Tahadi a New MMO Games Provider, Beta Launched a Customized “Ragnarok” Game to the Arab World.

30 Jul, 2009

Tahadi-logoMassive multiplayer online game (MMOG or MMO)  is a type video games which is capable of supporting hundreds or thousands of players simultaneously and played over the Internet.  MMO games are becoming very popular recently across the world, but since many Games have many unsuitable characters and aspects to the culture and the religion of the Arab world, a new company called Tahadi which means “challenge” in Arabic has made its mission to customize the best of the MMO games to the Arab world in adherence with the Arabic and Islamic culture.

ragnarok-logoTahadi has recently beta launched in Arabic and English a customized version of one the most popular MMO role-playing games in the world Ragnarok, “there are no magicians and the dress code is suitable to the region” Tamer El-Nasser technical manager of Tahadi told ArabCrunch.

Islam considers magic to be an act of blasphemy.

Ragnarok is based on the myths of the ancient Vikings. Players can create characters and venture off alone or in groups and explore the wide and wondrous virtual world of Rune-Midgard. This fully 3D digital world is filled with landscapes, deep dungeons filled with creatures, and cities and towns.

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In Ragnarok, Players will gain strength and renown as they conquer the challenges of Rune-Midgard by engaging in numerous activities such as hunting, questing, crafting, player-vs-player combat, raiding dungeons, and laying sieges to guild houses.

To play the game the player has to install the free game client that has 1.2 GB of size. Tahdi has made the client available via : web download, Torrent download, or free delivery via Aramex, or the user can collect the game client’s DVD from any 700 Internet Cafés Tahdi has partnered with in Egypt.

El-Nasser said that one of the game advantages that they have what is called “game masters”- a 24 hours dedicated online team that provides help and support to the game players “this is not available on other sites.” El-Nasser said.

Tahadi Games which a subsidiary of the Maktoob Group of companies, plans to make money in the future from advertising and in game items purchase, however “Ragnarok” will be free for ever according to El-Nasser. The company also plans to launch more games tailored to the Arab world very soon.

Here is a live preview of Ragnarok:


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  1. Ruslan Trad  |  July 30th, 2009 at 5:15 PM #

    Tahadi link is broken:) You add this: http://ro.tahdi.com/ but the right link is http://ro.tahadi.com/ :) please repair him:)

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