Jagex Selects Vertigo 6 as PR Agency for Benelux & Nordics
Cambridge/Arnhem, 13 November 2015 – Vertigo 6, an integrated public relations and marketing agency, has been named the new PR agency for Jagex, an multi-award winning games developer and publisher based in Cambridge, England.
Headquartered in Cambridge, England, Jagex will celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2016 and, with over 350 staff, the company stands as one of the largest independent games developers and publishers in the UK. Jagex have developed and self-published over 40 online titles, including the Guinness World Record-holding “Most Popular Free Multiplayer Online Game” RuneScape and free-to-play online shooter, Block N Load. Jagex is also currently developing a number of games across multiple genres and platforms.
“Jagex has a globally recognised reputation for developing hugely popular, accessible, free-to-play games and for providing an unbeatable community experience for millions of players around the world. We are thrilled to add such a great games company to our growing portfolio,” said Mike Hendrixen, founder of Vertigo 6. “The studio has won numerous awards, including the 2009 & 2010 Golden Joystick for the ‘UK Games Developer of the Year’ and we are excited to support Jagex on their PR strategy & execution in The Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Norway, Denmark & Finland”.
“Our partnership with Vertigo 6 naturally developed given their innovative and effective approach to public relations and proven success in our industry,” said Jonnie Bryant, Head of PR and Events at Jagex. “ Mike and his team understand the value of our products, as well as our passion for games, and they have the ability to share that and amplify our message.”
Starting in 2001 with the flagship free-to-play adventure game, RuneScape, Jagex has created a long-standing reputation for crafting the world’s best online games services. Today the company stands as one of the UK’s largest independent games developers. With over 40 titles published to date, Jagex prides itself on developing and publishing hugely popular, accessible online games. For more information please visit www.Jagex.com.