From Sage Fusion 2, Kidalang succeeds getting award in two different categories, first place in Roleplaying and Strategy category also best HTML 5 based game in Tizen App Challenge, Barcelona Spain.
There is one more Indonesian developer who gets achievement in international level. This time it’s Kidalang’s turn, developer who is based in Bandung succeeds in getting the first place in Tizen App Challenge competition which is held in Barcelona, Spain, together with Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014 on last February 2014. From the game developed, Sage Fusion 2 Kidalang succeeds getting award in two different categories, first place in Roleplaying and Strategy category also best HTML 5 based game.
As information, Tizen is a new platform developed by Samsung, to be used in their gadgets later. During MWC 2014, Samsung just introduces Gear 2 and Gear 3 which use that platform, which later will be followed with other gadgets. Tizen App Challenge has been held since last July to December 2013, and divided into two main categories, Game and Non Game.
Total prize provided by Samsung is tempting enough, worth US $4,04 million (more than IDR 40 billion) which is distributed to 54 winners from nine categories competed. For this success, Kidalang gets the prize worth US $250,000 (approximately IDR 3 billion). The details is, US $200,000 is obtained from winning Roleplaying and Strategy category, plus US $50,000 obtained by becoming one of best 10 HTML 5 games.
Before later prepared for Tizen platform, Sage Fusion 2 itself has been released for iOS and Blackberry Z10. Game which setting is taken in futuristic world is about a business man adventure and his bodyguard into underground world to get back their stolen spaceship after falling in center of city. Their effort is not as easy as turning palm because it triggers conspiracy from many parties, from the government to military. The fight system in this game is using turn based system, which is completed with various side quest that can be met.
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