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

Hamburg, Germany - November 20, 2012 - Leading publisher Mail.RU Games has unleashed a short but furious event for their fast paced PVP war title,  Riot Zone.  Free to play from anywhere without any downloads, this intense PVP action will redefine the RiotZone landscape.   The Ultimate Battle has begun!  Join the resistance now at  and sign up via email or Facebook connect.  Your faction is ready to stand strong.

Amigos, both the Coalition of the Crown and the Red Alliance pursue the same goal: the dispossession of the nefarious Dictator.  However, each faction feels their way is best; these opposing methods have now come to an explosive peak, in a bloody PVP battle!  Both factions are ready to enforce their unique views by any means necessary – including a show of arms.  Players can join in now and battle alongside their faction leaders.

What will happen to Merania after the Dictator has been overthrown?  The Commandante is of the mind that Merania should be an independent nation, powered by its flourishing economy.  The Baron, however, wants to tie the Meranian economy into the global world, dependant on foreign capital inflows.  Compromise isn’t in the vocabulary of either leader, and rising out of a fierce argument the gauntlet was thrown down to prove which faction will direct the future of the country!

Group leaders will gather for the “conflict of interest” daily from 12pm to 1pm server time daily, when they will prepare for the full battle to come.  Then, from 2pm to 3pm server time, group leaders will enter the fray for an all-out PVP battle!  Each day will be open to a different level range, so both new players and veterans will get their chance to enter into the fray.

Good preparation is essential in "RiotZone". Gamers will not only fight for one of the two factions - The Red Alliance or the Coalition of the Crown - but also train their soldiers, upgrade weapons and expand their base. Only the coolest strategic thinkers will prevail in numerous missions and PvP battles.  RiotZone scores with many PvP modes: 1on1, 2on2 and 3on3 are just the beginning.  All participants will be generously rewarded, so be sure to join the battle daily from now until November 23 rd.


About Mail.Ru Games

Mail.Ru Games is one of the leading publishers of online games, developing high-quality client and browser-based games played by millions of people around the world. The International business is handled by the European central office Mail.Ru Games GmbH, based in Hamburg. The company is offering localized versions of its top titles to European audiences. Currently, Games GmbH is operating the internally developed games Legend: Legacy of the Dragons, Allods Online, Juggernaut, Farm Kingdom and RiotZone in up to eight different languages. Additionally, four licensed Asian products Empire Craft, GodsWar Online, Last Dynasty and Gunblade Saga, had been released. In 2012, the portfolio will be further extended.

About Mail.Ru Group

Mail.Ru is the largest provider of internet services on the Russian market. The company operates the leading e-mail service, the two largest instant messengers and two of the largest social networks. Mail.Ru is also the major publisher of online games on the Russian-speaking market, offering client and browser based games as well as games for social networks.

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