[15 September 2009, Hong Kong] NetDragon Websoft Inc. (“NetDragon” with its subsidiaries collectively the “Group”; Stock Code: 777), a leading online game developer and innovator in China, today formally announced the launch of “Demon Rising”, a new Chinese expansion pack for its flagship Eudemons Online game. Demon Rising marks the fifth EP released for Eudemons Online since the game was initially launched in June 2006, and will introduce a series of six comprehensive instanced activities.
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Liu Luyuan, executive director and CEO of NetDragon, said: “With Demon Rising, NetDragon continues its innovative ways by infusing Chinese-styled instances into the medieval fantasy world in which Eudemons is staged. Our avid game players will enjoy myriad fantasy characters and scenes in the new EP and challenge the fiercest Boss in the history of the Eudemons Online franchise. We are confident that Demon Rising will once again win the favor of China’s gamers and spark a resurgence in our Eudemons Online franchise, even three years after its initial release.”
NetDragon Websoft Inc. is a leading innovator and creative force in China’s online gaming industry. Established in 1999, NetDragon has been operating and developing a broad range of MMORPGs since launching its first self-made title Monster & Me in 2002. In addition, NetDragon is China’s pioneer in overseas expansion, having directly operated its titles in overseas markets since 2004 in English and other foreign languages.
The Group’s game portfolio comprises a range of massively multiplayer online games that cater to various types of players and gaming preferences. Current offerings include the games Way of the Five, Eudemons Online, Conquer Online, Zero Online, and Heroes of Might & Magic Online, among others. The Group also has several games currently in development, including Tian Yuan, Disney Fantasy Online, CJ7 Online, Dungeon Keeper Online and a new version of Ultima Online.
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NetDragon Websoft Inc.
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