Sina Tech, 12/30/11
Chinese online game developer and operator Shanda Games (Nasdaq: GAME), a subsidiary of Shanda Interactive (Nasdaq: SNDA), has said that it will launch a trial version of the martial arts MMORPG World of Legend II (Woool II), developed by its Immortal Studio game development studio, sometime in Q2 2012. Shanda Games also said that Immortal Studio will release a tower defense-style browser game next year.
Shanda's first studio for original game development, Immortal Studio was founded in 2003. Since then, in addition to World of Legend I and II, the studio also released Woool: Legend of Heroes in 2009, social networking MMORPG Legend of Immortals in May 2011, and Duobao Chuanshi also in 2011.