The Italian Castle of Heroes sends forth its Closed Beta



The Italian Castle of Heroes sends forth its Closed Beta

Browser-Based MMO to start Closed Beta Test Pre-Registrations in Italy at the End of October

Dublin, Ireland– 6th October 2010– Gala Networks Europe, the leading free-to-play publisher of online games, is delighted to announce that Castle of Heroes, its upcoming browser-based real-time strategy MMO, is about to enter a Closed Beta Test (CBT) for the Italian market. Potential players are now invited to sign up for pre-registrations for access to the latest title from renowned browser-based MMO developers, Snail Game at the following address:

Castle of Heroes is an extensive strategy game that is playable for free through a web browser. Players will be able to choose from four different races and build up their kingdom in a fantasy world. The game combines the best elements of management, role-playing and strategy games and offers all round entertainment for players of all levels. With high quality graphics delivered through a web browser, Castle of Heroes will allow strategy fans to play anywhere they are with internet access, without download or subscription.

The Closed Beta Test will start at the end of October in order to test the game and the server capacities. Access will only be available to the first 500 lucky players who will have preregistered through the official Castle of Heroes website. Furthermore, at the end of the CBT, there will be a reset of player data though the 500 participants will receive a special package of in-game goodies for the live version of the game.

Castle of Heroes Italian will be available with the latest content of the European game through the games portal with no download or subscription fee required. To play the game, users will only have to preregister on the official website using their favourite PC or Mac web-browser.

For more information please visit the official website at on your PC or Mac and the official Facebook page at

About Gala Networks Europe Ltd.&

Gala Networks Europe Ltd. is a leading European free-to-play online games publisher. It operates the gPotato brand in Europe by hosting, publishing and distributing free online games through the portal. Established in Dublin, Ireland in 2006, it operates a portfolio of MMORPGs including Flyff, Rappelz, Street Gears, Dragonica, Allods Online, Castle of Heroes and Canaan Online. The portal is now a major destination for online gamers with over 5 million users. Terra Militaris, a historical real-time browser based game will be available in Fall 2010 and the martial-arts MMORPG Age of Wulin will be released in early 2011. Further information on the company can be found at

About Snail Game

Suzhou Snail Electronic Co., Ltd. (Snail Game), founded in 2000, is one of the earliest and leading 3D online game developers in China. Snail Game has successfully developed and operated online games: Voyage Century, Age of Armor, 5 Street, The Chosen and Castle of Heroes, with more to come. These games have been distributed to more than 20 countries worldwide where they enjoy an amazing success.

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