Seoul, Korea, May 4, 2011 - Joymax, a leading online game developer and publisher, announced today that it has launched the teaser website for Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead. Players can visit the new website at

"We are excited to unveil the new teaser website for Karma Online to our fans so they can see what we have in store for them," said Joymax CEO, Nam-chul Kim. "With the closed beta for Karma Online just a few weeks away, we hope that in the meantime, players will check out the new teaser website, learn more about the game, and get excited about one of our biggest games to launch this year."

The new teaser website for Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead will provide players everything they will need to know about Karma Online - including, but not limited to the characters, maps and weapons which players will have access to in the first-person shooter, as well as WWII trivia to help them settle into the KARMA universe.

Recruits who register with the Joymax portal at will be rewarded handsomely as well.

All Soldiers who register between May 3rd and 22nd will receive two

special bonuses during the Closed Beta Test.   First, players will be

allowed to have their names in a variety of colors, setting them apart from the rest of the pack and creating a way for clans to easily identify its members.  Second, for those ready to go straight into battle, early adopters will be awarded with a Golden VT40Bayonet!

This sexy knife will shine even under the deepest coating of blood.

To become a fan of Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead, players can

visit!/KarmaPOD    or   and

Developed in conjunction with Dragonfly, and published by Joymax, KARMA

Online: Prisoners of the Dead is the newest installment in the KARMA Online series, the top online first-person shooter series in Korea.

Players go back in time to World War II, where they must choose to side with the Axis or Allied powers and join the fight for global victory - with a zombie twist.  In this virtual and historical simulation, players will be up against enemy troops as well as hundreds of the walking dead from the remains of the catastrophic battle.



About Joymax

Since its establishment in April, 1997, Joymax has been developing and publishing quality games for the emerging online game industry of the 21st century. Based in Seoul, Korea, the company has published numerous titles for the PC market.  With its first MMORPG, Silkroad Online, the game has grown to offer service in over 200 countries since its 2004 launch. Joymax is a proven global entertainment company, providing multimedia content for all. For more information,

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About Dragonfly

Established in 1995, Dragonfly is the developer of the world's first Online FPS, Karma Online. Dragonfly's broad credits also include co-developing famous titles with Activision, including both Quake Wars Online and Soldier of Fortune Online. Dragonfly continues to build on its other signature titles as it expands towards distribution overseas. For more information, please visit

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