Seoul, Korea, April 21, 2011 - Joymax, a leading online game developer and publisher, launched today the Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube pages for the first-person shooter, where fans and players of the game will be able to receive unique tips, enter contests and more. In addition, two videos showing off the hordes of zombies in the game are now available for players to enjoy.OR fear! The videos can be seen on the game's Youtube channel at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7biB6Z1mZg and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OsblGGl0-xA.
The social media pages for Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead will provide its followers everything from game play tips to exclusive advanced notice on news about the game, notifications about upcoming contests, and much more relating to the title. Players can get right into the game with all the WWII trivia they will need to feel right at home in the KARMA universe and they can follow along to hear and see the weaponry players will use to fight back the opposite faction and the hordes of slavering zombies. To become a fan of Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead, players can visit http://www.facebook.com/#!/KarmaPOD , http://twitter.com/karmapod and http://www.youtube.com/user/KarmaPOD which features the newest video release.
"Karma Online: Prisoners of the Dead is one of our most explosive games of 2011," said Joymax CEO, Nam-chul Kim. "With everything you would expect from a AAA first-person shooter, in addition to a lot of unique elements like our Zombie Mode, a special map for new players and all of the fun activities we have planned for our social media followers, we think gamers are going to immensely enjoy what we have in store for them and we encourage them to become a fan of ours on Facebook or follow us on Twitter because they will definitely want to be the first to know when all this exciting stuff happens."
Developed in conjunction with Dragonfly, and published by Joymax, KARMA Online: Prisoners of the Dead is the newest installment in the KARMA Online series, the top online first-person shooter series in Korea. Players go back in time to World War II, where they must choose to side with the Axis or Allied powers and join the fight for global victory - with a zombie twist. In this virtual and historical simulation, players will be up against enemy troops as well as hundreds of the walking dead from the remains of the catastrophic
Speed is an advantage as players who dash their way through with rapid movements adds to the game's action-packed game play and liveliness. The ability for players to enter the game by choosing channels without having to select a server provides a quicker way for players to join in on the action. Players can also set their own unique characters with specialized skills. Players must watch their weight limit and be strategic about the weapons they carry with them around the
For beginners new to the Karma Online series, players can warm up their soldiers in the special map provided before actually joining the real battle. Gamers can practice their skills by shooting randomly at hundreds of zombies wandering around in AI mode, without the worries of being killed by other players. Channels are classified by ranks and winning rate so players can pick out the best fit for them.
Since its establishment in April, 1997, Joymax has been developing and publishing quality games for the emerging online game industry of the 21st century. Based in Seoul, Korea, the company has published numerous titles for the PC market. With its first MMORPG, Silkroad Online, the game has grown to offer service in over 200 countries since its 2004 launch. Joymax is a proven global entertainment company, providing multimedia content for all. For more information, please visit http://www.joymax.co.kr/eng/
Established in 1995, Dragonfly is the developer of the world's first Online FPS, Karma Online. Dragonfly's broad credits also include co-developing famous titles with Activision, including both Quake Wars Online and Soldier of Fortune Online. Dragonfly continues to build on its other signature titles as it expands towards distribution overseas. For more information, please visit www.dragonflygame.com/eng/.