FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Sunnyvale, CA—April 30th, 2009 Gala-Net, Inc., a leading free-to-play online game publisher, has announced their partnership with HanbitSoft to publish Aika in the North American market.
“We are delighted to work with an experienced publisher like Gala-Net, Inc.,” adds Kee Young Kim, CEO of HanbitSoft,“Gala-Net, Inc. has a proven track-record of successfully marketing MMORPGs in North America and we are confident that together we will make a lot of players excited about Aika.”
In additional to traditional MMO features like quests and item crafting, Aika presents a large scaled PvP system that range from small dungeon groups of 6 all the way up to wars of 1,000 vs. 1,000. Its highly developed user experience also features a PRAN system and sophisticated in game voice-overs. Aika is presented in dramatically stunning graphics; however, the game client boasts a small client size of only 300MB!
Aika, will appeal to the diehard MMO fans eager to play a highly distinctive MMORPG. Stay tuned to http://Aika.gPotato.com for up to date news on Aika Online.
For Aika screen shots, logos, and videos please visit our media assets download site at http://aika.gpotato.com/pressdownload.
“We are excited to publish Aika! With a highly innovative gaming company like HanbitSoft, Gala-Net, aims to provide the best online game experience through Aika,” says Jikhan Jung, CEO of Gala-Net, Inc.
Founded in 2004, Gala-Net, Inc. together with its European subsidiary, Gala Networks Europe, Gala-Net is a leader in the burgeoning free-to-play online games in the western market. Headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., Gala-Net's diverse service portfolio includes Flyff, Rappelz, Tales Runner, and Luna whose services will be commercialized in June. Through the games portal gPotato ( http://www.gpotato.com), gamers can play any of Gala-Net's games for free, as well as buy in-game currency and virtual items for any of its games.
HanbitSoft Inc. is one of the largest online game publishers in Korea as well as in Asia. HanbitSoft has continuously invested in developing and publishing excellent and promising online games. HanbitSoft has broad portfolio of online games ranging from casual games to high-end MMORPG’s, either developed in-house or by external development studios such as Joy Impact (WYD and upcoming MMORPG AIKA) IMC Games (Granado Espada), etc. HanbitSoft games have reached out to more than 40 countries including Europe and Brazil and it is focusing on pioneering overseas online game markets in an effort to be a“global leading publisher.”
Press contact for Gala-Net:
Uyen Uyen Ton Nu
Tel: (408) 990-7800 X7806