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12/13/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

SOFIA, BULGARIA—December 12, 2012—Masthead Studios, a leading independent game developer, today announced that in partnership with PointMMO they will host Beta Key Giveaway contest for their upcoming shooter game GUNS and ROBOTS.

Fans of the GUNS and ROBOTS can get their hands on the online shooter and get an exclusive preview of what they will see later this year. The contest, held by PointMMO is live at http://www.pointmmo.com/giveaway/gunsandrobotsbeta/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=gandr-wall&utm_campaign=gunsandrobots

5,000 players can join the beta today and explore the demolishing world of GUNS and ROBOTS!

The closed beta test will give beta players a refreshing and dynamic atmosphere and creative map design to explore. With the start of the second wave of closed beta tests, the team is encouraging players to give feedback so the game can become what the community wants it to become!

Warm up your engines and feel the thrills this December!

About GUNS and ROBOTS

GUNS and ROBOTS is engaging free online shooter with inventive character design and an endless list of customization features. The game combines fun art with almost unlimited game play. The characters are able to move freely all over the maps, engage in battles, climb up the rankings and unlock various achievements. They will be able to choose their equipment from variety of weapons and over 150 different parts. The incredible battle mechanics combined with funny looking robots adds a whole new perspective to the genre.

Features of GUNS and ROBOTS:

•           Enjoyable and extremely funny online arena battles where you literally blast your way through. The game provides players with thrilling assortment of maps to explore and dominate. There are fun, breakable objects to shoot at all over the maps.

•           Customizable characters with wide variety of weapons and over 150 different parts. In GUNS and ROBOTS, the robots come in three module classes based on players' assembly and unlimited options

for character customization.

•           Adrenaline-pumping game play during many levels adding a new dimension to the TPS category. The different maps add fine mixture of thrill, speed and action to the game play.

•           Dynamic combat experience. Players can choose to line up for “death match”, race, “capture the flag” and other game mods engaging in high-level real-time combat.

•           Custom designed arena to test the look, movements and weapons of each robot configuration. BIG or Burn-In Garage provides each player the option to build his character from scratch to the ultimate killing machine and test their shooting skills while assembling their robot.

•           Team up with friends and fight together against other players

•           Pinpoint enemies with multiple weapons simultaneously. Thousands of potential combinations per weapon allow players to fine – tune their arsenal according to their game play preferences.

•           Best of all, GUNS and ROBOTS is Free to Play

For more information about GUNS and ROBOTS, please visit: http://www.play-gar.com/ or http://www.facebook.com/GUNSandROBOTS

About PointMMO

PointMMO was founded in 2012 to address the market need for a dedicated digital distribution and publishing platform for MMO games. With a veteran team from the MMO industry and digital distribution industry, PointMMO is backed by a group of private investors that are passionate about gamers and the experience they have playing MMO games. For more information, please visit: www.PointMMO.com

About Masthead Studios

Masthead Studios is an independent game development studio focusing on innovative and quality games bringing to its fans enjoyable entertainment experience. The company was founded in 2005 with focus on the MMORPG genre. The primary goal of the studio has grown into making high quality, original and fun games for various platforms.  The team consists of highly experienced and dedicated talents with fresh ideas. The headquarters of Masthead Studios are in the emerging technology hub of Sofia, Bulgaria. For more information, please visit

www.mastheadstudios.com

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