PARIS, February 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Gameloft, the First Developer to Launch a Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG) on the Freebox Revolution set-top box
Order & Chaos Online, the first MMORPG available as a TV exclusive on the Freebox Revolution
Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, and Free, a major French Internet Service and Telecommunications Provider, announced that Order & Chaos Online is now the first 3D MMORPG for set-topboxes and it is available exclusively on the Freebox Revolution.
For the first time on a multi-service box (Internet, telephone and television), players can explore a vast heroic fantasy world and meet up with thousands of other players online with the Freebox Revolution. Thanks to the advanced creation and customization system, players can also customize their avatars and fight for Order or Chaos.
"We're thrilled to enhance our lineup of games available on the Freebox Revolution with an MMORPG. Hundreds of thousands of subscribers are already enjoying Order & Chaos Online on their smartphones, and we're convinced that this first MMORPG available on the Freebox Revolution will be quickly embraced by the general public," said Gonzague de Vallois, Senior Vice President of Publishing at Gameloft.
"By offering the first MMORPG for TVs, the Freebox Revolution has proven once again that it remains the most innovative set-top box on the market. Order & Chaos Online will join the game lineup that Freebox users can already enjoy," added Maxime Lombardini, CEO of Iliad, parent company of Free.
Thanks to the GamePad that comes included and connected to the Freebox Revolution, players can experience optimized, user-friendly gameplay that both newcomers and veterans are sure to enjoy.
Check out the game trailer on Gameloft's official Dailymotion channel at http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xohwvx_le-1er-mmorpg-bientot-sur-freebox-revolution_videogames
Order & Chaos Online is available in the Freestore, in the Applications menu of the Freebox Revolution. Subscription is free for the first month and €1.99 per month thereafter.
Order & Chaos Online will join Gameloft's lineup of 13 HD Freebox games already available on the Freebox Revolution:
- Asphalt 5 HD
- Asphalt 6 HD
- N.O.V.A.: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance HD
- Real Football 2011 HD
- Bubble Bash
- Dungeon Hunter 2 HD
- UNO HD
- Brain Challenge HD
- Let's Golf! 2 HD
- Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus HD
- Green Farm
- Texas Hold'em Poker
- Shrek Kart HD
A leading global publisher of video games and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (Apple® iOS and Android®), set-top boxes, Smart TVs and consoles. Partnership agreements with major rights holders have allowed Gameloft to associate its games with leading international brands such as UNO®, Spider-Man®, James Cameron's Avatar, Ferrari® and Sonic Unleashed®. Gameloft also operates its own established franchises, such as Real Football, Asphalt, Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus and N.O.V.A.: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance®. Gameloft is present in all continents, distributes its games in 100 countries and employs over 4,500 developers. Gameloft is listed on Euronext Paris (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA).
Free is a subsidiary of Iliad. The Iliad Group is a major French Internet service and telecommunications provider with Free and Alice (4,790,000 broadband subscribers registered on 09/30/2011), Onetel and Iliad Télécom (landline telecommunication providers), as well as Free Mobile. The Iliad Group is listed on Euronext Paris Eurolist under the ILD stock symbol.
Freebox Revolution offer subject to eligibility. Please visit http://www.free.fr
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