MADRID, SPAIN– February 25, 2008– FX Interactive today announces a co-operation with Dutch computer software publisher Lighthouse Interactive for their fantasy-based action RPG Avencast: Rise of the Mage. The deal concerns the distribution in Spain, Italy and Latin American territories.
Lighthouse Interactive Game Publishing B.V. is a fast growing publisher of interactive entertainment. Staffed with an international team of industry veterans Lighthouse Interactive has a combined 35+ years experience in the business. Combined with years of distribution experience from FX Interactive, the co-operation is an ideal combination for both parties.
Manuel Moreno García, Marketing Manager at FX Interactive said:“We are proud to represent Avencast: rise of the Mage in our territories, a highly creative game full of talent. We are confident in repeating the success achieved in the past with previous RPG games”.
Erik Schreuder, CEO Lighthouse Interactive, added:“We are very happy to have found a distribution partner in FX Interactive for our Action RPG Avencast: rise of the Mage. It is a good prospect for RPG fans in Spain, Italy and Latin America they soon can enjoy this great fantasy-based game for the PC with it’s unique combat system to the RPG genre.”
As the sun rises over Avencast, the renowned academy of magic; a young adept begins his perilous journey. In a world of wizardry, wonder and untold mystery, you must undertake some of the most diverse quests to hone your abilities in spell casting, weaponry and melee combat. Your martial skills are soon put to the test as demonic monsters of unknown ancient origin descend upon Avencast turning the academy into a horrific state of chaos and destruction.
Armed with over 50 combat moves and spells, and a vast arsenal of equipment items, you must uncover the source of these ominous happenings while vanquishing an onslaught of fiendish enemies. Treachery and deceit reveal themselves as the vicious army of adversaries beleaguers your frail haven threatening Avencast’s very existence. Amidst the mayhem, an astonishing truth unfolds which will forever change the battle scarred Wizard.
AVENCAST: Rise of the Mage is accessible to novice RPG game players, but it will also challenge core RPG and Action fans. Both combat and non-combat interactions create a perfect balance between brains and brawn. By requiring players to bring their own combat and strategic skills to the forefront, they will have the excitement of crafting a powerful character unleashing their hero’s potential.
About FX Interactive
FX is an independent PC Game Developer and Publisher dealing licenses Worldwide. With offices in Madrid and Milan the company makes the most of both the Spanish and Italian markets, as well as Latin America. Established on June 1st 1999, FX’s professional team has been in the PC Game industry since its European birth in the early 80’s.
FX’s main goal is to provide great gaming entertainment to the widest audience possible by publishing games developed by creative and talented independent studios, as well as developing our own in-house titles. www.fxinteractive.com
About Lighthouse Interactive
Lighthouse Interactive Game Publishing B.V. is a fast growing publisher of interactive entertainment with offices established in Toronto and Montreal, Canada, Haarlem, The Netherlands and London, England. The company is focused on bringing strong titles to the worldwide market in a wide array of genres including: RPG, Simulation, Adventure, Action and Strategy. Staffed with industry veterans, Lighthouse is the right choice for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. www.lighthouse-interactive.com
Manuel Moreno García
Tel: +34 91 799 01 10
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