FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Perfect World Europe B.V
PERFECT WORLD EUROPE B.V. TO ALSO LAUNCH NEVERWINTER IN TURKEY, POLAND, ITALY
Free Dungeons & Dragons Action MMORPG Expanding to New Territories,
(Amsterdam, Netherlands, 04-29-2013) -- Perfect World Europe B.V. is pleased to announce that in addition to launching the highly anticipated action MMORPG Neverwinter in France and Germany, the free-to-play game set in the acclaimed Dungeons & Dragons universe from Wizards of the Coast is also launching in new territories. Fully localized and coming to Turkey, Poland and Italy in the summer of 2013, Neverwinter is poised to take Europe by storm.
Reiterating Perfect World's commitment to delivering high quality games to players around the world, the launch of Neverwinter in Turkey, Poland and Italy furthers the company's 2013 European business strategy of expansion into new markets. Providing fully localized game content of this game for millions of new Turkish, Polish and Italian players is Perfect World's promise.
"We are more than happy to announce Neverwinter's fully localized planned expansion into Turkey, Poland and Italy based on the incredible demand from those territories "-- said Ömer Karakayalı, Territory Manager, Perfect World Europe B.V. "We are dedicated to connecting gamers with the best possible online D&D gaming experience in all-new territories. We're looking forward to having Turkish, Italian and Polish players enjoying Neverwinter in their preferred language alongside our French, German and English players, and we can't wait for them to explore the Forgotten Realms."
Taking place in the iconic Dungeons & Dragons city of the same name, Neverwinter takes players from the besieged walls of the city once known as The Jewel of The North to subterranean passageways in search of forgotten secrets and lost treasure. Epic stories, intense gameplay and classic roleplaying await those heroes courageous enough to enter the fantastic world of Faerûn and the city of Neverwinter.
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ABOUT PERFECT WORLD EUROPE B.V.
Perfect World Europe B.V. is a leading European online games publisher specializing in immersive free-to-play MMORPGs. Perfect World Europe has published a number of popular titles, including Blacklight Retribution, Forsaken World, Perfect World International, War of the Immortals, and Star Trek Online. The company works closely with its Western development teams and partners such as Cryptic Studios, developer of the highly anticipated MMORPG Dungeons & Dragons: Neverwinter, and Runic Games, developer of the hit Torchlight series, to provide unparalleled quality of service and game experiences to its players. A subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), Perfect World Europe B.V. is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. For more information, please visit: www.perfectworld.eu.
ABOUT CRYPTIC STUDIOS, Inc.
Cryptic Studios, Inc. is a leading developer of online games committed to delivering the next level of gameplay. Cryptic Studios, Inc. develops AAA titles for PC and is rapidly diversifying its portfolio of games to expand beyond the traditional MMORPG genre. In addition to its successfully launched "Champions Online: Free for All" and "Star Trek Online", Cryptic Studios, Inc. is now developing "Dungeons & Dragons: Neverwinter" and other unannounced projects. Cryptic Studios, Inc., a subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), is located in Los Gatos, CA.
ABOUT WIZARDS OF THE COAST
Wizards of the Coast LLC, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), is the leader in entertaining the lifestyle gamer. Wizards' players and fans are members of a global community bound together by their love of both digital gaming and in-person play. The company brings to market a range of gaming experiences under powerful brand names such as MAGIC: THE GATHERING, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, and KAIJUDO. Wizards is also a publisher of fantasy series fiction with numerous New York Times best-sellers. For more information about our world renowned brands, visit the Wizards of the Coast Web site at www.wizards.com.
Wizards of the Coast, Magic: The Gathering, Kaijudo, Dungeons & Dragons, Neverwinter, their respective logos, Forgotten Realms, and all character names are trademarks of Wizards of the Coast LLC in the U.S.A. and other countries. All rights reserved.