TurnOut Ventures Limited has joined forces with developer Typhoon Games Studio to unfurl Ben 10 Omniverse: Rise of Heroes. This title is looked upon as the premier multiplayer online game based upon the Cartoon Network series known as Ben 10. The original animated series follows Ben Tennyson, Gwen and Grandpa Max as they embark on various adventures after Ben discovers a mysterious device called the Omnitrix.
Players get into the shoes of a student attending Bellwood Elementary School and is seen trapped in a strange universe. They will have the ability to morph into any one of the three alien creatures when the Omnitrix overloads. Gamers will however be guided throughout a series of challenges by the likes of Ben, Gwen and Grandpa Max. The captivating scenario takes place between Ben 10 and Ben 10: Alien Force and is penned by one of the TV series’ original writers. Players will have to traverse into odd yet perilous terrains as they fight foes in order to obtain experience and absorb new alien DNA. The latter enables them to transform into various powerful alien forms, each with their own special abilities.
“We are excited to be able to offer our fans a unique Ben 10 experience that lets them take an active role in deciding Ben’s action-packed adventures. For Turner brands such as Cartoon Network, our goal is to go beyond just entertaining TV programs to providing engaging content wherever and whenever kids want to experience our characters and stories. Ben10.net and our Cartoon Network websites are increasingly becoming the entertainment destination for kids. We’re focused on driving the expansion of our digital platforms through various initiatives, including multiple MMOGs and casual games to be launched throughout 2010 and beyond,” explained Benjamin Grubbs, Regional Director, Interactive Media, Turner Entertainment Networks Asia Inc. and General Manager, TurnOut Ventures Limited.
In Ben 10 Omniverse: Rise of Heroes, players can customize and build different alien combinations. Teamwork strategy can also be employed while conquering otherwise impassable zones as well as defeating strong enemies in the game. They can go head-to-head with other players situated anywhere across the globe in various game challenges. Avatars become stronger by trading skills and powers with them as well. There is an emoticon-based in-game communication system embedded into the game for younger players while the older ones can take advantage of the in-game chat feature. Powerful items and special skills can also be acquired from the in-game Item Mall.
Players can dive into the Online Game Ben 10 Omniverse: Rise of Heroes by going to Ben 10.net. This offering has already made its way into Australia and Hong Kong and is expected to unfurl across other Asia Pacific markets within the course of the year.