Christmas specials deck the halls of Neverland Online starting Dec. 17

Christmas festivities begin December 17 at Neverland Online (neverland.hithere.com) and both new and current players are invited to take part in the fun.

Players can enjoy 30 days of VIP status by taking advantage of the restructured VIP service, available now at the low rate of US$2.00. Also, through December 31, five exciting Christmas specials await.

Special # 1: Christmas Chest

Players can obtain one item at random when they open the Christmas Chest. Items include various Equipment and Materials (used in equipment crafting), HP (MP) Crystals, Moneybag, Double (Triple)-Exp Remedy, Skill book, Wealth Chest, Nobility Chest and even the precious golden dragon egg.

Special # 2: New Christmas gifts every day

For the duration of the Christmas festivities, find Uncle Gift (35,65) in Prosper Square to claim a Christmas gift once a day. Players have the chance to get a Bouquet of 999 Roses, a Luck Moneybag (Large), which contains 1000000Wen silver credit, ora Bouquet of 99 Roses.

Special # 3: Baby Reindeer and Festival Sprite

Catch Baby Reindeer in all wild maps to keep as pets. The Festival Sprite will also appear randomly in wild maps, and any lucky player who defeats it will earn a Festival Gift-pack, which contains: New Year Bonus×1, Rose×1, Fruit Candy×1 and Toffee×1. Players also have the chance to get Stockings filled with gifts.

Special # 4: Free in-game marriage

Players can get hitched in-game once they reach character level 25 and have virtual wedding candy sent to friends in their buddy list.

Special # 5: Christmas Pack Sale

Choose from a wide range of special in-game packages available during the Christmas celebration only.

Details about the Christmas festivities and VIP service can be found at: http://neverland.hithere.com/html/33/34/663.htm.

About Neverland Online

Neverland Online, the hugely popular browser-based MMORPG developed by China’s Oak Pacific Interactive, recently became accessible to players in North America and Europe, when an English-language version entered open beta testing on October 15. Players assume the role of Ranger, Assassin, Elementalist or Taoist to complete quests.

Defeat the Demon Army with the aid of nearly 200 million pieces of equipment and a vast array of pets as you navigate through a mythical ancient Chinese world and search for the secret to immortality in Neverland Online….

About Oak Pacific Interactive

The OPI Game Center has developed a series of outstanding Chinese-language browser-based games, including the hugely popular Cat Tales (2006); the 2D MMORPG Neverland Online (2008); Three Kingdoms Warrior, based on a well-known Chinese historical myth; and the Western fantasy Empire Craft, which had over four million registered players within a half year of its launch. An English-language version of Empire Craft is now also available on the game portal Hithere.com.

The OPI Game Center ( www.imop.com) is part of Oak Pacific Interactive, a leading Internet group based in Beijing, China, that provides Web 2.0 services, including online entertainment, communication and gaming. As an advocate of the Web 2.0 revolution, Oak Pacific Interactive is dedicated to bringing revolutionary changes to online communication and entertainment in the Chinese Internet industry.

PR Contact:

Pheng S. Dang, Game Center, Oak Pacific Interactive (OPI)

E-mail: dang@opi-corp.com

Office: +86-10-8448-1818 ext. 1890


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