7 March 2013 - Hampshire, UK/... In Dragon’s Prophet, players will be able to choose the area they want to start their adventure from, after being attacked by a band of traitors. Introducing the starter zone Bakra last week, Infernum Productions wants to guide you today through the many wonders of the second starter area, named Satuma. Adventurers will be able to complete more than 200 quests to unravel the dark plots tearing apart this once peaceful region and reach level 30.
Satuma is located in Mangard which forms the western part of Auratia. This large area consists of a wide plains surrounded by high mountains. Numerous battles were fought here during the First Dragon War, each changing the area a bit more, eventually turning it in a massive natural lake where all the main rivers in Mangard meet.
Water is an important element in the life of Satuma. Many villages are populated by fishermen, using the vast resources of the surrounding lakes and rivers. The village of Hunak is no different, except it is located just above the Kylar Abyss, the point where all the rivers in Satuma meet. To the east of Hunak lies an ancient and lush forest, the Avanah Forest. This large and flourishing forest is the main source of construction materials for the village. However, it also shelters a great threat, looming over the nearby villages: the Forest Giants, fierce and terrible creatures, which never miss an opportunity to attack lumberjacks foolish enough to venture themselves too deep in the forest.
The Avanah Forest is not the only place where danger awaits our players. In the northwest part of Satuma a fortified city was built halfway up a mountain by the famous and sly General Deyarka who once led an evil army during the First Dragon War. The city was badly damaged in battle and captured by Osira forces afterwards, but the ruins are now home to another species of sub-humans, namely the Wolfmen, who are the reason why the City of Deyarka is now called the Wolfman Stronghold.
Players will have a difficult, but rewarding, time exploring Satuma, trying to find clues about the traitors who attacked them and what their motivations were. Many abandoned dungeons await players and up to four of their friends for a group experience with different levels of difficulty. But they will for sure appreciate the hospitality of Tahkar, in the northern part of Satuma. This picturesque little town is famous for its great hospitality and the large number of hotels it harbors. In order to entice as many customers as possible, the inn owners here spare no effort to outdo each other with colorful signs and delicious food, making it a welcome place for our worn adventurers to rest.
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About Dragon’s Prophet:
Dragon’s Prophet is a new online role-playing Game which features all virtues of a classic MMORPG and “evolutionizes” them. Players will experience immense dragon features and an epic story in a modern fantasy world featuring next-gen elements such as action-based combat, deep character development and the extensive cross-server Frontier PvP system. Dragon’s Prophet is being developed by Runewaker Entertainment, known for their successful blockbuster MMO Runes of Magic. In 2013, Infernum will publish Dragon’s Prophet in Europe, together with co-publisher Deep Silver.
|Publisher:||Infernum Productions||Developer:||Runewaker Entertainment|
|Languages:||German, English, French – further languages planned||Website:||www.dragonspropheteurope.com|
About Runewaker Entertainment
Runewaker Entertainment was founded in August of 2004. With the capability to develop in-house engines, Runewaker is one of the leading Taiwanese entertainment software developers. All of the team’s founding members are industry veterans who share the same dream and vision. At the moment, Runewaker employs over highly skilled programmers, designers and artists and is still expanding. All members of the Runewaker team are passionate and well-versed in different game genres. Equipped with the most advanced artistic style and innovative development technology, the company aims to create games that are enjoyable for a wide range of audiences. In addition to having a group of talented and dedicated in-house staff, Runewaker also actively collaborate with leading publishers to create games that will set new standards for the industry.
Infernum Productions is an international publisher and developer of online games, based in Berlin. The company was founded in the summer of 2011 by former Frogster executives and focuses on high-quality free-to-play titles. Dragon’s Prophet is the second title licensed by the Berlin startup. The game now joins Infernum’s debut title, Brick-Force, which has already exceeded 1.5 million registered players. For further information please visit: www.infernum.com.
About Deep Silver
Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all gamers who have a passion for thrilling gameplay in exciting game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires. Deep Silver has published more than 200 games since 2003, including own brands like the critically acclaimed zombie action franchise Dead Island, action role-playing games from the Sacred world, successful adventures such as the Secret Files series and the role-playing realms of Risen. Upcoming highlights from Deep Silver include the next title in the Saints Row franchise, Sacred 3, Dead Island Riptide and Metro Last Light. Deep Silver also owns the development studio Volition based in Champaign, IL, USA. For more information please visit www.deepsilver.com
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