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  EVOLUTION.PHASE.ONE: The Beginning of a New Era
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02/26/2014
 


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

Berlin, 26 February 2014: Dragon riders and RPG fans, take note: With today’s content update, Dragon's Prophet completes the first phase of its evolution system. Numerous new features have been integrated into the game and will be available on all European servers from now on. While thrilling duels take place in the Dragon Arena, the Dragon Compendium keeps track of all the important information on the scaly companions. With Dragon Evolution, the loyal beasts can further be upgraded with additional skills that can make all the difference in the fight with other heroes. Other highlights of the update are the completely revised Mounted Combat system and the next part of the epic quest line, “Laedis Hero”. The new trailer shows all these features at a glance.

Courageous duelists can reach the Dragon Arena through the Arena Manager in the capital, Arteicia. Once a team has been formed, he will teleport the entire group into the arena. Here the dragons compete against an AI team while the player can engage from the sideline. Using tactical commands he can react to the enemy’s attacks and work out a decisive advantage.

In addition a new duel mode offers the possibility do challenge every dragon rider directly. The action-packed teaser shows the first two duelists in a face-off.

The Dragon Compendium serves as an encyclopedia and has two important functions. It contains a detailed overview of all dragons living in Auratia and also shows a list of all available elite skills of the species. To enhance individual dragons even further, players can now access Dragon Evolution. Each lair manager offers the possibility, assuming sufficient resources are at hand, to teach new skills to the dragons and even create partnerships between them.

The revised Mounted Combat in PvE is also available now. The Dragon Riding Skill Manager needed to initiate this system can be found in the capital, Arteicia. He offers access to the Dragon Combat Training Ground, where a whole new set of skills not only opens up new options in PvP, but also lets players attack monsters directly from the back of their mount.

The epic quest line "Laedis Hero" will continue with today’s patch. With the World Event Phase II & III, dragon riders can get one step closer on their way to becoming a "Laedis Hero". Special ingredients and materials reward the winners of battles against huge world bosses. Only when all steps are mastered can the player craft more pieces of the special golden equipment set.

All information about the new features, as well as the client download, can be found on website: http://www.dragonspropheteurope.com/en/game/evolution-phase-one

Important Links:

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

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

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

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 May 2013
USK: 12 PEGI: 16
Languages: German, English, French 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.co