IRVINE, Calif.– Nov. 24, 2010– Now is the time to choose between good and evil as War of Angels , a new free-to-play epic fantasy massively multi-player role-playing game (MMORPG) from Neowiz Games, spreads its wings with open beta testing. Neowiz Games opened servers and released new epic content for players in the midst of an ancient conflict between good and evil. Fighting across land, sea and air, they quest for power in War of Angels with a thrilling Thanksgiving event, new social features and fresh game content.
Celebrating the open beta launch in conjunction with the Thanksgiving holiday, players can seek out the NPC Catherine who rewards diligent gamers with“Pajareu,” a gigantic bird mount. To earn the“big bird” prize, players must retrieve Catherine’s stolen turkeys by fighting monsters in special game areas. Players of all levels are welcome to join the hunt.
In addition to the Thanksgiving event, War of Angels includes new content for those ready to ascend into the improved open beta version of the game, including:
• Leaderboards on the War of Angels website– Players’ statistics will be posted on the War of Angels website for bragging rights.
• New weapons and gear for all levels– Players won’t have to stand around in raggedy armor for long after starting out; all levels will receive new weapons and gear.
• New, challenging quests– New quests will be added for open beta, but be aware! They are not going to be easy for all players.
As an additional open beta bonus, War of Angels fans who participated in closed beta period have the chance to receive a limited gift to help them level up faster using the“Halo of the Pioneer” item. The halo provides additional health and ability boost for several days to help players level up faster– and provides some bragging rights.
About Neowiz Games
Neowiz Games is the publishing arm of Neowiz Corporation, a global leader in the online gaming marketplace and trendsetter in massively multiplayer online games. Founded in Seoul, South Korea in 1997, Neowiz Games emerged as a major player in the competitive Korean online gaming market with its game portal, Pmang ( www.pmang.com). Neowiz Games is a leader in publishing and developing online games showing off its grasp of the global market through its strategic alliance with Electronic Arts. Its internal studios have co-developed FIFA Online and launched the Korean PlayStation Portable market with the success of DJMax Portable.
Neowiz Games is committed to developing and better servicing high-quality free-to-play games. Neowiz Games has earned its place at the top of the global online gaming market with its ability to respond to the fast-changing market, creativity in developing new games and services and responsibility to its shareholders, employees and players.
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