Haarlem, The Netherlands – 2 November 2010 – Premier PC videogames publisher Iceberg Interactive and Kalicanthus Entertainment, Italian developer and publisher of massive multiplayer online games, today announce that the Slavic-mythology based 3D fantasy MMORPG Craft of Gods has shipped to retail outlets across the Benelux and Scandinavia in anticipation of the release on November 5th 2010 and November 12th 2010 respectively.
The official pack shot has been released today as well and can be downloaded here.
Additionally, review copies of Craft of Gods have become available to press starting today. Please contact Iceberg Interactive using the contact details below if you would like to receive a review copy.
About Craft of Gods
Created by Russian developer studio Cyberdemons, Craft of Gods is a new 3D fantasy MMORPG based on Slavic mythology. Craft of Gods is the ‘MMORPG of free choices’: you are free to choose how to build your character with its unique class-free system, how you want to play and even if you want to pay or not.
Craft of Gods provides a unique experience for both Player vs. Environment (PvE) lovers and Player vs Player (PvP) oriented gamers and features an addictive end-game based on a great Realm vs Realm (RvR) system: prove to be the strongest guild and you can gain unique gods’ abilities by becoming a Demigod!
Players can choose between 6 different races divided into 3 factions (Light, Darkness and Neutral, this last one will be introduced with an expansion in the near future) and create their character that can then be completely customized; in facts there are no classes in Craft of Gods, only skills: each player can choose from 14 schools of skills, each containing 15 powers – for a total of 210 different skills that assure a great depth of customization.
Craft of Gods is the only MMORPG that lets the player choose between a pay-to-play (P2P) server and a free-to-play (F2P) server. In order to play on the P2P server you’ll have to pay a monthly subscription fee of € 8,90. If you do not want to pay a monthly subscription, you can choose the F2P server: you can play for free, aside from some small limitations the game is the same as on the P2P server and you’ll receive an amount of premium money (called Kun) worth € 50, that you can spend in the in-game item shop.
Craft of Gods is a new game with an ‘old-school’ heart that will please both long-time and new players. For more information, please visit www.craftofgods.eu.
Craft of Gods featuresRide any creature Craft of Gods allows you to ride any creature, meaning that if you're tired of your horse, you can always get yourself a bear, or something else that fits your likings. Become a Demigod Show your abilities in battle and the Gods might just grant you a place beside them. Customize your skills Customize your skills by choosing from 14 schools of skills, every one of which contains 15 powers –totalling up to 210 different skills. Choose your race There are six different races in Craft of Gods, each one with unique characteristics and exclusive skills available. Focus on your crafting skills Craft of Gods is not just about battling. A sophisticated crafting system with 8 craft schools allows players to focus on their crafting skills. Fight for the Slavic gods Craft of Gods is the first MMORPG based on Slavic mythology Huge world with PvP, PvE and RvR all at once Craft of Gods features a huge world with 25 different maps, where both PvE- and PvP-oriented players are welcome, as well as RvR fanatics.
About Kalicanthus Entertainment
Kalicanthus Entertainment is an MMOG developer and publisher, leader in the Italian market. The company was founded in 2006 by a group of passionate and experienced MMO players and former employees of another MMO company, who joined forces to create a new, big Italian referral point for the MMO market. Since 2007 Kalicanthus is expanding its operations in Europe and internationally with the launch of new MMO games; Kalicanthus was also the first western company to publish exclusive Russian massive multiplayer online games. For more information, please visit www.kalicanthus.com.
About Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive is a premier videogame publisher set to make a splash in the interactive entertainment industry. The company is staffed with a mix of industry veterans and upcoming young talent, has offices in key locations across Europe and has established relevant partnerships all over the globe, both for digital and retail releases. Hence why Iceberg is a great alternative for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. Iceberg focuses foremost on PC gaming and is among the market leaders for the following niche genres for PC: simulators, adventure and MMO/action games. For more information visit www.iceberg-interactive.com to keep up with the latest breaking news.
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