Browser-Based Free-to-Play Guitar Rhythm Game Features Live Multiplayer Online Battles
Hamburg, Germany (February 11th, 2010) – Acclaim announces the official European launch of the new multiplayer online game RockFREE with top casual gaming publisher Jaludo. RockFREE is a fun and addicting browser-based “Guitar Hero1” style game that can be played anywhere online for free! There is no download and the game is compatible with both PC and Mac.
Acclaim releases RockFREE in cooperation with Jaludo as the first launching partner in Europe. Casual gaming publisher Jaludo attracts millions of online gamers through several popular game portals around the world. With Jaludo’s expertise in the European casual gaming market and over 25 million unique online gamers per month, RockFREE will be exposed to a huge international audience of casual gamers that will get to experience this multiplayer guitar rhythm game with social features allowing them to easily connect with friends through their Facebook social network.
For the European release, RockFREE has been updated with significant game changes, additional social features, and an enhanced user interface.
- View Facebook profile pictures in the friends bar
- Publish News Feeds to your Facebook wall
- Send and receive gifts with other players
- Challenge players to beat your score on selected songs
- Team Modes: 2 teams, 3 teams, 4 teams, Boys vs. Girls
- Create a band with friends, become a VIP, and get more fans
RockFREE connects millions of players online through various socialization features in the game. Players from around the world can chat and walk around backstage, host their own rock clubs or join someone else’s club, and go on stage to play with real people (up to 8 rockers in a live multiplayer battle). It’s so easy to make new friends who share musical interests and rock out together!
The game features an incredible song library including over 50 licensed hits such as Free Bird, Iron Man, I Wanna Be Sedated, Nothing But A Good Time, and I Love Rock ‘N Roll. Players can also upload their own music for others to play.
About Acclaim Games
Based in Beverly Hills, California, Acclaim Games is a revolutionary company with a familiar name. In 2005 the cofounder of Activision, Howard Marks, purchased the company confident that the Acclaim name would surpass its former glory as one of America’s marquee brands. Today, Acclaim Games offers only the finest multiplayer online games for free with a focus on community, playability and most importantly fun. To learn more please visit www.acclaim.com.
Jaludo is one of the top casual gaming publishers in Holland. Jaludo publishes online gaming portals and online games. With a worldwide reach of over 25 million unique online gamers each month and solid growth, Jaludo is one of the larger gaming networks in the world. Jaludo runs 56 portals in over 24 countries worldwide with portals in Europe, North and South America and Asia.
1 “Guitar Hero” is a registered trademark of Activision, Inc.