Austin, Texas– December 15, 2010– UTV True Games, an international publisher of multi-player online games announced today that the highly-anticipated new MMORPG, Faxion Online, has begun registration for its closed beta phase which will occur in Q1 2011. Players interested in helping test the company’s first internally developed game can visit www.FaxionOnline.com for their chance at being a part of this exciting phase.
The upcoming competitive, fully-featured MMORPG allows players to side with the armies of Heaven or Hell in the relentless struggle for domination of the seven deadly sins. Faxion Online is a combat-driven game featuring aggressive and robust PvP game play and a unique territory control system that allows the different factions to battle for the fate of the seven deadly sins’ impact on mankind. Unlike average MMO’s, Faxion Online will offer achievement and glory through adventure and combat with an impish sense of humor.
“We already know the game is funny, exciting and addictive, however, at this stage of the game’s development, we need to elicit the help of some rigorous beta testers to offer their opinions and feedback to help us fine tune the game and make it as great as it can be,” said Frank Lucero, Studio Head at UTV True Games. “By signing up early, these testers will ensure themselves a spot when we open the flood gates in Q1”
Faxion Online is being developed internally at UTV True Games' Austin, Texas studio by a group of industry veterans with significant experience on titles such as Shadowbane, Ultima Online and many other popular MMORPG's. Faxion Online players can expect to see a ground-breaking, competitive action game that strips away the typical experience and leveling grind observed in many MMORPG's today.
For more information and to register for the closed beta test, visit www.FaxionOnline.com
About UTV True Games Interactive
Based in Austin, Texas, UTV True Games is an international multi-player online game developer and publisher founded by a core team of MMO industry veterans with extensive experience in publishing and operating online games. UTV 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. UTV True Games offers such titles as Warrior Epic, Mytheon, Faxion, Planet Crashers, and Sky Legends. For more information on each product, visit www.utvtruegames.com.
They are working with world-class publishers to license existing online titles and world-class developers to create games exclusively for online play. The company has multiple titles in development at its wholly-owned development studios based in Austin, Texas and Beijing, China.
UTV Software Communications Ltd (UTV), India's first integrated global media and entertainment company, holds a strategic stake in UTV True Games.
About UTV Software Communications
UTV Software Communications Limited is India’s leading global integrated media house with business interests in Television, Movies, Broadcasting, Games Content and New Media. UTV India&its subsidiaries (UTV) create, aggregate and disseminate content of various genres across varied distribution platforms. Listed on India's premier stock exchange, The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), Mumbai 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, UK, USA and Japan. The Walt Disney Company holds a strategic stake in UTV.
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