June 4, 2007
IRVINE, Calif. - May 24, 2007 - K2 Network, Inc. ( www.k2network.net), an online game publisher, announced today that a select group of media and gamers will be able to test out its epic MMORPG, Sword of the New World: Granado Espada, in an exclusive beta starting June 4 before the public (open) beta begins June 15.
From June 4 through June 14, 2007 all interested North American and European press, Fileplanet subscribers and consumers who have pre-ordered the game will have the opportunity to experience the stunning and uniquely crafted gameplay of Sword of the New World before anyone else. The private beta will be hosted at www.swordofthenewworld.com.
"We know that this game is highly anticipated and we are thrilled to finally allow some key gamers and press a chance to get their hands on the game," said Grantley Day, Vice President of Development at K2 Network. "I believe that this is a game that sets itself apart from other MMORPG's on the market and I am confident that once people get a taste of what Sword of the New World has to offer, they will be anxious to spread the word to everyone."
Anyone interested in being part of the open beta which starts June 15 and continues through early July should visit http://www.swordofthenewworld.com/register-beta.php now to sign up.
Media interested in obtaining an account for the V.I.P. beta should contact Mika Kelly of Clever Communications ( email@example.com) or Chris Clarke of Freeform Communications ( firstname.lastname@example.org). Accounts will be distributed within 24 hours of the request.
About K2 Network
K2 Network, an online game publisher and community service management company, publishes and services highly engaging online games and cultivates dynamic player environments. The company puts "Gamers First" with compelling titles, exciting communities, creative pricing models, quality customer service, and frequent updates based on user requests. K2 Network currently has 8.5 million registered users and offers War Rock, Knight Online, Global MU Online, Red Stone and Sword of the New World: Granado Espada. Company headquarters are in Irvine, Calif. More information can be found at www.k2network.net.