NIKITA ONLINE and Hive Digital Media Launch Tako Online via GameXP CONNECT

21 February 2012, Moscow — Sao Paulo. — Partnership relations between NIKITA ONLINE and Hive Digital Media start with upcoming Tako Online ( ) release on the basis of GameXP Connect platform. 

NIKITA ONLINE and Hive Digital Media are pleased to make a joint statement on the launch of Tako Online, a successful browser-based MMO game well acclaimed by Brazilian users.

Tako Online is based on medieval and oriental culture but besides unusual design the game has its social perk — inside fictional universe of Tako Online players can interact with other players by combat and alliance increasing their number of friends.

Players are allowed choosing characters of 6 classes. Each one of those represents different playing style — some may prefer brutal force while the others tend to use fast and agile attacks.  This option along with bright and showy visuals insures interesting and diverse gameflow.

NIKITA ONLINE and Hive Digital Media are certain of Tako Online success in Russia.

Good production values of Brazilian developers’ project and wide range of opportunities available with GameXP Connect platform make a solid precondition of further commercial efficiency.

"We are pleased to deliver our game to such exciting and promising new territories with our partners NIKITA ONLINE, and we certainly believe that the title will be as successful in Russia as it is in Brazil," says Mitikazu Lisboa, CEO of Hive Digital Media.

“Cooperation with Hive Digital Media is a great opportunity for us to further strengthen our publishing portfolio which by current moment comprises 15 titles,” states Stepan Zotov, CEO of NIKITA ONLINE. “We are always seeking for new partnerships with professional dev studios around the globe. This time it looks like our search proved to be successful.”

A rather strong argument in favor of both speakers’ positive view is GameXP Connect. By the means of this platform developers will be able to use a variety of client oriented services and to access a multi-million audience from the very moment of Tako Online launch in Russia.

NIKITA ONLINE was founded in 1991 and became the first game company in Russia. It has two offices — in Moscow and Rostov-on-Don. Currently NIKITA.Online operates in Russia, CIS and the Baltic states with 15 titles: 4Story, Asda Story, Divine Souls, Dragon Knight, House 3, Karos Online, King of Kings 3, Rappelz, Sphere, Sphere: Reborn, Sphere 2: Arena and browser-based Takô Online, I, the Feudal Lord, WebRacing and Lost Magic. The company has developed more than 100 titles and localized more than 50. Today there are more than 6.5 million unique users registered in NIKITA ONLINE’s projects. For more information, please, head to

Hive Digital Media was founded in 2004 as a technologic, entertainment and communication company. Now the company is recognized for creating, producing and publishing online games and developing online content platforms for huge brands, companies and publicity agencies.

GameXP Connect is a platform which allows a dev studio quickly and painlessly put their game on the GameXP social network and thus get access to its multi-million audience (over 6.5 million unique users) along with elaborate infrastructure — from the billing system to the in-game voice chat and the round the clock support service.   

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