EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - May 8, 2013 - The wait is over! Netmarble.com, a leading worldwide online game portal, kicks off the beta test today for the highly anticipated massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) Arcane Saga in North America, South America and Europe. The game revives Prius Online with all-new content and features designed to appeal to today's MMORPG fan. Interested players can sign up to test the game on its official site. The game is scheduled to launch in the first half of 2013.
"With the start of the beta phase today, players will finally get to experience for themselves all of the improvements we've made to the world of Prius over the past year," said Joe Kim, head project manager, Netmarble.com. "We can't wait for players to dive in and begin providing us with new feedback, which we'll use to help polish the game even further in time for launch later this year."
Arcane Saga is set on Prius, a planet cursed by Rashard, the king of all gods, for its creator's defiance. Prius now awaits a foretold hero, the Xenor, to rise and free the world from Rashard's grip. To become the Xenor, players will have to jump into the game and prove themselves worthy. Arcane Saga offers an unrivaled, fast and fun MMO experience, in which players can:
° Create Ruthless Combos - The combo system creates a fun combat style in which players choose the rewards. Players plan combos using any skills learned from jobs, then select corresponding bonuses. Timing is crucial in executing combos, but the perks are worth it!
° Acquire Numerous Jobs - Players can obtain multiple jobs and lea
° rn numerous unique skills; the possibilities are truly endless. The job system provides players the freedom to become whomever they choose to be. Each job focuses on a specific role, such as damage, healing, tanking or player-versus-player (PvP) combat.
° Experience Savage and Challenging PvP - Only one hero can free Prius from Rashard's curse. The competitiveness means bloodshed in the PvP arena as well as Siege events. Players will need to be on their toes and watch their backs for incoming attacks.
Interested players can find out more information via the game's Facebook page. They can also follow the Arcane Saga Twitter page for updates and subscribe to the Arcane Saga YouTube channel to watch the latest trailers.
The global online gaming portal hosts a number of massively multiplayer online games including District 187 and Uncharted Waters Online. Focused on releasing compelling online games for PC and mobile systems, Netmarble.com is a leader in the free-to-play industry and continues to expand with regular offerings of new games.
About CJ Games Global
Established in 2012, CJ Games Global is the U.S. subsidiary of CJ E&M Game Division. Supported by its development studios in Korea, CJ Games Global aims to publish online games for PC and mobile devices in North America, South America and Europe. The company services its players through its game portal, www.netmarble.com.
About CJIG Co., Ltd.
CJ Internet Game Studio (CJIG) was established in 2005 as an affiliated company of CJ E&M Game Division located in South Korea. CJIG offers a competitive edge on game development and top-notch online game management. CJIG previously developed Ys Online and Prius Online - now known as Arcane Saga.