MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, June 10th 2010. Award-winning independent game developer Guild Software(tm) Inc has announced an upcoming native port of their 3D MMORPG title, Vendetta Online(tm), to the Google(r) Android(tm) OS.
Currently being implemented for the NVIDIA(r) Tegra(tm)mobile processor, the space-based game features a rich backstory and intense realtime combat.
“We’ve very excited to be among the first to bring a PC-style MMO experience to a low-power, mobile platform with amazing battery life,” said John Bergman, CEO of Guild Software. “The potential for people to enjoy an engaging multiplayer game while relaxing outside, or waiting on a subway, could represent a compelling new use-case for these highly portable devices.”
The Android(tm) port of Vendetta Online is currently intended to target higher performance tablet, smartbook and netbook type devices, utilizing higher-resolution displays. Public availablility of Vendetta Online for Android is expected later in the year. Additionally, an Android(tm) build target will be included with an upcoming version of the NAOS Engine(tm), Guild Software’s proprietary MMO middleware which powers Vendetta Online.
Representatives of Guild Software will be available at E3 Expo 2010. For more information about the upcoming Android(tm) port of Vendetta Online,
Vendetta Online is a 3D space combat MMORPG for Windows, Mac and Linux. This MMO permits thousands of players to interact as the pilots of spaceships in a vast universe. Users may build their characters in any direction they desire, becoming rich captains of industry, military heroes, or outlaws. A fast-paced, realtime “twitch” style combat model gives intense action, coupled with the backdrop of RPG gameplay in a massive online galaxy. Three major player factions form a delicate balance of power, with several NPC sub-factions creating situations of economic struggle, political intrigue and conflict. The completely persistent universe and detailed storyline add to the depth of immersion, resulting in a unique online experienc