Shadowrun Universe Website Launches!

With the Shadowrun Return Kickstarter wrapping up, www.shadowrununiverse.com launches as the new locale to house the community excitement around all things Shadowrun.

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“I’ve been in gaming for a very long time, and been in the industry for a good long time as well,” said Randall Bills, Managing Developer for Catalyst Game Labs. “And in that time there’s been a pile of situations where the gaming community has brought a huge smile to my face with their excitement and enthusiasm. Yet the last few weeks watching Shadowrun Returns unfold has been one of the crowning achievements of watching what a passionate and dedicated community can accomplish. I’m honored to play a small part in what you’ve all achieved. Thank you.”

Along with Harebrained Schemes and Cliffhanger Productions, Catalyst Game Labs is excited to launch the Shadowrun Universe website: a single location for any one that loves the setting, from tabletop to computer games, fiction to art…any fan can find a place to talk about their favorite exploits in the Sixth World.

Check it out!

Catalyst Game Labs

Catalyst Game Labs is dedicated to producing high quality games and fiction that mesh sophisticated game mechanics with dynamic universes-all presented in a form that allows beginning players and long-time veterans to easily jump into our games and fiction readers to enjoy our stories even if they don’t know the games.

Catalyst Game Labs is an imprint of InMediaRes Productions, LLC, which specializes in electronic publishing of professional fiction. This allows Catalyst to participate in a synergy that melds printed gaming material and fiction with all the benefits of electronic interfaces and online communities, creating a whole-package experience for any type of player or reader. Find Catalyst Game Labs online at www.catalystgamelabs.com.

Harebrained Schemes

Harebrained Schemes is a small group of wildly talented people, crammed into a closet, making whatever cool thing inspires us next. Lead by serial entrepreneur Jordan Weisman; founder of FASA, Virtual World Entertainment, FASA Interactive, Wizkids, 42 Entertainment, Smith & Tinker, and creator of BattleTech / MechWarrior, Shadowrun, and Crimson Skies, the Harebrained team is a combination of seasoned veterans and fresh talent. Harebrained Schemes first game, called Crimson Steam Pirates, was published by Bungie Aerospace last year and remains one of Apples benchmark games for iOS. Find Harebrained Schemes online at www.harebrained-schemes.com

Cliffhanger Productions

Cliffhanger Productions is an interactive entertainment company that creates free-to-play games for a new generation of players. Cliffhanger games combine the accessibility of social and browser games with the depth and excitement of traditional games. We care about graphics and immersion. We care about story. We care about deep and satisfying gameplay. We care about what gamers want. Our first online product Jagged Alliance Online was critically acclaimed for raising bar for the quality of browser games and we aim to do even better on Shadowrun Online. Find our more at www.shadowrun.com or visit www.cliffhanger-productions.com