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  Who’s up for some monster hunting? RaiderZ has officially launched
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11/19/2012
 


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

Karlsruhe, 20/11/2012 – After the success of the beta phase, the gates to the monster-hunting MMO RaiderZ are open as of today, initially in English and German language versions. Players can look forward to exciting battles against massive boss opponents, tons of engaging quests, extensive PvP features and a sophisticated guild system. RaiderZ also allows players to create truly individual characters and to imbue them with over 350 talents and diverse equipment items – your will be done!

Winter Event, Update in Early 2013

Winter is fast approaching, but all is not doom and gloom since there’s a fantastic event to look forward to. But there’s even more – in early 2013, Patch 1.1 will be arriving, the first of many planned content updates. Here’s what Rüdiger Mörsch, our Product Director, had to say on the launch of RaiderZ: “I’m really excited that we’ve now reached release status after a thoroughly successful beta phase. I’d like to take this chance to thank our beta testers for the great feedback and ample constructive criticism. I’m certain that RaiderZ will be a lot of fun for the players and us.”

Budding monster hunters can download the free game client and join the fray now by visiting: http://www.raiderz-europe.com/en/free-to-play.html.

RaiderZ – Thrilling Monster Hunt Meets Free-to-Play MMO

Supported by a custom-developed, modern graphics engine, this action-oriented MMO is distinguished by atmospheric gaming environments and an epic background story. With the help of an unconventional non-targeting combat system, RaiderZ gives players direct control over their character, enabling them to face a multitude of threatening opponents and imposing boss monsters.

About Gameforge

With an impressive portfolio of around 20 titles and over 380 million registered players, Gameforge is the leading provider of massively multiplayer online games (MMOGs) in the western hemisphere. The internationally active corporate group, based in Karlsruhe, offers its online games in more than 50 languages. Its portfolio includes client-based game worlds such as AION, TERA, Europe’s most successful MMOG Metin2, 4Story, Runes of Magic, Elsword, Wizard101 and RaiderZ, browser-based online games such as the popular classic OGame and the award-winning Ikariam as well as mobile games. The company employs approximately 600 staff members at its Karlsruhe and Berlin locations.