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11/20/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

LOS ANGELES and SINGAPORE – November 20, 2012 PointMMO , a new digital distribution platform focused on Free-to-Play MMO games, has just added Rift onto its platform, offering players the fastest way to get into and play the game. Players can get into Rift here: http://www.pointmmo.com/game/rift/

PointMMO players will also receive a special in-game item that Trion Worlds has created for the community. The adventuring goggles are available here: http://www.pointmmo.com/giveaway/riftgoggles/

“Rift is a massive game and we know the community is going to enjoy its deep fantasy world and the amazing combat,” said Kay Gruenwoldt, CEO of PointMMO. “We are focused on getting our community access to great betas, exclusive items and new titles so being a

PointMMO member is really rewarding.”

In Rift, you adventure in the world of Telara as either a noble Guardian or technomagical Defiant and enter a dynamic fantasy where 8 primal forces battle for control in an ever-changing landscape. Build your own class using the Ascended Soul system and embark on epic conflicts that bring you into the story, taking your RPG experience to new heights of achievement and excitement!

PointMMO features the fastest download available for every title on the platform thanks to proprietary progressive download technology embedded in the system. The platform is also adding browser games to the mix giving online gamers even more choice when they decide what game they want to play.

PointMMO Features

• The fastest download of every MMO game featured on the platform

• Registered members-only exclusives and promotions for new and classic MMO games

• Free-to-play download games as well as top browser-based titles

• Social features to let friends know when you are playing a new game

• In-Game exclusive items for many of the newest and most popular Free-to-play games 

About PointMMO

PointMMO was founded in 2012 to address the market need for a dedicated digital distribution and publishing platform for MMO games. With a veteran team from the MMO industry and digital distribution industry, PointMMO is backed by a group of private investors that are passionate about gamers and the experience they have playing MMO games. For more information, please visit: www.PointMMO.com

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Contact:

International Digital Entertainment Agency (IDEA)

Sean Kauppinen

+1-415-299-2156

sean@ide-agency.com

 
   
   
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