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Shanda Games' Subsidiary Actoz Ranked 8th on Google Play's Global Publishers by Monthly Revenue

 Shanda Games' Subsidiary Actoz Ranked 8th on Google Play's Global Publishers
                              by Monthly Revenue

PR Newswire

HONG KONG, March 15, 2013

HONG KONG, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanda Games Limited (NASDAQ: GAME,
"Shanda Games" or "the Company"), a leading online game developer, operator
and publisher in China, announced today that according to statistics released
by App Annie, an industry leader in app store analytics, Shanda Games'
subsidiary Actoz (KOSDAQ: 052790.KQ) took the 8^th overall ranking on Google
Play's global publishers by monthly revenue in January 2013.

Actoz is a leading online game publisher based in Korea. Following the launch
of its first mobile game in September 2012, Actoz has published four mobile
games in Korea: "Million Arthur," "Monster Empire," "Battle Arena" and "Fallin
Fallin."

"We are extremely pleased to see Actoz continue to shoot up the charts since
it began publishing mobile games late last year," said Mr. Xiangdong Zhang,
Chief Executive Officer of Shanda Games. "Actoz's phenomenal success so far
demonstrates the success of our mobile game strategy as well as our ability to
operate products for specific overseas markets. We are excited by the
possibilities this presents and plans are already in place to bring some of
its existing mobile games to other markets including China. We believe these
developments will help to increase our mobile game operational and financial
performance in the future."

Safe Harbor Statement

This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are
made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Statements in this announcement that are not
historical facts, including but not limited to statements regarding the launch
schedule of the Company's mobile games in different markets including China,
the games' performance in these markets, and the future potential of the
Company's mobile games business, represent only the Company's current
expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections and are forward-looking
statements. These forward-looking statements involve various risks and
uncertainties. Important risks and uncertainties that could cause the
Company's actual results to be materially different from expectations include
but are not limited to the risk that there are delays in the launch of, or the
Company is unable to launch mobile games in different markets as expected, the
games fail to meet the expectations of end users, and the Company's mobile
game business fails to meet expectations, as well as the risks set forth in
the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission,
including the Company's annual report on Form 20-F. The Company does not
undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as
required under applicable law.

About Shanda Games

Shanda Games Limited (NASDAQ: GAME) is a leading online game developer,
operator and publisher in China. Shanda Games offers a diversified game
portfolio, which includes some of the most popular massively multiplayer
online role-playing games (MMORPGs) and advanced casual games in China,
targeting a large and diverse community of users. Shanda Games manages and
operates online games that are developed in-house, co-developed with
world-leading game developers, acquired through investments or licensed from
third parties. For more information about Shanda Games, please visit
http://www.ShandaGames.com.

About Actoz Soft

Actoz Soft Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ: 052790.KQ) is a leading developer, operator and
publisher of online games. Actoz holds co-copyrights to several of the
leading online games in China, including Mir II and Mir III. Actoz has also
licensed online games to other markets, including Europe, Japan, India,
Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan. In addition, Actoz develops online
games and operates certain online games in its home market of Korea. For more
information about Actoz, please visit http://www.actoz.com.

Contact

Shanda Games Limited:
Ellen Chiu, Investor Relations Director
Maggie Zhou, Investor Relations Associate Director
Phone: +86-21-5050-4740 (Shanghai)
Email: IR@ShandaGames.com

Christensen:
Christian Arnell
Phone: +86-10-5826-4939 (China)
Email: carnell@ChristensenIR.com

Linda Bergkamp
Phone: +1-480-614-3004 (U.S.A.)
Email: lbergkamp@ChristensenIR.com

SOURCE Shanda Games Limited

Website: http://www.actoz.com
 
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