August 10, 2011
Shanda Games Limited (“Shanda Games”) (Nasdaq: GAME), a leading online game developer, operator and publisher in China, announced today that one of its leading games, Dragon Nest, received
“China Most Popular Online Game Award”,
“Asia Best Design Award”, and
“Asia Best Technology Award”
at the Asia Online Game Awards Ceremony organized by the Hong Kong Game Industry Association on August 2, 2011, in Hong Kong.
The Asia Best Design Award recognizes the best game system design from conceptual development to system operation and other relevant considerations. The Asia Best Technology Award recognizes excellence in technical achievement, from programming to game engine performance.
“Dragon Nest is one of the most successful new games launched in Asia in 2010,” said Mr. Alan Tan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Shanda Games. “The awards reaffirm Dragon Nest’s popularity and game quality. Shanda Games’ prominent recognition in the contest also illustrates our leading position in this rapidly growing industry. We will continue to add new content and game play into Dragon Nest to maintain the game’s outstanding performance going forward.”