Web-based massively multiplayer online
games are the new trend these days. In their efforts to reach as many
players as possible (and to duplicate RuneScape's success), developers
of MMOGs have turned to the browsers as their next source of
inspiration. The latest game to arise from this trend is Pirate Galaxy,
an online dog-fighting game from the developers at Splitscreen Studios.
Ten Ton Hammer has nabbed a pair of screenshots from their upcoming
game, along with their introductory press release. Enjoy!
developer Splitscreen Studios™ today
revealed their upcoming massively multiplayer game, PIRATE GALAXY.
GALAXY is a space combat game set in the distant future. Board your
starship and join thousands of other players as you fight to break free
from the tyranny of ruthless alien oppressors. The actionpacked 3D
dogfights on exotic planets provide breathtaking excitement, while the
easy to learn controls keep the game fun and accessible.
start with a modestly equipped spaceship, fighting to collect valuable
crystals that you can use to upgrade, repair and customize your ship.
Explore far away worlds as your ship becomes more robust and powerful.
While the game is completely free to play, certain upgrades to your
ship can be voluntarily purchased through the game's integrated shop
PIRATE GALAXY is based
on Splitscreen's revolutionary
technology platform and guarantees an “instant
action” experience. The
game can be played directly from a web-browser; no software download or
installation is required. The swift registration process, streamlined
interface and seamlessly integrated turorial ensure that the game
appeals to beginners and experienced gamers alike.
features breakthrough 3D graphics with astonishing visual effects that
push the envelope in the browser-based games segment. The advanced
DirectX-based rendering engine supports all common graphics cards,
dynamically adapting the graphical level of detail to the capacities of
the computer that the game runs on. This ensures an optimal playing
experience even on less powerful PCs. PIRATE GALAXY is currently under
development and scheduled for release later this year. More information
is available for members of the press at www.pirategalaxy.com.