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Third HAWKEN: GENESIS Preview Debuts Exclusively on comiXology

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ARCHAIA AND Meteor Entertainment™ EXCLUSIVE!

The third installment of the digital-only issue for the HAWKEN: GENESIS series available exclusively through comiXology on Jan. 16, 2013

Los Angeles, CA (Jan. 16, 2013) – Following the successful launch of the free-to-play online video game HAWKEN in December, award-winning graphic novel publisher Archaia Entertainment and free-to-play video game publisher Meteor Entertainment are rewarding fans for their dedication and support by offering an exclusive, digital-only issue of HAWKEN: GENESIS for FREE.

This latest installment will only be made available through comiXology—the revolutionary digital comics platform—with no plans for a printed edition. Previous installments have offered an early look at chapters featured in Archaia’s forthcoming hardcover graphic novel, HAWKEN: GENESIS. The full-length original graphic novel is written by Jeremy Barlow with concept by Khang Le, story by Dan Jevons, and illustration by Kody Chamberlain, Federico Dallocchio, Nathan Fox, Michael Gaydos, Bagus Hutomo, Sid Kotian, Khang Le, Christopher Moeller, Alex Sanchez, Bill Sienkiewicz, and Francisco Ruiz Velasco. It will debut March 2013.

This exclusive short story is available across comiXology’s entire digital comics platform including the iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, and the Web. “No Witness So Dreadful” features story and cover by the game’s creator and creative director, Khang Le, with illustration by Hoang Nguyen and Kinsun Loh (Carbon Grey). It can be accessed through comiXology via this link: http://www.comixology.com/Hawken-Genesis-3/digital-comic/DIG002883.

HAWKEN is a free-to-play multiplayer mech first-person shooter developed by Adhesive Games and published by Meteor Entertainment. HAWKEN entered Open Beta on December 12, 2012 (12.12.12). HAWKEN creates an intense and enjoyable battle experience that captures the feeling of piloting a heavy war machine while keeping the action fast-paced and strategic. HAWKEN brings the quality of a AAA title to the free-to-play sector. HAWKEN has been called one of the most anticipated games of 2012, winning more than 22 press awards at industry events. For more information, visit http://www.playhawken.com.