Perfect World Unveils New Cartoon-style Martial Arts MMORPG "Fantasy Condor Heroes"

2011-12-26 19:41 1192

BEIJING, Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD) ("Perfect World" or the "Company"), a leading online game developer and operator based in China, today unveiled its new cartoon-style 2D turn-based martial arts MMORPG, "Fantasy Condor Heroes".

Developed by Perfect World, "Fantasy Condor Heroes" is a cartoon-style MMORPG adapted from Louis Cha's acclaimed martial arts novel, "Return of the Condor Heroes". With its beautiful scenery, dazzling character skills, cute graphics and dramatic storyline, the game is set to bring an unforgettable and romantic martial arts experience to players.

In addition to preserving the features of traditional turn-based online games, "Fantasy Condor Heroes" will include special features such as dream-extraction plots and refreshing skill sets. The game will also provide an environment that promotes greater involvement of and better interactions among players of different levels, presenting a fascinating game world for all players.

Mr. Michael Chi, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Perfect World, commented, "As our new martial arts MMORPG, 'Fantasy Condor Heroes' reflects our company's independent innovation capabilities in every aspect, from design to development. Prioritizing players' needs, we will incorporate the quintessence of China's martial arts legacies into an exciting online game that caters to international players with more personalized features. We look forward to presenting an experience of unprecedented fun to our players."

About Perfect World Co., Ltd. (

Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD) is a leading online game developer and operator based in China.  Perfect World primarily develops online games based on proprietary game engines and game development platforms. Perfect World's strong technology and creative game design capabilities, combined with extensive knowledge and experiences in the online game market, enable it to frequently and promptly introduce popular games designed to cater changing customer preferences and market trends. Perfect World's current portfolio of self-developed online games includes massively multiplayer online role playing games ("MMORPGs"): "Perfect World," "Legend of Martial Arts," "Perfect World II," "Zhu Xian," "Chi Bi," "Pocketpet Journey West," "Battle of the Immortals," "Fantasy Zhu Xian," "Forsaken World," "Dragon Excalibur," "Empire of the Immortals" and "Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber;" an online casual game: "Hot Dance Party;" and a number of web games and social networking games. While a substantial portion of the revenues are generated in China, Perfect World operates its games in North America, Europe and Japan through its own subsidiaries. Perfect World's games have also been licensed to leading game operators in a number of countries and regions in Asia, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, and the Russian Federation and other Russian speaking territories. Perfect World plans to continue to explore new and innovative business models and remains deeply committed to maximizing shareholder value over time.


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