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Ten days of closed beta testing begins in Europe today, with in-game prizes to be won.

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A new world is born as Dragonica enters Closed Beta Testing across Europe

Dublin, Ireland 13th May 2009 - The wait is over for thousands of beta key holders as Dragonica, the free arcade-style 3D sidescrolling MMORPG enters Closed Beta Testing across Europe today. The gPotato team has prepared a packed schedule of in-game events to give players the opportunity to win some fantastic in-game prizes. With servers now open, beta key holders can log in and experience the vibrant world of Dragotaka!

The Closed Beta is online for ten days between Wednesday 13th May and Friday 22nd May. Players will be able to hone their skills with the game’s frantic combo-based combat as they fight to free the world from the Dark Lord Elga’s minions. Once they have reached level ten, they can access the intense multiplayer mode as Dragonica’s frantic ten player PvP mode becomes available, giving players the opportunity to earn a rare set of combat armour and show off their fighting skills against the best Dragonica players in Europe.

Players who reach level 20 are guaranteed to keep their character names, while participants in the packed schedule of CBT events will have the chance to win some fantastic prizes to help them on their way in June’s Open Beta. Check the website http://dragonica.gpotato.eu daily for the full schedule and information on how to participate.

With low entry specs, gamers on desktop, notebook and netbook computers can enjoy the best in online gaming, all completely free with their free gPotato.eu account.

Competitions are running online for the last remaining beta keys, and players who do not get into the Closed Beta can sign up for when Dragonica opens to the general public in June.

For the full schedule of events and details on how to participate in all the in-game events, check out the official European website at http://dragonica.gpotato.eu daily.

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- About Dragonica –

Dragonica, the free arcade-style 3D side-scrolling MMORPG, is developed by Barunson Interactive and is available this June in English, German and French from the www.gpotato.eu gaming portal. With original keyboard-controlled gameplay, combo-based action that rewards skilful players, a vibrant 3D universe and plenty of tongue-in-cheek humour along the way, Dragonica has universal appeal. It has lots of fun and interesting content to keep players busy including four evolving classes, several PvP modes, over a thousand quests, in-game achievements, an auction house to trade your excess items, pets, housing and wedding systems and much more to come! For more information on the game and to register for the June Open Beta, visit the official European website at http://dragonica.gpotato.eu

About Gala Networks Europe Ltd. & gPotato -

Gala Networks Europe Ltd., is a leading European free-to-play online games publisher. Gala Networks Europe operates the gPotato brand by hosting, publishing and distributing free online games via the www.gpotato.eu portal. Present in Europe for over two years with three successful MMORPGs Flyff, Rappelz and Street Gears, the gPotato.eu portal is now a major destination for online gamers with over a million users. Dragonica, the fourth game of the portal, will be available in Open Beta in 2009 and Allods Online, the fifth game of the portal will be available in Autumn 2009.

About Barunson Interactive -

Barunson Interactive Co. Ltd., is a game developer and publisher founded 2003 in South Korea. Subsidiary of the entertainment group Barunson Inc., Barunson Interactive has developed a significant expertise in game creation and operation through the fantasy MMORPG Dragon Raja and the casual action game S.O.S, both operated in many countries.

For more information, don’t hesitate to visit the official website at http://dragonica.gpotato.eu or contact us directly at contact@gpotato.eu

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