The King of the Rocs Descends Upon Silkroad Online with the Launch of Legend IV Plus

IRVINE, Calif. - August 26, 2009

Joymax, an independent developer and publisher of interactive entertainment for the global market, has released a major update for historical fantasy MMORG Silkroad Online, titled Legend IV Plus. With a new zone map, this update gives brave adventurers the opportunity to travel to the peak of Roc Mountain and face the terrible wrath of the monstrous King of the Rocs. Those who manage to survive the encounter will be rewarded with some of the most powerful treasures that Silkroad Online can offer.

To celebrate the update, Joymax has also launched a variety of events that give players the chance to win both real-world and in-game prizes. The“Abracadabra” website event rewards players who apply with Lucky Coupons, which are obtained by logging in every day. Collect enough and you’ll be qualified to win a prize such as 5,000 skill points, a video game console or a digital camera.

In-game events kick off with the appearance of Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves. Take down all 40 enemies when they appear, and you’ll be able to trade in the items they drop for a valuable gift. In need of a power boost for your adventures? Talk to So-Ok in one of the towns and try out one of the magical lamps she has in stock during the Fanous Issued event.

From the towering heights of Roc Mountain to vast fields filled with evil thieves, Silkroad Online has never been more full of adventure. Sign up and start your journey along the Silk Road today!

To download the Legend IV Plus trailer, head to http://www.triplepointpr.com/dl/joymax/SRO_Legend_IV_Plus_Trailer.avi

To learn more about Legend IV Plus and this month’s events, visit the official website at http://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 IV Tomb of Qin-Shi Emperor, added a new dungeon, quests, weapons, and an increased level cap. 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 on its way to becoming a global entertainment company providing multimedia content. For more information, please visit www.joymax.co.kr/eng.

Kate Pietrelli, TriplePoint

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katep@triplepointpr.com


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