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JULY 2, 2012 – LAS VEGAS , NV –
Petroglyph®, developer and publisher of Rise of Immortals, a
free-to-play Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) game, today
announced a new partnership with RISE GAMES, which recently has
been established by MTCGAME for purpose of game publishing,to
expand the game's reach into Turkish markets. With more than 15
years of game industry experience, RISE GAMES is able to leverage
their deep knowledge of both Mideast and Western cultural gaming
conventions, business styles and market traits to offer Petroglyph
and Rise of Immortals a proven path to success in Turkey.
"We’ve had a lot of interest in Rise of Immortals from
Turkish publishers and are excited to finally bring our innovative
MOBA game to this market," said Chuck Kroegel, CEO of Petroglyph
Games. Adding, "RISE GAMES has a great reputation and unmatched
experience in releasing online game products in Turkey, and we look
forward to working with them."
RISE GAMES is able to reach out to all of the major country's
Internet cafes and game stores, offering Petroglyph and Rise of
Immortals seasoned representation in Turkey and potentially other
surrounding Mideast countries. Partnering with RISE GAMES, in
addition to other territory-specific partners, will facilitate
Petroglyph’s continued enhancement of the game with new
features and content, including new Immortals and abilities, items,
gameplay modes, and various community building enhancements.
"Rise of Immortals has every successful element we want: an
experienced team, extraordinary design and technology that clearly
differentiates the game in the market. Petroglyph’s desire to
create a powerful relationship with their Turkish players with a
core MOBA game will see Rise of Immortals make a significant impact
across Turkey," said Bulent DEMIRKAYA, Business Development Manager
Rise of Immortals features the popular action-strategy
team-based gameplay of traditional MOBA games, but adds enhanced
socialization features including player-made guilds and persistent
character customization – a first for the MOBA genre. Players
have the option of teaming up in cooperative Player versus
Environment (PvE) scenarios to learn the game, try out
new character abilities, and earn persistent experience before
jumping into competitive Player versus Player (PvP) matches to
challenge other teams.
About Petroglyph Games, Inc.
Founded in 2003, Petroglyph Games, Inc. is an award-winning,
independent game development studio located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Petroglyph team specializes in Multiplayer Online Battle Arena
(MOBA), Online Real-Time Strategy (RTS) and Action/RPG games,
leveraging the experience gained from developing original hit
franchises for PC and consoles. Petroglyph uses their proprietary
SM Online game engine, tools and technology to power
their next-generation titles.
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About Meta Games Marketing Ltd. (MTCGAME)
Established in 1997, due to its Investment and excretion Meta
Games Marketing Ltd (MTCGAME) has reached a breakthrough in the
Turkish online games industry making it a leading Games Company in
Turkey. The Modern progression in the Turkish Industry has given
significant way to us to be able to take into account the views
from game players. As publishing being One of our great aims and
objectives we proudly like to present the game RISE OF IMMORTALS by
our game publishing company RISE GAMES.
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About RISE GAMES, Ltd (Game Publishing Divison of
Along with MTCGAME’s 15 years of experience in the game
industry, RISE GAMES has been established by MTCGAME in June 2012
to publish the most engaging titles across Turkey, the Middle East
and North Africa. Backed by the most experienced team of the
region’s emerging gaming industry, RISE GAMES reaches to
millions of players, all Internet cafes and game stores in the
© 2012. Petroglyph Games, Inc. All rights reserved.
Petroglyph, GLYPHX, Rise of Immortals, and Rise of Immortals are
trademarks and/or service marks of Petroglyph Games, Inc.