SNAIL GAMES FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN TO DISCUSS SPREAD OF CHINESE CULTURE THROUGH DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT AT GDC ONLINE AND NEW YORK COMIC CON

LOS ANGELES - Oct. 3, 2012 - Founder and Chairman of Snail Games, the first 3D online game development company in China, Shi Hai will be visiting the United States to discuss the company's latest expansion to the U.S. market, while simultaneously showcasing the upcoming massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) Age of Wushu . Mr. Shi will be making appearances at GDC Online 2012 in Austin, Texas and the 2012 New York Comic Con in New York, NY.

Snail Games, a leader in China's emerging gaming industry, creates and develops MMOs and interactive online games worldwide, and is one of the largest providers and exporters of 3D digital entertainment. The company boasts an extensive portfolio and plans to debut one of their top games in China, Age of Wushu, in North America next year. Age of Wushu is currently the #1 game in China and has more than 10 million registered players worldwide. The game features realistic combat, replicating the fighting styles made popular by blockbuster Chinese martial arts films.

At GDC Online 2012, Mr. Shi will be speaking on the panel, "Breaking the Rules: Reinventing the MMORPG," on Wednesday, October 10, at 11:30 a.m. where he will be releasing an all-new Age of Wushu gameplay trailer. Mr. Shi and members of the Age of Wushu product team will be available all days of the show for interviews and hands-on demos at booth #601.

At New York Comic Con, Mr. Shi and members of the Age of Wushu product team will be available during the show for interviews and hands-on demos at booth #2039.

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For more information on Age of Wushu, please visit: www.ageofwushu.com.

For media attending either show, please reach out to the media contacts below to book an appointment or to learn more.

Snail Games

Based in Los Angeles, CA, Snail Games is committed to delivering the highest-quality interactive experiences to gamers worldwide. To learn more about Snail Games, please visit: www.snailgamesusa.com.

Snail Game China

Named as one of the "Top Game Developers Worldwide," Snail Game is a leading developer of MMO and interactive online games in China. Founded in October 2000, Snail Game's growing library of titles includes 5 Street, Age of Armor, Voyage Century, Heroes of Gaia, and the upcoming MMORPG Black Gold. Snail Game's wildly popular titles are currently sold and distributed worldwide. To learn more about Snail Game, please visit: www.snailgame.net.


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