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Artix Entertainment’s PVP MMO EpicDuel Announces Delta Release

On June 29, 2011, get ready for the biggest release in EpicDuel’s history; release features 3 new classes, 2v1 boss fights, new weapons, and more

LAND O'LAKES, FLORIDA - June 27, 2011– Artix Entertainment, a small, independent game development studio that creates hit F2P (Free-to-Play) download-free browser games played by over 130 million people, announced today its popular PVP MMO EpicDuel will be releasing a new Delta phase of the game this Wednesday, June 29 th, 2011.

EpicDuel is Artix Entertainment’s only PVP MMO game where players level up and climb leaderboards by battling against each other. Like AE’s other games, it is updated with weekly releases of new content such as new armors, weapons, quests, and areas. Delta will be the game’s biggest release to date; it will change the entire battle dynamic of EpicDuel.

In the new release, players will see the addition of three new class evolutions– these are upgraded (or evolved) versions of existing character classes with extra skills and abilities. Players will have to learn new strategies for playing and defeating players with these new classes. Also, Delta release will bring one of the most anticipated mechanics to the game: the all new 2v1 boss battle mechanic where for the first time, EpicDuel players will be able to team up with a friend to battle ultra-powerful bosses.? Aside from these battle-changing additions, the developers have also completely redesigned Fortune City (the main city in the game), and will be releasing a powerful new sword, new NPCs, a new achievement, and even some top-secret things that you’ll have to log in to see!

WHAT: EpicDuel’s biggest release ever

WHEN: Wednesday, June 29 th, 2011 at 6 PM EDT

WHO: The AE team and YOU!

WHERE: In-game at www.EpicDuel.com

Other Games from Artix Entertainment

Artix Entertainment offers many RPG and MMO titles, ranging from the fantasy realms of AdventureQuest, DragonFable, and the MMORPG AdventureQuest Worlds to the sci-fi galaxies of MechQuest, WarpForce, and EpicDuel, and the all new superhero MMORPG HeroSmash. Artix has enjoyed a high success rate in the past eight years with over 130 million accounts created for their games.

For more information about our games, please visit:

AdventureQuest Worlds at www.aq.com

DragonFable at www.dragonfable.com

EpicDuel at www.epicduel.com

HeroSmash at www.herosmash.com

MechQuest at www.mechquest.com

AdventureQuest at www.battleon.com

Artix Entertainment games at http://portal.battleon.com

and HeroMart at www.HeroMart.com

You can follow or friend Artix on…

Twitter: http://twitter.com/artixkrieger

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/artix

MySpace:? http://www.myspace.com/artixkrieger

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About Artix Entertainment

Artix Entertainment LLC, is a privately held, game development and publishing studio that specializes in creating online, browser-based, anime-style, role-playing Flash games with a distinctive visual style and high-quality game play. Artix has developed a range of games with storylines that are based in the fantasy, sci-fi, and adventure genre. Content within the games is updated on a weekly basis creating a compelling experience which keeps users coming back frequently for new content and story lines. Artix core offerings are three online RPG games: AdventureQuest, DragonFable, and MechQuest, and three MMORPGs: AdventureQuest Worlds, EpicDuel, and HeroSmash. Players can visit www.artix.com for more information.

Media Contacts

Daniel Vasile, Artix Entertainment, at dan@battleon.com.

Doug Mealy, Online Marketing and Public Relations, at dmealy@om-pr.com.??

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