Megarom Interactive, ostensibly the country’s biggest video game distributor has confirmed it’s managed to secure the rights to distribute Square-Enix published games in South Africa. This comes just weeks after the company announced it had managed to wrest the Codemasters’ licence away from its previous distributors – increasing their broad spectrum even further.
For full details, hit the jump for a the press release.
Johannesburg, South Africa – March 28, 2011 Square Enix today announced that Megarom Interactive (Pty) Ltd, has been appointed as its distribution partner for Square Enix’s new releases for the South African market. These will include a wealth of highly anticipated brand titles such as TACTICS OGREâ„¢: Let Us Cling Togetherâ„¢, DUNGEON SIEGEâ„¢ III, DEUS EX: HUMAN REVOLUTIONâ„¢, FINAL FANTASYÂ® XIII-2, and DISSIDIAÂ®012 [duodecim]â„¢ FINAL FANTASY.
Megarom is thrilled to be able to bring Square Enix’s new releases to South Africa. This appointment certainly cements Megarom’s position as the leading distributor of interactive video games in South Africa. Megarom pride themselves on bringing quality entertainment to its consumers and Square Enix titles certainly build on that philosophy.
Key to Megarom Interactive’s strategy since its inception over 10 years ago has been to be a totally focused gaming products distributor and to only represent interactive gaming publishers with long standing reputations of producing high quality titles that the gamers know and trust and will always support at retail. Square Enix fits Megarom’s distribution model perfectly. We are exceptionally proud to form this important partnership to bring new and exciting Square Enix titles to gamers in South Africa.
Dungeon Siege III
In DUNGEON SIEGE III, players assume the role of one of four legionnaires in the crumbling kingdom of Ehb, fighting for the sake of their fallen comrades. Conflict is constant and decisions have lasting consequences, allowing players to dictate the outcome of the tale. Do battle as a lone hero or fight alongside up to three friends and, thanks to robust AI, DUNGEON SIEGE III’s co-op multiplayer mode allows players to seamlessly drop in and out of battle without interrupting the action or impacting the campaign.
Deus Ex: Human Revolution
The return of one of the most critically-acclaimed video game franchises of all time, DEUS EX: HUMAN REVOLUTION is an action RPG that offers open-ended, hybrid gameplay. Telling the story of Adam Jensen, a man cybernetically augmented against his choice who finds himself in the middle of a global conspiracy to which he holds the key, DEUS EX: HUMAN REVOLUTION is set in a near-future world where humanity is at a turning point. By offering players the chance to play the game in multiple and vastly different ways, DEUS EX: HUMAN REVOLUTION challenges the foundations of gaming and provides an immersive experience where every choice has a lasting consequence.
Last Updated: March 28, 2011