Orange County, Calif.—January 28, 2009– Global online game publisher True Games Interactive ( www.truegamesinteractive.com) announced today that it has signed an exclusive deal with GOA, Orange’s Games Unit. GOA will exclusively publish, distribute and operate True Games and Possibility Space’s upcoming MMORPG, Warrior Epic ( www.warriorepic.com), across Europe. Earlier this year, True Games and GOA also partnered on True Game’s and Petroglyph’s upcoming MMORPG, Mytheon ( www.mytheon-europe.com), which will be available later this year.
“GOA is a giant in the online publishing space in Europe and we are thrilled to be building such a strong relationship with them,” said Jeff Lujan, Founder and Chairman of True Games Interactive.“Warrior Epic has been getting great buzz and is highly anticipated in the US and we have no doubt that gamers across Europe will also embrace it emphatically.”
GOA currently operates one of the largest casual gaming portals in Europe and also publishes EA Mythic’s hugely popular MMO, Dark Age of Camelot and has launched last September EA Mythic’s, Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning in Europe.
“Warrior Epic is perfectly aligned with the GOA offerings and, in particular, our plans to expand services in 2009,” said Ghislaine Le Rhun, Executive Director of GOA.“True Games Interactive are forging a great reputation within online gaming communities, and we look forward to working closely with the team to ensure Warrior Epic’sEuropean success.”
For more information about Warrior Epic visit we.goa.com
GOA, Orange’s Games unit, benefits from 9 years experience in the management of massively multiplayer online role-playing games with, for example, the famous Dark Age of Camelot; first MMORPG available in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish, and now Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning. Forerunner of this activity in Europe, its teams combine expertise with a passion for games and take advantage of Orange’s technical platform to offer the best of online games to European players.
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. They are working with world-class publishers to license existing online titles and world-class developers, including Petroglyph, to create games exclusively for online play. UTV Software Communications Ltd (UTV), India's first integrated global media and entertainment company, holds a strategic stake in True Games Interactive. UTV is India's only diversified media and entertainment company with content creation abilities across platforms and genres.