SANTA CLARA, CA (February 14, 2011) – ChangYou.com (US), Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of ChangYou.com Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYOU), today announced that the eagerly-awaited v1.2 expansion for its flagship 3D massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), Zentia, is available for immediate download. This newest update to the award-winning title boasts a number of exciting new features and expanded content which will allow players to enjoy new zones, skills, items, quests, pets, mounts and much more.
"Zentia has been enjoying its international success in both North America and Europe since Fall 2010. With this newest update, we are excited to deliver brand new content and continue to refine the existing world that all players, both veteran and new, enjoy," said Susan Revelt, Senior Producer of Zentia. "We would like to express our sincere gratitude and appreciation to all the loyal fans for their continued support and enthusiasm, and we hope our community will find this update refreshing and engaging."
The v1.2 expansion also launches a brand-new marriage system just in time for Valentine's Day. Couples will be able to participate in exclusive quests, which upon completion will unlock special reward bonuses. In addition, v1.2 will feature a wide range of updates like the Consignment system, the Self Discipline system, a new zone, and an increase in the leveling cap. This latest patch brings a variety of new contents that will provide players with an unparalleled gameplay experience.
In celebration of the expansion release, ChangYou (US) teams up with Tt eSPORTS to launch a Facebook-exclusive sweepstakes that runs from February 16th, 2011 to March 2nd, 2011. All players are invited to participate for a chance to win amazing gaming PC peripherals such as the Shock headset, Meka G1 keyboard, Dashers mouse pad, and a host of in-game prizes. For more information regarding the expansion or promotion, please visit the official website at www.ZentiaTheGame.com and the official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ZentiaTheGame.
- Increased Level Cap: Players can now achieve a maximum level of 80 and unlock new skills and abilities that will aid them in their battle against the demons, monsters and general chaos that was let loose upon the world.
- New High-Level Content: Players with characters level 70 and above are invited to tackle new quests and fight against fierce new monsters and bosses on the just-introduced East Island.
- Marriage System: The strength of a couple’s love will be tested through a series of new couples-only quests. Only those who triumph in these battles will be allowed the privilege of being wed to one another in a glamorous wedding ceremony and reception.
- New Pets and Mounts: Additional creatures have been added to the immense roster of more than 100 different types of pets or multi-person mounts.
- zBay: Trading is fast and easy with the introduction of zBay, Zentia's new consignment system that allows high level items to be sold directly to other players in exchange for tokens.
- Self-Discipline System: A character's experience points can be converted into discipline points which are then used to enhance class-based combat skills.
About ChangYou.com (US)
ChangYou.com (US) is a publishing subsidiary of ChangYou.com, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYOU). Originally started as the MMORPG business unit of Sohu.com in 2003, ChangYou.com became a separate, stand-alone company in Dec, 2007. As a leading developer and operator of online games in China, ChangYou.com has launched three free-to-play massive multiplayer online role-playing games in North America: Dragon Oath, Blade Wars, and Zentia.
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