Websites will be judged on originality, design layout, functionality and content. Full rules and regulations will be announced on July 1st, but in the mean time NovaLogic has released a ‘Web Design Kit’ containing specific art assets from the game, to help people get started. The Web Design Kit can be downloaded from www.jointopsthegame.com. Assets in the kit include screenshots, vehicles, characters, weapons, logos and box art.
In addition to the US contest, a European Fan Site Contest will also run in parallel for budding designers in Europe.
All winners will be announced in early August and their sites will be given full recognition as ‘Official Joint Ops Web Sites’, with special logos and promotion on www.novalogic.com and www.novaworld.com.
Set in Indonesia in the near future, Joint Ops is the largest multiplayer Modern Combat FPS game ever released. Developed using NovaLogic’s enhanced Black Hawk™ engine, with superior multiplayer technology, Joint Ops lets gamers play revolutionary 150 player games, across vast terrains online over NovaWorld.
Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising will be in stores from June 16th, 2004 on PC CD ROM. For more information on the game, or to download the Web Design Kit, visit the Joint Ops web site: www.jointopsthegame.com.
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