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MILWAUKEE, WI, October 10th 2012. Award-winning game developer
Guild Software is proud to announce the release of their
long-running MMORPG "Vendetta Online" for the new Windows 8 and
Windows RT platforms.
Available directly from the Windows Store, the game delivers a
unique online experience across tablets, ultrabooks, and
traditional desktop PCs, including both x86 and ARM platforms. The
online nature of the game allows players to seamlessly transition
between desktop and mobile devices, picking up right where they
left off, with all players interacting within the same galaxy.
"We're excited to bring the intensity of multi-player space
combat to this new platform and family of devices," said John
Bergman, CEO of Guild Software. "Thanks to the scalability of our
in-house NAOS Engine with native DirectX 11 support, we're able to
deliver our desktop-grade MMO experience even on lightweight
Windows RT tablets."
Vendetta Online blends an intense mix of combat, trading,
mining, and exploration to create a distinctive MMO experience.
From giant space battles over the dynamic conquest of territory, to
player-manufactured capships and guild-owned stations, the title
continues to push the envelope of what is possible in an online
About Guild Software, Inc
Guild Software is an independent game developer based in
Founded in 1998, the company has continually pursued the cutting
edge in large-scale multiplayer environments. Developing a
completely proprietary MMO engine from scratch, these efforts
culminated in the successful launch of Vendetta Online
. Guild Software continues to expand upon Vendetta Online,
using the title to further both the game and the NAOS Engine on
which it is based, striving towards the next generation in
unbounded, evolving worlds. To learn more, visit us at