Join Thor in Super Hero Squad Online to Defend Asgard Against Loki and His Rampaging Horde!
SAN MATEO, Calif., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Does all of the excitement around Thor, a movie from Marvel Studios and Paramount Pictures, make you want to visit Asgard yourself? Now you can in Gazillion Entertainment’s family friendly massively multiplayer online game Super Hero Squad Online! With the new Asgard expansion, kids of all ages can take on the role of Classic Thor, Ultimate Thor, Valkyrie, or Gladiator Hulk. And since this free-to-play online Marvel kids game is accessible via all of the top web browsers; you can play as much as you want from wherever you want!
Super Hero Squad Online has an all new game world and missions to explore and conquer! Discover The World’s Tree and other landmarks in Asgard or battle through two brand new missions: “The Gods of Thunder” and “Freezer Burn.” Delve deep into the ferocious Fire Caverns or climb to the heights of the intimidating Ice Cliffs while demolishing armies of Rock Trolls and Fire Demons!
“The release of the Asgard expansion pack for Super Hero Squad Online fits perfectly with the recent nationwide release of the Thor feature film,” said Jason Robar, Vice President and Studio Manager for Gazillion Entertainment studio, The Amazing Society. “Fans can now go see Thor in action on the big screen then go home and join in all the epic adventures in a free-to-play MMO with their friends.”
“We couldn’t be more excited about the release of the Asgard Expansion pack,” said TQ Jefferson, VP of Games Production at Marvel Entertainment. “Being able to time our first post-launch content release with the nationwide release of the Thor feature film is very exciting, and fans can look forward to the release of even more content in the future. This is just the tip of the iceberg.”
About Gazillion Entertainment
Gazillion Entertainment is a privately held developer and publisher of free-to-play online games for all ages. Gazillion’s games feature revered brands and original properties, superior production quality and unmatched gameplay. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Gazillion has development studios in California and Washington. For more information on Gazillion and its studios please visit www.gazillion.com.
About Marvel Entertainment
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in licensing, entertainment (via Marvel Studios and Marvel Animation) and publishing (via Marvel Comics). Marvel’s strategy is to leverage its franchises in a growing array of opportunities around the world, including feature films, consumer products, toys, video games, animated television, direct-to-DVD and online. For more information visit www.marvel.com. Super Hero(es) is a co-owned registered trademark.
CONTACT: Keith Mutzman of Gazillion Entertainment, 1-650-532-1345
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