Gong! Goal Or No Goal Available Now
October 23, 2008
SOCIAL NETWORKING INFILTRATES THE PLAYING FIELD AS ELEPHANT ENTERTAINMENT, A DIVISION OF THQ, AND SLEEPY GIANT ANNOUNCE
Free 3-Verses-3 Online Soccer Game is Now Live and Available at www.gongonline.com
A free kick in the grass is now available as Elephant Entertainment, a division of THQ, and Sleepy Giant announced GONG! Goal or No Goal, a free-to-play, fast-paced, 3-verses-3 multiplayer online soccer game, is now live and available for play at www.gongonline.com.
Delivering an exciting fusion of soccer, adventure and community, GONG! Goal or No Goal features a built-in Friends List and mail system for easy communication and areas that allow players to show off their in-game achievements.
“We are extremely excited to launch GONG! Goal or No Goal and appreciate the contributions our loyal players have made by participating in the beta test prior to this launch,” said Matthew Hannus, CEO of Sleepy Giant. “Our team has worked really hard in creating an outstanding multiplayer online soccer game for fans of this genre and we believe we’ve exceeded expectations by incorporating everything our community members wanted and more!”
“GONG! Goal or No Goal is a family-friendly game that promotes a unique community experience by integrating advanced online social networking into its core gameplay,” said Wim Stocks, president of Elephant Entertainment. “We are tremendously pleased with the job Sleepy Giant has done and look forward to launching a retail version with exclusive bonus content in the coming months.”
In addition to providing great online soccer fun, GONG! Goal or No Goal is also extremely customizable with hundreds of clothing and accessory items, as well as more than 100 unique skills players can use to enhance their gameplay experience. GONG! Goal or No Goal also offers daily quests and challenges for those who want to play during a short break. Brand new features include an interactive beach map, a community newspaper which players can contribute to and the opportunity to meet thousands of other players from around the world. Once in the game, players can also earn Star Points and Coins. Star Points are earned based upon player performance during matches and are used to customize and upgrade player avatars. Coins are earned as players participate in the online community and can be used to purchase rare in-game items or to participate in special events.
For additional information about GONG! Goal or No Goal, visit www.gongonline.com.