Zentia is a free-to-play global MMORPG that takes place in a Chinese fairy tale world, describing itself as “Charmingly Hardcore.”  The game is jointly produced by Changyou and Pixel Soft . Pixel Soft originally debuted the game in China. Changyou, who has introduced more humor and social aspects, among other changes. Open Beta for the North American version was released October 13, 2010.  The North American version of Zentia officially closed at 11:59 PM PDT on August 13, 2012.