Irvine, Calif.-October 5, 2009 - Global online game publisher, True Games Interactive ( www.truegames.com) announced today that digital currency cards for its MMORPG, Warrior Epic ( www.warriorepic.com) are now available in leading national retail stores throughout North America. Through an exclusive partnership with GMG Entertainment, a leading publisher of digital currency cards nationwide, the new cards are available in a $25 denomination which is 20,000 in-game gold. Each card comes with a bonus of 20 Double XP Potions.
"The Warrior Epic prepaid card gives our community yet another safe and convenient option for making micro-transactions," said Jeff Lujan, Founder and CEO of True Games Interactive. "With a long-term partnership in place with GMG Entertainment for Warrior Epic and Mytheon, we're looking forward to extending the accessibility of both games and providing a quality online micro-transaction service for our fans."
True Games launched its first online game, Warrior Epic, in spring of 2009 and is preparing to launch Mytheon, an action, strategy online game with a heavy emphasis on RPG-gameplay, collectability and combat, in early 2010. Mytheon is being developed by world-renowned developer, Petroglyph. Upon Mytheon's release in early 2010, the prepaid cards will also be available through GMG, the exclusive provider of pre-paid digital currency cards for all of True Games' titles.
"Warrior Epic is fast-becoming one of the MMO universe'smost exciting new entrants, and True Games a terrific new GMG partner. By delivering a premium micro-transaction experience to accompany its games, True Games is delivering its community a significant, safe and effective way to take gameplay to another level," said Rob Goldberg, CEO and Founder, GMG Entertainment.
About GMG Entertainment
As a leading publisher of digital currency cards for the digital gaming and online entertainment industries, GMG connects content partners with the strongest performing retailers worldwide. Founded by CEO Rob Goldberg in 2002, GMG Entertainment creates and implements entertainment-based ideas for consumers and digital brands through traditional retail and consumer marketing. GMG works directly with leading digital content creators and globally renowned retailers to develop the nation's most powerful digital-physical partnerships.
About True Games Interactive
Based in Orange County, California, True Games Interactive is an international multi-player online game publisher. It was founded by a core team of MMO industry veterans with extensive experience in publishing and operating online games. True Games brings new and innovative development ideas online, delivers them with a state-of-the-art game platform, and leverages micro-transaction revenue models. True Games Released its first game, Warrior Epic,
( www.warriorepic.com) in Spring 2009.
They are working with world-class publishers to license existing online titles and world-class developers, including Petroglyph ( www.Mytheongame.com), to create games exclusively for online play.
The company recently announced the creation of its first wholly-owned development studio based in Austin, Texas.
UTV Software Communications Ltd (UTV), India's first integrated global media and entertainment company, holds a strategic stake in True Games Interactive.
About UTV Software Communications
UTV Software Communications Ltd (UTV) is India's first integrated global media and entertainment company. UTV India&its subsidiaries
(UTV) create, aggregate and disseminate content of various genres across varied distribution platforms. Its 5 business verticals include Content Production&Services, Movies, Broadcasting, Interactive Gaming, and New Media.
Listed on India's premier stock exchange, The Stock Exchange, Mumbai in addition to the Motion Pictures Subsidiary, UMP PLC is listed on the AIM London Stock Exchange. UTV is India's only diversified media and entertainment company with content creation abilities across platforms and genres.
It has subsidiaries with offices across India, Mauritius, UK, USA and Japan. Walt Disney holds a strategic stake in UTV.