BEIJING, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Santaro Interactive Entertainment Company (OTCQB: STIE) announced today that its game 108 Warriors, which started open beta testing on August 23, 2012, has won a Golden Plume Award 2012 as Best Originality Online Game.
Golden Plume Awards are the most important awards in the online game industry in China and has been reputed as the "Academy Awards" of the Chinese game industry. The awards were voted by more than 50 million game players across China, which are considered to be the authoritative guide on opinions of Chinese online game players. The 108 Warriors Game was released with the Version 3.1.6 in August 2012, followed by the releases of Version 3.1.7 in September 2012 and Version 3.1.8 in November 2012. There have been 203,734 registered users since the development of the game, including 69,069 registered users since the open beta testing in August 2012.
Mr. Chen, founder and CEO of Santaro, commented, "We are extremely pleased with winning the Golden Plume Award, which not only underscores the ability of our company to develop top quality and popular games, but also provides recognition and distinction for our 108 Warriors game, as well as our company as a whole, directly to the online game community."
About Santaro Interactive Entertainment Company
Santaro Interactive Entertainment Company primarily designs, develops and operates 3D online games, including web-based Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs). Santaro's main focus is on digital interactive entertainment products, primarily in developing and operating web-based multiplayer online games, based on its proprietary SOUL game engine and game development platform. For those unfamiliar with these complex virtual games, typically players spend weeks, even months, in a multiplayer online role-playing environment, adopting the role of a particular character - a warrior or a sorcerer, for example - developing skills and weapons, and engaging adversaries in a series of missions or combats.
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