Elgin, Scotland– June 25th 2013– Hunted Cow Studios announced today that it is increasing the Eldevin?closed beta level cap. Players will now be able to continue their journey through Eldevin and experience hours of new content and epic story. Featuring fully real time MMO-style combat with over 200 unique abilities and talents, early reviews and opinions of the beta have been very positive with MMOAttack.com rating the beta at 8 / 10 and saying,“For a browser game, you don't get much better.”
Producer John Stewart said,“We're very pleased to open up more of the game to our community. We've had thousands of players jumping in and enjoying the game and we're very close to starting our open beta weekends. Over the next two months we've got a very busy schedule of updates and we're going to continue to rolling out improvements during this time. We feel Eldevin is going to be one of the best browser-based games on the market and the development team are all extremely dedicated to making this happen!”
About the Game
Eldevin is a free to play game; players will be able to play through the entire game to the maximum level, access all areas, quests, crafting and events. You'll be able to experience the epic story, participate in all the group dungeons and engage in competitive PvP, for free with no limits. During this phase players will be able to communicate with the developers on Hunted Cow's beta forums.
Eldevin is a new story-driven game, set in a corrupt fantasy world on the precipice of all? out war. Players can join the Eldevin army, or the Mages of the Arcane Council, in a quest? to recover the magical artefacts that have taken the kingdom to the edge of disaster.
In the Eldevin closed beta, players are now able to experience the first 35 levels of the game while specializing in any of the six talent trees: Templar, Warrior, Assassin, Ranger, Mage and Prophet. They will also be able to participate in 7 cooperative group dungeons with other adventurers, level up in the 14 different professions, take on the 'Trial of the Champions' and experience a wealth of story-driven content as they fight to defend the lands of Eldevin Kingdom.
Eldevin features an epic storyline in which the player will play a pivotal role in the defence of Eldevin Kingdom. During the first 35 levels the player will fight against both threats from within as well as the agents of the Infernal Empire, such as henchmen, demons and battlemages. Eldevin features exciting content designed for both solo and group play, hundreds of items and a vast world to explore.
The game runs entirely within a web browser, using Java technology. This means it runs? on all major web browsers, with no additional downloads or lengthy installation. Eldevin does not? require high end graphics processors and will work on the majority of netbooks, laptops? and desktops running Windows, Mac OS or Linux, making Eldevin accessible to almost? every computer user.
Players wishing for a chance to participate in the closed beta test can apply now at https://beta.eldevin.com
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About Hunted Cow:
Hunted Cow Studios was formed in September 2003 by Andrew Mulholland (Hoofmaster) and Glenn Murphy (Cowboy) in the small but friendly town of Elgin. The company's first website– CowPlay was launched the same year. This website offered free multiplayer correspondence chess.
Five months later, Hunted Cow Studio released its second online game titled Gothador, followed shortly by Fallen Sword, which has rapidly grown to become one of the most popular massively multiplayer online roleplaying games available, its engrossing setting and stories drawing in hundreds of new players daily.
The company is now working on the highly anticipated browser-based, 3D massively-multiplayer online role-playing game, Eldevin, which promises to revolutionise the genre. Hunted Cow has also released several new mobile games, with the company's launch title Tank Battle: 1944, complemented by Civil War: 1863, Tank Battle: North Africa, Battle Dungeon: Risen and the recently released Pyramus.
Mr Andrew Mulholland
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Mr John Stewart
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