LOS ANGELES - June 2, 2011
The Closed Beta for T3 Entertainment’s highly anticipated MMO Hellgate launches tomorrow in Europe and North America, running from June 3rd, 7:30 PM (EDT) to June 5th, 7:30 PM (EDT). Beta Key holders will have the exclusive opportunity to preview this free-to-play game and submit valuable feedback as it prepares for launch, experiencing first-hand its pulse-pounding fusion of action and role-playing. In celebration of the Beta launch, a batch of new screenshots for each of the game’s six different character classes has been released, found within the press kit download link below.
The new and enhanced Hellgate, formerly known as Hellgate: London and including the Hellgate: Tokyo expansion, will reopen its gates to players who crave life and death encounters. Available in both third-person and first-person perspective, this dark world of futuristic demons utilizes random maps and intricate weapon customization to provide a refreshing gameplay experience. Hellgate also offers a choice for players to join other parties in multiplayer mode, or go it alone in a solo campaign - if they dare...
CBT keys are still up for grabs across some of the most popular online game destinations and on the T3Fun site at http://hellgate.t3fun.com. Sign up and secure your key now in preparation for the return of Hellgate, equipped with new content, vast improvements, and a totally engaging experience.
View the cinematic teaser trailer at: http://www.youtube.com/hellgateglobal#p/u/4/FH-PLRSD8nY
Follow Hellgate on:
- Facebook: www.facebook.com/HellgateGlobal
- Twitter: www.twitter.com/hellgateglobal
- Youtube: www.youtube.com/hellgateglobal
Hellgate is an action RPG that allows you to play in a first-person or third-person perspective. Set 27 years into the future, an ancient prophecy made centuries ago has come true and the gates of hell have opened. Demons have overrun the world of man and roam our lands, destroying, pillaging and killing humans. With the world above ground abandoned, dark and burnt to hellfire, humans are forced into hiding to protect what remains of their race while making plans to take back a world that was once theirs. In the game, mankind escapes to the underground system under the sprawling metropolis of London. Prepare for a struggle for survival in a world that has become hell.
About T3 Entertainment
T3 Entertainment is a major Korean MMO developer and publisher of online games with branches in Korea, Great Britain, China, Taiwan, and Japan. Its name was established in the Asian market with the blockbuster hit 'Audition' and has been quickly expanding since, with over 300 million current users in North and South America, Europe, and Asia. With a large work-force and skill in the development of online games, T3 Entertainment has won a“Best Game of the Year” award on numerous occasions for its various titles. In conjunction with HanbitSoft, the company operates an online games portal consolidating its latest and most popular Free-to-Play MMO titles, found at www.T3Fun.com. For more information about T3 Entertainment, please visit www.t3.co.kr.
About HanbitSoft Inc.
HanbitSoft Inc. is one of the largest online game publishers in Korea as well as in Asia. HanbitSoft has continuously invested in developing and publishing excellent and promising online games. HanbitSoft has broad portfolio of online games ranging from casual games to high-end MMORPG’s, either developed in-house or by external development studios such as Joy Impact (WYD and MMORPG AIKA) IMC Games (Granado Espada), etc. HanbitSoft games have reached out to more than 40 countries including Europe and Brazil and it is focusing on pioneering overseas online game markets in an effort to be a“global leading publisher.” For more information, visit www.hanbitsoft.com.
Formed in April 2008, Redbana Corporation is the North American publishing arm of Korea’s leading videogame developer and publisher, T3 Entertainment. With the considerable support of its parent company, Redbana ultimately aims to take a place among the elite interactive entertainment studios in the North American market by offering the most high-quality and entertaining online games in the world that appeal to a wide audience of consumers. The company has released Audition Online, a rhythm-based online dance game with more than 300 million registered players worldwide, and most recently launched CardMon Hero, a popular Korean card-summoning MMORPG, while continuing development on the fast-paced hack-and-slash MMORPG Mythos. For more information about Redbana, please visit www.redbana.com.
Sam Dalsimer, TriplePoint for Redbana