C9 Unveiled the First Major Expansion 'The Ruined Empire'
ByDate: 09-06-2012 Views:
C9 is unveiling the new expansion 'The Ruined Empire'. And prior to the launch, beta keys will be given out through WEBZEN's partners on September 5th (GST), which invites players to a beta server, where players can experience the new expansion beforehand, with a level 50 character.
This expansion features the 4th new continent, 'OKAPIA', which was once a prosperous continent until the death of the corrupted king. New quests and dungeons regarding the conflict in OKAPIA will be introduced. Also, for the first time the character level cap will be released from 50 to 57.
Another highly anticipated attraction is the release of the new class 'Reaperess – The Goddess of Death', which is Shaman's 2nd advancement class with the fastest attack speed among other Shaman classes. 'Reaperess' has unique feature to bleed the enemies upon attack and inflict damage over time.
Additionally, there will be new contents which will challenge players with increased difficulty and rewards such as 'Survival' and 'Hell' mode. Also, 'Skill book' system will be updated to enable players to further enhance their character skills. Skill book items can be obtained by defeating boss monsters throughout the continents.
Meanwhile, GNGWC the Americas region tournament will be held in Los Angeles in October 2012, which WEBZEN is currently receiving applications for teams to participate and compete to become the Americas Region finalist. And at G-Star 2012, finalists that represent different regions will be competing to become the 2012 C9 Global Champions.
Jihun Lee, Head of Global Publishing, said,
"We have contributed a lot of time and effort for the localization of our first major expansion, 'The Ruined Empire'. We would like to ask for extended interest and participation for various events that we are planning together with the launch of our new expansion."