PLANO, Texas, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KingsIsle's Pirate101 celebrates its first birthday, capping off an exciting year for the all-ages online game. Come to www.Pirate101.com both to celebrate our one-year birthday and to get in the Halloween spirit with all of our orange and white "ONE-o-Ween" decorations.
"This has been an exciting year for Pirate101 and all of us at KingsIsle," said Elie Akilian, CEO at KingsIsle Entertainment. "Pirate101 saw an impressive 5 million plus registered players, matching the highly successful Wizard101's player-base population in its first year."
To celebrate this exciting time Pirate101 has lined up a number of fun events and items including:
- All players receiving a free birthday hat by using the code "Pirate1st" at www.pirate101.com.
- Birthday banners, balloons, and present boxes that release colorful streamers can be found throughout Avery's Court and Skull Island.
- Exciting new offerings including the Haunted Galleon and seasonally themed eye patches.
- Spookier companions, like Bosun Budd the drowned zombie, will be sold at reduced prices in the Crown Shop around Halloween.
- Fan sites will be hosting contests to give away prizes and Crowns for the rest of October.
Yarr! It's a grand time to be a pirate! The wind is in our sails and a smashing-good carouse is happening in Pirate101, so steer your browser to www.Pirate101.com and come celebrate with us today!
About KingsIsle Entertainment, Inc.
KingsIsle Entertainment is a developer and publisher that specializes in creating high-quality online games which provide entertainment for the entire family. KingsIsle games have received numerous honors, including the Parent Tested Parent Approved Media Seal and recognition by the National Parenting Publications Awards. KingsIsle's first game, Wizard101, was named Best MMO of 2010 by Beckett Massive Online Gamer Magazine, Best Family MMO of the Decade by Massively.com and the #1 Best Family Game of 2009 by MMORPG.com. Pirate101 won MMORPG.com community choice Game of the Year in 2012. KingsIsle is headquartered in Plano, Texas, and has a development studio in Austin, Texas. Information about the company's games, which include core titles Wizard101 and Pirate101, can be found at http://www.kingsisle.com/corporate/products.
KingsIsle, Wizard101 and Pirate101 are trademarks or registered trademarks of KingsIsle Entertainment, Inc.
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