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12/06/2013
 


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

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Berlin, 06th December 2013: Ladies and Gentlemen, we have our winners! Thousands of internet users have diligently voted over the past six weeks or submitted their own videos to the "Your Video For Charity" contest. In the first category, the Italian Salvatore Cinque Grana was able to secure the favor of the community and thus the gaming pc as well as the € 10,000 with 31,982 votes. In his name, Infernum will donate the full € 10,000 to the charity “ Croce Rossa Italiana” which are part of the international Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

Salvatore "SurrealPower" Cinquegrana and Infernum donate € 10.000 to the Italian Red Cross.

"It was great to see the Italian community of YouTube all united for a good cause. I would like to thank in particular FancazzistiAnonimi, Leonardo Decarli, GaBBoDSQ and FavijTV for having supported the initiative in full. We did it all together for Sardinia!" says Salvatore "SurrealPower" Cinquegrana.

In the second category, Julien Perez has prevailed. He convinced the jury with his video "If Dragon's Prophet what to 8bit game" and will donate € 5,000 to the “ National Union of Aveugles et deficients Visuels” which aims to support the blind or visually impaired and wants to improve their general living conditions.

Salvatore "SurrealPower" Cinquegrana and Infernum donate € 10.000 to the Italian Red Cross.

All information on the winning videos can be found on the contest site: http://www.dragonspropheteurope.com/en/community/events/your-video-for-charity

Due to the huge success of the contest, Infernum have already begun another charity campaign. In collaboration with the Internet platform Fraisr, the marketplace for a good cause, Players can purchase a code until 31 st December that unlocks the unique dragon “Scarlet Flame” in game. A portion of the proceeds will be donated by Infernum to the worldwide operating humanitarian organization CARE International and supports the fight against global poverty. All information about the new charity campaign can be found on: https://dragonsprophet.fraisr.com/

Important Links:

·        Official website: www.dragonspropheteurope.com

·        Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DragonsProphetEU

·        Twitter: http://twitter.com/DP_Europe  

·        YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/InfernumDotCom

·        Press server: http://press.infernum.com

About Dragon’s Prophet

Dragon’s Prophet is an online role-playing game which features all virtues of a classic MMORPG and “evolutionizes” them. Players will experience immense dragon features and an epic story in a modern fantasy world, including next-gen elements such as action-based combat, deep character development and the extensive cross-server Frontier PvP system. Dragon’s Prophet is being developed by Runewaker Entertainment, known for their successful blockbuster MMO Runes of Magic.

Facts

Title: Dragon’s Prophet
Genre: Fantasy MMORPG Platform: PC
Publisher: Infernum Productions Developer: Runewaker Entertainment
Release: 18 September 2013 Beta: 30 of May 2013
USK: 12 PEGI: 16
Languages: German, English, French – further languages planned Website: www.dragonspropheteurope.com
About Runewaker Entertainment

Runewaker Entertainment was founded in August of 2004. With the capability to develop in-house engines, Runewaker is one of the leading Taiwanese entertainment software developers. All of the team’s founding members are industry veterans who share the same dream and vision. At the moment, Runewaker employs over 160 highly skilled programmers, designers and artists and is still expanding. All members of the Runewaker team are passionate and well-versed in different game genres. Equipped with the most advanced artistic style and innovative development technology, the company aims to create games that are enjoyable for a wide range of audiences. In addition to having a group of talented and dedicated in-house staff, Runewaker also actively collaborate with leading publishers to create games that will set new standards for the industry.

About Infernum

Infernum Productions is an international publisher and developer of online games, based in Berlin. The company was founded in the summer of 2011 by former Frogster executives and focuses on high-quality free-to-play titles. Dragon’s Prophet is the second title licensed by the Berlin startup. The game now joins Infernum’s debut title, Brick-Force, which has already exceeded 1.5 million registered players. For further information please visit: www.infernum.com.  

About Deep Silver

Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all gamers who have a passion for thrilling gameplay in exciting game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires.

Deep Silver has published more than 200 games since 2003, including its own brands like the open world extravaganza Saints Row, the zombie action franchise Dead Island, the grim post-apocalyptic future of the Metro series and action packed role-playing from the Sacred world. Upcoming highlights from Deep Silver include Dead Island: Epidemic and Sacred 3. Deep Silver also owns the development studio Volition based in Champaign, IL, USA. For more information please visit www.deepsilver.com

 

 
   
   
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