Monday, January 7, 2008


Granado Espada has gone through first update this year. The new region called for high level gamers.
takes place inside a body of a Giant, and has one field, and three dungeons. Here you get to face high level monsters(level 120) and its almost impossible to beat them alone. This is where you need team work! HanbitSoft has made a promotion movie trail on , and it will be introduced tomorrow! So don't miss it!


Hellgate: London is opening a party this Friday to celebrate its open beta service,
And we hope you could join us!

Date: January 11th, 2008 (Friday)
Time: 7:30 pm. ~ 9:30 pm.
Place: Melon Ax Hall (Kwang Jin Gu, Seoul Korea)
VIPs: Bill Roper, Eric Liu, Aletheia Simonson from Flagship Studios
Special Guests: Various Korean music artists

Please refer to attached file and event URL.
Event page:

Play Groove Party in Korea from Today!

Groove Party Opens in Korea

Seoul, Korea – January 8, 2008 – HanbitSoft announced today that online dance game Groove Party ( is having its pre-open beta service started today for Korean market.

Groove Party tested its system and network quality through focus group test last December and it is now ready for the open beta. Groove Party opens its client download site at noon today, to prevent the overflow of the download, and starts its pre open service at four in the evening. Groove Party’s pre open lasts until the game starts official open beta, which will be announced shortly.

Groove Party is currently in open beta service in China, with big supports from Chinese players. Groove Party also advanced into Taiwan last week, and will be distributed to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao.

“It is more than grateful to have Groove Party finally present to Korean gamers,” said Alex Kim, CEO of HanbitSoft, and added “it took us a long way to finally open Groove Party in Korea because we wanted to make sure we have what gamers want. From the help of gamers who have been waiting for Groove Party’s open, we could achieve what we wanted. I hope they will like it.”

HanbitSoft announced that they will announce the date for Groove Party’s open beta service in Korea as soon as they review the systems and network status from pre open beta service.

Groove Party Enters Taiwan

Groove Party Enters Taiwanese Market
From December 20th until 23rd, All HanbitOn Members Are Invited

Seoul, Korea – January 7, 2008 – HanbitSoft announced today that online dance game Groove Party ( has entered into Taiwanese game market.

HanbitSoft has made a publishing rights contract with Taiwan Index Inc., for publishing Groove Party in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao.

“We are excited to publish Groove Party here in Taiwan. I heard Groove Party is loved by many gamers in Korea and China,” said Po-Yuan Lui, CEO of Taiwan Index, “With HanbitSoft, we will perform our very best.”

Taiwan Index is the subsidiary Gamania Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd., which has wide experience with high ability of publishing various Korean online games.

Groove Party is upgraded with stable service and updates of contents through service in China, and there is much more chances to go more abroad,” said Alex Kim, CEO of HanbitSoft, “Groove Party started its service in overseas market China first before home base in Korea, which is very rare in this industry. We believe Groove Party’s previous experience in China will lead to success in Korea as well.”

Groove Party is an online rhythm action dance game developed by ZNE Entertainment. Groove Party will start its pre-open beta service in Korea tomorrow, January 8th, and move on to the next milestone.