burda:ic Opens Closed Beta Registration for ARGO Online

MUNICH - December 6, 2010

burda:ic, a leading publisher of online games worldwide, today announced the start of registration for the Closed Beta Test of highly-anticipated Steampunk Fantasy MMORPG ARGO Online. Players interested in being among the first to visit the post-apocalyptic world of ARGO Online can get full registration details from the official site at: argo.alaplaya.net/closedbeta

ARGO Online throws players into a war-torn, futuristic world where two factions—the tech-savvy Noblians and the nature-inspired Floresslah—are trapped in a longstanding struggle for control of the mysterious and powerful resource known as Earthdium. Players in the world of ARGO Online will have to carefully choose which faction they want to support as they take on thousands of quests, participate in epic battles spanning hundreds of players at a time, and learn various trades to contribute to their race’s success.

For more information about ARGO Online, visit the teaser site at http://www.argo.alaplaya.net.

ARGO Online is coming to Europe and North America in early 2011.

About ARGO Online

Developed by MGame, ARGO Online is a futuristic, steampunk-themed MMORPG featuring thousands of exciting quests, epic battles with hundreds of players, and a wide variety of PvP modes. Combining classic MMO features like a pet system, unique professions, and auctions with an engrossing background story and a vividly imagined world, players on both continents are sure to be captivated by ARGO Online when it reaches North America and Europe next spring.

About burda:ic&alaplaya

burda:ic GmbH is a leading free-to-play PC online games publisher headquartered in Munich, Germany. burda:ic markets and distributes massively multiplayer online games (MMOG) such as LOCO– Land of Chaos Online, Avalon Heroes, S4 League, and Florensia. Its innovative alaplaya Gaming platform has continued to grow rapidly since its launch in summer 2007, with an anticipated 10 million registered users by end of 2010. More information about burda:ic is available at www.burda-ic.com.

Ryan Morgan, TriplePoint for burda:ic

415-955-8500

ryan@triplepointpr.com


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