NetDragon Releases New EP 'The Returning Light' for 'Conquer Online'

Dec 16, 2010, 03:54 ET from NetDragon Websoft Inc.

HONG KONG, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- NetDragon Websoft Inc., a leading online game developer and operator in China ("NetDragon"; Stock Code: 777), released the English version for its 7th expansion pack ("EP") "The Returning Light" for its large-scale online game "Conquer Online" on December 16th 2010, while the corresponding Chinese version was released in November.

The new class "Martial Monk," promoted by the 7th EP, strengthens the Chinese martial arts element of the game style, enabling gamers to better engage in the fierce PK and enjoy friendly manipulation. Also, the total 6 classes provide players with more options. In addition, "The Returning Light" has greatly improved "Steed System" enjoyed by gamers in the 5th EP "Raiding Clans". Other new updates such as the abundant sub classes, powerful Boss from ancient times have refreshed the game content. NetDragon believes that the new EP will once again generate enthusiasm among current gamers and will attract more new ones who are keen on the Chinese martial arts fantasy genre.

Based on the mythological world of eastern martial arts, "Conquer Online," one of NetDragon's flagship products, has been released in several foreign versions including English, French, Spanish and Arabic, with a Portuguese version having entered open beta testing in Brazil in November 2010.

About NetDragon

NetDragon Websoft Inc. is a leading innovator and creative force in China's online gaming and mobile internet industries. Established in 1999, we are a vertically integrated developer & operator of MMORPGs and a cutting-edge R&D powerhouse.  We launched our first self-made online game Monster & Me in 2002, followed by multiple titles including Eudemons Online, Conquer Online, Heroes of Might & Magic Online and Disney Fantasy Online. We are also China's pioneer in overseas expansion, directly operating titles in overseas markets since 2004 in English, Spanish, Arabic and other languages. Our online games currently in development include Dungeon Keeper Online, TRANSFORMERS Online, Cross Gate, and a new version of Ultima Online. In the mobile internet industry, our 91 PC Suite is one of China's leading marketplaces for smartphone users, offering applications and content for the most popular mobile operating systems globally.

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