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Castle of Heroes

Italian closed beta launches today.



Dublin, Ireland – 20th October 2010. Gala Networks Europe, leading free-to-play online games publisher, announces today the launch of the Closed Beta phase of its latest Italian project: the free online strategy game Castle of Heroes. Available in English, French, German, Polish and now in Italian the browser based MMORPG has opened its doors to a limited number of testers who will be able to discover and battle in the world of Gaia before the game’s official Italian launch.

From today, the world of Gaia is open to Italian players for the closed beta phase. All users with a valid gPotato.eu account now have the chance to register to access the closed beta test of Castle of Heroes from the official website http://it.heroes.gPotato.eu. But be fast: only the first 500 to register for the CBT will be granted access and there are few places left!

In order to provide players the most experience in terms of gameplay and community activities during the closed beta test, events and contests will take place each week from today and users will be able to receive special gifts, XP boosts, extra resources and many more surprises ! Closed beta testers will also be able to get early access to the final version of the game and will receive a special forum avatar to display their dedication to the game on the official game forums.

The official launch of the Italian localised version of Castle of Heroes is scheduled for early November 2010. The game will be available on both PC and Mac, for free and with no download required: just login to the official website using your web browser and your existing gPotato.eu account details and you can jump into the battle right away!

For more information please visit the official website at http://it.heroes.gPotato.eu/ on your PC or Mac and the official Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/CastleofHeroesIT.

About Gala Networks Europe Ltd. & gPotato.eu

Gala Networks Europe Ltd. is a leading European free-to-play online games publisher. It operates the gPotato brand in Europe by hosting, publishing and distributing free online games through the www.gPotato.eu portal. Established in Dublin, Ireland in 2006, it operates a portfolio of MMORPGs including Flyff, Rappelz, Street Gears, Dragonica, Allods Online, Castle of Heroes and Canaan Online. The gPotato.eu portal is now a major destination for online gamers with over 5 million users. Terra Militaris, a historical real-time strategy browser based game will be available in Fall 2010 and the martial-arts MMORPG Age of Wulin will be released in  2011. Further information on the company can be found at http://www.gala-net.eu.


  About Snail Game

Suzhou Snail Electronic Co., Ltd. (Snail Game), founded in 2000, is one of the earliest and leading 3D online game developers in China. Snail Game has successfully developed and operated online games: Voyage Century, Age of Armor, 5 Street, The Chosen and Castle of Heroes, with more to come. These games have been distributed to more than 20 countries worldwide where they enjoy an amazing success.

Here you can also find information on Castle of Heroes:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/CastleofHeroesEN

Twitter: http://twitter.com/CoH_en

YouTube: www.youtube.com/castleofheroes

PR Contact : media@gPotato.eu


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