KARLSRUHE, Germany - October 27, 2010
Gameforge, Europe's leading independent publisher of online games, and CBS Consumer Products today released "Galaxy at War," the first cinematic trailer of the upcoming browser based free-to-play game Star Trek - Infinite Space set in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine® timeline.
The trailer gives an emotional preview of the game's universe setting and the conflicts running deep between the factions. "The trailer focuses on one of the core features of Star Trek - Infinite Space, its epic space battles. Don't worry though, there will be many more elements to the game. It will offer a deep gaming experience," said Christian Braun, Executive Producer with Gameforge.
The trailer can be viewed and downloaded on http://www.startrek-is.com where a preview site welcomes fans from all over the world. This site will be the premier point of information for the game. It will be updated regularly with news and specials. The site also includes concept art and a discussion board. Interested players have the opportunity to apply for a coveted spot in the exclusive closed alpha testing program that will start months prior to the release.
"This trailer gives a first glance at the vision we all share. We have assembled a team of professionals to create a game that will set new standards for browser based multiplayer online games as well as satisfy the dreams of all trekkies who eagerly await," says Holger Broda Producer for Star Trek - Infinite Space.
Star Trek - Infinite Space is currently being developed by the award winning studio keen games based in Frankfurt, Germany.
Gameforge is the largest independent global provider of online games. Located in Karlsruhe, Germany, Gameforge offers 21 games in more than 50 languages and more than 200 million registered users worldwide. The Gameforge portfolio includes Metin2, the largest massively multiplayer online game in Europe and popular games such as OGame, Ikariam, Gates of Andaron, or Gladiatus. The Gameforge portal MMOGAME.COM integrates all Gameforge games in a comprehensive community network. Gameforge has won numerous awards, including “Technology Pioneer 2009” from the World Economic Forum and ”Entrepreneur of the Year 2008.” Ikariam won the German Computer Game Award 2009 in the “Best Browser Game” category. In 2010, Gameforge was awarded ”TOP JOB Employer of the Year” and titled one of the best employers of 2010 by the Great Place to Work® Institute Germany.
For more information about the company: www.gameforge.com
For more information about the games: www.mmogame.com
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About keen games
keen games is one of the leading independent video game developers in Germany. The Frankfurt based company is run by veterans of game development having successfully developed games for over 17 years. With keen games’ proprietary Multi-Platform Engine & Tools the company has developed games for nearly all past and all current generation consoles and platforms. The award winning games created by keen games stand out for their high accessibility and their deep gameplay.
More information at www.keengames.com
Ralf Adam, VP of Publishing, Gameforge
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