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Sept. 4 2014 - ANKAMA today announced that the tactical MMORPG WAKFU is coming to Steam on Sept. 18 in select countries*, including the U.S.

The current closed beta for WAKFU will end on Sept. 16. Beta players will keep their progression and items acquired throughout the testing phase; there will be no server wipe. To thank the closed beta players, a special item inspired by the Valve universe will be available.

To start the WAKFU adventure on Steam, a limited number of closed beta keys are available at:


Players can redeem the code on Steam and start playing now, but once the codes are gone, they’ll have to wait until the official launch on Sept. 18.

More information about WAKFU can be found on the official website:  www.WAKFU.com

Press Contacts for Ankama Group

Zac Gunnell / Johner Riehl

(310) 477-2871, Ext. 670 / Ext. 664

zgunnell@wonacottpr.com / jriehl@wonacottpr.com

*Brazil, United States, Korea, Republic of, Russian Federation, Argentina, Taiwan, Thailand, Germany, Ukraine, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Viet Nam, Poland, Venezuela, Spain, Australia, Romania, United Kingdom, Peru, Colombia, Japan, Belarus, Sweden, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Uruguay, Lithuania, Philippines, Turkey, Hungary, Italy, Guatemala, India, Czech Republic, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Austria, Serbia, Netherlands, Portugal, New Zealand, Estonia, Denmark, Ireland, Israel, Bulgaria, Croatia, Morocco, South Africa, Singapore, Moldova, Greece, Finland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Pakistan, Puerto Rico, Jordan, Algeria, Norway, Honduras, Bahrain, Nepal, Barbados, Ecuador, Mongolia, Belgium, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands, U.S., Georgia, Macedonia, Slovenia

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