Sheffield, England, <29 July 2008> Games-Masters.com, a leading European online game publisher with its hit game Cabal Online have announced a new multiple language contract for "Perfect World II" with Perfect World Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: PWRD), a top online games developer and operator in China.
The exclusive agreement will see Games-Masters.com publish multiple languages including English, German, Spanish, Turkish and French of the widely acclaimed online role playing game "Perfect World II" in 2008.
Since "Perfect World II's" release in 2006, the free-to-play online game has taken the Asian market by storm, winning a host of awards and topping gaming charts around the region and attracts millions of players worldwide.
"Perfect World II" is a vast online role-playing game set in a fantasy world with many extra features such as character customization to an unprecedented in game level with self built characters. In addition the fighting experience is taken to literally a new level with extensive fighting whilst in flight to offer the gamer a truly unique 3D experience.
The excitement is further enhanced by Guild territory ownership and the ability for guilds to build structures on their territory. The world has its battles and quests in land, sea and air in a huge, open and continuous world with different areas is real time simulations with a natural day-and-night-cycle, changing weather (sun, rain, thunder, snow, clouds ...).
Millions of players experience an immersive and huge open world, with an unbelievable number of varied quests, varied terrains and highly challenging dungeons, bosses and a complex game-economy. There is a massive crafting system, with pets and tame animals to ride if you are good enough!
The integrated chat system, the in and out Game Messenger and the individual mailing system also brings a new standard of communication in the world of Massive Multiplayer Online Role- Playing Games (MMORPG).
In a rare and welcome move, "Perfect World II" will be hosted and localized into multiple languages. Ian Powell, Chairman of Games-masters.com Ltd, said "The ""Perfect World II" Multi-language service, free-to-play game, will present MMORPG players across Europe with a new level in gaming. We fully expect the game to become one of the most popular games in Europe, reaffirming Games-Masters.com's ambition to be the leading provider of international MMO games in Europe."
"Perfect World II" MS (Multilanguage Service) is set for release in 2nd half year 2008, starting with a localized German and Spanish version in addition to English. This will be followed by releases in other languages in early 2009, as well, to provide one of the most comprehensive localizations ever seen in the games market. For more information and BETA pre-registration visit the official website at http://www.perfectworld.ms or http://www.perfectworldeurope.com
About Games-Masters.com Ltd. ( http://www.games-masters.com) Founded in 2005, Games-masters.com Ltd. (Games-Masters.com) is one of the leading European online game publishers and best known for its successful MMORPG title, Cabal Online, an online game with increasing subscribers in Europe. Games-Masters.com is incorporated in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom and has offices in Spain and Turkey. Games-Masters.com is a part of the holding company Games Masters International Limited. With professional business people and games industry management experts from both Europe and the Far East, Games-Masters.com plans to publish games in several genres such as Fantasy, Sports, Real Time Strategies and even Casual games. Games-Masters.com's goal is to become the leading player in the MMORPG market in Europe and continue to expand further into other game genres.
About Perfect World Co., Ltd. ( http://www.pwrd.com) "Perfect World" Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD) is a leading online game developer and operator in China. "Perfect World" primarily develops three-dimensional (3D) online games based on the proprietary Angelica 3D game engine and game development platform. The Company's strong technology and creative game design capabilities, combined with extensive local knowledge and experience, enable it to frequently and rapidly introduce popular games that are designed to cater to changing customer preferences and market trends in China. The Company's current portfolio of self-developed online games includes 3D massively multiplayer online role playing games (MMORPGs): "Perfect World", "Legend of Martial Arts", "Perfect World II", "Zhu Xian", and "Chi Bi", and a 3D casual game: "Hot Dance Party". While most revenues are generated in China, the Company's games have been licensed to leading game operators ina number of countries and regions in Asia, Europe and South America. The Company plan s to continue to explore new and innovative business models and remains deeply committed to maximizing shareholder value over time.
Produced by Perfect World Co., Ltd., licensed for the English, German, Spanish, French and Turkish speaking market by GAMES-MASTERS.COM LTD
Games-Masters.com Ltd today announced the upcoming release for the 4th Quarter of this year of Perfect World II Multi-language Service; it will be distributed initially in English, German and Spanish and French and Turkish in 1Q 2009 by Games-Masters.com.
"Perfect World II" is one of the top massively multiplayer online games in Asian.
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