Joymax Launches Easter Event in Leading Free-to-Play MMORPG Silkroad Online

IRVINE, Calif. - April 8, 2009

Joymax, an independent developer and publisher of interactive entertainment for the global market, today announced the launch of an Easter celebration in fantasy MMORPG Silkroad Online. From April 8 through April 28, players will receive extra EXP and have the opportunity to win valuable in-game items by collecting rare Easter eggs.

Players can hunt and slay monsters in Silkroad Online for a chance to receive randomly-dropped eggs, which may be traded in for reward items including Grade-B Devil's Spirits, Berserker Regeneration Potions, Alchemic Stones, and Subscription Cards. In addition, players will receive 20 percent bonus experience throughout the Easter event.

To find out more about the Silkroad Online Easter event, visit the official website at www.joymax.com/silkroad.

About Silkroad Online

Silkroad Online is a massively multiplayer online RPG that puts the player deep into historical fantasy, joining the Chinese and European civilizations along the Silk Road trade route. Traveling across Jangan, from China to Constantinople, players can make their fortunes as merchants, prey on the rich as thieves, or be protection-for-hire as hunters. The most recent expansion, Legend III Roc Mountain, added new territory, quests, weapons, and an increased level cap for adventurers. With over 18 million registered users and 170,000 concurrent players worldwide, the triangular conflict of Silkroad Online has never been more exciting. More information about Silkroad Online is available at www.joymax.com/silkroad.

About Joymax

Since its establishment in April, 1997, Joymax has been developing and publishing quality games for the emerging game industry of the 21st century. Based in Seoul, Korea, the company has published numerous titles for the PC platform, and its first MMORPG, Silkroad Online, has grown to offer service in 200 countries since its 2004 launch. Joymax is to become a global entertainment company providing multimedia content. For more information, please visit www.joymax.co.kr/eng.

Kate Pietrelli, TriplePoint

415-955-8500

katep@triplepointpr.com

Ellie Cho, Joymax Co. Ltd

82-10-8570-7512

ellie@joymax.com


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