Most game developers celebrate their game's one year anniversary by adding neat little items, such as pets, item perks, maybe bonus exp, what have you. How does Spacetime Studios celebrate the one year anniversary of their mobile MMORPG, Pocket Legends? By making their game content free of charge.
Normally, premium dungeons in Pocket Legends require the player to purchase Platinum points, the in-game currency used by the studio, in order to access them. During the celebration, however, a number of these dungeons will be open to the public, and free of charge. That's hours of free play time, all at no cost to the player!
To further promote this occassion, Spacetime Studios posted up a video on the youtubes advertising the deal, starring Cinco Barnes.
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Spend enough time around town with me, and eventually you'll see me pull out my phone to play a game. There are a few games on my Captivate at the moment, but the one I am most obsessed with, the one that keeps me from paying attention at intersections (not when I'm driving of course) is Pocket Legends.
I found out about Pocket Legends from a talk at GDC, where the creative director of SpaceTime Studios discussed why they decided to built a mobile MMO at this particular time. While the answer is fascinating, so is what happened in the audience: More than one person pulled out their phone while he was talking and downloaded the game. Suddenly there were little eagles and bears running around killing zombies.
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