San Diego-based Sony Online Entertainment, the online gaming unit of Sony, and Sir Richard Branson and Deepak Chopra's Virgin Comics said Thursday that they are launching a new masiively multiplayer online video game for the PC based on Ramayan 3392 A.D. The new multiplayer online game, which will be available initially for a PC, will take the characters and settings from the comic Ramayan 3392 A.D. into a MMO game. Ramayan 3392 A.D. is a retelling of the Sanskrit Ramayana tale, re-cast in a science-fiction, futuristic setting. Sony Online Entertainment and Virgin Comics said that Virgin Comics will serve as a creative consultant on the project. Sony Online Entertainment is the publisher of the popular EverQuest and PlanetSide online multiplayer games.
Top NewsFriday, August 10, 2007
Sony Online Entertainment, Virgin Comics Launch MMO