Age of Conan is poised to launch the first expansion, Rise of the Godslayer. In celebration, devs will be hosting a live XFire demonstration of the expansion on Thursday, April 29th. Grab more details below:
Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer' live broadcast demonstration on Xfire
- Funcom developers to present Age of Conan expansion live on Xfire this week -
Durham, USA - April 27th, 2010 - Funcom and Xfire are proud to announce a unique live gameplay demonstration of 'Rise of the Godslayer' - the upcoming expansion for the massively multiplayer online role-playing game 'Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures'. The demo is set to air live on Thursday April 29th at 12:00pm PDT / 3:00pm EDT / 9:00PM CET. The live demo will be streamed directly onto the Xfire.com website and will include never-before-seen content and gameplay played and presented by the developers and designers themselves.
"'Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer' is now very close to launch and we are very excited to share our view of the expansion with the world through Xfire," says Game Director and Executive Producer Craig Morrison who will be hosting the live demonstration together with other expansion leads. "We are very happy to be working with Xfire, the last time we presented our game with them we reached thousands of viewers and the feedback from the community was great. We look forward to showing off more of the new gameplay and locations found in 'Rise of the Godslayer this Thursday'."
The live session will be streamed live to Xfire.com where it will be freely available for everyone to access. During the live session, the developers will talk about the expansion in general as well as describing what is happening on-screen as the developers fight their way through the world. There will also be a live question and answer session immediately following the content broadcast.
"We couldn't be more thrilled to have the Funcom team back on Xfire," says Matt Gilman, VP of Marketing at Xfire. "The Xfire Live Broadcast is a unique medium for publishers to show off their new games and Funcom has helped lead the way in bringing this new type of promotion to the masses."
'Rise of the Godslayer' is the first expansion to 'Age of Conan' and will launch on May 11th, 2010. The expansion introduces the player to the lands of Khitai with several new world regions filled with new dungeons, quests and rewards. 'Rise of the Godslayer' will also introduce new gameplay such as alternate advancement, factions and even new mounts that plays an integral part of the storyline. You can pre-order the expansion on http://www.ageofconan.com .
Sounds like a lot of fun! You going?