June 3, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Shanda Games Limited (NASDAQ: GAME, "
" or "the Company"), a leading online game developer, operator and publisher in
, announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary Actoz Soft Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ: 052790.KQ) fixed the subscription price for the newly issued shares in the recent proposed rights offering in Korea on
May 30, 2013
The subscription price is successfully set to be
per share. Under the previous announcement, Actoz will issue 1,900,000 new shares, equivalent to an issuance amount of
). The newly raised capital will be used to (i) strengthen
mobile games strategy by investing in areas including game developments, licensing, investments and acquisitions, and global operation and distribution, and to (ii) repay the majority part of the outstanding payable Actoz owed
for acquiring Eyedentity's 20.5% shares in October 2012. The total cost of acquisition was
and the outstanding payable was approximately
, which will be paid off after the completion of rights offering. The expected listing date of newly issued shares will be
June 25, 2013
Actoz is a leading mobile game publisher and developer in Korea. Among some of its recent mobile games were "Million Arthur," "
" and "Mini Gears." As of
June 3, 2013
owned an approximate 51% stake in Actoz.
This statement is not an offer to sell nor does it seek an offer to buy any securities in the United States or in any jurisdiction where such offer or sale is not permitted. Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration, and any public offering of securities to be made in the United States will be made by means of a prospectus that may be obtained from the issuer or the selling security holder and that will contain detailed information about the company and management, as well as financial statements.
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