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WEBZEN Announces Second Beta Celebration for MU REBIRTH

Beta Testing for New MU Adaptation Begins August 8

July 26, 2013 (San Jose, Calif.) ndash; WEBZEN Inc., a global leader in next-generation free-to-play games, announces the official Second Beta Celebration for MU REBIRTH: The Official PvP Server, a new adaption of the classic fantasy RPG, MU ONLINE. Second beta for this heart-stopping MMORPG begins August 8, 2013 at 2:00 am and ends August 21, 2013 at 8:00 am (Global Server Timendash; Schedule subject to change, please check http://tinyurl.com/MURebirthFacebook for updates).

Open beta for MU REBIRTH has been postponed to provide gamers a second chance to experience WEBZENrsquo;s new action-packed RPG during the testing period. The Second Beta Celebration will be available to all players and does not require a beta key code for activation. All user activity during second beta (including character creation, leveling and item purchases) will be saved after the beta period has concluded. In addition, WEBZEN will host special giveaways to kick off the return of MU REBIRTH:

    <*> W Coin Giveawayndash; Players will be rewarded with W Coinscopy; just for being a part of MU REBIRTHrsquo;s second beta! All participants who log into the game will automatically receive 100 W Coins. For every 10 Rebirths , each player will receive an additional 100 W Coins (Players will be rewarded for up to 50 Rebirths, which can be redeemed for 500 W Coins). The Top 10 Rebirth Players will also be rewarded with 10,000 W Coins. (W Coins will be distributed on August 28 (GST) after maintenance. Please check WEBZEN.com for promotion regulations.) <*> Free Cash Giveawayndash; WEBZEN will be teaming up with various MMO sites to offer players free in-game cash. During the beta period, gamers can visit WEBZENrsquo;s partnering sites to obtain free item codes, which can be redeemed for 3000 cash points. These free credits can be used to purchase weapons, armor, enhancements and other items in MU REBIRTH.
For giveaways, please contact:

Deanna Peter

Webzen Marketing/PR Associate


Phone: (619) 316-0527


MU REBIRTH is a thrilling new adaptation of the highly acclaimed 3D MMORPG, MU ONLINE. While based on the classic gaming style of the original fantasy RPG, the game focuses heavily on PVP interaction and features three exciting new components: faster leveling (players can level up to 400 in just one to two hours), a new Rebirth option (players can to start their characters at Level 1 to accumulate points, while their stats remain the same) and a wide selection of free items (redeemed with in-game cash, which can be earned for free within the game). MU REBIRTH will also offer daily events administrated by GMs that WEBZEN has hired from all over the world. Localized service for servers in each country will ensure that all players will have the best gaming experience possible. Details can be found at http://murebirth.webzen.com

About WEBZEN Inc.

Founded in Seoul, South Korea, in 2000, WEBZEN Inc. (KOSDAQ) is a leading global developerpublisher of online/mobile games. WEBZEN is continuing its tradition of pioneering the full 3D MMORPG MU Online with Archlord, Continent of the Ninth Seal (C9), Arctic Combat (aka BATTERY), the Metin series and an array of exciting game titles slated for release in the global game market.

WEBZEN has expanded its service to Europe, North and South America and other countries by operating gPotato portals which have over 23 million registered users. WEBZEN is currently working on the upcoming release of the MMORPG Archlord 2, MU 2, the mobile game MU The Genesis and many other games under development. Further information on WEBZEN and its games can be found at WEBZEN.com .

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