SINGAPORE – May 14, 2012 – Enjin, a guild, clan and game community management platform and social network for gamers, today announced the launch of the “Enjin In-Game Client” in collaboration with Overwolf, a software company specializing in adding a rich layer of additional functionality to games. The Enjin In-Game Client (powered by Overwolf) includes a wide set of gaming features accessible to users while playing their favorite games. Features include various instant messaging services, video and screenshot capture, in-game access to TeamSpeak, a music player, an in-game browser and more.
Enjin boosts the client with some unique features and allows gamers to instantly share screenshots and videos to Enjin profiles and websites. The client includes the ability to chat with other Enjin users and features in-game tools to create or manage a guild, clan or gaming website.
“We aim to be the ultimate gaming platform for gamers,” said Maxim Blagov, CEO of Enjin. “We give gamers the tools to manage their own gaming identity and easily create, join, and interact with guilds, clans and game communities. Until recently, interacting with the Enjin network meant being on a web browser. Now, with Overwolf’s innovative client technology, gamers will be able to interact with Enjin while in-game without skipping a beat.”
“Enjin provides an amazing set of community tools for gamers with their gaming social network and management features,” said Uri Marchand, CEO of Overwolf. “Their services add a lot of value for online gamers, and we decided, together with Enjin, to offer their services across all of the products utilizing our platform”.
To see the client in action, please visit: http://www.enjin.com and download the beta.
Enjin was founded in 2008 to help gamers create and maintain their clan, guild, or gaming community website. With over 2.5 million gamers and 150 thousand websites hosted, Enjin is the leading platform and social network for gamers and game communities. Hosting a variety of multi-gaming organizations, from small clans and guilds, to massive communities with users numbering in the tens of thousands. Enjin provides all the tools that gamers need to push their online gaming to the next level.
Founded in 2010, Overwolf is based in Tel-Aviv Israel and focused on connecting game worlds with the social world. The company’s first product, a software overlay client called the “Overwolf Client”, allows users and game publishers to add a rich layer of functionality to any game without touching a line of game code. It allows users to communicate, easily share game experiences with friends and get instant access to web resources from within the game. For game publishers, Overwolf is a tool to effortlessly integrate social media within their games, boost virality and reduce user acquisition costs. To join the beta, please visit: www.Overwolf.com.
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