Seoul, Korea, October 14, 2011 - Joymax, a leading online game

developer and publisher, announced that it will celebrate the one

month anniversary of their first-person shooter World War II game,

Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead, with a bang! Starting October 18,

players can visit the historical Cappadocia, armed with new weapons

while playing new characters. To learn more about the game, players

can visit http://www.joymax.com/karma/

"KARMA continues to grow in a global market, and we're excited to be

reaching out to our players in Turkey and other regions," said Joymax

CEO, Nam-chul Kim.  "We've proven Prisoners of the Dead is a truly

international service that keeps pace with the most demanding FPS


Two new characters will be added to the ranks of Axis and Allies: Ahmet

Kurtulus a fanatical Turkish soldier, and Dominic Williams, an

American patriot.  These characters will have unique attributes,

allowing for new builds not seen before in the game.  These two

characters are the perfect fit for the new maps now also available.

The loading docks will challenge players with multiple hiding spots -

both for allies and foes to be sitting, waiting for an ambush.  Or,

take a "relaxing" stroll around the Turkish region of Cappadocia - a

map modeled off of real world geography, perfect for a fire fight to

the death!

KARMA players will also enjoy new game content, including an AI mode

for the Deathmatch system, allowing players and clans to practice

teamwork and strategies as well as sing play, while perfecting their

movements.  The clan matching system allows for players of equal skill

level to be paired together for the most intense clan matches to be

seen in the game yet.  This is all in addition to the Gatcha shooting

range, which allows players to obtain at random rare and unique

weapons that are permanent.

Multiple weapons will also be added or updated, including the Madsen,

Johnson, and a full GOLD weapons line including the MP40, STG44, and

Kar98k.  The cash shop now also stocks the AKS-74, CAMO M4A1, and the

popular Karabella.

About Karma Online: Prisoners of The Dead

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. KARMA Online: Prisoners of the Dead will be available in

English, German, Spanish and Turkish.

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

visit http://www.facebook.com/#!/KarmaPOD or

http://twitter.com/karmapod  ; and http://www.youtube.com/user/KarmaPOD



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,

please visit http://www.joymax.com ;  

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