Stillfront: eRepublik Labs launches its new game “Game of Trenches – WW1”

eRepublik Labs, a subsidiary of Stillfront Group AB launches its fifth mobile historical Strategy MMO, “Game of Trenches – WW1” today on iOS and Android.

Building on a new generation of its historical strategy MMO game engine and the success of its four previously released games in the genre and a successful soft launch, eRepublik Labs will launch “Game of Trenches – WW1”, worldwide today on the Apple App Store and on the Google Play store. The game is a World War 1 themed mobile strategy MMO that includes improved 3D graphics with a more casual graphical theme and several new features such as map exploration via a fog of war, or live battles on the world map that can be retreated from or joined by any other player from around the world.

 “I am proud of the eRepublik Labs team, this is now the 5th game we launch in the past four years in the historical mobile strategy MMO genre. We have made major improvements not only to the look and feel for this type of game but also in new, accessible, yet deep new gameplay features. We hope we will delight our players again with “Game of Trenches – WW1” says Alexis Bonte, co-founder and CEO of eRepublik Labs, who also recently became the Group COO of Stillfront.

“eRepublik Labs has become a reference in the strategy game genre. Now with its fifth game, the team keeps raising the bar with each one of their new releases. For “Game of Trenches – WW1” they are not only launching a new game but also rolling out new version of their successful strategy MMO engine. This brings significant graphical and gameplay improvements to a genre that with strong live ops, engages one of the most loyal player bases in gaming” says Jörgen Larsson, CEO of Stillfront.

eRepublik Labs has a strong track record for historically themed strategy MMO’s on mobile. “War and Peace: American Civil War”, launched in October 2017 is eRepublik Labs most successful mobile game to date and is one of the top grossing strategy games in multiple markets on the Google Play Store. Its other main multiplayer live games are eRepublik.com (Browser) that launched in 2007, “Word at War WW2”, “Age of Lords” and “Tactical Heroes Platoons.” 

THE EREPUBLIK LABS STORY

eRepublik Labs is an independent team of veteran game crafters that are passionate about history and strategy. All have worked on games that have reached millions of players. eRepublik Labs is now part of an alliance of twelve near-autonomous studios in Stillfront Group. “Game of Trenches – WW1” is eRepublik Labs fifth live multiplayer strategy game. Previous games by eRepublik Labs are all highly rated by a very engaged community of strategy and history fans. eRepublik Labs is also the studio behind the critically acclaimed “Twin Shooter – Invaders”, winner of Pocket Gamer Silver award and the maker of free to play browser pioneer eRepublik.com. More information on eRepublik Labs can be found at www.erepubliklabs.com

For additional information, please contact:

Jörgen Larsson, CEO, Stillfront Group
Phone: +46 70 321 18 00
E-mail: jorgen@stillfront.com

This information is information that Stillfront Group AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out above, at 10.00 CEST on 13 June 2019. 

About Stillfront

Stillfront is a global group of gaming studios and a market leader in the free-to-play online strategy games genre. Our diverse and exciting games portfolio has two common themes; loyal users and long lifecycle games. Organic growth and carefully selected and executed acquisitions embody our growth strategy and our 600 co-workers thrive in an organisation that engenders the spirit of entrepreneurship. Our main markets are the US, Germany, MENA, France and UK. We are headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and the company is listed on Nasdaq First North Premier. 

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