April the 13th, 2010, Moscow. NIKITA.Online company reports about acquisition of all rights for the game project“HOUSE 3” from TNT TV-channel. The company announces that it has been holding the assets since the 1st of March.
NIKITA.Online company and TNT TV-channel launched the first social game HOUSE 3 in 2006. The game was released in recordingly short time. Having passed a year, in 2007, the project was acknowledged as the best one in the category“Internet-entertainments” (World Summit Award Global Contest) among 650 competitors from 160 countries of the world. The jury highly appreciated the original idea of the project which is based on the principle of socialization and interpersonal communication, and its performance.
“We are certainly interested in a full control over this project,” says Stepan Zotov, CEO of NIKITA.Online company.“At the moment HOUSE 3 is the unique social project in the Russian market. It’s definitely the niche product that holds its audience more than four years long. HOUSE 3 is highly promising asset that allows to verify the product line of the company. We are going to work harder to develop and improve this unique project.”
HOUSE 3 is the first free social MMORPG in the Russian market which was designed in collaboration with TNT TV-channel. The game is based on popular reality show; it’s a real metropolis in the Internet where you can chat and have fun. There is no place for boredom: night clubs and restaurants, pubs and discos will help you to get acquainted with new people and even find your love. The main feature of the game is full absence of violence. The character improves his/her social status carrying out the quests and taking part in virtual life. The unique system of customization enables you to create a character who will suit you best.
NIKITA.Online is the first company which developed and released its own MMORPG“Sphere” and marked the birth of the Russian on-line games market. At the moment NIKITA.Online company is operating with nine projects:“Rappelz”,“4Story”,“Dragon knight”,“Fantazium”,“Sphere”,“Sphere: Reborn”,“House 3”,“Sphere-2” and a browser-based game–“WebRacing”. Since NIKITA.Online was founded it has developed over one hundred different games and localized over fifty foreign projects for the Russian market. NIKITA company was established in 1991 and now has two offices in Moscow and Rostov-on-Don.
World Summit Award Global Contest is international reward in the field of Internet content and innovative solutions for standard computer applications. It was founded in 2003 in Austria under the International Summit on Information Technologies of the U.N.O.; it’s held every two years. The partners are the Government, private and public organizations from 160 member -countries of the U.N.O. More information on www.wsis-award.org.