Toronto, CANADA - March 7th, 2013 -- GBE Games, a global publisher and distributor of interactive online entertainment media is pleased to announce the start of closed beta testing for their new MMORPG,
The Aurora World. Already established in numerous countries across the globe, The Aurora World is eager to continue its success in North America. Players can find out more about the game at www.theauroraworld.com and grab their very own closed beta key.
Calling all video creating geniuses and geeks, hobbyists and pros! Want a chance to grab some cool gear to enhance your gaming experience? Now is your chance during the Aurora World Marathon event! Create a "marathon" video during the Aurora World closed beta test and submit it by March 18th; an example marathon video can be found here. Videos don't need to include only gameplay footage; creativity including using Internet sensations is more than welcome. Video judging will be based on fun, originality, view count, and music, so plan carefully!
Five winners will be chosen, with the four second place winners receiving $100 of in-game currency. The grand prize winner, as chosen by the community, will receive the following prize package:
The Aurora World's story takes place after a cataclysmic war between the Gods in Heaven, leaving the world in chaos. Players will venture across the land to unite powers of good and vanquish evil, taking on eight different professions with their own unique specializations and mastery system, comprising an extensive PvE experience with entertaining daily quests, events and crafting, alongside a robust PvP system that includes large scale Nation Wars, clan wars, a PK system and coliseum mode. The Aurora World also offers the unique hybrid pet/mount system known as Majinns that will aid players in their journey while being immersed into a world of lush environments and detailed character models, powered by Aurora Interactive's self-developed graphics engine.
Players are encouraged to share their closed beta feedback on The Aurora World's official Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TheAuroraWorld or on the official forums at www.theauroraworld.com, where players can also learn more and subscribe for future news and updates.
About GBE Games: GBE Games is a provider of online interactive entertainment experiences and services. Through its growing library of social game titles, GBE Games presents players the possibility to join an emerging community of gamers and immerse themselves in virtual worlds that evolve and change based on their involvement. Comprised by a multi-talented team of professionals with an expansive knowledge of the global games industry, GBE Games' goal is to become one of the leading providers of online interactive entertainment.
About Aurora Interactive: Founded in 2007, Aurora Interactive is a privately held game development and publishing company that specializes in creating large-scale online role playing games. With the successful release of their flagship title, The Aurora World in China, Aurora Interactive partnered with publishers around the globe to launch in several other regions. Aside from developing their own games, Aurora Interactive also partners with other leading publishing and game companies in China to create new titles in hopes that their games will be enjoyed by players across the world.