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Jagex Games Studio

Jagex Games Studio

September 16, 2010 10:00 ET

Dungeon Devotees Rejoice at the Release of Undercroft

RuneScape Creators, Jagex, Unveil Their First Free Role-Playing Game for iPhone and iPod Touch

CAMBRIDGE, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - September 16, 2010) -  Jagex Games Studio, creators of RuneScape, the world's most popular free-to-play MMORPG, have today published Undercroft for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Undercroft is a free dungeon-themed role-playing game (RPG) with an extensive amount of gameplay. In Undercroft, players will command a party of heroes, mastering skills and spells to lead their group to victory and defeat their enemies.

"We are very excited to announce the launch of Undercroft for iPhone and iPod Touch," said Jagex's Chief Operations Officer, Rob Smith. "Undercroft is an extremely rich RPG with a very classic and casual style of game play. Players can enjoy well over 20 hours of gaming, taking control of a band of heroes who must battle through a fantasy world full of magic and monsters, completing many quests and side-quests. It will appeal to all fans of role-play adventure games and beyond. We've decided to launch the full game for free so everyone can enjoy this game as much as we do, every time we play it."

Key game features include:

  • An extensive mobile game with a classic, retro feel
  • More than 20 hours of gameplay with excellent re-play potential
  • Intricate plot, with dozens of quests and additional side-quests
  • Turn-based combat system for strategic moves as well as fast attacks
  • 5 hero classes -- Warrior, Mage, Priest, Summoner and Assassin
  • Interact with more than 750 items
  • Over 60 enemies to defeat

Undercroft is free to download and play, and is available today from the Apple App Store.

For further information and game guides for Undercroft, visit www.undercroft.com

To discover more high quality free mobile and online games, visit www.jagex.com and create your free Jagex account today.

About Jagex -- Just About the Game Experience

Jagex Games Studio is a world-leading developer of high quality browser-based games and is the largest independent games developer and publisher in the UK -- with 400 staff across two studios in Cambridge, England. 

Jagex has a long-standing reputation for creating the world's best online games by developing hugely popular, high quality, accessible, free-to-play games and for providing an unbeatable community experience for millions of players around the world.

Jagex has developed and self-published over 40 online titles including the world's most popular free MMORPG, RuneScape.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    UK
    Adam Tuckwell
    Head of Communications
    Jagex Games Studio
    Tel: +44 (0)844 588 6607
    Email: adam.tuckwell@jagex.com

    USA
    Catharine Neblett
    Barokas Public Relations for Jagex Games Studio
    Tel: 206-344-3140
    Email: jagex@barokas.com