Reykjavik, December 22, 2010 - Gogogic announces the launch of the social massively multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) Vikings of Thule on hi5.
‘hi5 is a perfect platform for a game like Vikings of Thule. We like to describe it as one of the few fully immersive MMORPGs that is available on the social networks. It has always been our aim for Vikings of Thule to create an authentic and immersive experience based on the Viking age and use social features to enhance the gameplay. With this release, players can fight, trade and chat within the game across social networks as the game is on a single shard. That is unique for a MMORPG social game.,´says Jonas Antonsson, the CEO of Gogogic.
In Vikings of Thule, players will have to fight bravely and manage resources carefully in order to climb up the social ladder in the harsh Viking society on the remote and harsh island of Thule. Only the most skilled, cunning and respected Vikings will be chosen to join the ancient parliament, the Althingi.
When it is time to settle the score on who is the ultimate Viking Chief, players can enter the local battle arena and duel in the unique live player versus player system against both online players and in a single player mode. The battle arena features a random duel option that uses a sophisticated AI to find and match the player against a rival with similar skills. Alternatively, a player can choose to fight against the game‘s advanced AI system through single player dueling. An in-game chat system available in the battle arena enables players to communitcate with other players globally. With this release a comprehensive tutorial will be added to the game, making iteven more accessible to new players who want to unleash their inner Viking.
How to play Vikings of Thule
To play Viking of Thule for free on hi5, visit: http://www.hi5.com/friend/apps/entry/vikingsofthule/
More information on Vikings of Thule is available on http://www.gogogic.com/vikingsofthule
Headquartered in Reykjavík, Iceland, Gogogic eh f – http://www.gogogic.com/ was created by a group of passionate gamers to build and introduce new and innovative social games on a variety of platforms including social networks, the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The company’s mission is to grow and become an exciting, influential provider of innovative and emerging gaming experiences while crossing platforms to enhance each release.
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Chief Marketing Officer
Tel: +354 534 7700