Hamburg, April 22nd 2009 – gamigo, one of Europe’s leading MMOG publishers is excited to announce the commercial launch of our latest game: Pirate Galaxy. This unique 3D action MMOG can be played entirely in your browser – you can support mankind in your epic battle against the MANTIS menace on practically any PC, no special software required! As with all other games in gamigo’s diverse and growing portfolio, Pirate Galaxy is completely free to play! No download or subscription costs! To play, all you need do is go to www.pirategalaxy.com, register and start your engines…
Become a Space Pirate
In the outer realms of our universe, humanity is plunged into a fierce battle against the MANTIS. The only person standing in the way of complete annihilation is you. You will be tasked with destroying enemy ships, harvesting power crystals and discovering MANTIS blueprints to help both you and your species in the war effort. As the game progresses, you can upgrade your ship’s capabilities as well as give it a personal touch. The missions form a story that takes you on a truly fantastic odyssey across many worlds and star systems.
As you earn the right to upgrade and replace your ship, you still need to consider what kind of player you want to be… Some ships are faster, others are more manoeuvrable – of course you could always choose simple, brutish firepower. Your task will be to work out what is the best combination to survive on the battlefield. Each of these ships can be personalised in millions of ways – a multitude of designs and colour schemes, as well as some special equipment, can be bought from our item shop.
Even as we release the game, we’re already working on expanding gameplay. “Gemini”, a brand new star system is in development and will be released soon. We’re working on some exciting new adventures and carefully crafted planets; players that want to test this new system can go to http://pirate-galaxy-forum.gamigo.com/ for details on how to be part of the exciting next chapter of Pirate Galaxy a little early…
Real-time Action in the Browser
Pirate Galaxy offers full screen 3D gameplay with spectacular battles and an imaginative storyline. But best of all, it can be played on almost every single PC with an internet connection – no special software needed. Once registered, just go to www.pirategalaxy.com and click on Play Now – could it be any simpler? Add to this, the game’s community features – clan wars and a squadron system and we can guarantee you’ll get hooked! Fight together against the MANTIS, fight against other human factions – or simply be a pirate and take on everyone!
“Players were amazed with the game when it was still in beta”, says Elmar Kofler, Junior Product Manager for Pirate Galaxy. “We’re happy that we can now take this game out of beta and offer it to the wider community along with a great deal of brand-new content.”
The official website is www.pirategalaxy.com. Simply register, then play!
Pirate Galaxy introduces a new era of browser-games and offers a fantastic Science-Fiction-Online-World to the gamers. The game can be played via a clientprogram, or directly in a web-browser from almost any PC. In both cases players are able to navigate their spaceships through a high-resolution 3D-ambience.
In Pirate Galaxy the player immerges into a Science-Fiction-World, where the galaxy is controlled by maleficent aliens, called MANTIS. The player takes control of a spaceship and takes his fate into his own hands. Along with thousands of other onlinepirates, players will fight with aliens, hunt for worthwhile treasures and reconquer the despoiled colonies.
• detailed 3D-Graphic within the browser
• exciting real-time-fights in PVE and PVP-Modes
• spaceships can be adjusted individually
• motivating role-playing-elements
• a huge game universe with hundreds of planets and innumerable quests
• easy and simple navigation
• comprehensible user interface
• free to play – no payments, no monthly fees
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