PERFECT WORLD ENTERTAINMENT INITIATES PHASE ONE OF FORSAKEN WORLD CLOSED BETA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 15, 2010 - Foster City, Calif. - Perfect World Entertainment Inc., a wholly owned US subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), today announced the first phase of closed beta for Forsaken World will be launching on October 27, 2010. Formerly developed under codename Project EM, Forsaken World is an internationally developed game from Perfect World and is one of the most highly-anticipated games from the company to date. Closed beta phase one will begin with a limited number of closed beta keys being activated.

"We are very excited to premiere Forsaken World in closed beta phase one and have high expectations," said Andrew Brown, Product Manager for Forsaken World. "This will be a closed beta like no other and we would like to thank our players for the tremendous response we have received up to this point."

Players worldwide can anticipate a new and exhilarating gaming experience in Forsaken World including visually stunning graphics streaming on Angelica, Perfect World's very own proprietary 3D graphics engine, building an empire and controlling the world as one of the five distinct races; each with their own in-depth narrative and history.

For more information on Forsaken World or on how to obtain a closed beta key, please visit the official website at http://FW.PerfectWorld.com.

About Perfect World Entertainment Inc.

Perfect World Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), publishes free-to-play online games and provides online services in North America. The Company primarily publishes online games based on the Perfect World proprietary game engines and game development platforms. The Company's releases include "Heroes of Three Kingdoms," "Battle of the Immortals," "Ether Saga Online," "Jade Dynasty" and "Perfect World International," a free-to-play MMORPG which is currently played by millions of people worldwide; and a single-player action-RPG "Torchlight."

CONTACT:

Jason Varden

(650) 590-7728

jason.varden@perfectworld.com

Christine Yeo

(650) 590-7732

christine.yeo@perfectworld.com 

 


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