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Who: First Planet Company and Planet Calypso

What: For the next twelve days normal skill gain (experience points) in hunting, mining and crafting will be doubled. Since skills can be easily sold inside the game for actual money this is a chance to both build up characters and bank accounts. If you engage in hunting, mining or crafting activities during this promotion period, the system will automatically allot double skill gains to the activity related skill.

Where: Only at the MMORPG with the largest real cash economy, Planet calypso

When: Available immediately, this "Double Skill Gains" promotion will run from September 18th until midnight on September 30th.


First Planet Company is the developer and publisher of Planet Calypso, the largest real cash economy MMORPG in the world. It is also the first MMO to use Crytek's stunning CryENGINE 2 for amazing graphics and physics. Six years after the initial launch as Project Entropia, the game is now called "Planet Calypso" and its real cash economy, using a fixed exchange rate of 10:1 between its PED currency and the USD, is still the mainstay of this MMORPG. Players have the ability to play for free and participate in a unique virtual economy with real prospects.

Planet Calypso is a free download available today. For more information please feel free to simply go to our new website at www.planetcalypso.com.

About First Planet Company

First Planet Company AB is a subsidiary of the MindArk Group. First Planet Company AB develops and markets Planet Calypso, a Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG) based on the Entropia Platform, and is part of the Entropia Universe. Set in a distant future, the planet Calypso is home to an expanding human colony struggling with the natural and economic elements involved in establishing their new civilization.

For more information on First Planet Company (FPC) and Planet Calypso please contact us at the numbers above or go to our website at http://www.planetcalypso.com


Press Contacts: Frank Campbell David Tractenberg

fc@mindark.com david@tractionpr.com

+46 31 607 362 (310) 453-2050

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