New Advanced Class for the WITCHBLADE Will Be Available on March 5, 2014
February 26, 2014(Dublin, Ireland)– WEBZEN, a global leader in next-generation free-to-play games, releases the NIGHTSTALKER, a brand new class for the dungeon-based MMORPG, CONTINENT OF THE NINTH SEAL (C9).
WEBZEN will open the official teaser site for the NIGHTSTALKER, a new advanced class for the WITCHBLADE . The page can be found at http://c9.webzen.com/
Starting Wednesday, March 5, 2014 (Global Server Time), C9 actionists will be able to access the NIGHTSTALKER, the newest advanced class for the WITCHBLADE. WEBZEN will be teaming up with its media partners to give away FREE in-game rewards to celebrate the release of the Nightstalker.
The NIGHTSTALKER is a mid-range class that can perform powerful summoning and absorbing attacks. She possesses SUMMON and ABSORB skills, which allow her to summon powerful servants to fight for her during battle and absorb the servants to enhance herself to deal massive damage.
Whenever a NIGHTSTALKER absorbs a servant, players will be able to temporarily gain a powerful and unique skill from each servant. Her primary weapon is a Chain Blade, which is a two-handed weapon.
Official Nightstalker Class teaser: http://youtu.be/SdYJZ4i7SSE
Before the Genesis War, Manoa was an earthly paradise. The gods and their worshippers built huge temples and all lived in harmony. The Genesis War changed all that. Akene fell into a deep sleep and the gods who followed her vanished forever.
Manoa became a desert and home to the Witchblades. The magic left behind by the gods drew them in and they began to develop their powers from it. The Dabel Priests called them witches and, not long after, began to hunt them down. Those who escaped the Dabel Priests gathered in Manoa, and soon the Witchblades were a force to be reckoned with. One group of Witchblades was particularly affected by the power of darkness granted to Arad, the black dragon.
Dark powers so close to purity captivated the young girls, and their anger at the Dabel Priests began to grow. In the end, they focused their fury on summoning the fallen god Magnetic Gravito, exiled into the Netherworld by Akene, and redirected his desire for revenge towards the Dabel Priests, laying the groundwork for a new reign of terror. One Dabel priest began to call these Witchblades, who could summon servants from the Nether, Nightstalkers.
ABOUT CONTINENT OF THE NINTH SEAL
CONTINENT OF THE NINTH SEAL (C9) takes players to the fantasy world of Glenheim, in which they fight against evil forces and gigantic monsters. Utilizing extremely powerful melee, ranged and magical skills, players will fight swarms of evil, demonic forces using FPS style controls in a huge, dungeon-based 3D world. Information on C9 can be found at http://c9.webzen.com/ and on the gPotato portals ( http://c9.gPotato.com and http://c9.gpotato.eu).
Founded in Seoul, South Korea, in 2000, WEBZEN Inc. (KOSDAQ) is a leading global developer & publisher of online/mobile games. WEBZEN is continuing its tradition of pioneering the full 3D MMORPG MU ONLINE with CONTINENT OF THE NINTH SEAL (C9), the METIN series and an array of exciting game titles slated for release in the global game market.
WEBZEN has expanded its service to Europe, North and South America and other countries by operating the gPotato portals which have over 25 million registered users. WEBZEN is currently working on the upcoming release of the MMORPG ARCHLORD 2, MU 2, and the mobile games MU THE GENESIS and HEALING STORY: MAUI as well as other games under development. Further information on WEBZEN and its games can be found at WEBZEN.com, gPotato.com and gPotato.eu.