RED 5 STUDIOS ANNOUNCES CELEBRITY LIVESTREAMING EVENT, FIREFALL FEST

Laguna Hills, Calif. – October 17, 2012 – Red 5 Studios™ today announced Firefall Fest, a monumental gathering of the world’s most popular internet and gaming celebrities for an epic Firefall livestreaming event. Gamers are invited to join the developers as they sit down with internet-favorites like Wil Wheaton, Felicia Day, Day[9], Nathan Fillion and many more for an action-packed reveal of Firefall’s latest content. Firefall Fest will run next week, Oct 22-27, at Red 5’s official Twitch.tv page:  http://www.twitch.tv/r5studios.

Gamers will have numerous opportunities to participate in Firefall Fest. Two unique three-hour streams will run every day, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 3 p.m.-6 p.m., each featuring a new guest star and a variety of content. Guests will be interacting live with fans watching the stream, answering questions, and even jumping into the game to battle the Chosen alongside players and fight against them in PvP. The full streaming schedule and guest list is now live at:  http://www.firefallthegame.com/firefallfest.

Full guest list includes: Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day; Athene and Reese; Team Unicorn; Mega 64; Day[9]; Household Hacker; Complexity Gaming; Mr Sark and SeaNanners; Live on Three featuring djWHEAT; Extra Credits; Alison Haislip and Nathan Fillion.

To celebrate this phenomenal gaming event Red 5 will be giving away high-end prizes sponsored by Razer™ and AMD Gaming Evolved. Each day, viewers will have the chance to win elite gaming gear, including:

  • AMD Powered Gaming Desktop
  • Razer Blade Gaming Laptop
  • Razer Taipan Expert Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse
  • Razer Goliathus Mouse Pad
  • Razer BlackWidow Tournament Edition Gaming Keyboard
Additionally, during Firefall Fest players will be given immediate beta access with the purchase of a Founders Pack so they can join the stream and meet the celebrity guests in-game. Founders Packs can be purchased at:  http://beta.firefallthegame.com/founders.

To learn more about Firefall or sign up for the chance to be invited into the exclusive beta visit the official homepage: www.firefallthegame.com/game .

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About Red 5 Studios

Red 5 Studios is an online game developer located in California, founded by Mark Kern, former team lead for World of Warcraft. Red 5 Studios is dedicated to bringing together millions of gamers across the world by creating immersive worlds, intriguing stories and compelling characters. They believe that online games and persistent worlds are the future of video games. Visit www.red5studios.com for more information.

Firefall, Red 5 Studios and all associated logos and designs are trademarks or registered trademarks of Red 5 Studios, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

About Razer

Razer™ is the world leader in high-performance gaming hardware. Founded in 1998, with its headquarters in Carlsbad, California, the company has offices in nine cities around the globe. Used by the most demanding professional gamers who compete in global tournaments, Razer provides gamers with the unfair advantage of cutting-edge technology and award-winning design. We live by our motto: For Gamers. By Gamers.

For more information, please visit http://www.razerzone.com .

About AMD

AMD (NYSE: AMD) is a semiconductor design innovator leading the next era of vivid digital experiences with its ground-breaking AMD Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) that power a wide range of computing devices. AMD's server computing products are focused on driving industry-leading cloud computing and virtualization environments. AMD's superior graphics technologies are found in a variety of solutions ranging from game consoles, PCs to supercomputers.

For more information, visit  http://www.amd.com .  


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