Stockholm, Sweden November 19, 2008
The HaptX Team is pleased to announce its new Mod for Enemy Territory™: Quake Wars (ETQW), which makes ETQW compatible with the multi-awarded Falcon game controller. The HaptX Mod for ETQW is the ultimate online strategic shooter: an objective driven, class-based first person shooter set in the Quake universe. Two playable armies: each delivering a totally unique gameplay experience with distinctive technology, abilities, weapons, vehicles, and structures.
The ETQW HaptX Mod features the newly developed HaptX Force Balancing System™ which allows for stronger recoils with less camera shakes. This allows the player to experience even more intense action without ever losing aim.
The Enemy Territory™: Quake Wars HaptX Mod will further add to the intense online combat providing unique physical recoils and characteristics of all the weapons and the vehicles in the game. The player will also be able to feel the direction of enemy bullets and explosions, and a unique new tactile aim guide.
The HaptX Mod for ETQW brings a revolutionary high performance gaming experience to the Falcon gaming community.
The Mod is scheduled for release on the 21st of November, 2008.
About HaptX® - The HaptX development team has previously delivered critically acclaimed games like Penumbra: Overture HaptX Edition and Penumbra: Black Plague HaptX Edition. The resume also includes single- and multiplayer mods for Quake 4™ and Crysis™. The HaptX Team uses its state-of-the-art haptics engine HaptX to touch-enable games for the Novint Falcon. HaptX is a registered trademark of Reachin Technologies. For more information on HaptX, please visit www.haptx.com.
About Novint Falcon - The Falcon www.novint.com game controller enables players to feel game actions, objects, environments and force feedback, unlike any controller on the market. The Falcon line-up includes a wide range of casual, sports, and action games. Novint has partnered with leading entertainment software companies, like Electronic Arts (EA), Eidos, Codemasters, JoWooD, and Valve, to add touch technology to best-selling games including: Tiger Woods PGA Tour™ 08, Madden NFL 08, Need for Speed™: Pro Street, Battlefield 2™, Battlefield 2142™, and Tomb Raider: Legend, Kane&Lynch, Overlord™ Raising Hell, GRID™ and Hitman: Blood Money. For more information on Novint, please visit www.novint.com.