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MU Season 12 Part 1 Arrives Along with New Server on April 25th

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Pre-registration for the new server, VANAHEIM, is now available on the official website.

Seoul, Korea – April 11th, 2017 – WEBZEN, a global developer and publisher of free-to-play MMO games, today announced that the full-3D MMORPG MU Online will release its newest content update MU Season 12 Part 1 on April 25th, 2017 (UTC).

MU Season 12 Part 1 will allow players to discover a brand-new map, "Nixies Lake", along with new monsters and an even more powerful boss, "Nix". Nixies Lake, once the most beautiful lake on the MU continent, is faithfully guarded by Spirit Nixie and Nix. In addition to the new map, new Holyangel armor and Darkangel weapons will be available in the game.

For more information on MU Season 12 Part 1, players are invited to check out the following video clips, featuring a special sand-art display illustrating the new story:

- Legend of Nixies Lake: http://bit.ly/MU-Season12-Part1-video1

- Jumping into the New World: http://bit.ly/MU-Season12-Part1-video2

To accompany the update announcement, WEBZEN has also opened pre-registration for MU Online's new server, VANAHEIM. From today through to April 24th, players can click the "Pre-register" button to receive rewards, including the 1st Lucky Item Package, Scroll Package (3 Days) and Talisman of Ascension 2 (3 Days), all available on the new server. VANAHEIM will go live on April 25th.

Full details on the new server and forthcoming update are now available on the official website: http://muonline.webzen.com/events/season12-part1

For more information on new features and events, interested players are invited to check out MU Online's official website at: http://muonline.webzen.com/, and join the official Facebook community at: https://www.facebook.com/MUWEBZEN/ .

About MU Online

MU Online is a full-3D MMORPG and one of the leading online games developed in Korea. A compelling fantasy RPG based on the legendary continent of MU, players can choose from eight unique classes to embark on their adventures: Dark Knight, Fairy Elf, Dark Wizard, Summoner, Rage Fighter, Magic Gladiator, Dark Lord & Grow Lancer. MU Online is a pioneer of 3D MMORPGs and has established the basic framework that many online games continue to utilize today.


Webzen Inc. (KOSDAQ) is a global developer and publisher of MMORPGs MU ORIGIN, MU ONLINE, 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 its global game portal webzen.com with 60 million players from all over the world. WEBZEN is currently working on the releases of PC MMORPG MU LEGEND and mobile golf game SHOT ONLINE M, amongst other game titles. Further information on WEBZEN and its games can be found at www.webzen.com .


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