New York, NY - June 22, 2009 - FALLEN EARTH, LLCannounced today that the post-apocalyptic massively multiplayeronline game (MMO) Fallen Earth will partner with the leadingdownload service from IGN -FilePlanet- to increase the number ofparticipants in the Beta session while allowing the developmentteam to confirm launch capabilities of the networkinfrastructure.
\"The past few months have really helped the team solidify thegameplay and performance for Fallen Earth and we are ready to putthe pressure on our servers to ensure they are ready for launch,\"said Colin Dwan, Project Manager for Fallen Earth. \"FilePlanetbrings the community and download capabilities necessary for astrong stress test, allowing us to focus on fixing the remainingbugs and to prepare for a successful launch.\"
FilePlanet is a video game download service that provides freegame patches, mod files and media downloads (game demos, trailers)to its users. FilePlanet was launched and is run by GameSpy, asubsidiary of IGN Entertainment, and is one of the most visitedvideo game download sites on the Internet. For more information,visit www.fileplanet.com.
IGN Entertainment, a unit of Fox Interactive Media, Inc., is aleading Internet media and services provider focused on thevideogame and entertainment enthusiast markets. Collectively, IGN'sproperties reached more than 35 million unique users worldwide inthe month of February 2009, according to Internet audiencemeasurement firm comScore Media Metrix. IGN's network ofvideogame-related properties (IGN.com, GameSpy, FilePlanet,TeamXbox, Direct2Drive and others), is one of the Web's leadingvideogame information destinations and attracts one of the largestconcentrated audiences of young males on the Internet. IGN alsoowns and operates the popular movie-related website, RottenTomatoes and one of the leading male lifestyle Websites,AskMen.com. In addition, IGN provides technology for online gameplay in videogames. IGN is headquartered in the San Francisco BayArea, with offices throughout the U.S. and in Montreal. 153554b96e