A.R.E.S.: Extinction Agenda is the first chapter in a fully-featured episodic hardcore action packed side-scrolling platformer series. Set in a traditional retro-classic scenario, you play as Ares, a combat robot created for the sole purpose of saving humanity. Can you live up to the task or will you be reduced to nuts and bolts?

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Out of over than 350 games, received from over 110 countries, A.R.E.S won 2nd place in Microsoft's Dream.Build.Play competition! Boy, are we excited!

Posted by MrChocolateBear on May 6th, 2010

Dreams really do come true through Microsoft's Dream.Build.Play competition! Out of over than 350 games, received from over 110 countries, A.R.E.S. took 2nd place and $20,000! Excited is truly an understatement for how everyone at Extend Studio feels, but there is still much work to be done!

So what's next? We're going to keep following our passion and making the game as awesome as possible! Everyday we're getting closer to finishing the game, so rest assured that it'll be in your hands soon!

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jjawinte May 8 2010 says:

Major congratulations and beers all around for the entire team ! No easy task from what I've read of the competition. The game truly looks amazing. All the best in the future !

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MrChocolateBear May 8 2010 replied:

Thank you very much, jjawinte! It's a pleasure to receive such high praise, especially from an esteemed member, such as yourself! :)

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Paxton May 13 2010 says:

I must concur with jjawinte. It's truly a great thing that you guys won this; you deserve it! :'D

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MrChocolateBear May 18 2010 replied:

Thanks, Paxton! We've put a lot of work into the game, so it's really rewarding to receive an award like this! :D

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