Irvine, Ca.– May 27, 2008– K2 Network Inc. ( www.k2network.net), one of today’s most popular free-to-play online game publishers for gaming enthusiasts, announces SplashFighters as the newest addition to GamersFirst.
SplashFighters is a casual multiplayer, 3D, action fighting game, and has been extremely popular in Asia. In the game, players from around the world can battle one another in challenge, deathmatch, capture-the-flag, soccer and other modes. A unique skin edit tool allows users to customize their character’s looks, and the combat system allows for over 1.8M combinations thanks to the large number of available fighting styles, accessories and weapons.
“We are excited to add SplashFighters to the GamersFirst lineup.” stated Patrick Ford, Vice President of Marketing and Community Development, K2 Network Inc.“This is the beginning of many new offerings we will have in the coming year.”
SplashFighters has over 24 million users globally and will soon be made available to GamersFirst’s 16 million registered users. GamersFirst provides a universal currency for players to purchase in game items and power ups and is the central location to find all of the K2 network titles, access customer service and view current game promotions.
“K2 Network and GamersFirst is an exact fit for SplashFighters,” says Yoshiyuki Chiba, President, CyberStep Communications Inc.“We are thrilled to partner with GamersFirst in offering SplashFighters to the North American gaming community.”
About K2 Network Inc.
K2 Network publishes and services highly engaging online games and cultivates dynamic player communities. The company puts GamersFirst™ by giving them free access to compelling titles, offering creative pricing models and updating games based on player feedback. K2 Network currently has over 16 million registered users and offers War Rock, Knight Online, Global MU Online, Red Stone, and Sword of the New World: Granado Espada. K2 Network has an operational presence in the United States, Korea, and India. Read more about the company at www.k2network.net and find all of their games at www.GamersFirst.com.
About CyberStep Inc.
Since its founding in 2000, CyberStep, Inc. has been a leading online game development company in Japan which delivers its game titles to the online game markets of the world through licensing and by itself. CyberStep, Inc. made an initial public offering (IPO) of shares on TOKYO MOTHERS, the stock exchange market in Japan, on July 5th, 2006. Founded in 2004 CyberStep Communications, Inc. is a subsidiary of CyberStep, Inc., located in San Jose, California.