players. By moving to alaplaya.net, the game will join the ranks of such online games as ARGO Online, LOCO: Evolution, Florensia, and S4 League.

For more information about Maestia – Rise of Keledus please visit www.maestia.de

Features & key facts:

•              Free-to-play fantasy MMORPG

•              Two factions: Superion Guardians and Temple Knights

•              Four character classes: warriors, mages, rangers, and clerics

•              Almost 1,000 quests, embedded in a mystical story

•              Extensive PvE and PvP content with group, guild, and faction battles

•              Unique character development with almost endless combinations

•              Hybrid skill system through Maestones

For images of Maestia – Rise of Keledus please access:

ftp.alaplaya.net

ID: press

Password: slurp

Folder: “Maestia”

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About ProSiebenSat.1 Games GmbH

The games publisher focuses on the Europe-wide licensing and monetization of online games as well as games partner acquisition. The portfolio includes, among other things, Marvel Super Hero Squad Online, L.A.W – Living After War, LOCO – Land of Chaos Online, S4 League, and Audition.

 


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