Genre: Free to play Action MMORPG
Platform: Web Browser
This story driven 2-D side scrolling action browser MMORPG takes on a retro arcade style where players go up against evil as heroic adventurers. The game is very combat/beat-em-up focused where characters can unload explosive attacks, racking up combos to do increased damage and taking on more challenging creatures as they progress through the game.
- Retro arcade beat-em-up style gameplay
- Take on quests from NPC’s who will reward you with gold and experience
- Play as three different classes: Knight, Rogue and Valkyrie
- Recruit AI sidekicks
- Upgrade skills to best suit your place style
- Enchant and equipment to increase your Battle Rating
- Join or create your own Guild
- Uncover powerful artefacts with the Excavation System
- Be rewarded with devotion points for daily quest completion
- Take on the Hero Dungeons and Nightmare Dungeons
Knight - a night Elf raised amongst the nature of the wild forests he has learned a balance and composure that makes him a devastating combatant as well as the sophisticated grace of nobility
Rogue - using double edged swords the rogue has a passion for killing and whilst his blades are as deadly as they come it is the night and the shadows that are his true weapon
Valkyrie - from a dying race she is thought to be tied to Thor, explaining her power and mastery of illusion, the world there is nothing false about her beauty and prowess in battle
Players gain XP through completing quests and killing monsters on their journey, in doing so they are able to level up and when meeting certain level requirements can unlock new skills, which cost gold and Skill Points. Skills come in five different ranks that are colour-coded to show how powerful they are and can be automatically advance to the next rank by upgrading them to a certain level, typically increasing attack and defence values. Skill points are primarily earned through completing Nightmare Dungeons and Hero Dungeons.
Whilst much of the game’s content can be done by solo players the hero dungeons and more difficult nightmare dungeons are recommended to be done by parties of groups up players due to the challenging nature of these areas. There is a daily limit to panic dungeons a player is able to challenge, and each one costs stamina points to enter. If players are successful in completing the dungeon challenge and they are rewarded with XP, gold, skill points and a chest (either a nightmare chest or heroic chest depending on the dungeon type) that yields even greater rewards.
Those players that like to get involved in dungeons and don’t to join random groups all the time they may be interested in joining a Guild or, if they are level 50 and have the required 3 million gold, create their own. Guild Masters are able to rank up and increase the abilities of their Guild, which can provide benefits to the Guild members themselves. As well as these boosts players that are in a Guild are able to join various Guild based events.
In the designated combat arenas players are able to fight against each other, and automatic matchmaking service that is based upon the various character attributes and data as collected by the server. When joining the arena players will see five appropriate player opponents that they are able to challenge, each opponent will show what a player’s new rank would-be if they defeated this opponent therefore encouraging players to fight higher ranked players. Players are able to access the arena 10 times per day, each of which has a cooldown between fights, and players are able to earn gold and honor depending on their rank.
Items and Gear
Players are able to discover and equip various items and gear for their characters to increase their abilities and skills. As well as the standard quality that weapons and armour coming players may also wish to enchant their equipment, which costs gold but will directly improve a characters Battle Rating. As well as the enchanting system players can also use the Excavation feature which is on locked when players complete the prerequisites level 54 quest. From here players can try to recover various lost artefacts and ancient remains left behind from ancient civilisations, with each artefact excavated the players Max HP will be boosted and players will gain a further bonus if they managed to recover items that are linked together.
The game is free to play but players are able to purchase Diamonds as the premium currency using real-world cash, which are typically used to instantly cooldown those features such as dungeons and the arena so that players can instantly jump back in them without having to wait.