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  New Allies Join The Elf Queen’s Forces in Spacetime Studios’ Pocket Legends
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12/14/2012
 


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

AUSTIN, Texas – Dec. 13, 2012 – Spacetime Studios is inviting the eight million people who have played Pocket Legends to experience the game in a completely new way with the Rhino Paladin and Vixen Ranger in the most significant game update in its history.

Both new classes are free from the start with no special conditions required to play them. The characters receive new gear including the Ranger’s dual-blades, use skills such as the Rhino’s “Charge!!” and deliver devastating combos.

Pocket Legend’s largest expansion to date offers new features for existing and returning players. In addition to the added character classes, players can team up to explore new dungeons where they will encounter elite bosses or battle it out in the new 3v3 PvP map.

“This expansion gives our existing players a brand new way to experience the world of Pocket Legends as well as adding a ton of new content," says Gary Gattis, CEO, Spacetime Studios. "We are happy to give fans an early holiday gift with the most ambitious expansion we have released to date.”

Features:

·         Two New Character Classes - The Vixen Ranger and Rhino Paladin

·         New Elite Bossfights - Battle a level 76 Red Dragon, and discover a secret elite boss hiding in the Underworld

·         New Heroic Dungeon - The Dragonet of Fire Forest just got meaner in the new heroic difficulty "Forgotten Forest"

·         New 3 vs. 3 Capture the Flag PVP map - Fight for flags and glory in the Burning Flats

·         New Skill Ranks - All character classes have more advancement options with the addition of two new skill ranks for all abilities

·         Free Respec Weekend – Free skill and attribute respec for all classes this weekend only, in celebration of the new classes as well as ability ranks

·         New Items - Discover all new items to power up your hero

·         New Low Level Drops - Better weapons and shields for lower leveled characters

·         Return of Winterfest - Pocket Legends’ holiday celebration returns  with new vanity drops and store items

Pocket Legends is the first title in the highly popular Legends franchise. The other Legends titles, sci-fi Star Legends, horror Dark Legends and fantasy Arcane Legends,  have been downloaded more than twelve million times, making it the world’s largest cross-platform mobile/desktop MMO franchise.

About Pocket Legends:

Launched in April 2010, Pocket Legends is the original, pioneering 3D MMO on iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. A bold – and successful – attempt to bring MMOs to the mobile space, Pocket Legends quickly proved to be popular with both public and press, gathering praise from the most important publications in the industry. The colorful 3D graphics and top-notch character design made Pocket Legends a benchmark game on iOS devices such as the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.

To learn more about Pocket Legends, please visit the Pocket Legends page at SpacetimeStudios.com.

About Spacetime Studios

Spacetime Studios is an independent game development studio located in Austin, Texas. The company was founded in late 2005 by online game veterans Cinco Barnes, Gary Gattis, Jake Rodgers and Anthony L. Sommers.

In 2010, Spacetime released Pocket Legends, the world’s first cross-platform, persistent mobile MMO. The game’s pick-up-and-play format, expandable nature and unparalleled instanced gameplay have propelled it to become a landmark title on Apple and Android-based mobile devices. In 2011, Spacetime became the first MMO publisher in history to allow people to play the same game together on desktop computers, smart phones and tablets.

Spacetime has been recognized by Develop as one of the world’s 100 most successful game studios. The company continues to expand its content and technology lead in the mobile multiplayer market.

To learn more about Spacetime Studios , please visit www.spacetimestudios.com