MEDIA ALERT: Final Round of East vs. West Tournament in LOCO– Land of Chaos Online to Begin on Saturday, June 25

MUNICH - June 22, 2011

burda:ic, a leading publisher of online games worldwide, today revealed the date for the final round of the“East vs. West Tournament,” a massive contest occurring within the company’s hit RTS Action MMO, LOCO—Land of Chaos Online. For the last two months, LOCO’s top teams, representing the finest players across the European and North American communities, have battled it out to represent the West in the final rounds. Beginning this Saturday, June 25th, those teams will go to war with their Eastern rivals, doing battle against the most powerful competitors from LOCO’s Russian servers.

The East vs. West final rounds, which include both 3v3 and 5v5 matches, will last for three weeks, after which the last two teams remaining will compete in the superfinals, for their shot at LOCO’s biggest awards, which are valued at over $4,000– including $2,000 in cash prizes. The finals will be broadcast live and available via streaming video through a number of sources.

For the full list of final teams, match schedules, and streaming sources, visit: http://en.alaplaya.net/forum/general-discussions-f1216/-event-loco-east-vs-west-tournament-finals-schedul-t448662.html

To learn more about the battle-filled world of LOCO– Land of Chaos Online, visit the official site at: http://loco.en.alaplaya.net

About burda:ic and alaplaya

burda:ic GmbH is a leading publisher of free PC online games with headquarters in Munich, Germany. The company markets and distributes massively multiplayer online games (MMOG) such as ARGO Online, LOCO– Land of Chaos Online, S4 League, and Florensia. Since its launch in the summer of 2007, the innovative alaplaya games platform has grown immensely. For more information about burda:ic, please visit www.burda-ic.com.

Ryan Morgan, TriplePoint for burda:ic

415-955-8500

ryan@triplepointpr.com


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