SANTA CLARA, CA (February 13, 2013) – ChangYou.com (US) Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of ChangYou.com Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYOU), and a leading publisher of online interactive entertainment in North America, is pleased to announce the launch of the first ever 16 th century first-person arena shooter, Renaissance Heroes. Renaissance Heroes is set for release on February 19 th, 2012 in both North America and Europe.
“We are very excited at the thought of showcasing our final product to the community,” said Matthew Lenehan, Producer at ChangYou.com (US) Inc. “After our Closed Beta and Open Beta periods, we received valuable feedback from both our community and all those involved in the testing. Because of this, we were able to fix certain issues that needed to be addressed, as well as add more exciting content that players can look forward to. Our goal is to provide the community with ongoing updates and new content that will enhance their gameplay experience in Renaissance Heroes.”
Renaissance Heroes is an online multiplayer first-person arena shooter (FPS) set in the beautifully rendered and re-imagined world of 16 th century Renaissance Europe. In Renaissance Heroes, players can expect the fast-paced, adrenaline pumping action of the FPS genre, while also being provided with a unique blend of bold, stylistic characters and weapons that can only be described as epic. With the upcoming launch, players can expect new, never-before-seen maps, one new character, powerful new weapons, and the competitive game modes that are destined to awaken the intense competitive experience that is: “Run and Gun, Renaissance Style.”
About ChangYou.com (US)
ChangYou.com (US) is a publishing subsidiary of ChangYou.com, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYOU) located in Santa Clara, California. Originally started as the MMORPG business unit of Sohu.com in 2003, ChangYou.com became a separate, stand-alone company in December 2007. As a leading publisher of free-to-play massively multiplayer online games in North America, ChangYou.com (US) has published a variety of multiplayer online games, including Dragon Oath and Sword Girls. More information about the company can be found at us.changyou.com.
Established in October 2012 and operated by ChangYou.com (US) Inc., GameFuse is a new online gaming destination offering free-to-play online games to both mid and hardcore level gamers. Quickly solidifying itself as one of the top online gaming destinations, GameFuse allows players to connect in a fun, competitive, and immersive environment specifically made with the players in mind. Currently in its beta stage, GameFuse has a number of new and popular browser titles for players to choose from, and will continue to expand its portfolio with a wide variety of free-to-play games in the future.