PARIS, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- After the overwhelming success of its first MMORPG on the App Store, topping the charts in its first week, Gameloft is pleased to announce today that Order & Chaos Online has generated $1 million in revenue 20 days after being released for iPhone and iPad. To ensure the level of enthusiasm among players remains high, Gameloft plans to massively expand on the game with the first update scheduled for this June.
"We knew that this first real MMORPG experience for iPhone and iPad would meet the quality standards our customers want," said Gonzague de Vallois, senior vice-president of Publishing for Gameloft. "We are pleased to know that our customers have embraced our innovative business model, and we are anxious to further enrich the gaming experience with this first update, which is eagerly anticipated by our fans."
Notable additions in the first free update of the game will include new quests, a dedicated chat channel for each language as well as a server migration service. Future updates currently in development, including new dungeons and PvP (Player vs Player) arenas allowing players to battle against each other in a dedicated area, will be added to enhance the game. Regular updates will ensure that this ambitious title becomes the benchmark MMORPG for smartphones and tablets.
Order & Chaos Online is available for $6.99, which includes a three-month subscription. After three months, players can renew their subscription for $0.99 for one month, $1.99 for three months or $2.99 for six months.
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