Pirate Galaxy: Draconis Update Released
Hamburg, 26 November 2010. PIRATE GALAXY, the award-winning space pirate MMO from Splitscreen Studios, today received a major update. The update encompasses numerous enhancements and many new features, along with a large supply of entirely new game content. The most prominent expansion is the long-awaited Draconis star system. Under the trinary suns of Draconis, the story climaxes and brings the players to a new level of understanding of their arch enemy, the alien Mantis. Many surprising revelations and new mysteries await those who can master the challenges of Draconis.

Also new is a vast array of new weapons, equipment and ships. New Clan ships and Clan ship enhancements can be foraged by clan members to bolster their Clan's conquest strength. On top of that, the new League System enables ongoing competition among players of comparable combat strength, and rewards players who make it to the top of their respective league. The new Achievement System tracks player progress during their space pirate career, breaking their achievements down into smaller milestones and rewarding each milestone along the way. The new Bounty PVP feature is about hunting and killing rival players throughout the game universe. The more fugitives a player hunts down, the more bounty he will accumulate on his own head, making him a prime target for other bounty hunters.

The Item Shop has also been revised, now offering new Premium Memberships that provide the benefit of relieving players of the need of farming energy to fuel their ships and items. Splitscreen Studios is rolling out the update today and invites players and MMO enthusiasts worldwide to come try the new features and unravel the secrets of Draconis!

ABOUT PIRATE GALAXY
PIRATE GALAXY is a next-generation online game from Splitscreen Studios. In PIRATE GALAXY, you take the role of a daring space pilot as you set out to fight alien transport ships and loot the cargo they are carrying. Team up with your friends to solve challenging missions and unravel a fascinating story. Explore the galaxy, enhance your starship with stolen technology, and become the most feared space pirate of all time!

The game features astounding 3D graphics and special effects. It is set in a vast game universe with countless star systems and planets. Starships are fully customizable and offer many upgrade options. The game also stands out for its challenging mission designs that go far beyond other games of this genre.

More information is available on www.pirategalaxy.com.

ABOUT SPLITSCREEN STUDIOS
Splitscreen Studios GmbH develops, operates and publishes next-generation online games and virtual worlds. Splitscreen's portfolio includes a number of ground breaking game titles, including the acclaimed PIRATE GALAXY. Splitscreen is the technology leader in browser-based massively multiplayer games. Leveraging an innovative technology platform, Splitscreen's games feature high resolution 3D graphics and can be played directly inside a web browser. Splitscreen works with leading games portals worldwide, including Gamigo, Hi5, and Aeria Games and is constantly expanding its network of partners. Splitscreen Studios GmbH was founded in 2008 and is based in Hamburg, Germany.

More information is available on www.splitscreenstudios.com
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