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BUENA PARK, Calif. (December 18 th, 2013) – WarpPortal, known for publishing the PC titles Ragnarok Online & Ragnarok 2, and Mobile title Ragnarok Online: Valkyrie Uprising, today announced the global launch of   Tower of Ascension exclusively for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® . This Unreal 3 Engine technology powered title, puts high quality graphics, and fast-paced action to the palm of your hand.

“Using the Unreal 3 Engine has allowed us a lot of room to create deep quality rich environments and gameplay…” stated Jay Choi, COO of Gravity Interactive, “…the developers are still hard at work coming up with more cool stuff that will keep Tower of Ascension fresh, fun, and evolving for months to come. We’re ecstatic to bring mobile gaming to a whole new level.”

Tower of Ascension was created using Unreal Engine Technology, to bring PC quality Hi-definition graphics previously unseen in a mobile title. This Online RPG takes advantage of the mobile network and offers a variety of multiplayer and community gameplay that you come to expect from PC games.


·         Short playtime required to experience main content

·         Battle system based on reaction speed of players

·         Hack and Slash Combo Battle System

·         Emphasis on reaction time rather than turn base fighting

·         Speedy battles, easy controls, and feedback.

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About Tower of Ascension

Tower of Ascension is a fast pace action-adventure RPG, where you can join friends around the world to fight to become an Immortal. ToA is powered by Unreal Engine technology and promises high end graphics with explosively exciting gameplay.

About WarpPortal

Developed by world renowned Massively Multiplayer Online Game (MMORPG) publishing giant, Gravity Interactive, Inc., WarpPortal is the newest online platform for North American gamers. Users able to utilize a single login-account for multiple game accesses and manage their online accounts for some of the hottest online titles including Ragnarok Online, Rose Online, Requiem: Memento Mori, Dragon Saga, casual games and more. Additional highlights of the site include community forums, online support and the Gateway system-an application that provides users’ access to gaming news, community communication and music all from one online application.  More information can be found at

About Gravity Co. Ltd

Established in April 2000, GRAVITY, listed on the NASDAQ (GRVY), is a leading global developer and publisher of a wide variety of online games including both casual and hardcore MMOs online games. The company’s most successful title, “Ragnarok Online,” has about 80 million registered users throughout more than 70 countries worldwide and had been ranked as the most popular online game through the world. GRAVITY is currently focusing on its attention to develop a full line up of mobile game titles including “Tower of Ascension” and sequels of “Ragnarok Online” in the years to come.

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The statements made in this press release that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements." These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and uncertainties. The Company cautions readers of this press release that a number of important factors could cause this event’s actual future results to differ materially from those expressed in any such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, without limitation, product delays, industry competition, rapid changes in technology and industry standards, protection of proprietary rights, maintenance of relationships with key personnel, vendors and third-party developers, international economic and political conditions. The Company may change its intention, belief or expectation, at any time and without notice, based upon any changes in such factors, in the Company's assumptions or otherwise. The Company undertakes no obligation to release publicly any revisions to any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.