FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 6, 2010 - Foster City, Calif. - Perfect World Entertainment Inc., a wholly owned US subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), today unveiled CORE Connect, a social networking platform aimed at connecting players across Perfect World games. Starting today, players will be able to log onto CORE Connect and expand their gaming experience.
"The aim of CORE Connect is to make it easier for players to share their gaming experiences and connect with other gamers," said Jonathan Belliss, Marketing Director for Perfect World Entertainment Inc. "CORE Connect is a cornerstone of our continually evolving publishing platform."
CORE Connect is designed to seamlessly integrate Perfect World players' gaming life with their social life, featuring a robust set of social networking tools including:
- <*> Guild Pages - Manage guilds with built-in management pages, which puts planning the next raid at the tip of your fingers - no HTML skills required.*> <*> Achievement System - Show off your latest achievements to friends, guild mates and even foes with the virtual trophy room.*> <*> Profile System - Connect with players you have talked to, traded with or even killed in-game. The profile system will be the hub for players to check out friends' latest updates, photos, in-game achievements, characters, alts and more...*> <*> Facebook Connect - Want to broadcast your in-game achievements to friends outside the Perfect World Network? With Facebook Connect, you can sync your in-game updates to one of the world's largest social network.*>
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."