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GamersGate and Runic join hands, spread love

Posted by: Chad at 11/13/2009 3:08 PM
Maybe not love but it's a start.  Runic has inked a deal with GamersGate for the service to digitally distribute its titles.  Basically, this just means that you can now buy Torchlight at the GamersGate web site.  Well done, guys.  Options are always good!



GamersGate Adds Runic Games to Online Catalog
Torchlight Now Available
 
NEW YORK – November 13, 2009 – GamersGate, the online retailer with the largest selection of games available for digital download on the web, today confirmed that it has partnered with Runic Games to distribute titles worldwide.  The partnership kicked off with the recent release of Torchlight, Runic’s recently released action-RPG.

“It is a top priority for us to identify key retail opportunities as a growing publisher,” said the CEO of Runic Games, Max Schaefer. “GamersGate offers a quick and easy solution to purchase games and we’re happy to be on board.”

“Torchlight is a fantastic game and it’s an excellent addition to the catalog,” added Theodore Bergquist, CEO of GamersGate. “We’re constantly looking for great publisher partners and Runic definitely falls into that category.”

For more information, or to purchase Torchlight, please visit www.gamersgate.com and follow @GamersGate on twitter.

About GamersGate
GamersGate is a leading digital distribution platform creating easily accessible gaming experiences for gamers worldwide – anytime, anywhere. Viewed as a strong contender in the digital download arena, GamersGate continues to redefine the download industry and future strategies including the launch of several accompanying services and comprehensive tools, in addition to an aggressively growing product portfolio from a wide range of internationally recognized publishers. http://www.gamersgate.com

About Runic Games, Inc.
Runic Games is a developer of PC-based entertainment software, designing games that focus on quality, approachability, and fun. Runic Games is staffed by a team with experienced members, including leads on "Diablo," "Diablo II," "Diablo II: Lord of Destruction," "Fate," "Hellgate: London" and "Mythos." Runic Games is located in Seattle, Washington, United States.