Be ready. Starz Digital Media, the digital and on -demand licensing arm of Starz will launch a new Facebook social game Spartacus : Vengeance The Game on January 27, the same day that the premiere of the new season at 10 pm et/pt.
Watch the video trailer here and “Like” the Game to participate to the private beta now. The game builds on the first Facebook Social game, Spartacus : The Game (originally names Spartacus : Gods of the Arena) launched in January 2011.
“The teaser video gives users a good overview of the new Spartacus: Vengeance The Game, which takes on a greater level of sophistication by adding new elements such as improved visuals, multi-fighter battles, a more robust game economy, advanced game progressions, and more varied strategic options.” said Mara Winokur, senior vice president, digital media, business development and strategy, Starz Media and lead executive for Starz Digital Media.
The new Facebook strategy Spartacus :Vengeance the Game is free to play and brings the player, a recently escaped slave, outside of the arena for a bunch of challenges and lead his own army of fighters. Your missions take you in a journey from Capua to Vesuvius. You have to get new warriors for your new army, liberate slaves and other prisoners and many more.
Separately from the game, the first full episode of Spartacus : Vengeance will be available online starting on January 20, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/spartacus.starz as well as through select affiliates.
including Comcast’s Xfinity TV (www.xfinitytv.com), DIRECTV (www.directv.com), DISH Network (www.DISHOnline.com) and Charter (www.charter.net). Users on the go can also view the first episode on Comcast’s Xfinity TV app (www.xfinity.com/tvapp) for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. In addition, AT&T U-verse, Comcast’s Xfinity, Charter and DIRECTV will sample the first episode on their respective Facebook pages.